Assistant Supervisor - Scene Shop - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Under direction of the Scene Shop Supervisor, supervises and trains undergraduate and graduate students in shop environment, designs and constructs scenery and properties for Theatre Department productions.

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited institution with an associate’s degree plus one year of experience in a related field or any combination of education and/or experience related to the position classification summary totaling a minimum of three years.

Preferred Qualifications

Graduation from accredited institution with a bachelor’s degree in theater (technical, design, and/or construction) or a related field OR any combination of education and/or experience related to the position summary totaling a minimum of four years.


Knowledge of scenic construction shop equipment, processes, and techniques.

Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, and geometry and their scenic applications.

Knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principles involved in the production of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models.

Knowledge of and proficiency in computer-aided drafting programs (CAD). Vectorworks preferred, but not required.

Knowledge of and proficiency in scenic painting techniques.


Manual Dexterity
Multi-limb coordination
Static strength
Trunk Strength
Problem sensitivity
Near Vision
Deductive Reasoning
Information Ordering


Ability to organize and manage multiple tasks and projects.

Ability to supervise and maintain a safe working environment.

Ability to lift equipment and supplies.

Pay Range

$13.01 to $16.26 per hour

Special Instructions to Applicants

Under “Reference’s Letter” Please list a minimum of three contacts. References may be contacted at some point during the screening and selection process.

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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Associate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Supervisor
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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