Human Resources

Theatre Arts Technical Director

Hendrix College invites applications for a visiting Staff Technical Director in our Department of Theater for 2014-15.  The Technical Director will provide technical support for the department, supervise student crews and work study students for theatre and dance performances. This position could staff a Production I course in scenery and lighting and teach Intro to Theatre with the proper credentials.

Responsibilities and core duties:

  • Provide technical support for the department productions (tech and dress rehearsals and performances) and course needs
  • Supervise the scene, lighting, sound, and properties shops made up of volunteer and work study undergraduate students
  • Work in concert with the department faculty and guest directors and faculty designers to produce quality productions
  • Work in a collaborative, positive fashion with colleagues as is typically expected of a theatre artist.

Additional Requirements:

  • Heavy Lifting (capable of at least 50 lbs)
  • Evening/Weekend Hours
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Long Periods of Walking/Standing

To apply send a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three professional references to or by mail to Ann Muse, Theatre Department, 1600 Washington Ave, Conway, AR 72032.

Employment begins August 1, 2014 and ending July 31, 2015.  This is a full time, benefit eligible position with a competitive salary commensurate experience.

Hendrix adheres to the principle of equal employment opportunity without regard to age, race, gender, disability, sexual orientation, or national origin.