Department Lead - Scenic

  • Cornerstone
  • American Fork, UT 84003, USA
  • Jul 12, 2018
Full time Media-Journalism

Job Description

Job Description

OVERVIEW

The Scenic Department Lead is responsible for organizing, delegating and budget of all sets and props required for the events. This involves the scheduling of projects for set design, set up and striking of sets, the pick-up of building materials, and acquisition and storage of props and materials.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Supervise daily care and cleanup of the shop, shop tools, and supplies.
  • Assist Account Executives in design plans.
  • Work with AE's in concepting, designing, and planning set layouts and styling.
  • Maintain organization of set elements.
  • Attend meetings for new shows or concepts .
  • Train and mentor team members.
  • Lead freelance Scenic Carpenter(s) on structural set designs, construction, and set installations projects.
  • Track expenditures by project and operating costs.
  • Recommend purchases for appropriate scenic supplies and equipment.
  • Front line responsibility to implement and maintain OSHA or higher safety standards.
  • Accurately produce finished projects on a timely basis.
  • Train Floor Crew on proper use, maintenance, and repair of sets.
  • Secure additional staffing when needed.
  • Adhere to all company policies and procedures in the performance of job duties.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Must be able to travel

QUALIFICATIONS / KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

A minimum of 5 yrs in Scenic Carpentry or similar field.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

As much as 80% - 100% of the workday may be on your feet involving lifting, climbing and moving of props and construction material.

Lifting 40 - 70 lbs. is required as well as climbing and working on ladders.

This position is physically demanding.

Lifting and safely controlling weights of up to 70 pounds.

Must have the ability to work with and operate large power tools.

Company Description We are passionate about curating cutting-edge concepts, amplifying live experiences and providing high-quality products and services to our customers. We are a full service provider in the event production industry. Concept creation, design, set building, lighting, sound, video, signage, talent, shipping, logistics and post show. The majority of our Events happen outside of Utah and some outside of the US, so being able to travel is a must for some of the positions. We are a casual dress company and by no means a typical company. We offer an excellent benefit package.