ASSISTANT TECHNICAL DIRECTOR/HEAD CARPENTER

Yale Undergraduate Production and Theater Studies seek a Technical Director to oversee all aspects of theatrical production work for a 10-14 production curricular season.

Responsibilities include: Provide robust safety oversight for production season; collaborate with staff and faculty in a range of offices; train, mentor, and supervise students during strikes, load-ins, and other tech activities; hire, train, and oversee graduate student employees; maintain and improve theater equipment; coordinate yearly workshop series; lead 2-4 workshops/year. Requirements include: Demonstrated mastery of scenic construction; knowledge of lighting, sound, and projection fields; experience in education and professional environments. Preferred: MFA. Non-standard work schedule including evenings and weekends. Full-time seasonal (10 month) renewable position with full Yale benefits. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.

Yale University considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of an individual’s sex, race, color, religion, age, disability, status as a veteran, or national or ethnic origin; nor does Yale discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity or expression.

To apply, visit https://your.yale.edu/work-yale/employment/careers-test/yale-universitys-online-hiring-and-recruitment-system then select Search Openings on 2 screens. Search for STARS Requisition 44585BR. Please include a cover letter referencing position 44585BR.

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