Production Director

The Production Director is tasked with overseeing and providing technical expertise for services and special events across GT departments and campuses. This position is responsible for developing and leading a GT staff team, as well as recruiting and developing a volunteer media team. This role will collaborate with the Creative Department to ensure brand consistency across departments and multi-sites with the aim of creating environments that introduce people to Jesus and lead them into a growing relationship with Him.

Responsibilities

  • Develop, encourage, and lead the Production Team
  • Prepare and meet regularly with each direct report, engaging in coaching conversations that are life-giving and goal-focused
  • Recruit, train, and lead a media volunteer team for weekend services and special events
  • Develop volunteer coaches that serve as high-level volunteer leaders at all services
  • Function as the spiritual leader for staff and volunteer teams
  • Oversee the production and delivery of recorded services & events, including Sunday services, special events / services, weddings, funerals, etc
  • Working knowledge of video displays, video switchers, audio consoles, and lighting systems
  • Provide central support by collaborating with and assisting kids, students, missions, discipleship, worship and all multi-site locations with audio, video, lighting, and tech
  • Lead recurring scheduled meetings and processes, including detailed planning, resource management, process management, and hands-on contribution in completing tasks and projects
  • Lead recurring scheduled meetings and processes, including detailed planning, resource management, process management, and hands-on contribution in completing tasks and projects
  • Develop and maintain budgets for all media needs
  • Provide oversight to equipment maintenance, purchasing, and installation
  • Plan, execute upgrades, and prepare systems in the rest of the building and across multi-sites

Qualifications

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in live production or related field
  • Proven, experienced team-builder who is passionate about developing and leading both staff and volunteers.
  • An eye for good design and an awareness of current creative, AVL and technological trends
  • Knowledge of proper handling and care of media equipment
  • Strong organizational, administrative, and communication skills
  • Excellent trouble-shooting and problem-solving skills