Technical Director/Carpenter

Primary Responsibilities

  • Maintain a good working relationship with all directors and staff
  • Design and construct all sets with the show director
  • Design and implement lighting and sound design for all shows unless a volunteer designer is appointed
    • Provide assistance and guidance to volunteer designers
  • Provide board, executive director, and show director a timeline for set completion. All sets must be completed, painted, and floor ready by tech Sunday of all productions
  • Order, inventory, maintain necessary supplies and equipment
  • Ensure that the scene shop is neat and safe at all times
  • Oversee the technical support staff
  • Coordinate with the set decoration and props crew lead
  • Instruct the stage manager and crew to assure the smooth running of a show
  • Perform safety checks on equipment
  • Coordinate load-in/load-out
  • Inspect the building and grounds to ensure proper maintenance
    • Provide maintenance for
  • Act as the primary contact for all building and grounds maintenance crews.



  • Knowledge of and experience with power tools
  • Knowledge of  carpentry and experience is a must
  • Ability to climb a ladder on a consistent basis and work at significant heights
  • Experience with painting techniques
  • Ability to lift 50-75lbs, when needed
  • Knowledge of technical theatre production
  • Knowledge of audio and lighting technology
  • Flexible schedule; some nights and weekends required.

Salary $35,000/year plus benefits

To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume to  No phone calls, please.