Technical Manager

Technical Manager

Employer

Brunswick Community College
50 College Road
Bolivia, NC 28422
Phone: 800-754-1050

Job Location

Brunswick Community College

50 College Road NE

Bolivia, NC  28422

Salary/Grade

$42,000 - $48,000 annually salary

Benefits

Full

Job Category

  • Technical/Paraprofessional

Application Period

Opens: Thursday, October 13, 2022
Closes: Friday, December 2, 2022

Target Start Date

Monday, November 28, 2022

Expected Work Hours

Full time

Reports to

Auditorium Director

Employment Type

Full Time

Minimum Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills or abilities.
  • 5 to 6 years of theatrical setting experience.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills
  • Proficiency with computer applications, general office software

Preferred Qualifications

Working in a fast pace Community College.

Position Description

GENERAL FUNCTION:

Under general direction coordinates and executes all events hosted at the OWA and campus events.  Work involves the responsibility for all technical aspects of productions and rental productions including set up, run, operation, and striking of shows; performing all aspects of stage lighting, sound production, including digital, special effects, stage fly systems, theatrical stage, rigging and safety. Handles responsibility for hiring supervision and training for all part-time technical personnel. Handles responsibility for implementing maintenance plans for the theatre and theatrical systems. Directly overseas the day-to-day technical operation of all production elements and personnel involved in each performance.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provides the safety of audience, performers, and crew.
  • Develops and implements auditorium safety plan.  Deals with fire, police, inspectors, etc., pertaining to auditorium safety and compliance issues.  Insures safety compliance of all technical aspects requested at any campus events.
  • Reviews and supervise execution of all technical riders for professional companies performing at the auditorium.
  • Develops and improves technical riders for local organizations and community groups as well as needs assessment for each reviewed technical rider.
  • Contacts the production personnel of each user group to assess specific technical needs.
  • Arranges for rentals, deliveries, and pickups of all necessary equipment in Odell Williamson Auditorium inventory.
  • Develops budgets for each technical rider.
  • Determines and schedules technical crews to meet with technical riders.
  • Performs maintenance on lighting equipment, sound equipment, cable, connectors, etc; establishes and maintains safety equipment.
  • Keeps inventory of expendable theatrical supplies such as lamp, color filters, gaffer’s tape, connectors, etc.
  • Recommends to Odell Williamson Auditorium Director the purchase of replacement and new equipment as needed.
  • Recommends to Odell Williamson Auditorium Director yearly technical budget.
  • Interviews and recommends for new hire technical personnel.
  • Acts as liaison between performers and technical staff.
  • Trains all part-time technical personnel.
  • Pre-hangs and insures all lighting fixtures for each performance.
  • Arranges curtains, backdrops, and set pieces as needed for each performance.
  • Performs focus and color lighting fixtures for each performance.
  • Sets up speakers, cable, and sound consoles for each performance.
  • Ties in three-phase power for lighting and sound consoles for each performance.
  • Performs the operation of single purchase fly system.
  • Operates and supervises the operation of personnel lift.
  • Operates and supervises operation of lighting and sound consoles as needed.
  • Ties in single-phase power for buses at events.
  • Supervises loading and unloading of production trucks.
  • Maintains and tabulates timesheets for part-time technical crew.
  • Uses a variety of tools such as multimeter, wrenches, adjustable end wrench, screwdriver, socket wrenches, etc.; a variety of supplies such as theatrical lamps, color filters, electrical audio cable, gaffer’s tape, batteries, etc.; and a variety of computer software such as Microsoft Word, Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft Excel, Light Wright, ETC edit, etc.
  • Performs other related duties as required.
  • This position is regularly beyond sedentary work and involves reaching, handling, stooping, kneeling crouching, lifting, pushing, etc as well as waling or standing for periods of time.
  • Must be physically able to exert up to one-hundred pounds of force occasionally and/or up to fifty pounds of force frequently or constantly to move objects.
  • Good time management; ability to maintain a flexible work schedule, which may include irregular or extended working hours.
  • Work schedule includes regular business hours and weekend and evening work.

 

 

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

 

  • High School Diploma or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills or abilities.
  • 5 to 6 years of theatrical setting experience.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills
  • Proficiency with computer applications, general office software

How to Apply

A completed and signed Brunswick Community College application, a letter stating your qualifications related to the position requirements, skills and abilities, unofficial transcripts, and resume are preferred for most positions.

Applications can be found online at http://www.brunswickcc.edu/contact/employment-opportunities/  Applicants should send all documents and inquiries to any of the following if unable to apply online:

 

Human Resources, Brunswick Community College

PO Box 30

Supply, NC, 28462

humanresources@brunswickcc.edu

Fax (910) 754-8229

Telephone: (910) 755-7300

BCC is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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