Bard Academy and Bard College at Simon’s Rock, located in Great Barrington, Massachusetts, seeks a fulltime Production Manager for a year-round position. The Production Manager (PM) will be responsible for day-to-day oversight of the technical activities of the Daniel Arts Center year-round. The PM will be the stage manager for the theater program productions as well as dance program concerts during the academic year and will be a key member of the staff supporting summer programs in the Daniel Arts Center facilities, including external organizations that rent facilities in the DAC.
Overall, the PM works with the other members of the DAC production team to provide an excellent standard of production support for all activities taking place in or produced by the DAC, and to advance the mission of the College.
Reporting to the Daniel Arts Center Director, the Production Manager performs the following duties:
Student Production Support:
The successful candidate will have strong organizational and time management skills, a strong sense of teamwork, and an ability to communicate effectively and courteously with a diverse community. The Production Manager will be expected to take input from others, solve problems in a collaborative manner, and make decisions quickly without compromising the safety of people and equipment.
The position requires the physical ability and willingness to:
Schedule requirements include:
All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply. This position is a full-time, salaried, benefits-eligible position. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background check. COVID-19 vaccination with booster(s) or approved exemption is required as a condition of employment at Simon’s Rock. Simon’s Rock is an equal opportunity employer, and we encourage applications from candidates of all races, nationalities, sexual orientations, gender identities, abilities, and socioeconomic levels as the values of equity and inclusion are core to our institutional mission. AA/EOE.
To apply: Applicants should send a letter of interest, resume and contact information for three references to Jean Kalin, Director of the Daniel Arts Center, with “Production Manager” in the subject line (firstname.lastname@example.org). Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. No phone calls, please.