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Technical Designer/Detailer (Drafter) in Dallas, TX at Staffing Now

Date Posted: 11/1/2019

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    Dallas, TX
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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 Technical Designer/Detailer (Drafter).

The Technical Designer is responsible for designing and providing technical solutions, creating technical specifications and developing safe and cost-effective construction methods based on design concepts and visual information This position reports directly to the Technical Director and Director of Scenic Production.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Create technical drawings for shop build
  • Draft detailed assembly/installation drawings
  • Research and order materials and hardware required for construction
  • Actively communicate with construction team
  • Work closely with the production team to meet both budget and scheduling goals
  • Monitor shop standards and quality control
  • Communicate


  • Minimum BA or BFA. Technical Production degree preferred
  • Solid knowledge of stagecraft practices; shop fabrication experience recommended
  • Proficiency with Vectorworks, Enroute, Illustrator, and MS Office
  • Experience with automation and electronics
  • Must have outstanding relationship skills and have a team oriented, collaborative work ethic
  • Ability to work overtime

For immediate consideration, please email resumes to