Big Apple Circus
New York, NY

Expires: 11/01/17

Job Dates

08/14/17 - 07/31/18


Hourly + Overtime

Lighting Technicians at the Big Apple Circus must be willing to do the following:

Full time travel with the show
Assist with load-in / load-out for the lighting and electrical departments - setting up theatrical
lighting, generators, emergency lighting, power distribution, etc.
Load semis and flatbed trailers with lighting and other electrical equipment
Operate a follow-spot during show-time, and call follow-spot cues as needed
Participate in daily set-up and maintenance of lighting equipment (dimmer check, etc)
Help with the lighting build of each new annual production
Maintain a safe working environment at all times by conforming to established safety policies
and procedures, participating in required safety classes, and completing emergency rescue
procedures training. Comply with all safety and security procedures related to the show.
Work in confined spaces
Work outdoors in all seasons
Assist other crews as needed

General Requirements:

Basic understanding of theatrical terms and directions
Ability to read, comprehend, and write basic instructions
Ability to apply common sense and understanding to carry out instructions
Professional appearance and demeanor
Ability to climb truss and wire rope ladders to work and perform repairs at heights up to 50
while following all OSHA standards please note that safety equipment provided by the
company has a 300lb weight limit
Ability to lift 50lbs and push / pull 100lbs
Ability to sit or stand for long periods of time


Jon Batz-Owings

Production Supervisor

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(646) 793-9314

Business Address

3 Columbus Circle

15th Floor

New York, NY 10023

Posted: 08/12/2017 15:00:04 EST

Last Updated: 12/08/2016 15:01 EST

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