University Of California, Santa BarbaraSanta Barbara, CA
Full Time Job
University of California, Santa Barbara
Manages and supervises the production-related logistics and requirements for programs and events for the department of Associated Students. Works with AS Event Safety and Production Coordinators and the event staff. Supervises approximately 25 Event Safety Staff and 25 Production crew members. Assists Program Board members on logistical planning, implementation, budgeting, event evaluation and ensure compliance with pertinent A.S. and University policies and procedures. Serves as liaison with University service providers on all events. Works with members of the campus community in the presentation of cultural and public events.
Requirements: Experience and proficiency in planning and delivering live performances. Demonstrated experience in performing arts production, planning, budgeting and management along with sound judgment in evaluating bids from sound, light and staging companies to provide state of the art performances. Ability to train staff and work with a variety of artist and production managers to assist with events. Knowledge and skill to set and monitor work standards and protocols. Highly developed judgment, decision-making and problem recognition / avoidance / resolution skills, including skill in determining those issues / problems that need to be brought to management's attention. Understanding of concepts, principles and practices of event planning and public relations, including event design, organization and production.
Notes: Fingerprint background check required. Must be available evenings and weekends and work a varied schedule.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Open until filled.