Electrician/Stagehand – New York
New York, NY Area
The New York office of Frost Productions is seeking highly motivated and experienced freelance Electricians/Stagehands who are based in the Tri-State area (New York, New Jersey and Connecticut).
Compensation Range: $25 – $30 per hour; commensurate with experience.
Installation, focus, and strike of theatrical lighting equipment and temporary electrical distributionUnload/load trucks as necessary during load-in/strikeFollow direction from onsite leadership team
Read and execute drafting and associated paperwork for productionsAssist with other production disciplines, as necessary (audio, video, rigging and scenic) Position
Requirements: At least 2 years of experience as a stage electricianExperience working with conventional, LED, and automated lighting fixturesWorking knowledge of basic electrical, and rigging safety principlesComfortable working at heights (on ladders and lifts)Experience with temporary electrical distribution, DMX and related controlsignalsAvailability and willingness to work extended hours, including nights, weekends, and holidays necessary.
Demonstrate initiative and ownership of assigned tasksPunctuality, professionalism, and a positive, collaborative attitude when working with clients and co-workers Preferred Qualifications: Experience with other production disciplines, as necessary (audio, video, rigging and scenic)Experience working with Astera Wireless LED and Clay Paky automated fixtures a plus.
Experience with Jands Stage CL and GrandMA consoles a plusAble to lift up to 65 poundsExcellent communication and interpersonal skillsHave an acceptable driving record and valid licenseAbility to use boom lifts, forklifts, and drive box trucks (CDL Not Required) Frost Productions provides high-end, full-service production solutions to the special events market.
Our clientele ranges from prominent cultural institutions and corporations to private individuals and organizations. With over 40 years of providing dynamic solutions to our clients, Frost continues to innovate and explore new mediums in the special events market. We pride ourselves on the ability to push the boundaries of proven technology and to provide our clients with new and innovative solutions and experiences. Our solutions often create whole environments, through the use of lighting, video, audio, d eacute;cor and custom-fabricated scenic elements.