Job Posting Technical Assistant


Technical Assistant, Florence Little Theater Florence, South Carolina 
Status: 25-30 hours per week, production weeks could be longer, "at-will" employee; Evenings and weekend hours required during productions, classes, rentals. 
Pay: $12.00 per hour
Reports to: Technical Director 

Provide support for the technical side of operations at the Florence Little Theatre. The goal of this position for the technical coordinator to be able to support all aspects of FLT’s technical needs. (rough carpentry, painting, or artistic experience preferred)

Potential Duties may include but are not limited to:

  • Set construction, painting and decorating (includes moderate to heavy lifting)
  • Collecting materials required for the building or decorating of sets
  • Set deconstruction and organization of building materials after set is struck
  • General technical and staff support on nights of shows
  • Production Lighting support as needed
  • Production Sound support as needed
  • Building maintenance as needed (hanging plaques, installing hardware, installing shelving, cleaning fountain etc. 

Qualifications: HS Diploma or equivalent is preferred, background check required, 

How to Apply: Please submit a cover letter, resume, and list of three references to No Phone Calls, please.

The Organization: Florence Little Theatre provides excellence in theatre entertainment and education in an environment of friendliness and mutual respect, which encourages community participation and support. Now in its 95th year, the Florence Little Theatre is more committed than ever to the pursuit of this mission, with a strategy to reach all segments of the community and to realize its full potential as a regional and educational resource for the theatre arts. 

FLT's Mission Statement • To provide excellence in live theatre entertainment • To reach out to the entire community, thereby, ensuring a diverse volunteer participation • To educate people of all ages in the skills of live theatre and encourage them to reach their full potential as they participate in productions • To introduce the youth in our local schools to the art of live theatre through our Children’s Theatre program • To provide the best professional and volunteer leadership at all levels of the theatre’s operation • To maintain good stewardship of finances so that contributors and supporters can be assured of the financial integrity of the Theatre