Theatre Technicians are responsible for ensuring that the lighting, sound, and other technical aspects of various performances and events run safely, smoothly, and on time. Flexibility and the ability to adapt and work in varying production capacities is integral to the position. Effective communication skills and time management are also requisite traits. The job of a technician demands both methodical attention to detail, the ongoing maintenance of a performance space, and an ability to improvise and solve unique technical problems as they arise.
While primarily based out of the Horowitz Theatre, Technicians will work in various venues in the Students' Union Building or across the University of Alberta North Campus.
Theatre Technicians at the Horowitz will normally specialize in one area of: sound production, lighting production, and stage management. Theatre Technicians will report to the Technical Director, with additional guidance provided by the Manager - Programming & Venues.
ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES
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