Chicago Flyhouse Inc.
Chicago, IL
LAST MINUTE | Theme Park / Cruise Ship | Production House | House of Worship

Expires: 12/02/17

Job Dates

06/02/17 - 06/30/17


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Chicago Flyhouse seeks a Project Supervisor to manage onsite installations, inspections, and more. Flyhouse works on a wide range of projects over several industries and varying in scale.

Primary Responsibilities Include, But Not Limited To:

Communicate effectively with a wide variety of personalities including maintaining positive relationships with clients, unions, etc.
Focus on details and see the overall, big picture of projects
Conduct site surveys and attend planning meetings with general contractors and clients
Budget time and resources both ahead of onsite work and adjusting to changes while onsite
Read and interpret shop, architectural, structural, and electrical drawings
Lead crews made up of Union and Non-Union Labor, promote effective teamwork, supervise delegated projects, and train staff when needed
Install a variety of equipment using the highest rigging industry standards
Collaborate with Project Managers and Shop Foreman to find creative, efficient, and safe solutions to problems
Forecast the shop needs with regards to staffing, space, and inventories
Be familiar with shop drawings and able to explain them to shop staff as needed
Keep track of changes to designs, aware of their repercussions to the onsite work, and communicate conflicts quickly and professionally
Write reports detailing the work required, work accomplished, incidents, and similar
Maintain Flyhouses high safety standards
Track project inventories and administer purchases according to Flyhouse accounting procedures
Adhere to project deadlines and be flexible when project timelines need to change
Work safely and efficiently with machine tools, hand tools, and a wide variety of materials and hardware
Occasionally fabricate with metal- MIG and TIG welding, drilling, cutting, grinding, etc.

Able to stand for long periods of time, climb several flights of stairs
Able to do repetitive manual tasks
Lift 150lbs
Be comfortable working at heights
Able to travel on airplanes
Able to travel and work on cruise ships for several days at a time
Able to travel to job sites outside of Illinois for several weeks at a time
Willing to occasionally travel to conduct emergency repairs on short notice
Experience using personnel lifts, certifications ideal but not required
Valid Drivers License, clean driving record, comfortable driving flatbed trucks
Valid US Passport and ability to travel internationally
Able to pass random drug tests to ensure safe working environment for all employees
Background in theater or construction rigging is preferred but not required
ETCP Rigging and/or OSHA Certifications preferred but not required

Full time with benefits (health, dental, vision, 401K, paid time off)


Mark Witteveen

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(773) 533-1590

Fax: (773) 533-1598

Business Address

2925 West Carroll Ave

Chicago, IL 60612

Posted: 06/02/2017 18:13:42 EST

Last Updated: 12/06/2016 05:01 EST

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