Technical Services Manager

Date Posted: Jul 11, 2019
Application Deadline: Jul 29, 2019
Start Date: Jul 11, 2019

Salary Range: Other
Additional Salary Information: $49,196 to $65,596 annually.
Province: New Brunswick
City: Fredericton
Employee Benefits: Health, Pension, Other (e.g. flex time, comp tickets, etc.)
Check Additional Info section for more Employee Benefits
Organization's Field/Discipline: The Arts
Job's focus: Administrative
Job Type: Full-time
Career Level: Middle management

Organization Description

Fredericton Playhouse Inc.
Located in beautiful downtown Fredericton, the Fredericton Playhouse has been providing a professional venue for the performing arts for decades.Today, the Playhouse operates as a 709-seat professional performance venue available for local, national, and international artists and companies. It also presents touring artists as part of its own professional series and offers a comprehensive education and outreach program. It has been the recipient of numerous awards and distinctions from the Canadian Arts Presenting Association, the East Coast Music Awards, and the Fredericton Chamber of Commerce.

Job Description

Fredericton Playhouse Inc., a charitable non-profit organization that manages and develops a 709-seat performance venue, has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Technical Services Manager to join our team.

Reporting to the Executive Director, the Technical Services Manager is responsible for the delivery of quality, effective technical services to users of the Fredericton Playhouse.

Working directly with artists, user groups and other team members, the successful candidate will have a desire to meet and exceed expectations in a customer-centric role. A member of the organization’s management team, they embrace collaboration, innovation and continuous improvement in their approach to their work.


The successful candidate will have a proven ability to manage and motivate a diverse compliment of full-time and casual employees in a unionized (IATSE) working environment. Although they do not have a hands-on role, they will have a good working knowledge of various areas of technical services and theatrical production equipment and operations.

The ideal candidate demonstrates strong managerial, organizational, problem-solving and interpersonal skills; works well under pressure, is able to work in a flexible schedule (including evenings and weekends), functions well in a computerized work environment, and has a personal passion for the performing arts.

How to Apply:

Apply by e-mail correspondence to:

Executive Director
Fredericton Playhouse Inc.
686 Queen Street
Fredericton, NB, E3B 1C2

Deadline for applications is Monday, July 29, 2019.

Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Fredericton Playhouse Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.

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