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Assistant Technical Director in Dallas, TX at Staffing Now

Date Posted: 11/6/2019

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Job Description

SNI has partnered with a company in East Dallas that is a comprehensive scenic studio of skilled crafts people and artisans from all disciplines of the scenic arts in search of a Assistant Technical Director.

The Assistant Technical Director is responsible for managing technical solutions, creating technical specifications and developing safe and cost effective construction methods based on design concepts and visual information. This is a hands-on position related to design, engineering, layout, wood/metal fabrication and general construction.

An Assistant Technical Director must be willing to travel as required by project. This position reports to the Technical Director and Director of Scenic Production.

Key Responsibilities:

Must Have's
* Creating technical drawings for shop build based on designer drawings, layouts, and other visual aids when necessary.
* Draft detailed assembly/installation drawings for use by the production during load in
* Research and order materials and hardware required to execute the construction of designed units
* Actively communicate with construction team to maintain efficient shop production schedules
* Work closely with department heads and subcontractors to meet both budgetary and
scheduling goals
* Communicate with the client and shop supervisory staff during the design and construction phases of the project

Qualifications: (Will look at candidates right out of college theater program)

* Minimum BA or BFA. MFA in Technical Production preferred
* Solid industry experience in technical theater and/or scenic fabrication
* Proficiency with Vectorworks, EnRoute, Illustrator, and MS Office
* Must have outstanding relationship skills and have a team oriented and collaborative work ethic

For immediate consideration please email resumes to