| Reporting to the Deputy Dean and Dean/Artistic Director of the Yale School of Drama/Yale Repertory Theatre (YSD/YRT), Director of Theater Safety and Occupational Health oversees and coordinates all aspects of theater safety, emergency planning and preparedness, security, and occupational health for YSD/YRT. Creates and implements industry standards, strategies, policies, procedures, and programs. |
Posting Position Title: Program Manager, Theatre Safety
University Job Title: Director of Theater Safety and Occupational Health
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
Required Skill/ability 1: Expert leadership, communication, strategic planning, problem solving, and prioritization skills.
Required Skill/ability 2: Strongly demonstrated listening, mediation, and collaboration skills.
Required Skill/ability 3: Strongly demonstrated knowledge of relevant industry codes, standards and guidelines. Knowledge of theater production processes.
Required Skill/ability 4: Strongly demonstrated ability to work effectively and flexibly and safely with a large number of staff, students, interns and other professionals representing a diversity of personalities, gender expression, race, sexual orientation, religion, ability, age, class, and immigration status.
Required Skill/ability 5: Strongly demonstrated commitment to equity, diversity, and inclusion.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Theater experience, BA in theater, advanced degree in a related area, experience as a safety officer in the performing arts, relevant safety certifications.
Required Licenses Or Certifications: