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University of Kansas POOL - Technical Stagehand Crew in Lawrence, Kansas


Job Title:

POOL - Technical Stagehand Crew


Lied Center

Primary Campus:

University of Kansas Lawrence Campus

Job Description:


  • Set up, run, and strike concerts, dance shows, theatre shows, lectures and other events as needed. The number and distribution of hours varies depending on the production schedule.

Req ID (Ex: 10567BR) :



The University of Kansas prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, national origin, age, ancestry, disability, status as a veteran, sexual orientation, marital status, parental status, gender identity, gender expression and genetic information in the University's programs and activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: Executive Director of the Office of Institutional Opportunity and Access, IOA@ku.edu, 1246 W. Campus Road, Room 153A, Lawrence, KS, 66045, (785)864-6414, 711 TTY.

Work Schedule:

Varies as needed by production schedule.

FLSA Status:


Contact Information to Applicants:

Hillary McPherson, Assistant Technical Director, Lied Center, hillarymcp@ku.edu OR 785-864-2776

Required Qualifications:

  1. Prior production or theatre experience (wardrobe, lighting, audio, video, and/or fly systems) obtained through coursework, volunteer, or paid work experience.

Employee Class:

U-Unclassified Professional Staff

Advertised Salary Range:

$14.70 per hour



Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Supervisory experience in technical theatre.

  2. Familiarity with multiple technical theatre systems, i.e. fly rail, audio, video, lighting, rough carpentry.

  3. Wardrobe experience.

Position Overview:

This is a Non-student supplemental stage crew for events at the Lied Center. Number of crew needed varies based on the production and performance needs.



Application Review Begins:


Anticipated Start Date:


Additional Candidate Instruction:

A completed application includes the following:

  • Online application.

  • Resume.

  • Cover Letter addressing how you meet required qualifications.

  • Answers to the application screening questions.

This is an open search to hire multiple temporary workers.

  • Application review begins Tuesday, September 6, 2022 and continues until all positions are filled. Please use y our cover letter and resume to identify how you meet required qualifications listed above.

* This position is a non-student supplemental stage crew for events at the Lied Center.*

Work Location Assignment:


Position Requirements:

  1. This position requires flexibility to work around performance schedules.

  2. This position requires working on-site.

  3. Perform physical tasks associated with this occupational group with or without accommodation.