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Listing Information: The Milburn Stone Theatre at Cecil College, in North East, MD seeks a Technical Director, a full-time salary, exempt position.(approx. 1 hour away from Philadelphia and 50 minutes from Baltimore)General Duties: The Technical Director has the responsibility for the technical operations of the theatre, including lighting, sound, set design, construction coordination, and necessary maintenance. Milburn Stone Theatre produces 8-10 musicals, plays and/or concerts annually in house, as well as hosts 8+ rentals throughout the year, and hosts several college events throughout the academic year. The Technical Director reports to the General Manager.Responsibilities:Operates, maintains and safeguards the technical assets of the theatre, including supervising the use of lighting, sound, communications equipment and the use and maintenance of stage facilities.In collaboration with the Artistic Director & Production Manager contracts Artistic Staff & Crew as needed for each production, including rentals if not already provided by rental companies.In collaboration with the General Manager & Artistic Director, asses the needs for each rental company, as well as helps coordinate the schedule for when they are in the facilityAsses supply needs and completes purchases in collaboration with the General ManagerAdvises the lighting, sound, and/or set designers on the technical specifications, usage of technical equipment required for the individual show. Reviews, approves, and implements final designs.Supervises the Assistant Technical Director and Production Assistants, including scheduling, training, evaluating, delegates daily tasks to complete set and stage construction in a timely manner.In collaboration with the Production Manager hires Crew for each production.Assists in training, scheduling and assignment of technical crew for individual shows. During tech week and performances, supervises the crew members as well.Orients artistic staff including rentals and volunteers to safety, technical characteristics and other areas of facility operations.Monitors the condition of equipment including lighting, sound, and rigging equipment; arrange for the repair and replacement within budgetary constraints; facilitates preventative maintenance on equipment.Maintains inventory on all equipment and supplies.Attends tech week rehearsals in order to supervise and assist in the technical aspects of mounting the show. Will share the responsibility of attending all performances with the Assistant Technical Director in addition to strike and work calls.Supervises all rigging.Maintains the safety and cleanliness of all work spaces.Assists in set construction as needed.Performs other duties as assigned.Requirements:Bachelor?s Degree RequiredPreferred: Master?s Degree in related fieldPreferred: Experience in one any of the following: Audio Engineering, Master Electrician, Light Designing, and/or Set DesigningDeadline: For best consideration please apply by May 31, 2019To apply, please visit https://careers.jobscore.com/careers/cecilcollege/jobs/technical-director-bpBWxQzQar6z9KcR_n82lY?ref=rss&sid=68or visit https://www.cecil.edu/about-us/employment for more information About Cecil College:Founded in 1968 to meet the post-secondary and continuing education needs of Cecil County residents, Cecil College has been serving the community and shaping its future for nearly 50 years. The College is governed by a Board of Trustees appointed by the governor. The College?s fifth president, Dr. Mary Way Bolt, reports directly to the Board of Trustees.Cecil College is centrally located in Maryland?s most northeastern county, just one half mile from Interstate 95. It is easily accessible from Philadelphia and Baltimore, as well as from Wilmington, Delaware.With a diverse student population, Cecil College enrolls approximately 2,500 credit students and 3,400 non-credit students. Cecil offers associate degrees, certificate programs and non-credit classes. Cecil offers a variety of associate degree and certificate programs.Through its open admissions policy, Cecil College provides learning opportunities for all who have the desire and ability to benefit from its courses and programs, regardless of age, gender, ethnic origin, sexual orientation, disability, or socioeconomic status.