This is a Permanent, Full-time position.Category: Technical
Province: Duncan, British Columbia
Position: Technical Director
Deadline: June 14, 2019
Posted: May 27, 2019
Job Description / Duties
We are currently seeking an experienced Technical Director to join our committed team. Reporting to the Arts & Culture Division Manager, the Technical Director is responsible for the administration and coordination of the technical services of the Cowichan Performing Arts Centre and the Arts & Culture Division, which are services owned and operated by the CVRD. This exempt position is responsible for: supervising unionized Assistant Technical Directors and casual technical staff; advancing shows with our clients; and budgeting, coordination, and maintenance of all technical requirements relating to the Cowichan Performing Arts Centre and the Arts & Culture Division.
Qualifications / Required Skills
The successful candidate will hold a university degree or diploma from a community college in Fine Arts specializing in stagecraft and theatre technical skills and have a minimum of five (5) years of related experience in all disciplines as a Theatre Technician with three (3) years’ experience as a Technical Director, preferably in a unionized setting. Experience supervising technical staff, a Class 5 BC Drivers Licence, and Occupational First Aid Level 1 with CPR C are required.
An equivalent combination of education, training and experience may be considered.
The CVRD provides a competitive compensation and benefits plan. A detailed job description can be found at www.cvrd.bc.ca.
If you are passionate about the arts and are looking for a challenging and rewarding career, we are interested in hearing from you. Please forward your resume in complete confidence quoting Competition AC19052-E before 4:30 p.m. on June 14, 2019, to the Human Resources Division at firstname.lastname@example.org in either MSWord or pdf format, or to 175 Ingram Street, DUNCAN BC V9L 1N8, or by fax to (250)746 2522.
The CVRD would like to thank all applicants. Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Salary: $72,000 to $85,000
The Cowichan Performing Arts Centre is a function of the Arts & Culture Division of the Cowichan Valley Regional District (CVRD). The vision of the Cowichan Performing Arts Centre is to provide the highest quality performing arts to audiences. Since 1978, the Centre has been the premiere entertainment venue in Cowichan welcoming thousands of visitors, patrons, performers and artists to the exceptional 731-seat proscenium arch theatre. It serves the region as a community theatre for local groups, as a roadhouse for touring professional artists, and as a conference and convention facility. With outstanding programming offering music, theatre, comedy, dance and film, we bring local, national and internationally renowned performers to the largest stage on Vancouver Island.