SUNY Potsdam is accepting on-line applications for a full-time year-round Performing Arts Center (PAC) Facilities Manager/Technical Director to collaborate with the Chair of the Department of Theatre and Dance, the Executive Director of the Community Performance Series and the Director of the Crane School of Music’s Opera Program in supporting the educational missions of all three areas and also assist in developing an annual facilities and resource-based production calendar. The Facilities Manager/Technical Director will coordinate and oversee all the technical and production aspects of the PAC’s three performance spaces: The Proscenium Theater, the Black Box and Dance Theater, as well as the scene shop, costume shop and electrics storage/maintenance area.
Located in upstate New York, SUNY Potsdam is a comprehensive public university seeking candidates who possess communication and interpersonal skills sufficient to work effectively with an increasingly diverse array of students and colleagues and who have demonstrated a commitment to creating, fostering and sustaining an inclusive environment in and out of the classroom. We are especially seeking candidates who have engaged in professional development activities to enhance knowledge of diversity, equity and inclusion and have worked collaboratively across various departments in fostering success of underrepresented groups and a supportive and inclusive environment for all.
Required qualifications include a BFA/BA/BS in Theatre, Technical Theatre or equivalent/related performing arts field, evidence of competence in technical direction, production support, and execution, a demonstrated commitment to educational excellence and related service, and strong organizational, communication and interpersonal skills. To apply and/or to read more information on the Job Requirements & Essential Functions of the position, visit https://employment.potsdam.edu, job posting U-00190. Applications reviewed as received and position is open until filled.
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