Job Postings

Technical Director

The Technical Director provides administrative and creative leadership for production of contemporary and traditional worship and special services (funerals and weddings). The Technical Director is part-time (average of 20 hours/week) and an on-site staff member who is responsible for leading production teams who enhance and support worship services through audio, lighting, projection, and streaming.

Overview of Position

  1. Position Package:
    • Part-Time Salaried Position
    • Benefit Package Offered:
      • Paid-Time Off
      • Paid Continuing Education
  2. Applying Instructions
    • Submit Cover Letter to Staff Parish Relations Committee
    • Submit Resume or Curriculum Vitae to Staff Parish Relations Committee
    • Submit Sedge Garden UMC Employment Application to Staff Parish Relations Committee
    • Submit all materials by emailing  or by dropping off at: 

      794 Sedge Garden Rd., Kernersville, NC US 27284

  3. Additional questions about this position may be directed to Rev. Justin Lowe or Staff Parish Relations Committee by calling 336-788-2297.

Job Description

The Technical Director provides administrative and creative leadership for production of worship and special services. This position serves as the technical producer for Sunday morning with direct leadership of all audio, lighting, projection, and streaming of services. This leader is responsible to the Pastor for the following:

Creative Worship Service Leadership:

  • Leads the Production Teams during weekly Sunday worship and special services
    • Schedules Tech Team members as needed for weekly services
    • Recruits and equips additional Tech Team members to serve on rotation
    • Provides coaching, feedback, and celebrations for Tech Team members
  • Leads the content creation of tech for weekly Sunday worship and special services
    • This includes audio needs, lighting scenes, projection slides, and video creation
    • Creates screen identity for Sedge Garden

Administrative Leadership:

  • Assists in planning engaging and relevant weekly worship and special services
    • Attends Monthly Global Worship Planning Meeting
    • Meets monthly with Pastor
    • Meets with Worship Committee as needed
  • Maintains inventory of equipment and keeps equipment (firmware/software, etc.) updated

Financial Responsibility:

  • Manages tech areas of worship ministry budget
  • Plans upgrades and new editions of equipment on a three-year fiscal calendar
  • Adheres to financial policies of Sedge Garden UMC

Direct Supervision:

  • Provides spiritual presence and shepherds Volunteer Tech Team

Education/Experience/Skills & Abilities (Preferred):

  • Passionate worshiper
  • Teachable spirit and student of worship
  • Ability to lead through creative empowerment and delegation
  • Experience with Planning Center Services, Music Stand, CCLI, CCVI, One License, ProPresenter, Worship Cast, and Social Media

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