This is a Temporary, Full-time position.Category: Management
The Arts Club Theatre Company is currently accepting applications for the position of Technical Director, for a six (6) months interim position. This person shall be responsible for all aspects of production at the Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage and will assist the Technical Director for the Granville Island Stages in the ongoing supervision and direction of the Production Department.
Other responsibilities shall include, but are not limited to the following:
• Liaison with Designers and Production Manager
• Cost analysis and budget control of all pre-production and postproduction costs
• Hiring and supervision of Production Staff in related areas
• Supervision of the scenery & costume shop facility and stages
• Supervision on load ins and load outs
• Assist the Buildings Manager when required
• Assist with the supervision of facilities rentals.
• Will sit on the Joint Health and Safety Committee.
The successful applicant will have thorough knowledge of production techniques and staging principles and will possess the ability to competently lead our talented and motivated Production Staff. This person will also be responsible for the effective co-management of the Company’s production facility and stages and ensure a high standard for all productions. A minimum of three years experience as a Technical Director or related experience is required.
The Technical Director will be self-motivated, possess good inter-personal skills and be able to work in a team environment. Preference will be given to persons holding additional certificates for one, or all of the following; Firearms Acquisition, LE Certificate, 1st Aid, pyrotechnics. A valid B.C. driver’s licence is essential.
Start date: The first week of February, 2010.
Salary: not specified
TO APPLY: Human Resources, Arts Club Theatre Company
MAIL: 1585 Johnston Street, Vancouver BC V6H 3R9
FAX: (604) 688-3273
Please specify in the subject line that you are applying for the Technical Director Interim 6 Month Position.
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: January 31, 2010.
We thank all who express interest in this position, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Job Opening: TECHNICAL DIRECTOR – The Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage – Interim 6 Month Position
The Arts Club Theatre Company operates year round with a reputation for producing high-quality professional theatre in Vancouver, touring productions throughout BC, and developing and nurturing new Canadian talent. ACT is a member of PACT operating under the CTA agreement.
Currently celebrating its 46th season, and with over 200 staff, the Arts Club operates and programs three venues: the 650-seat Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage, the 450-seat Granville Island Stage, the 200-seat Revue Stage. The theatres and the production shops operate under an agreement with IATSE.