Summary of Job Duties
Under the direction of the Technical Director (TD), the Scene Shop Manager oversees scenic, painting and properties area. Responsible for the execution and installation of scenic and properties designs related to the department's season for theater and dance productions. In conjunction with the TD, is responsible for pricing and buying necessary supplies for both production and shop needs. Maintains scene shop equipment and oversees safe practices in shop. Responsible for stage properties inventories. Responsible for the hiring and supervision of limited staff and student employees. Responsible for the supervision of student assistants assigned to this area. Teaches and supervises student labs and evaluates their work for grading purposes. Works closely with other shop supervisors and assists them when requested. May serve as technical director and/or production supervisor for departmental productions. Also, assists, as time permits, with scenic construction, scenic painting and/or stage properties for classroom-related productions.
Two years practical experience with strong carpentry, rigging, welding, and technical skills; ability to interpret working drawings and work closely with faculty, staff, and students.
For primary consideration apply by 5/13/19 at www.ucsb.edu/jobs. Job ID 20190214.
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