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Cultural Arts Creatives
50 W Atlantic Blvd, Suite 1
Pompano Beach, FL, United States
Phone: 9548893095
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Technical Supervisor


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Pompano Beach, FL, United States


Theater Technician-Backstage Production


$25.00 per hour

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Part time



Job Description:

Position Overview:
The Technical Supervisor position is responsible for the technical operation of the Pompano Beach Amphitheatre and Cultural Center, including the operation of in-house lighting, sound and A/V equipment, interfacing tour and rental equipment with building systems and coordinating necessary maintenance.
This position will begin as a part-time, event-based position in April 2017 with the opportunity to transition into a full-time position with benefits Fall 2017 based on employee performance review.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Operate, maintain and safeguard the technical assets of the Cultural Center and Amphitheater, including supervising the use of lighting, sound, A/V and communications equipment, and the use and maintenance of stage facilities.
  • Determine the necessary technical supports, such as lighting, sound, staging, A/V and special needs necessary for events and performances presented at the facility in advance of production dates from technical riders, in-person meetings, phone calls or email.
  • Assist in recruiting, training, assignment and supervision of volunteer or paid technical staff for individual shows.
  • Orient facility renters and visiting productions to safety, technical characteristics and other areas of facility operations; facilitate the use of the technical facilities by the resident companies and others engaged by or renting the facility.
  • Monitor the condition of equipment including lighting, sound, and rigging equipment; arrange for the repair and replacement within budgetary constraints; perform preventive maintenance on equipment.
  • Assist with the preparation and control of production budgets; maintain inventory and order specialized supplies.
  • Interact with resident companies, renters and self-presented event promoters in a helpful and friendly manner that represents the Creatives in a positive way at all times. 
Reports to:       General Manager, Amphitheater and Cultural Center

Job Requirements:

Skills and Abilities Required:
·         Maintain irregular and extended working hours, including nights and weekends.
·         Ability to lift, push or pull objects up to 100 pounds using appropriate tools.
·         People and time management skills.
·         Understanding of all aspects involved in theatre (construction, lighting equipment, rigging, sound and A/V).
·         Excellent oral comprehension and expression.
·         Physically fit to kneel, crouch, reach and exert.
·         Familiarity with a variety of control consoles, including ETC lighting consoles and Yamaha digital audio consoles.
·         Proficiency in AutoCAD, Vectorworks or similar platforms.
Education and Experience Required:
·         Bachelor’s Degree in technical theatre preferred.
·         5+ years’ experience working as a Technical Supervisor, Technical Director or similar position in a performing arts venue.
·         Experience advancing professional shows from a technical rider.

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