Technical Director

24th Street Theatre

Los Angeles, CA

DESCRIPTION

L.A's 24th Street Theatre is currently hiring an experienced non-union Technical Director.  This is a permanent FT non-exempt staff position, with full health care benefits.

 24th Street is one of LA's premiere theatre venues with a busy schedule of it's own theatrical productions, workshops, and events, and guest productions. This is a great opportunity to become a key part of a reputable team of theatre professionals. 

Qualifications 

·      Min 3 years experience in technical theatre

·      Knowledge of electrical, lighting, audio, video, production scheduling, design elements, computer skills. 

·      Able to troubleshoot and repair theatre equipment

·      Excellent communicator as 24th Street's TD interacts with actors, designers, directors, stage managers, with local children and their families, and with the general public.  We work hard to always maintain a positive working atmosphere, so having the ability to communicate is a must. 

·      Leadership skills; must be a good leader who can supervise volunteers, tech crews, load-ins and strikes.

·      Individual must be self-motivated, well organized manager of time, able to meet deadlines.

·      Must be a team player to interact with other staff members. 

·      flexible, as this is a bustling small theatre which provides new challenges daily.   Ability to improvise is a Must.  

·      Resourceful and creative, able to think out of the box and find alternate/better/different way to make great things happen. And, as for everyone working in a small non-profit, a sense of humor is A MUST!

 

Job Description

·      Oversees all technical elements of all 24th Street productions & events. 

·      Supervises all rental productions and events, load-ins, and strikes.  

·      Repairs equipment and keeps theatre organized inventory.

·      Maintains facility.

·      Works with staff to achieve individual project goals and schedules.

 

HOW TO APPLY

E-mail cover letter and resume to: theatre@24thstreet.org

 

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