Select Page

Technical Theatre Manager

Apply now Job no: 497507
Work type: Full-time
Location: Fox Cities Campus
Categories: University Staff

Working Title:

Technical Theatre Manager

Official Title:

University Services Program Associate

Employment Class: University Staff
FTE: 1.0
Compensation: $20.26 per hour
Terms of Employment: Continuous
Position Summary: Working closely with and reporting directly to the UW Oshkosh Fox Cities' Director of Theatre, the Technical Theatre Manager is proficient in stagecraft, lighting, sound, rigging, design, etc., and plans and carries out the effective stage implementation of UWO Fox Cities theatre events and provides technical resources to users of the theatres and equipment.
This position is located at UWO Fox Cities’ campus. Day, evening and weekend hours, based on theatre events, are expected.

The Technical Theatre Manager is responsible for the supervision and performance of all technical aspects of the Department of Theatre’s events, other campus events, and selected external onsite events.

The Technical Theatre Manager is responsible for design work and equipment operations.

The Technical Theatre Manager is responsible for facility and equipment management.

The Technical Theatre Manager is responsible for the overall safety, security and other related operations/ needs of the UWO Fox Theatre.

The Technical Theatre Manager provides budgetary administrative and other related programmatic support duties.


■ Experience in all aspects of theatre stage handling and management including, but not limited to, stage/set design and construction along with light and sound handling and equipment experience
■ Effective specialized training and/or experience in design and graphic soft ware, to meet the set designing expectations of this position

To Apply:

Applicants must submit the following documents using the online application:  

Letter of intent, resume, contact info for three references


UWO is committed to building a culturally diverse employee workforce and strongly encourages women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans to apply.

For questions regarding your application and additional options to apply, contact Human Resources at or 920-424-1166.


The University of Wisconsin System is engaged in a Title and Total Compensation (TTC) project to redesign job titles and compensation structures. As a result of the TTC project, official job titles on current job postings may change in Spring 2020. Job duties and responsibilities will remain the same. For more information please visit:

Application Deadline:

TO ENSURE CONSIDERATION: Applications received by February 14, 2020 are ensured full consideration. Applications received after that date may be given consideration at the discretion of the search committee. Application materials will be evaluated and the most qualified applicants will be invited to participate in the next step of the selection process. Incomplete and/or late application materials may not receive consideration.

The University of Wisconsin Oshkosh does not offer H-1B or other work authorization visa sponsorship for this position. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States at the time of hire and maintain work authorization throughout the employment term.

If you have questions regarding this recruitment, or if you are not able to complete the application online due to a disability or system problem, please contact the Office of Human Resources.


Advertised: Central Standard Time
Applications close:

Back to search results Apply now Refer a friend

Share this:

| More

Work type



Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer

All candidates for employment are subject to a pre-employment screening which includes a criminal background check, work authorization, and verification of education. It will also require you and your references to answer questions regarding sexual violence and sexual harassment.

Contact Us


Reasonable Accommodations

The University of Wisconsin Oshkosh is committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals. As part of this commitment, UW Oshkosh will ensure that persons with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations. If a reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact the Office of Human Resources, Equal Opportunity, Equity & Affirmative Action, (920) 424-1166 or