Technical Director for Theater

Hesston College seeks a part-time Technical Director for theater. The technical director works in collaboration with the theatre director to produce two main stage productions per year and one student-directed one act. The technical director designs sets or translates designs into the creation of sets in keeping with the director’s vision; directs all technical aspects of productions while mentoring student leaders and crews; acquires materials and equipment needed for productions; maintains and organizes lighting, sound and set assets; and attends rehearsals to supervise and lead technical aspects. Qualifications: thorough understanding of all aspects in technical theater including set and prop construction, lighting, sound and projection equipment and rigging; skills in people, time management and a focus on safety; ability to work within a budget; ability to collaborate with department faculty, student designers and crew. Applicant must demonstrate a commitment to Christian higher education and the mission and values of Hesston College. After reading Confession of Faith in a Mennonite Perspective, 1995, be prepared to discuss your understanding of the major tenets. Review of applications begins immediately and continues until the position is filled. To apply, send application, curriculum vitae, original transcripts from post-secondary institutions attended to Sandra Zerger, Ph.D., VP of Academics, Box 3000, Hesston, KS 67062. EOE