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Feld Entertainment, Inc.
Palmetto, FL
TOUR

Expires: 07/31/18

Job Dates

Open

Pay

800-1000 base plus road expenses per week

Functions as a member of an integrated team of rigging specialists on a large scale arena touring production by assisting with all aspects of Automation flying systems and specialized performance rigging related to the production while maintaining the integrity of the artistic concept and adhering to Best Practice Safety Standards.

JOB DUTIES:
-Actively participate in the setup and teardown of all automation systems, rigging, stationary and drum winch motor systems and other applicable gear while directing local crews in the loading and unloading, assembling and disassembling of all associated equipment.
-Responsible for repairing and maintaining all rigging equipment and hardware as directed by supervisors and Best Practice Safety Standards.
-Ensure the safety and security of rigging equipment at all times including but not limited to winch, drive lines, fly track truss and trolley systems, consoles, safety systems and fall protection systems.
-Responsible for following cues to maintain high standards of quality established for the productions aesthetics and creative vision.
-Responsible for following the rules, regulations and guidelines as set forth by Feld Entertainment Inc. Best Practice Guidelines and local regulations as they pertain to the Marvel Universe Live Production.
-Responsible for compliance with all safety and security procedures and for continually seeking to improve efficiency and safety within the rigging department and overall production.
-Responsible for accepting all other duties as assigned by supervisors.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:
-Associate degree or higher in Technical Theatre and/or 6+ years real world experience in the field of aerial automation fly and performance rigging systems in the arena, movie, or theatre touring industries.
-Ability to calculate figures, proportions and apply concepts of basic algebra, geometry and physics as they relate to load bearing concepts, calculations and forces.
-Ability to solve practical problems and interpret diverse instructions furnished in various forms including verbal, written, blueprints and CAD documents.
-Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety regulations, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals, as well as to write route reports and correspondence.
-Ability to climb and work focus, adjust and repair at heights in excess of 55 ft before, during and after performance and during rigging calls, load ins and load outs.
-Recognized as a proven team player with creative problem solving and strong trouble shooting capabilities.
-Mechanical, Operational and Programmable experience with 3D axis track and trolley fly systems for performer and scenic elements. Stage Technologies, TAIT and Fisher Fly technologies including eChameleon software highly recommended.
-Knowledge of Stage Technologies eChameleon software a plus.
-Knowledge and or experience installing, operating and maintaining stationary and drum winch motors and automation systems.
-Rope, aircraft cable splicing, Nicopress skills.
-Forklift, Aerial lift operator certification a plus.
-Ability to lift over 75 lbs, stand for 2 hours and operate small hand tools
-Ability and desire to tour year round.
-Ability to travel internationally and to Canada.
-Ability to pass a pre-employment drug screening.

Feld Entertainment is the worldwide leader in producing and presenting live touring family entertainment experiences that lift the human spirit and create indelible memories. Feld Entertainment's productions have appeared in more than 75 countries on six continents with 30 million people in attendance at its shows each year and include Disney On Ice, Disney Live, Monster Jam, Monster Energy Supercross, AMSOIL Arenacross, Marvel Universe Live, and Sesame Street Live. The meaningful result: Creating lifelong memories, one act at a time.

Feld Entertainment is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.


Contact

Human Resources

hrjobs(at)feldinc(dot)com

http://www.feldentertainment.com

Business Address

800 Feld Way

Palmetto, FL 34221

Posted: 06/14/2018 15:42:53 EST

Last Updated: 06/14/2018 14:42 EST

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