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Production Specialist

Solon, Ohio

 

SUMMARY:

A full-time position to assist the Production Manager with the planning and execution of production work, and to assist the Rental Shop Manager with equipment preparation and repair. This is a hands-on, detail-oriented position.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist in production work (load-in, run, strike).
  • Implement Production Manager/client’s vision. Some design responsibility required.
  • Create and complete load list.
  • Delivery of orders, mostly local but with occasional overnight trips when necessary. 
  • Supervise and assist the production shop staff with accurate pulling and thorough testing of all equipment prior to shipment.
  • Help load and unload trucks.
  • Work with the Rental Shop Manager to maintain a neat, orderly and safe working environment in the production shop. 
  • Assist other departments when necessary. 
  • Other duties as assigned.

Education and qualifications:

  • A BA or BFA in theatre is preferred, but not required.
  • All employees interact with clients, excellent customer service skills and professional appearance and demeanor are a must. 
  • Two years practical experience with theatrical lighting, especially fixtures and portable dimming systems, is required. 
  • Moving light repair, maintenance, and programming experience (VL, Clay Paky, Hog, MA) preferred.
  • Must have PC based computer skills (Microsoft Office, Vectorworks). 
  • Must have good interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Touring or “road house” experience is desirable. 
  • Basic rigging and carpentry skills are a plus.
  • A valid driver’s license and good driving record are required. 
  • Must possess, or be physically fit to obtain, a Medical Card and meet DOT requirements for driving a commercial motor vehicle.

To apply:

Send resume and cover letter to:

Chris Shick
Vincent Lighting Systems
6161 Cochran Rd Ste D
Solon, OH 44139 
Fax: 216-475-6376
Email us: jobopp@vls.com

No Phone Calls Please.

Vincent Lighting Systems is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug-Free Workplace.