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CUNY Adjunct College Laboratory Technician - Theatre Arts (Costume area) in Brooklyn, New York

Job Title: Adjunct College Laboratory Technician - Theatre Arts (Costume area)

Job ID: 19500

Location: Kingsborough Community College

Full/Part Time: Part-Time

Regular/Temporary: Temporary


Performs highly-skilled laboratory functions and other technical duties in support of coursework.

  • Sets up, maintains, and organizes student laboratories

  • Assists students with setting up experiments and other learning exercises, and with the use of equipment and materials

  • Maintains appropriate safety and hygiene standards

  • Maintains required documentation related to laboratory activities

  • Manages equipment and materials inventories.

Job Title Name: Adjunct College Laboratory Technician


Adjunct College Laboratory Technician




Kingsborough Community College of the City University of New York is seeking a College Laboratory Technician for the 2018-2019 academic year, to supervise costume lab and serve as costume coordinator for a production season of four student shows. The Theatre Arts Program has four full-time faculty members, a full-time Technical Director and a team of six to ten part-time faculty. The program is housed in excellent theatre facilities on a 76-acre beachfront campus.

Candidate will be expected to:

  • Oversee and execute the construction, alteration and maintenance of costumes for mainstage theatrical productions, assist guest costume designers and coordinate costuming needs for laboratory productions.

  • Prepare costume and performance laboratories for class use; supervise students working in laboratories for specific courses.

  • Maintain records regarding inventory and student lab hours and keep laboratory spaces in excellent condition and working order.

  • Provide additional technical theatre support for theatre classes and student projects.

  • Assist with general theatre program duties

  • Sets up, maintains and organizes the costume shop laboratory and costume storage.

  • Serves as wardrobe supervisor and assistant for Theatre Arts Program mainstage productions and costume coordinator for laboratory productions.

  • Supervises the scheduling of laboratory spaces for students to fulfill required lab hours related to coursework.

  • Leads and coordinates the construction and maintenance of costumes for theatrical productions, as well as assisting in the execution other production requirements.

  • Provide additional technical theatre support for theatre classes and student projects.

Evening and/or weekend hours may be required during technical rehearsals, load-in and strike.


High School Diploma with a minimum of four years related experience. Additional education may be used to meet the experience requirement: an Associate degree may be substituted for two years experience, and a Bachelor's degree may be substituted for four years experience.


$28.28 per hour.


CUNY offers a comprehensive benefits package to employees and eligible dependents based on job title and classification. Employees are also offered pension and Tax-Deferred Savings Plans. Part-time employees must meet a weekly or semester work hour criteria to be eligible for health benefits. Health benefits are also extended to retirees who meet the eligibility criteria.


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September 27, 2019; review of resumes to begin immediately (on-going to fill open positions).


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