Theatre Intern - Technical Director/Scene Shop Supervisor
The Alma College Department of Theatre and Dance seeks applicants for the Theatre Intern-Technical Director and Scene Shop Supervisor. The position will oversee the construction, painting and dressing of scenery and props for four theatre productions and coordinate with the Heritage Center Facilities Manager to insure the smooth integration of lights and sound for each production. Duties include:
Supervising student crews and paid student assistants;
Ordering supplies and equipment;
Organizing and supervising the strikes for each production;
Organizing a safe working environment and ensuring that proper safety procedures for the operation of power tools and hand tools are followed in the scene shop and the theatre; and
Maintaining regular weekly student crew contact hours throughout the production process, including extended hours during each production's tech week.
Minimum requirements include a B.A. in Theatre with a concentration in the technical areas of theatre. This is an 8-month, full-time position.
Application review begins immediately. Send cover letter, resume/vita, and information for three professional references to: Joe Jezewski, Department of Theatre and Dance, Alma College, 614 W. Superior St., Alma, MI 48801 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
A Phi Beta Kappa institution, Alma is a selective, baccalaureate liberal arts college committed to academic excellence and an equal opportunity employer committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse faculty, staff and student body. For more information about the College and available positions, visit www.alma.edu.
Posted: Mon, April 15th, 2013 at 3:40PM