Technical Assistant/Stage Manager

The departments of Dance and Theater at Skidmore College seek a Technical Assistant/Stage Manager in Dance and a Technical Assistant in Theater. This is a full time, renewable, 9-month academic year position. We are particularly interested in candidates from under-represented backgrounds who have experience working with students from diverse backgrounds that can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic programs. Bachelor's or equivalent professional experience in Theater. Demonstrable ability as a scenic artist and props crafts-person required along with the ability to lift 50 pounds. Experience with ETC light boards, Q-Lab sound software and video editing software preferred. The successful candidate must be able to work with students from a wide variety of majors and skill levels. Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Will accommodate a September start for the right candidate.

To learn more about and apply for this position please visit us online at: https://careers.skidmore.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=57641 Skidmore is a highly selective liberal arts college with a reputation for its creative approaches to just about everything. With its relatively small size and student-faculty ratio, the College is a close-knit academic community. Skidmore is known for its faculty of teacher-scholars devoted to the instruction and mentoring of undergraduates; approximately 2,400 talented men and women from some 47 states and 46 countries. We encourage applications from under-represented groups as well as individuals who have experience with diverse populations; women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply.

Skidmore College is committed to being an inclusive campus community and, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, national or ethnic origin, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, predisposition or carrier status, domestic violence victim status, familial status, dating violence, or stalking, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. Employment at Skidmore College is contingent upon an acceptable background check result.