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VStar Entertainment
Fridley, MN
Production House

Expires: 12/08/18

Job Dates

The schedule fluctuates

Pay

$15-$20/hour per hour

Position we are looking to fill:
Our Technical Services department is seeking reliable individuals to help build our freelancer bench of reliable individuals. The schedule fluctuates from month to month and various projects.

Position Purpose
To perform assembly, repair, general maintenance and documentation of production lighting, electrical and video equipment on our theatrical touring properties. This involves moving lights, projection and video equipment as well as rigging and special effects equipment.

Will assist in building prototypes, install, wire, and solder electronics components in museum displays and interactive exhibits.

Willing and able to contribute to positive, team-oriented work environment characterized by working under tight deadlines under minimal supervision in a production shop environment.

We want you if you have:
Experience with moving light repair, cleaning and maintenance
Basic knowledge of signal flow for video and lighting systems networks
Basic knowledge of electronics, 120volt power and electrical circuits
High attention to detail
Ability to prioritize and work under minimal supervision
Able to work during regular business hours 8am to 4:45 pm, M-F as needed
High School Diploma or equivalent

Core Responsibilities:
Repair and maintain equipment related to show lighting, video and projection systems as directed by Supervisors and Best Practice Standards
Assist with the fabrication of prototype systems for special effects, electrical mechanics systems and other custom build designs to be integrated into theatrical and 3D props and scenery.
Understand assembly to maintenance and operation of production lighting and video touring systems.
Keeps accurate records of time and materials on each project.
Maintains quality control standards as directed by supervisor
Follows safety rules, regulations, compliance and policies as directed by supervisors and Best Practice Standards for Lock out Tag Out
Responsible for adhering to the National Electrical Code for temporary install projects.
Maintains professionalism in conduct and communications with all internal and external VStar stakeholders.
Performs additional duties as requested or assigned.

Additional experience that will catch our eye:
Touring or live entertainment production experience
Experience working in a fabrication/production shop or production rental house

Who We Are:
VStar Entertainment Group is a Minnesota-based company founded in 2015 because of two substantial acquisitions in the live entertainment industry: VEE Corporation, one of the most respected names in family-friendly entertainment, having delighted millions of children around the world since Sesame Street LIVEs debut performance in 1980; and Blue Star Media, a leading producer and promoter of consumer shows and events, having promoted more than 2,000 live events across the nation.

These acquisitions have provided VStar Entertainment Group with the unwavering ability to provide clients and partners in the corporate, sports, museum and event marketing industry with a robust portfolio of production and promotion services, backed by over 30 years of experience.
In addition to its touring shows, VStars acclaimed production facility creates standout solutions for live events, custom dimensional exhibits, entertainment tours, costumes, and mascots.

VStar produces hundreds of projects per year for clients ranging from Advertising Agencies in the Experiential world, to Target and General Mills in the Corporate marketplace, to the NBA and Fox Sports in the world of Sports, to Universal Studios Japan and Royal Caribbean International in Entertainment.

VStar Entertainment Group, with its years of experience, innovative production, and strategic partnerships is uniquely positioned to expand as a leader in the live entertainment, production services and mascot industries.

Cultural Values:
As a high growth, entrepreneurial company with 30 years of family entertainment history, we are anchored by the value of the prior journey with a firm, shared commitment to the road ahead
We are aligned around a shared vision of winning as one team, one company
We are dedicated to the growth, well-being and happiness of the individual


Contact

Jennifer Archer

Vp of Hr

jessicam(at)vstarentertainment(dot)com

Business Address

44 Northern Stacks Drive Suite 200

Fridley, MN 55421

Posted: 06/08/2018 18:30:48 EST

Last Updated: 06/08/2018 21:00 EST

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