Orchestra Director – Stevens Institute of Technology Hoboken, New Jersey

Orchestra Director – Stevens Institute of Technology
Hoboken, New Jersey


Requisition Number: RQ15002

The Orchestra Director in DeBaun Performing Arts Center will be responsible for directing the Stevens Orchestra and associated ensembles.

Skills & Experience

We are looking for a hard working individual with strong initiative. Required skills are:

-Strong analytical, planning and organizational skills.
-Excellent oral and written communication skills.
-Proven ability to work with multiple constituencies, such as staff, faculty, administration and students.
-Self-motivated and responsible demeanor, as demonstrated by past achievements.
-Ability to work well both independently and in a team setting.
-A degree in Music or Music Performance required. Minimum 5 years experience conducting high school- and/or college-level orchestras.

Job Responsibilities

-Organize, direct and conduct the Stevens Orchestra, which includes conducting rehearsals, choosing repertoire for rehearsals and concerts, finding Stevens students for membership. Rehearsals of the Orchestra will generally be scheduled on Friday evenings, 6-9 p.m.
-Find music to use for rehearsal and concerts through various arts outlets.
-Fill gaps in instrumentation with professionals for performances of the Orchestra. Approval must be obtained from the Director of DeBaun PAC prior to execution.
-Coordinate with the Music Program Coordinator the use of the Ondrick Music Room for rehearsals.
-Coordinate with the Director of DeBaun PAC the publicity, marketing and program for performances, purchase of sheet music and use of DeBaun Auditorium.
-Represent DeBaun PAC, the Music Program and Stevens to the student body and administration and/or arts community, when necessary.
-Report to the Director of DeBaun Performing Arts Center and ultimately to the Executive Director of University Events.
-Other duties, as assigned.

General Submission Guidelines:

In order to be considered a candidate for any job at Stevens, you must submit an online application. Please attach a cover letter and resume with each application. Other requirements for consideration may depend on the job.

Online App. Form: https://ars2.equest.com/…

Still Have Questions?

If you have any questions regarding your application, please contact Jobs@Stevens.edu

EEO Statement:

Stevens Institute of Technology is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Accordingly, Stevens adheres to an employment policy that prohibits discriminatory practices or harassment against candidates or employees based on legally impermissible factor(s) including, but not necessarily limited to, race, color, religion, creed, sex, national origin, nationality, citizenship status, age, ancestry, marital or domestic partnership or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, atypical cellular or blood trait, genetic information, pregnancy or pregnancy-related medical conditions, disability, or any protected military or veteran status.

Stevens is building a diverse faculty, staff and student body and strongly encourages applications from female and minority candidates as well as veterans and individuals with disabilities. Stevens is a federal contractor under the Vietnam Era Veterans’ Readjustment Assistance Act (VEVRAA) and the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as well as other federal statutes.

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