Production Coordinator

Posting Open Date: 
Thursday, October 17, 2019
Application Review Date: 
Monday, November 18, 2019
Description of Work: 

Assist Lied Director of Production and other Production Coordinator with coordinating schedules, managing crews, supervisor of events, specializing in lighting and/or audio and/or stage rigging/carpentry, coordinating all production activities, and staff assignments related to specific events. Manage production elements of Arts Across Nebraska tours. Work as production area specialist and as stagehand when needed either at the Lied Center or at other venues used by the Lied Center. Advise Director of Production in development of labor budgets and in collaboration with other Production Coordinator, maintain labor and production expenses.

Minimum Required Qualifications: 

Bachelor’s degree plus four years stage production work experience in a comparable facility; equivalent training in lighting, audio, rigging/stage production, or equivalent theatrical work experience will be considered. Four years’ experience operating and maintaining facilities required. Two years’ management experience supervising stagehands, students and/or production staff required. Experience with “road house” operations & management required. Familiarity with theatrical, lighting, rigging, and audio equipment necessary.

Preferred Qualifications: 

Prefer five years or more theatrical production experience; specialization with advanced training in lighting, audio, stage rigging/carpentry or stage management; knowledge and experience working with Broadway and dramatic theatre, dance, classical/pop music and operation; experience working with/supervising IATSEstage crew; excellent time and labor management skills.

Posted Salary: 
Negotiable
For questions or accommodations, please contact: 

Natalie Stroud
nataliestroud@unl.edu

Job Type: 
Full-time
Alternate Work Schedule (if other than 8-5): 

Schedule varies-includes nights, weekends and holidays.

Planned Hire Date: 
Wednesday, January 1, 2020