The Ritz Theatre Company is an EOE/AA employer and values diversity in the workplace.

Currently Seeking – Technical Director/CarpenterĀ 

Reports to the Production Manager. This is a full-time position. The responsibilities are as follows:

  • Acquire working drawings from Set Designer.
  • Work with design house or shop and take the lead on building to make sure that all sets are ready to be installed by the installation date.
  • Maintain theatrical equipment.
  • Assist with designs and preparing the space for the set.
  • Guide productions from a technical standpoint.
  • Have an active knowledge of all set pieces and materials located in the warehouse.
  • Keep the warehouse clean and a safe environment to work in.
  • Use the working drawings when provided, or other design materials, to build necessary set pieces.
  • Paint all necessary set pieces with the help of the Production Manager and/or the Scenic Artist.
  • Finish all building by installation date.
  • Take the lead with the load-in and load-out of all sets (supported by the Production Manager and over-hire).
  • Flexible hours required (evening and day hours as needed); must be available for all tech week evenings (week before opening).
  • Design opportunities available.
  • Salary negotiable.

To learn more or to apply, please email a cover letter and resume to Production Manager Matthew Weil at matthewweil@outlook.com.