Theatre Technician Specialist (F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre)

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Theatre Technician Specialist (F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre)


Department: Department of Recreation and Parks

Location: MD 20851, MD

Job Type: Temporary

Salary: $23.00 Hourly

Closing: 8/7/2022 11:59 PM Eastern

Essential Job Functions:

  • Assists with day-to-day operations of the F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre, including, but not limited to, changeovers, rehearsals, performances, events, and maintenance.
  • Completes and distributes written Program Reports for rehearsals, performances, and events.
  • Coordinates and implements user group technical requests, with advisement and direction from the theater’s full-time staff.
  • Conducts all work using City, Civic Center, and Theatre policies and procedures, as well as by following general entertainment industry best practices.
  • Acts as technical supervisor for user groups in absence of full-time staff.
  • Performs other duties as required.


  • Ability to lift, push, or maneuver up to 50lbs.
  • Ability to climb ladders and work in high places.
  • Must be willing to work flexible hours, including evenings, weekends, and some holidays.
  • Working knowledge of theatre lighting and sound equipment, including use and repair.
  • Stage management experience preferred.
  • Possess strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Possess strong critical thinking and proactive problem-solving ability.
  • Ability to work well with a team, both as a lead and in a support role.

Special Requirements:

  • CPR/AED/First Aid certification or ability to obtain certification.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • All employees and volunteers who drive a City owned/leased vehicle or private vehicle on official City business must complete the Maryland Vehicle Administration MVA flagging form and be cleared. Employees and volunteers who possess a driver’s license that is not issued by the State of Maryland must submit with the form with an original printout of their driving record. The information on the form will be used by the Department of Human Resources in accordance with the City’s Driver’s License Check and Flagging Program.

Any combination of training and experience substantially equivalent to graduation from high school supplemented by courses in theatrical production, and 1-3 years of experience in the professional field, including lighting, audio, carpentry, & run crew.

Minimum A.A. degree in technical theatre or equivalent.

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Job Details (for job postings)

Job Category: Technical (Stage)
Position Type: Temporary
Salary Range (annual): -
Experience: 2-5 Years
Education Level: Master's Degree