Job Opportunities

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 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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