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Job ID: 231532

Theatre Technician - Short Term
Cabrillo College

Date Posted Feb. 28, 2024
Title Theatre Technician - Short Term
University Cabrillo College
Aptos, CA, United States
Department Short Term and Sub
Application Deadline 06/30/2024
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Part-Time/Temporary Staff
    Classified Staff
  • Arts/Museum/Theater

Theatre Technician - Short Term

Cabrillo College

Salary: See Position Description
Job Type: Temporary, Hourly/Short-Term
Job Number: 2023-01697
Closing: 6/30/2024 11:59 PM Pacific
Location: Aptos, CA
Department: Short Term and Sub

Employment Opportunity

Are you interested in creating an amazing educational environment for students who are part of an equity driven community? Staff at Cabrillo College support quality programs and services to students that promote their diverse and evolving needs as they progress toward their individual educational goals. Come join us in our vision to improve the world, one student at a time!

About the position: The Visual and Applied Performing Arts department is recruiting for Theatre Technicians on a short-term and part-time basis. The work includes support work in one or more support areas involved in live stage productions including lighting, sound, and general stage work as assigned. Days and hours are variable and based on the department needs.

Must be available to work evenings and weekends as required. This short-term assignment is a non-benefitted position.

Note: Each year, part-time pools will be refreshed and applicants will be notified of the opportunity to re-submit an application.

Examples of Duties

Miscellaneous theater work.

Minimum Qualifications


Knowledge of:

  • Principles, techniques, methods and equipment used for performing arts productions including, as assigned, sound, lighting, and staging preparation.
  • Safe operation of theatrical and performing arts equipment and tools.
  • Theatrical lighting and sound, setup and operation of related equipment, depending on assignment.

Skills and Abilities to:

  • Safely operate performing arts technical equipment and tools used for performing art productions.
  • Advise and instruct others in the technical aspects of performing arts productions.
  • Understand and follow written and oral instructions.

Additional Information

Starting Salary Range: $16.00 - $20.00 per hour. Short-term and part-time assignment with variable hours based on the department's needs; hours may vary according to semester schedules, holidays and events.

Application Process:

  1. Completed Application
  2. Answer Supplemental Questions


Attention Applicants
Only completed applications with the above required documents will be reviewed by the committee. Application materials not required (including reference letters) for this position will not be reviewed. Remove personally identifiable information such as personal photos, social security number, birth date, age, and gender from your application materials. Cabrillo is unable to sponsor work visas.

Selection Procedure
All notifications will be via email, and can also be accessed through your application profile.

Conditions of Employment
Selected candidates given a conditional offer of employment are required to submit proof of eligibility to work in the United States, and present their Social Security card upon hire (for payroll purposes).

EEO Statement
Cabrillo College is an equal opportunity employer and actively seeks a diverse pool of qualified applicants. The policy of the College is to encourage applications from all persons. No person shall be denied employment because of ethnicity or race, color, sex or gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, religion, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, national origin, medical conditions, status or protected veteran status.

Persons with disabilities who require reasonable accommodation to complete the employment process must notify Human Resources at (831) 479-6217.

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