Assistant Technical Director/Shop Foreman
Theatre In The Park has been producing quality drama in Raleigh for over 60 years as well as the longest running musical adaptation of A Christmas Carol having toured it internationally to great acclaim. We are now seeking a year-round salaried Assistant Technical Director/ Shop Foreman to join our staff. Primary responsibilities include the scenery build, load in and strike of technical elements for a 5-7 show season produced at our multiform theater located in Pullen Park by the NCSU campus. The ATD will assist with the recruitment, coordination and training of volunteer crews and help facilitate occasional rentals or special events.
Successful candidates need to have a passion for training and working with volunteers and should have strong communication and planning skills, demonstrated working knowledge of standard theatre methods, procedures and appropriate safety precautions. Scenic construction experience required, proficiency in other technical areas preferred but not required. BFA/MFA expected. Must be able to lift at least 50lbs, able to work at heights and have a valid drivers license.
Candidate review will begin mid-April and continue until filled. Position may start as early as mid-May.