The University of Nevada, Las Vegas invites applications for Technical Director, Performing Arts Center. Search Number 17146. The technical director oversees all technical areas, including maintenance, for UNLV Performing Arts Center venues. The incumbent works with all clients on all aspects of event production, manages two full-time staff, and reports to the Executive Director of the UNLV Performing Arts Center. Successful candidates will possess a Bachelor's degree in Technical Theatre from a regionally accredited college or university, rigging and OSHA-10 certifications, and 5-7 years related professional experience. Candidates with a Master's degree in Technical Theatre and OSHA-30 certification are preferred. Although this position will remain open until filled, review of candidates' materials will begin on May 15, 2017 and best consideration will be gained for materials submitted prior to that date. For full details and application instructions, visit the unlv.edu/jobs page (go to View All Openings, then View Professional Staff Openings). EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer
UNLV is a doctoral-degree-granting institution of approximately 29,000 students and more than 3,000 faculty and staff. The university is committed to recruiting and retaining top students and faculty, educating the region's diversifying population and workforce, driving economic activity through increased research and community partnerships, and creating an academic health center for Southern Nevada. The UNLV Performing Arts Center, a division of the College of Fine Arts, is Southern Nevada's first home for the arts. It hosts a variety of performances and events and is home to university and community arts organizations and some local school district festivals and concerts.