The Technical Director is responsible for the planning, construction, installation and strike of scenery for Department of Theatre productions, as well as the coordination of all production elements for each show. Duties include managing the setup and teardown of scenery; supervising professional staff, including a full-time Assistant Technical Director and teaching of students and volunteers. The successful candidate will supervise and manage the scene shop, prepare work calls, production calendars, budgets and planning for scenic materials. The Technical Director will advise and collaborate with the Department of Theatre on scheduling, allotment of budgets and technical considerations of current and future seasons. The Technical Director will create and manage production schedules, coordinate and maintain a safe and properly stocked scene shop, prepare, organize and supervise the shop for classes in stagecraft and related technical and design courses. The Technical Director will also coordinate use of scene shop and other spaces scheduled for Department of Theatre activities with Zoellner Arts Center technical staff. The Technical Director will teach as an Adjunct Professor for Department of Theatre in their area of expertise as assigned by the Department Chair.
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