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Showstopper
Myrtle Beach, SC
LAST MINUTE | TOUR | Concert / Event

Expires: 12/15/17

Job Dates

2/2018-6/2018

Pay

competitive (Weekly) per week

Showstopper Touring Event Technician Position

Showstopper (located in Myrtle Beach, SC) is one of the nation's first and largest dance competition. Each year, we engage with over 100,000 dancers in over 60 cities and work hard to provide an unmatched and extraordinary experience for all of our participants. We are looking for Touring Event Technicians to join our team for an exciting and fast paced 40th season.

CORE RESPONSIBILITIES
Setup and teardown of professional Audio, Video, Lighting, Pipe + Drape and Staging equipment.
Operation of equipment during the event as needed (I.E. Camera Operator, Lighting Console Operator, Video Switcher, And Jib Operator)
Lifting and physical work are required, upwards of 50 pounds.
Interact with staff in a positive and professional manner.
Responsible for compliance with all safety and security procedures.
Must be able and willing to work 12+ Hour shifts as needed.

DESIRED CHARACTERISTICS
Strong work ethic and ability to take direction
Excellent organizational skills with ability to manage multiple tasks and priorities
Pleasant, professional, outgoing and articulate manner and appearance
Confident and authoritative with ability to interact with children, parents and staff
Tenacity and ability to think on your feet in stressful situations
Understanding of theatrical terms and directions

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS
Valid drivers license and or Passport ( For Travel Purposes )
Minimum of a High School Diploma
Bachelor's or Associate's Degree preferred
2 years of relevant work experience is a plus but not necessary
Previous touring event experience will take priority

COMPENSATION
Competitive
Bonus qualifications:

Video switcher setup and operation: NewTek Tricaster 455/60 and 855/60
Media server operation: Arkaos Media Master, Hippotizer V3/V4.
Camera operation: Sony,Canon and Cammate Jib Operation
LED Video Panel: Elation
Lighting Consoles Programming: Hog4,
These positions require 100% travel. You will be traveling to and from your home base each week before and after the event (Typically leaving on a Thursday returning on a Monday). Due to the nature of our customers all applicants must consent to a drug test and background check. You will also need to have a valid passport as it my be required to flight domestically in some states we travel to.
Time Commitment:

You must be able to attend one of our training sessions in January prior to the tour beginning. Exact date will be provided as upon being hired.

Normal season runs from Mid February to the last weekend in May.
Other opportunities MAY become available for our National Finals which run from June 18th to July 23th as the season progresses.

To apply, please send your Cover Letter, Resume and 3 Professional references with 2018 Event Tech. in the subject line to Productionjobs@goshowstopper.com. Any application received without the necessary documents will not be considered.

Contact

Andrew Harris

Technical Director

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https://www.goshowstopper.com

Business Address

1340 dividend loop

Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

Posted: 11/14/2017 09:17:54 EST

Last Updated: 11/01/2016 17:01 EST

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