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Technical Theatre Coordinator

Dallas College
District Office

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Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Community College
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Job Details

Job no: 501300
Work type: Full-time
Location: District Office
Work Schedule: Monday-Friday (8:00-5:00)

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Salary Level

Salary Range (Full-Time)
$3,583.33 mo. - $4,120.83 mo. (dependent on experience and other considerations)

Hourly Rate (Part-Time)
$20.67 per hour

Business Travel


Position Type

Position Summary
Oversee and provide direction in the use of the theater facility and technical theater operations. Coordinate the design and construction of sets or stages, as well as lighting and technical equipment for all productions.

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Knowledge of technical operations, methods, materials, practices and procedures involved in theater technical productions. Demonstrated experience in system operation and support for all theater audio, video, lighting, rigging and dimming systems. Comprehensive knowledge of the methods used for multiple production set designs and construction, lighting design, and sound/projections. Must follow and implement DCCCD policies and procedure. Ability to work collaboratively with faculty, production staff and guest artists in a diverse environment and provide training and guidance to students involved in productions. Knowledge of design theory and principles and how they are executed in various production specialties. Comprehensive knowledge of safety measures and hazards related to theater productions. Research, assess and identify specific information needed to clarify a situation when making a decision. Looks at the overall picture, and considers the outcome and possible effect on employees and productivity. Demonstrated organizational skills with the ability to prioritize tasks/assignments, and strong oral and written communication skills to engage with individuals from diverse populations.

Physical Requirements
Reasonable accommodations may be made to individuals with physical challenges to perform the essential duties and responsibilities. Construction of sets and placement of lighting requires the ability to bend, stoop, crawl, and climb. Ability to lift and place sets that may weigh up to 50 pounds.

Minimum Knowledge and Experience
• Bachelor’s degree and three years of work-related experience. Knowledge and experience in the safe operation of power tools.
• Some evenings and weekend hours required dependent upon production needs and performance duties.
• Current and valid Texas driver’s license required.
• ***Will be subject to criminal background check. Some positions may be subject to a fingerprint check.***

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Coordinates technical requirements for all events scheduled at the campus location/theater facility and schedules, and develops the annual calendar for the Performance Hall Arena. Oversees the construction of props, scenery, costumes and electrical work necessary for stage lighting and the movement and placement of risers, pianos, podiums, sets, and other related equipment. Supervises technical rehearsals and acts as Technical Manager for theater productions given at the location. Provides work direction to students and other employees working on production events and/or class activities. Responsible for the setup and operation of electronic sound equipment (microphone, speakers, etc.) and lighting systems for rehearsals and productions. Provides training in the use of lighting and audio/video control equipment, and the use of microphones and cameras. Maintains calendar of events and coordinates the use of campus facilities. Coordinates activities of performance and meeting areas including scheduling rehearsals, staffing, technical needs assessments and technical assistance. Performs routine maintenance and repair of theater and shop equipment. Notifies appropriate person/department of major repair needs. Maintains inventory of theater equipment and prepares reports as necessary. Develops budgets and monitors expenses. Demonstrated organizational skills, time management and oral and written communication skills to engage with individuals from diverse populations. Performs other duties as assigned.

The intent of this job description is to provide a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities performed by incumbents of this job and shall not be construed as a declaration of the total of the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position. Incumbents may be directed to perform job-related tasks other than those specifically presented in this description. Position requires regular and predictable attendance.

Advertised: 21 Sep 2021 Central Daylight Time
Applications close: 15 Nov 2021 11:55 PM Central Standard Time


Since 1965 the seven colleges of DCCCD — Brookhaven, Cedar Valley, Eastfield, El Centro, Mountain View, North Lake and Richland — have served more than 3 million people. That's a lot of students! The colleges of DCCCD equip students for successful living and responsible citizenship in a rapidly changing local, national and world community by providing: — the first two years of a bachelor's degree — more than 100 high-demand career programs — enrichment and certification classes for a lifetime of learning — professors who are dedicated to your success, not a research grant — unparalleled quality at a tuition you can afford Check out jobs over on our careers page at

Industry                                                        Higher Education
Company size                                               5,001-10,000 employees
Headquarters                                                 Dallas, Texas
Type                                                              Educational Institution
Founded                                                        1965
Specialties                                                    Higher Education, Technical Certificates, and Vocational Degrees and Certificates


Locations                                                      The District Office (DO) houses the core districtwide administrative operations.
                                                                      We are situated just south of downtown Dallas, across the street from Dallas Police HQ and South Side on


District Office                                               1601 S Lamar St, Dallas, Texas 75215
District Service Center                                  4343 IH – 30 Mesquite, TX 75150
Eastfield College                                           3737 Motley Drive Mesquite, Texas 75150
El Centro College                                          801 Main St. Dallas, Texas 75202
Richland College                                           12800 Abrams Rd. Dallas, Texas
Brookhaven College                                      3939 Valley View Ln. Farmers Branch, Texas
Cedar Valley College                                    3030 N Dallas Ave. Lancaster, Texas 75134
Mountain View College                                4849 W Illinois Ave. Dallas, Texas
North Lake College                                       5001 N MacArthur Blvd Irving, Texas 75038

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