Posting Number 2018-4626 Location US-NY-New York Posted Date 2018-06-06 Union N/A School/Division Gallatin School of Individualized Study (IS1014) Department Name : Theater Production FT/PT Full-Time
The Gallatin School of Individualized Study provides a distinctive liberal arts education for a diverse student body. Our faculty foster passionate intellectual commitments from learners and prepare them for a world in which managing knowledge is key to success. Guided by the philosophy that self-directed learning is the key goal, the faculty seek to cultivate an environment conducive to intellectual exploration across traditional academic disciplines, and they insist on active student engagement in developing the direction of their own education. Our highly specialized and deeply engaged advisers guide students in their intellectual explorations toward an interdisciplinary approach to problem solving.
The Gallatin School of Individualized Study is seeking a Production Manager to manage and support a variety of productions and events approved by Gallatin's Office of Special Event during the academic year and summer. Interview, hire, and evaluate performance of student staff. Oversee seamless execution of all Gallatin events, productions, gallery installations, and other bookings in theater and gallery spaces.
Required Education: Bachelor's degree in Fine or Performing Arts or equivalent experience.
Preferred Education: Master of Fine Arts in stage management, lighting, technical direction.
Required Experience: 2 years' relevant experience or equivalent combination. Must include experience with theatrical productions, event management, administering budgets, and supervising staff.
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills. Knowledge of industry, local, and national safety standards. VectorWorks, Lightwright, ION lighting console, and basic audio board operation. Ability to read and draft designs, schematics, construction blueprints, and plans.
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