POSITION SUMMARY / ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
The Entertainment Technician is responsible for the basic maintenance, repair and operation of live stage and backstage equipment for all shows performed in the main theatres & entertainment Venues.
The technician will also perform preventive maintenance & basic repair on scenery including general carpentry, scenic painting, automation cleaning, replacement of bulbs, and other maintenance responsibilities as required.
The Entertainment Technician is expected to maintain, inspect all equipment, and to track inventory in order to ensure that all props and items are available for all shows, events & presentations.
This person must also be available to assist other technicians whenever needed. The technician must be able to understand and react quickly to new directions in a fast-
paced environment involving multiple venues.
Operates audio, lighting, video equipment in Theatre & all auxiliary lounges & venues.
Performs specific backstage track during performances in theatre with the ability to change directions in a timely manner.
Manages safety requirements during rehearsals, shows, events, presentations and change over’s to ensure maximum safety for all involved especially when Automation movement is taking place.
Maintain and update records of all shows and changes to backstage tracks, rigging, and scenic changes. Maintain and update auditable inventory of all entertainment props and equipment.
In order to consistently exceed guest expectations and provide the highest levels of product and services, additional duties and responsibilities may be assigned as needed.
QUALIFICATIONS / REQUIREMENTS / ATTRIBUTES
Intermediate to Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel is required.
Intermediate to Advanced knowledge of theatrical productions, basic rigging, and safe rigging practices is required.
Intermediate to Advanced knowledge of Audio and lighting systems, including moving lights is required.
Intermediate to Advanced knowledge of digital audio systems, moving light consoles and entertainment backstage operations, including but not limited to, Yamaha M7, Ls9 and PM 1&5D, & Martin Maxxyz consoles preferred.
Associates Degree in Theatre Production or equivalent is required
Appropriate vocational / technical training and / or experience may substitute at an equivalent rate for the required degree.