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Barrington Stage Company, Inc. Lighting and Projections Supervisor in Pittsfield, Massachusetts

Barrington Stage Company, an award-winning professional theatre company located in the heart of the Berkshires, is seeking an Lighting and Projections Supervisor to join our team in Pittsfield, MA. This position ensures high-quality lighting for every performance throughout the BSC 2024 season and assists in the management of the lighting team. The Assistant Lighting and Projection Supervisor supervises the Head Electricians, Electricians, Follow Spot Operators and Overhire Electricians. This position requires an independent individual with knowledge of theatrical lighting systems that is able to work with a team to reach the artistic goals of the production. Barrington Stage has a three-fold mission: to produce top-notch, compelling work; to develop new plays and musicals; and to engage our community with vibrant, inclusive educational outreach programs. BSC is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability or age. We strongly encourage candidates of color, and/or from diverse backgrounds/underrepresented groups to apply. Responsibilities: - Coordinate maintenance and repair of lighting instruments and equipment - Supervise all lighting department employees - Negotiate season lighting rental package in coordination with Director of Production - Negotiate projection rental equipment as necessary - Attend technical rehearsals and production meetings as required - Providing all lighting support for productions throughout the BSC 2024 season - Purchasing of materials, tools and supplies for the installation and maintenance of each lighting design - Advancing shows and coordinating load-in and focus - Preparing and maintaining show budgets and expense reports - Ensure each production is ready to focus and tech per designer specifications - Coordinate and manage the hang, focus and strike of lighting instruments, including supervising crews and setting crew calls - Coordinate and manage the construction of any specialty items such as light boxes or star drops - Maintain up to date paperwork for each production including, plot, hook-up and show run sheets - Coordinate with Stage Management on rehearsal and tech notes - Execute note calls with Electrics crews during tech and load-in - Coordinate training for the stage crew as necessary to handle onstage practicals, and train follow spot operators as needed - Keep electrics shop and storage areas clean and free of debris, ensure shop is organized and functional Skills: - Excellent leadership, communication, organizational and time management skills - Ability to work as a member of a collaborative team - Knowledge of theatrical lighting systems and equipment - Knowledge of ETC Lighting Consoles and ETC Networking - Experience with HD Video systems and associated components - Experience with DMX equipment, atmospherics moving lights, LED fixtures and troubleshooting/system diagnosis - Experience with Vectorworks, Lightwright and all standard theatrical lighting paperwork - Working knowledge of theatrical rigging, theatrical power systems and wiring and soldering - Experience designing and building LED tape systems - Ability to lift up to 50 pounds and comfortable working at heights - Proficient with Microsoft Office, Google Suite, and Adobe Acrobat This position reports to the Director of Production. It is a full-time, seasonal position. Contract: 4/22/2024 through 9/23/2024. Pay is \$950 per week, with housing included

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