Technician Temp (P/T Casual), CPTN11183PARTS

Glen Ellyn, IL
Apr 26, 2017
Institution Type
Community College

Set-up, operate or take down theatrical costumes, lighting, sound and stage equipment, (including sets and props), for Arts Center events (load-ins, rehearsals, performances and load-outs.)

Position Title: Technician Temp (P/T Casual), CPTN11183PARTS

Duties of Position:

  • Executing sound plots for theatrical productions.
  • Set-up and cable wired and wireless microphones, speakers, direct inputs and other sound equipment.
  • Operate sound equipment including mixing consoles, reel-to-reel and cassette tape decks, CD and DAT recorder/players, amplifiers, equalizers, compressor/limiters, and special effects.
  • Executing specific stage lighting requirements.
  • Hang, circuit, color and focus stage lighting equipment.
  • Operate manual and computerized lighting control consoles.
  • Set-up and operate follow spots.
  • Executing specific stage scenery requirements.
  • Set-up and shift scenery, wagons, revolves, etc.
  • Operate power driven stage equipment including lifts and winches.
  • Operate special effects devices including fog and smoke machines.
  • Painting scenery from designer's painter elevations acting as scenic artist.
  • Executing special rigging requirements.
  • Mount and weight flying scenery, draperies, backdrops, scrims, etc.
  • Operate counterweight fly system.
  • Executing specific costume requirements, such as stitch and cut, manage wardrobe.
  • Act as dresser for rehearsals and performances.
  • Executing specific make-up requirements.
  • Set-up and operation of projection equipment including slides, film, video, gobos and scene machines.
  • Loading and unloading of scenery, props, lights, etc. from vehicles at AC loading dock.

Experience and Education:



6 months experience in an area of technical theatre.


High school graduate.



One year regular experience.


One year college.

Equipment & Working Conditions:

Theatrical lighting, sound, stage and costume construction equipment.

Heavy lifting up to 50 lbs., climbing ladders and catwalk.

Department: Performing Arts - PARTS

Position Type: Temporary - TP

Pay Type: Hourly Non-Exempt


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