Employment Opportunities

TECHNICAL DIRECTOR

Attention technical associates!  Are you ready for expanded responsibilities?  More opportunities for design?  Opportunities to work in multiple aspects of technical theater?  Aberdeen Community Theatre is looking for a candidate ready to take the next step in their career. 

This permanent, full-time position will oversee the design, build and execution of six mainstage shows, three youth productions, film events and other special events throughout the year.  Although 3-5 years of experience is preferred, candidates needn’t worry about gaps in knowledge or experience.  The position is designed to start as Associate Technical Director, with the ultimate goal of expanding to full Technical Director within 2-4 years.  Sooner advancement is possible for the right candidate.

Aberdeen Community Theatre is a non-profit community theater in Aberdeen, South Dakota, a community of 26,000 located in the northeastern corner of the state.  ACT operates in the historic Capitol Theatre, a beautifully-restored, 450 seat 1926 vaudeville/movie house, and equipped with nearly 7,500 square feet of adjacent support space, including a second 90 seat theater, used primarily for film and small productions.

ACT is the most consistent, financially solvent award-winning community theater in the state, with a 37 year history, nearly 400 volunteers annually, supported by six full-time and three part-time staff.

For more information, check out the job description below.