Long Wharf Theatre
New Haven, CT 06511
LWT is on an unprecedented journey where art and activism can live side by side. We are committed to building a boundary-breaking theatre with, for, and by the New Haven Community.
We are seeking a Lighting Supervisor to oversee the electrics department and electrics requirements for all shows, events, and rentals. Responsibilities include collaborating with technical department heads, designers, and directors, hiring and supervising crews, tracking labor, maintaining equipment, rentals, budgets, and fabrication of custom practicals and effects.
Candidates should be highly organized, detail oriented, have strong written and verbal communication skills, management experience, the ability to operate well under pressure, value a safe work environment and work well in a team atmosphere. Other responsibilities include plot preparation, running load-ins and strikes, and equipment maintenance. Position requires understanding of VectorWorks, Lightwright, ETC Ion, conventional lighting, automated lighting, and LED’s.
Candidates must be able to and comfortable with climbing ladders, work at heights for prolonged periods of time, possess a strong work ethic, the ability to work independently, possess a valid driver’s license required (subject to a motor vehicle record check), and have the ability to lift 50 Lbs.
All applicants will be considered. Annual starting salary range is $45 -50K plus benefits.