Randolph-Macon College is looking for a part-time Technical Director and Scene Shop Manager

By | January 8, 2023

Randolph-Macon College is looking for a part-time Technical Director and Scene shop manager. Generally, the shop is open afternoons, M-F. There is some flexibility available. Some additional hours for production work may be required. 

The TD/Shop manager is responsible for the safe and efficient operation of all technical aspects of the just-opened Cobb-Kesler Theatre and Shop. Working with the scenic and lighting designer for each production, the TD/SM advises on technical needs and assists with budget and time estimations for construction and installation of scenery and lighting. The TD/SM then plans, supervises, and assists with set and stage construction and painting, and lighting and sound installation. The TD/SM will attend all necessary technical rehearsals prior to opening of each show to supervise and assist in the technical aspects of mounting the productions. 

In addition, the TD/SM will perform minor repairs and preventative maintenance on equipment; maintain inventory of necessary supplies; assist in budget preparation; and supervise all regular shop sessions to accomplish the needs of the Theatre Program and support the safe and efficient operation of the Cobb-Kesler Theatre and Shop.

The Technical Director/Shop Manager reports primarily to and works with the Faculty Designer and Director of the Theatre Program to accomplish the needs of the program.

Randolph-Macon College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, marital status, disability, or veteran status in its education or employment programs or activities. 

Please send a pdf cover letter and resume to Gregg Hillmar by email only at ghillmar@rmc.edu. Review of applications will start immediately.

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