Job Code: Wayne

Theater Technical Coordinator

Category: Enrichment
Location: Wayne YMCA

Job Type: Part-Time


The Wayne YMCA, Rosen Performing Arts Center, is looking for a part-time, as needed, Theater Technical Coordinator. Under the direction of the Cultural Arts Director, the Theater Technical Coordinator will provide support for the technical operations of the performing arts center, including lighting, sound, set design and construction, and coordinating necessary maintenance. The essential duties include, but not limited to:

  • Operates, maintains and safeguards the technical assets of the theatre, including supervising the use of lighting, sound, communications equipment and the use and maintenance of stage facilities.
  • Determines the necessary technical supports, such as lighting, sound, staging and special needs, necessary for events and performances presented at the facility in advance of production dates.
  • Designs, sets up, maintains, and operates lighting and sound systems for theatre, dance, music, and other productions and projects, assist guest designers and arts with technical matters.
  • Advises production managers, lighting and sound designers, on the technical specifications, costs and usage of technical equipment required for the individual show, and supervises the implementation of approved technical designs.
  • Supervises and assists with set and stage construction and management.


Complimentary use of YMCA Facilities


  • Minimum High School Diploma; Arts Degree in Technical Theater or a related field, technical training a plus
  • Knowledge and theater experience in the following areas:  audio, electrical/lighting, stage carpentry, and mechanical rigging.
  • Strong team-player ability
  • Schedule will be on a "as-needed" basis.


Please submit your employment application and resume to Meryl Budnick, Cultural Arts Director