• Technical Director, Sound and Media

    Posting Number 2018-4690
    Posted Date 1 month ago(6/19/2018 8:15 AM)
    Location : Location
    US-NY-New York
    Department
    Undergraduate Drama (Administrators)
    School/Division
    Tisch School of the Arts (TS1035)
    Compensation Grade
    Band 52
    Union
    N/A
    FT/PT
    Full-Time
    Category
    Marketing/Advertising/Public Relations/Media/Video/Audio
  • Position Summary

    To oversee all aspects of the implementation and safe installation of temporary theatrical sound and media plots for Undergraduate Drama productions; inventory,track, and maintain department sound, and projection equipment; and to provide instruction to Undergraduate Theatre majors in theatrical sound and media production.  Oversee staff and manage assigned budget.

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Qualifications

    Required Education:
    Bachelors of Arts degree

    Preferred Education:
    Master of Fine Arts in Technical Production or Projection or Sound Design

    Required Experience:
    Min 3 years technical/supervisory experience in projection, sound design and installation. Experience in communicating sound design or technology to diverse audience. Experience administering budgets.

    Preferred Experience:
    Min. 4 to 5 years of technical/supervisory experience in projection, sound design and installation. Familiarity with aspects of professional New York theatre. Member of United States Institute Of Theatre Technology (USITT) and United Scenic Artists (USA) or International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE).

    Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
    Strong organizational, drafting, and rigging skills. Excellent communication skills as well as 'team building' ability. The Sound & Media Director is expected to remain well versed in the current standards and practices, both educational and professional, of Projection, Sound Design, Advances and new technology as it relates to production. Computer literacy in Windows and Mac operating systems; applications: Microsoft Office, Vectorworks Spotlight, AutoCAD, LightWright, Protools, Apple Logic Studio, SFX, Q-Lab

    Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
    Ability to interact with widely diverse audience

    Additional Information

    EOE/AA/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

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