Assistant Technical Director
Imperial Theatre, Saint John, New Brunswick
Full Time – salary
Daytime/Evening/Weekends (Variable Hours)
Imperial Theatre is one of Atlantic Canada’s busiest venues for live performance. Our employees enjoy working in a fast paced, casual, and exciting environment.
In collaboration with the Technical Director, the Assistant Technical Director provides organizational support to the local and touring crews.
Responsibilities shall include, but are not limited to the following:
Assist Technical Director with advancement of upcoming performances
Organizing and supervise staff on show days
Sub in for lighting, sound or fly positions when needed
Assist with load-ins and tech process for shows
Acting as the liaison between Administration, Front of House and Technical Department during show conditions
Troubleshoot any issues that may arise during a performance
Organize and co-ordinate technical maintenance days, and assist in any work that takes place
Attend Department Head meetings or any others committee meetings requested by TD or administration and complete tasks/projects that may result
Successful candidates will have:
Previous experience with live performance/theatre
Experience in motivating and supervising staff
Excellent communication skills and ability to maintain a positive attitude in stressful situations
People skills: persuasiveness, patience, tact and the ability to deal with ‘artistic temperaments’
Ability to cope with long hours and ever changing schedule
A valid driver’s license is an asset
Live sound experience is an asset
Theatre lighting experience is an asset
How to apply:
More information can be found on our website www.imperialtheatre.nb.ca. To find technical information follow the ‘Rentals’ link.
Please apply in confidence by email to:
Please include Pick Me for ATD in subject line.
We thank all who express interest in this position, but only those chosen for interviews will be contacted.
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