Arlington, VA 22206
Signature Theatre, a Tony-award winning LORT B theater in the Washington DC metro, seeks an experienced Assistant Technical Director. Signature produces an average of eight mainstage productions each season in two flexible-seating spaces: the 275 seat Max Theatre and the 112 seat Ark.
Signature Theatre also produces a series of cabarets, a student production through our education department, and facilitates a series of readings and workshops of new works.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The Assistant Technical Director is responsible for assisting the Technical Director in all aspects of planning and executing scenery for company productions, participates in the design and engineering of new seating configurations for the theaters, and leads the carpentry crew in the construction and installation of scenery.
Qualified applicants will possess a diverse background in scenic construction, engineering, overhead rigging, and automation; excellent problem solving and communication skills; proficiency with AutoCAD and Creative Conners systems; and be a strong collaborator. Must be able to lift 75+ pounds and possess and a valid driver’s license.
The Assistant Technical Director is a salaried, exempt position. with excellent benefits including medical, dental, disability and life insurance; vacation, sick and parental leave; as well as complimentary and discount tickets.
For consideration, please forward a resume and cover letter to Jim Gross at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please use the subject line: “Signature Assistant Technical Director Position.”
SIGNATURE THEATRE IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. APPLICANTS FROM DIVERSE BACKGROUNDS ARE STRONGLY ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.
October 14, 2019 -
Commensurate with Experience