Theatre Technician
Job Details
Leisure Center - Northbrook, IL
Part Time
Performing Arts

We are hiring a Theatre Lighting Designer & Technician to program, troubleshoot and run the board for a show at our Northbrook Theatre.


Schedule & Pay

Production meetings begin in July. Tech rehearsals begin October 15th, with performances October 25-29th.


This position entails an hourly pay rate and a stipend. Hourly rate is $15 for in-person time (production meeting, programming time, attending rehearsals and performances). 


Duties & Responsibilities

Complete lighting design on a preset plot in coordination with the show director and production staff, lighting console programming and troubleshooting and playback of light cues during show tech rehearsals and performances.


An undergraduate degree from an accredited college or university in Technical Theatre with an emphasis in lighting and sound or significant (2+) years in a similar position. Able to work independently and efficiently and possess strong organizational skills.


Physical Requirements

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job. Required to sit and talk or hear; use hands and fingers to handle, feel, or operate objects, tools, or controls and reach with hands and arms. Occasionally required to walk, stand, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl, and smell. Occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus.