Mills Entertainment
Saratoga Springs, NY

Expires: 03/05/19

Job Dates

December 2018 to June 2019


$800 per week

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Participate in production meetings, conference calls, and training sessions prior to tour dates, as needed
Participate in technical advances as needed, assisting the Technical Director in adjusting touring lineset schedule when necessary on a venue to venue basis
Supervise and direct local carpentry crew and participate in scenic build and strike, including the rigging of multiple scenic items to house pipes, ensuring a safe working space on deck throughout tours stay
Maintain touring scenic elements as needed, including but not limited to paint touch-ups and hardware replacements
Assist the Technical Director in running the deck during performance
Assist the Technical Director in calling the truck pack from deck, including the pack of the scenic carts, working in conjunction with the touring A1 who calls pack in the truck
Maintain a log of all maintenance and troubleshooting done on scenic elements while on the road, to be shared and discussed during production meetings
Participate in weekly Production meetings and general tour check-ins
Lend assistance to other departments when available
Share in driving responsibilities with touring company. Tour travels in 15 person passenger vans.

Required Skills + Qualifications:
Must have prior touring experience
Proficient as a carpenter
Must have experience with rigging techniques and counter weight systems
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work cross-functionally, collaborating with others
Able to manage multiple projects at once, and operate in line with proven systems
Must be able to solve problems as and when they may arise
Strong organizational and adaptability skills
Positive attitude and the ability to remain effective under pressure
Experience working in a dynamic, high-energy environment with a demanding workload
Prior experience working with and supervising a local crew under IATSE union regulations.
Prior experience in providing general direction to a crew
Ability to lift and carry up to 50 lbs.
Have a valid drivers license and clean driving record
Must pass a background check

Preferred Skills
Higher consideration will be given to candidates with related touring experience of 2 or more years
Higher consideration will be given to candidates who have previously toured with a theatrical show
Higher consideration will be given to candidates with a background in theatre

Additional Information: Position runs December 2018 through June 2019 with possible layoffs. This is a touring position that will require driving. Weekly rate is $800.00. Travel, accommodations, and per-diem are provided.

Interested applicants should apply via our online portal at:



Michael Mills



(518) 306-4333

Business Address

468 Broadway

Suite C

Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

Posted: 10/01/2018 16:00:00 EST

Last Updated: 10/01/2018 15:11 EST

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