Senior Technical Assistant: Statutory (Courtyard Theatre)

Location
South Africa
Posted
Oct 11, 2016
Closes
Jan 10, 2017
Organization Type
University and College
Hours
Full Time
Department of Drama and Production Studies

Senior Technical Assistant: Statutory (Courtyard Theatre)

Ref: D 311

Minimum Academic Requirements:

Senior Technical Assistant:

  • A National Diploma in Entertainment Technology or a National Diploma in Performing Arts Technology with specialisation in Sound and Lighting.

 

Minimum Professional Requirement:

  • Experience in the field of Entertainment Technology /Performing Arts Technology, Technical Entertainment Production.

 

Additional requirements:

The following would be considered advantageous:

  • Experience as a Theatre Technician.
  • Industry experience which includes Stage Management, Sound and Lighting Design and operation, Production Management, Events, Sound and Lighting rigging and equipment maintenance.

 

Summary of Duties:

  • Attend production planning meetings.
  • Plan and coordinate setup and strike of productions at the Courtyard Theatre.
  • Sound and Lighting design and operation for all productions at the Courtyard Theatre and productions presented by the department on or off campus.
  • Maintenance off all theatre equipment.
  • Production Management.
  • Stock control.
  • Technical support in all teaching venues and the department in general.
  • Complete all Administrative duties related to productions and obtained quotations for productions and projects.
  • The maintenance and coordination of the props ,décor costume and sound and lighting store,
  • Booking in and out of props, costumes and equipment.
  • Attend all Department functions and staff meetings.

 

Salary: R149136 to R249612 p.a, plus benefits

Contact Person: Ms M Mthembu, Tel 031 373 6316

Email: maudm@dut.ac.za