Work with DTE

Associate Producer Opening


DTE is seeking an Associate Producer for the special celebration of the 25th Annual Red Hook Fest, a two-day arts festival (June 1st and 2nd) featuring top talent in music and dance on the beautiful Brooklyn waterfront.


  • Handle all aspects of festival production
  • Manage Festival budget and
  • Meet bi-monthly with Executive Producer
  • Work with Technical Director to assure smooth running of event
  • Handle all permitting with NYC Parks Department, community relations, police permits and FDNY
  • Lead monthly production meetings March-June
  • Handle all equipment rentals in collaboration with Technical Director
  • Collaborate with DTE Marketing Director and local outreach staff on event marketing
  • Supervise staff handling youth groups and community partners
  • Securing and working with a variety of vendors
  • Creating and maintaining Productions Schedules and Show Flows


  • Self-starter with ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Strong work ethic and ability to commit to the event’s mission and values.
  • Exceptional attention to detail, excellent time management skills and ability to meet deadlines
  • Excellent written and verbal communicator
  • Strong computer skills especially in Excel
  • Previous experience in event production
  • Ability to work effectively with diverse constituents

Interested applicants should email their resumes with contact information for 3 references to Executive Director Martha Bowers at no later than February 28, 2018, with RHF Associate Producer_Your Name in the subject line. No phone calls, please.

Start Date March 1, 2018- June 30, 2018. Part-time: Approximately 2-6 hrs per week, full-time week of the festival.

Salary commensurate with experience. $3,000-$3,500

DTE (Dance Theatre Etcetera) is a leading cultural programmer based in Red Hook, Brooklyn. Through site-specific performances, festivals, and performing arts and media education programs, Dance Theatre Etcetera stimulates the social imagination through acts of informed expression, creating a more just and joyful world. Learn more at