- Job Type: Officer of Administration
- Bargaining Unit:
- Regular/Temporary: Regular
- End Date if Temporary:
- Hours Per Week: 35
- Salary Range: $65,000 - $69,000
The salary of the finalist selected for this role will be set based on a variety of factors, including but not limited to departmental budgets, qualifications, experience, education, licenses, specialty, and training. The above hiring range represents the University's good faith and reasonable estimate of the range of possible compensation at the time of posting.
Work in collaboration with the Schapiro Production Manager & Thesis Technical Director to oversee planning and execution of scenic and technical designs for 60+ productions in a season in multiple venues.
ASSISTANT PRODUCTION MANAGER: 60% (Schapiro)
Under the supervision of the Schapiro Production Manager, oversee planning and execution of scenic and technical designs at Schapiro Theatre.
CARPENTER: 35% (Lenfest)
Under the supervision of the Thesis Technical Director, assist in planning and execution of scenic and technical designs for all 3rd year production.
In collaboration with Production Management, supervise the development of detailed and correct working plans/drawings for the physical productions based on plans submitted by artistic staff; provide creative solutions to production problems that are within the scope of budgetary, labor and schedule parameters.
Ensure the safe and accurate installation of all physical elements for all student productions in the performance spaces.
Ensure safe operating procedures in accordance with OSHA and other regulatory agencies protocols in the performance spaces.
Coordinate production logistics as the on-site supervisor at the performance spaces.
ADDITIONAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES AS ASSIGNED: 5%
- Bachelor???s degree or equivalent experience.
- Ability to work independently with assigned tasks.
- Flexible work schedule required, with evening and weekend hours as assigned by the Director of Production.
A resume and cover letter must be submitted to be considered for the position.
- At least two-years field experience in theatre is preferred.
- Demonstrated skill in scene shop management and scenic element construction preferred.
Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran
Columbia University is committed to the hiring of qualified local residents.