Salary: $52,400 - $77,900
Title: Production Manager
Category: Management and Professional
Date Posted: 03/29/2017
Position Information: Under the general direction of the Chair, plan and coordinate the general operation of the technical aspects of production including scenery, costumes, properties, lights, sound, stage management, box office (oversight), front of house and publicity. Serve as liaison for all scheduling matters related to departmental productions and production facilities, and supervise the work of the entire technical staff.
Minimum Requirements: VectorWorks,Autocad, Lightwright and Microsoft Office proficiency
Strong problem recognition/avoidance/resolution skills.
Understanding of and dedication to the concept of educational theatre and film production and the working learning environment
Effective verbal and writing skills
Knowledge of theatrical and film systems, including lighting, sound, rigging,AV/Video, cameras and editing equipment
Strong knowledge/skills in all aspects of financial and personnel administration.
Strong verbal and interpersonal communication skills to communicate complex instructions and information to disparate constituencies.
Knowledge and abilities essential to the successful performance of the duties assigned to the position
Mastery level knowledge in multiple technical theater production areas such as lighting, sound, video, costumes, hair/make-up, properties, scenery, scenic treatment, et cetera.
Knowledge of theatre literature and tradition
Ability to interact with a diverse group of constituents including faculty, administrative staff, technical crews and students
Strong working knowledge of University and collective bargaining policies, practices, rules, regulations, et cetera, including safety rules and regulations.
Preferred Qualifications: Professional experience in the theatre, film and television industry
Additional Information: In the Heart of Inland Southern California, UC Riverside is located on nearly 1,200 acres near Box Springs Mountain in Southern California; the park-like campus provides convenient access to the vibrant and growing Inland region. The campus is a living laboratory for the exploration of issues critical to growing communities' air, water, energy, transportation, politics, the arts, history and culture. UCR gives every student the resources to explore, engage, imagine and excel.
At UC Riverside we celebrate diversity and are proud of our #12 ranking among the nation for most diverse universities (US News and World Report 2013-2014). Become part of a place that fosters success for all its constituents, students, faculty, and staff, and where work/life balance and campus culture are integral to our way of life.
UCR is ranked 55th among top public universities (US News and World Report 2013-2014).
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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