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Lighting Director

Responsibilities & Necessary Qualifications:

Position Summary

The Lighting Director will effectivelysupervise the House Electrician and lighting over-hires. They will oversee theoperation and maintenance of the electrics, lighting equipment, devices,peripherals, and power sources for typically four full-scale musicals, one playand several events annually.  Design workis available for those interested.

The successful candidate should have excellent communication, thoughtfulbudgetary and time management skills, and knowledge of industry standards isessential. They should demonstrate the ability to model professional standardsand lead by example.


  • Communicate with designers and event representatives as to the technical requirements of each production
  • Produce appropriate paperwork for all shows
  • Provide a schedule for hang and focus in coordination with other department heads
  • Supervise electrics, strike, hang and focus, and over-hire crews
  • Complete required repairs including dimming system, circuitry, cables, and fixtures
  • Establish a safe working environment in relevant spaces and follow OSHA guidelines
  • Coordinate rigging and line set schedule with Technical Director and Deck Chief
  • Maintain accurate and updated lighting department inventories and budgets
  • Provide estimation of lighting expenses, equipment purchases, and budgets as requested
  • Participate in all Arts Center functions including Gala, Theater Series/Events, Rentals, and 2 outdoor events
  • Additional duties as assigned
  • Provide a build schedule
  • Establish a safe working environment in shop, prep area, rehearsal, and performance spaces
  • Coordinate timely execution of all scenic finishes with Paint Charge
  • Additional duties as assigned

Required Qualifications:

  • Written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of Vectorworks/Lightwright: Read/draft scale drawings
  • Ability to climb ladders and work at height
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Carry 50 lbs.

Ideal Qualifications

  • Experience with ETC Ion XE
  • Experience with ETC Desire and Color Source Fixtures
  • Ability to teach & Competency with MS Office


  • Remains calm
  • Ability to be a self-starter and team player
  • Adapt plans to make deadlines

EEO Statement

All applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, sexual orientation, pregnancy, age, national origin, ancestry, physical/mental disability, medical condition, military/veteran status, genetic information, marital status, ethnicity, alienage or any other protected classification, in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. By submitting your resume, you are seeking to join a team of hardworking professionals dedicated to consistently delivering outstanding service to our customers and contributing to the financial success of the organization, its clients, and its employees. Equal access to programs, services, and employment is available to all qualified persons. Those applicants requiring accommodation to complete the application and/or interview process should contact a management representative.

What We Offer:

  • $38 – 40K Annually DOE
  • Year round
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance
  • Benefits after 90 days, 70/30 Arts Center/Employee
  • 401K retirement plan after 6 months
  • Paid vacation and sick leave
  • An exciting professional theater environment that’s both collaborative and creative

Reports to: Production Manager

Employment Classification: Full Time Salaried

The Arts Center is located on a barrier Island within 1 hour of Savannah Georgia.  We are a SPT-7 Actors Equity associated producing theatre. We work with award winning directors, designers and actors. We also present various Guest Artists during our season.

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Part-Time Box Office Associate

Responsibilities & Necessary Qualifications:

Position Summary

Responsibilities include in-person and telephone ticket sales and interacting with patrons in a professional, pleasant manner. The position includes other responsibilities as determined by the Sr. Director of Ticket Services.

The ideal candidate will be computer-savvy, customer-service oriented, reliable, and have computerized point-of-sale experience. Candidate should have excellent problem-solving skills, remain calm in stressful situations, ability to be a self-starter, and practice superior organizational skills.  

Required Qualifications:

  • Interpersonal skills with patrons
  • Excellent verbal communication
  • Knowledge of Excel and Microsoft Office Suite
  • Organization Skills
  • Nights and Weekends, as needed

What We Offer:

  • 20 hrs/wk
  • Year-round, part-time employment

Reports to: Senior Director of Ticket Services

The Arts Center of Coastal Carolina is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering a diverse staff; we strongly encourage people from under-represented groups and diverse backgrounds to apply.


Organizational Profile

The Arts Center of Coastal Carolina is located on a barrier Island within 1 hour of Savannah, Georgia. We are a SPT – 7 Actors Equity associated producing theatre.  We work with award winning directors, designers, and actors to offer a season of musicals and plays, including both classics and contemporary Broadway Hits. We also present various Guest Artists during our season. 

The Arts Center is passionately committed to producing high-quality, professional theatre which exceeds the expectations of the residents and visitors, many of whom are regular theatre patrons in New York, Cleveland, Pittsburgh, and London.

We have successfully produced award-winning theater for 27 years in an intimate 349-seat venue in a 45,000 sq. ft. building, situated on 4.2 acres of land centrally located on Hilton Head Island, SC. The facility includes a full scene-shop, rehearsal hall, costume shop, dressing rooms, art gallery, and educational studio.  

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Email with resume and cover letter. Please, no phone calls.

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