Technical Supervisor Seasonal

Aug 08, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Emerson College

Technical Supervisor Seasonal

The Seasonal technical Supervisor works with the Senior Production Manager to coordinate production activity in the theatre performance and production support facilities of the Office of the Arts.
This includes the Cutler Majestic Theatre, Paramount Theatre, Semel and Greene Theaters, Black Box Theatre, Bright Family Screening Room, Paramount Studios and scene shop.
This person will support backstage operations of the Office of the Arts venues including directing crews.
Assist facility users by providing expertise in operations as well as venue equipment.
Work with technical operations team to provide superior production values in Office of the Arts.
This person may teach courses and train and supervise students as needed.

Campus Location: Boston Campus

Required Knowledge:
Bachelors Degree Strong Organizational skills and ability to multi-task, prioritize, manage stressful operations Strong interpersonal and communication skills, including food listening skills Experienced with Word and Excel Must have prior knowledge and experience in at least two of the following: Theatrical Lighting, Audio, Stage carpentry, Properties, Production and Event Management

Preferred/Desirable Knowledge:
EMS Scheduling Software Google Calendars ABI

Required Prior Work Experience:
2-4 years work experience in a professional theatre

Diversity Statement:
Emerson College believes diversity enriches the educational experience by providing students with the opportunity to learn from individuals who may have different backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives. Engagement with diversity in the curriculum, in our co-curricular offerings, and all other aspects of the College enhances the personal and intellectual growth of all members of our campus community. Emerson is committed to strengthening communities, including our workplace, by fostering the development of the intercultural competencies necessary for meaningful citizenship in an increasingly complex, pluralistic society.

Open Date: 08/07/2017

Classification Title: Intermediate Support

Salary Grade: 13

Job Family: Support

Job Duties:
  • Serve as Technical Supervisor on Duty (TSOD) for shows, events, work calls and rehearsals as assigned. The TSOD will: Be responsible for backstage safety Implement Emergency Evacuation Plans Communicate with Front of House personnel Communicate with outside users and crews Maintain and protect house equipment Enforce house rules and supervise part-time Emerson employee stage crew members and stage door supervisors.
  • Facilitate and provide production Client communications and support for all user of Office of the Arts facilities Maintain production schedules in shared electronic calendars and databases Individual Work Activities

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