Associate Technical Director

Associate Technical Director

Renaissance Theatre Set Designer and Technical Coordinator


The Renaissance program at Bethel University is seeking a full-time Associate Technical Director, to provide overall support for departmental activities and events, and to oversee the technical needs for all theatre productions. This person will be responsible for design and implementation for multiple productions each year.  Design and creativity, the ability to lead students, and being a part of a creative team are all a part of this position. 



Experience and Qualifications:

·      Ability to create designs and drafts including, but not limited to ground plans, scale drawings, construction documents, and/or artistic renderings.

·      Working knowledge of rigging equipment and techniques, lighting, stage management, sound, and all other production elements involved in the creative process.

·      Supervisory experience in a scene shop preferred.

·      Good verbal communication skills to teach technical students.

·      Multi-tasking, flexibility, and attention to detail are all desired traits. 

·      Must have full knowledge of all scene shop equipment.

·      Master’s Degree preferred, but not required. 

·      Ability to work flexible schedules, including nights and some weekends.