Technical Assistant

Production - 004800 New York, New York


AMDA College of the Performing Arts, with campuses in New York City and Hollywood, is one of the foremost post-secondary performing arts colleges in the country. AMDA offers Bachelor of Fine Arts degree programs in Acting, Musical Theatre, Dance Theatre and Performing Arts, as well as two year conservatory programs.

We are seeking both part-time and full-time candidates for our Technical Assistant positions. Ideal candidates must be able to work in an educational environment assisting with various aspects of our theatrical performances. Experience with theatrical lighting, audio editing, props, or other backstage work a must.


  • Able to work both evening and weekend hours as scheduled
  • Ability to effectively communicate with internal and external contacts
  • Sound problem-solving skills
  • Work well with different personalities and backgrounds within the cast and crew
Diversity and Qualifications:
  • AMDA is fully committed to diversity, inclusivity, and equity throughout the teaching and learning process. We encourage applications from individuals who have extensive experience working with students from diverse backgrounds.
  • Successful candidates will have a sensitivity to, and understanding of, the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, gender identity, sexual orientation, and ethnic backgrounds of our students, including disabilities that may affect students' development and learning styles.
  • Members of traditionally underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.

AMDA is proud to be an EOE employer M/F/D/V