The Argyros is a world class venue in Ketchum, ID that presents music, dance and theater along with hosting events for the local community. The Assistant Technical Director reports to the Director of Production and works to ensure events run smoothly. Opportunities for growth and skill development exist in this position.
Key Position Objectives:
Runs events at The Argyros either as a Lighting Director or Sound Engineer
Works on venue change overs and events setup
Ensure a safe working environment
Serve as Production staff lead on events as needed
Operate events as either a Lighting Designer, Sound Engineer or Video Operator
Ensure production equipment is maintained and in good working order.
Recommend equipment purchases
Ensure that The Argyros is a safe venue for staff, artists and patrons. Facilitate staff training as appropriate.
Participate in weekly production meetings.
Maintain a broad knowledge of state-of-the-art technology, equipment, and/or systems; participate in professional development activities as appropriate.
Other duties as assigned
Bachelor's degree in a performing arts field or 2-3 years of experience in a performing arts roadhouse or on tour with a national level act
Demonstrated basic knowledge of (or the ability to learn) equipment, systems, and practices across all live production disciplines, including lighting, audio/video, and rigging
Demonstrated experience with standard theatrical work rules and general conditions for professional stage crews.
Ability to lift 50 pounds
Commitment to a collaborative and positive work environment
Initiative and ability to work independently and as part of a team
Proficient knowledge of computer and software skills including Windows, Mac operating systems, Microsoft Office Suite, Google G Suite.
Excellent communication through written and verbal skills.
Able to quickly strategize, prioritize, and coordinate logistics for event support.
Basic Stage Management experience in a theatrical and/or corporate setting.
Additional Salary Information: Health and Dental Plan is offered
Salary is dependent on experience
About Argyros Performing Arts Center
The Argyros is a new, state-of-the-art Performing Arts Center in Ketchum, Idaho. The 25,000 square-foot facility includes a main theater with variable seating up to 462, a studio performance space, and an outdoor plaza. It is open, spacious, inclusive and a gathering place for the entire community. The Argyros presents local, national and international artists, ensembles and events and features a wide variety of programs for everyone, including music, theater, comedy, dance, speakers, films and educational workshops. The flexible performance and event spaces enable all types of small and larger productions, events and gatherings year-round. It is a perfect cultural, educational and social complement to the area’s exceptional outdoor recreational amenities.