The Department of Theatre within the College of Arts and Sciences seeks a Theatrical Lighting Studio Manager to join our team. The College of Arts and Sciences is the largest college and the academic heart of the university. The College hosts 81 majors. With 38 departments, 20+ world-class research centers, and more than 2,000 faculty and staff members, students have the unique opportunity to study with the best artists, scholars, and scientists in their field. The College values diversity and offers a supportive, open, and inclusive community.
The Theatrical Lighting Studio Manager serves as the instructor, supervisor and manager of the Department of Theatre's Lighting Design Studio. The LSM instructs trains, supervises MFA graduate teaching associates, and oversees graduate and undergraduate students in the installation of temporary stage lighting, as part of theatre practicum courses. The LSM manages, constructs and implements the distribution and control systems for conventional and intelligent lighting fixtures and effects for all productions. This position also manages all administrative functions related to the lighting studio: hiring student and intermittent personnel, maintaining equipment, inventory, and budgets, and purchasing. The LSM collaborates with other faculty, staff and students on productions and may design lighting for departmental events and productions.
This is a 12-month position offered for a three-year term beginning July 1, 2019 and ending June 30, 2022.
Additional Information for Applicants::
A resume and cover letter are required to be attached to your application in order to be considered for this position.
Bachelor’s degree in theatre, or an equivalent combination of education and experience; extensive experience in and knowledge of stage lighting including instrumentation, distribution, dimming and control systems; teaching experience.
ETCP Certification; training in intelligent lighting technology and programming; experience specifying, repairing and running electrical, network and DMX distribution; strong communication and organizational skills; experience with budgets and resource allocation; knowledge of electrical safety guidelines.
Target Salary: $47,476.00 - $50,000.00 Annually
Job Category: Administrative and Professional
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