Old Log Theatre Seeks ATD

Old Log Theatre in Excelsior, MN (30 minutes west of Minneapolis) is looking for an Assistant Technical Director.  This is a hands-on position collaborating to create high-quality scenery for Old Log's 6 to 7 show season, including 2 children's shows in repertory.  Duties center on assisting the Technical Director in planning and achieving the Director's and Designer's vision of the production within the constraints of the most economic budget and efficient timeline possible, while maintaining safe working conditions.  The ATD serves in many of the day-to-day management duties of the shop and backstage maintenance and will be required to build as well.  Qualified applicants should have many of the following skills:  drafting in CAD (preferably Vectorworks), stage carpentry, welding, scenic painting, Excel, basic theatre rigging and engineering, familiarity with hand and power tools, sewing, props, electrics, and sound.  The candidate must have the ability to plan, track expenses, lead crews, catch and correct errors, create a positive and efficient work environment, output quality scenery, and display a strong, self-starting work ethic.  The position will be paid hourly, 40 hours a week, plus opportunity for overtime when needed.  Wage based on experience.

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Old Log Theatre
Erik Paulson
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Friday, April 28
Posted April 4