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Graduate Theatre Planner (Various US Locations)


Graduate TheatrePlanning Positions available in 2017 

Start your career at Arup, listed in Engineering News Record as one of the top“Best Green Design Firms”, “Top Global Design Firms”, and featured on FortuneMagazine's "Change The World" list of companies that are making theworld a better place. 

Arup is an independent engineering and consulting firm of 13,000 people in 92countries around the world. Founded in 1946, we are the creative force at theheart of many of the world’s most prominent projects in the built environment,including the Sydney Opera House, the London Eye, and the Beijing NationalStadium (aka the Bird's Nest). Current North American projects include FultonStreet Transit Center in NYC, California High-Speed Rail, 2015 Pan Am Gamesstadiums in Toronto, and the Las Vegas Observation Wheel. 

During your career at Arup, you’ll have the chance to engage in a fulfillingcareer and work with some of the most highly respected engineers andspecialists in the world. You’ll also get the opportunity to work on excitingand significant projects, delivering quality work that has a positive andlasting influence on the community and the environment. 

We are seeking Graduate Theatre Planners. As a Graduate heatre Plannerr, youwill learn and apply the following:


•Contributing to the planning and execution of performingarts projects from the outset and through all project stages.
•Providing support of design, specification and non-licensed engineeringservices for the design components of performing arts projects includinglighting, performance sound, video and communications and performance machineryand rigging
•Participating in the design and specification of theatre equipment and helpplan the building from the perspective of venue operations and production
•Drafting architectural lighting specifications and drawings
•Developing and managing specifications, narratives, programs, documentationfor performance equipment bid
•Contributing to the development of venue equipment and construction budgets
•Contributing to compliance with relevant codes and standards
•Reviewing documents incorporating theatre equipment for technical compliance withprogram and specifications
•Contributing to the integration of theatre equipment in the design ofperforming arts buildings

•Undertaking theatre equipment commissioning tasks under supervisionof the project manager


•Experience in one or a combination of the following skills:theatre planning and programming, theatre equipment design for performing artsbuildings, performance lighting and systems design, performance rigging andstage machinery systems design, theatre performance sound, video andcommunications system design
•Receiving degree qualified or equivalent (in architecture, engineering,technical theatre or lighting)
•Experience in theatre, theatre consulting, production management or technicaltheatre
•Proven ability in technical document preparation and presentation
•3.0 or higher GPA


•Experience in Revit, Rhino, Radiance, Vectorworks or WYSIWYG will be anadvantage
•Able to understand the balance of architecture, production, operationalideals, and client priorities on differing projects
•Able to quickly develop successful client relationships
•Ability to work under pressure and meet strict deadlines
•Excellent planning and organizational skills
•Excellent communications skills (both written and verbal)
•Proven experience in all stages of projects from conception to completion

Graduates become an essential part of the delivery team. In addition, we wouldprovide you with excellent benefits, extensive training programs, and careermobility options. 

Arup is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

Job Number: UNI000033
Category: Acoustic Consulting
United States

Date Posted: Sept. 7, 2016
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