Mills Entertainment
Saratoga Springs, NY

Expires: 04/01/17

Job Dates

06/01/17 - 08/31/17


Salary is competitive and based on experience. per week

Job Purpose
Mills Entertainment is seeking a Touring Technical Director/Master Electrician for a major nationwide summer 2017 tour.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Participate in production meetings and phone conferences prior to the tour dates
Manage the technical advance with venues, vendors and touring crew for each engagement
Supervise and direct local crew for all load-ins, shows, and load-outs
Execute the load-in of the tours lighting rig, including power distro, plot hang, patching, focus, and any necessary reprogramming
Maintain all tour lighting equipment, including maintenance and troubleshooting on moving fixtures, LEDs, and console when necessary
Execute lighting cues during performances
Ensure that all equipment and show supplies are ready for movement post-show
Ensure that the team adheres to all safety procedures

Required Qualifications include, but are not limited to:

Industry and large-scale touring experience (3-5 years required)
Experience working with and supervising a local crew under IATSE union regulations
Strong knowledge in power distribution and data networking
Strong overall knowledge of both conventional and intelligent lighting fixtures, including hang, focus, patch, and programming
Programming experience with multiple lighting consoles and moving lights. Ability to clearly communicate with show rigger about drop points to hang truss in temporary stage rigging
Ability to work in high-pressure situations and strong communications skills
Experience troubleshooting technical issues and making repairs on the road
Valid drivers license

Housing and per diem are provided for during rehearsal period and performance dates.

Salary is competitive and based on experience.

Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to crewjobs@millsentertainment.com Referencing Req. # TDME012017 in subject line.

Due to the volume of applicants, we are unable to reply to all submissions.

No phone calls or office visits, please.

Mills Entertainment is the industry leader in branded live entertainment. We collaborate with top artists and content partners to produce and promote engagements at theaters, arenas, casinos, and colleges throughout the United States and internationally.

The work we do is exciting, challenging, and enjoyable. We are seeking applicants with a passion for live entertainment and a desire to join the industrys leading team. Our positions operate in a high-performance environment and require confident, competent, and level-headed individuals


Michael Mills


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(518) 306-4333

Business Address

468 Broadway

Suite C

Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

Posted: 03/01/2017 14:39:54 EST

Last Updated: 12/03/2016 04:01 EST

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