Feld Entertainment, Inc.
Palmetto, FL

Expires: 06/01/17



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

Essential Job Functions

-Actively participate in the setup and teardown of all automation systems, 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 automation equipment and hardware as directed by supervisors and Best Practice Safety Standards.
-Ensure the safety and security of automation 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 2-4 years real world experience in the field of aerial automation fly systems in the arena, movie, or theatre touring industries.
-Ability to solve practical problems and interpret diverse instructions assigned by supervisors.
-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 40ft before, during and after performance calls, load ins and load outs.
-Recognized as a proven team player with creative problem solving and strong trouble shooting capabilities.
-Ability and desire to tour year round.
-Ability to travel to Canada and other international locations.
-Experience with automation drive racks, winches, power, Ethernet switches, fixed speed and variable speed motors. Be able to swap out motors, motor whips both while at height and while not.
-Ability to manage local hands as well as guide local crew.
-Knowledge and or experience with Leaky Coax and bus bars.
-Fast learning skills for building and constructing grids.
-Ability to trouble shoot electric signal flow and mechanical issues.
-Knowledge of limits and why/how to set them.
-Skilled in splicing.
-Great attitude, ability to listen and follow direction and be a team player.

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


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Business Address

2001 US Highway 301

Palmetto, FL 34221

Posted: 05/03/2017 09:55:02 EST

Last Updated: 12/05/2016 06:00 EST

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