The Department of Drama Produces 4 Main-stage productions a year and provides support to approximately 150 studio productions. The Technical Fabricator will act as the properties manager for those four (4) main-stage productions and will oversee and manage the prop shop. Perform a variety of technical fabrications for stage scenery and infrastructure resources such as scaffolds and curtains, conventional stage and TV building and rigging systems; utilize wood, steel, plastics, fabrics, adhesives and other materials, for productions in Department of Drama
High School diploma
Additional education and/or training in aspects of theatrical production/design
3 years' experience with technical fabrication for theater.
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Demonstrated knowledge of scenic carpentry, rigging, basic steel arc and/or MIG welding, and basic sewing. Ability to read mechanical drawings and assess materials' specification. Proficiency in the use of operating saws, power tools, welding equipment, and other pneumatic and/ or hydraulic equipment. Ability to meet deadlines and follow schedules and instructions. Knowledge of job- related health and safety issues to identify potential hazards
Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Ability to interact with diverse audience including sutdents
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