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    MSC Seashore | General Technician, Lighting & Video | Virtual Submissions | Now – September

    • Gender All Genders
    • Category Technicians
    • City / State Caribbean
    • Region Sea / Boat

    https://airtable.com/shrZtaAKVeEblKFgu?prefill_Position=General+Technician+Lighting+Video

    The General Technician, Lighting & Video is primarily responsible for the effective operation of all lighting and video related needs for Le Cabaret Rouge and Times Square Atrium and their operations onboard the MSC Seashore. Reporting to the Technical Venue Manager, this role will be responsible for the programming of special events, run of performances, and general maintenance of the lighting & video rig. This role will be expected to gain a moderate level of proficiency in programming and running all servers for visual effect playback.

    What’s expected…

    • Demonstrated programming proficiency on the GrandMA series of lighting consoles
    • Intermediate level of lighting design skills to accommodate special events in the venue
    • Ability to learn Pandora’s Box Media server to a level sufficient for troubleshooting, basic content loading, and proper output routing
    • Familiar with use of Novastar and similar industry standards of LED control equipment
    • Preset, program (as applicable), and run all events taking place in assigned venue
    • Operate robo-spot for select events/performances
    • Complete post sets following each performance/event, ensuring that all lighting gear is properly powered down
    • Regularly safety inspect and maintain lighting gear in the venue
    • Regularly inspect all LED Video surfaces, replacing panels as required
    • Track lamp hours, replacing lamps as they blow or approach end of life
    • Effectively troubleshoot and report on all lighting or video issues
    • Assist with overall production needs as reasonably requested

    Please Note: While this is intended to be an accurate description of the job, this is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, skills, efforts, requirements or working conditions associated with the position, and may require that other or different tasks be performed as necessary and assigned.

    What you bring…

    • Excellent communication and management skills.
    • Bachelor’s degree in theatre (production or technical) or 3 years of in field experience required.
    • Operational knowledge of technical equipment inclusive of rigging, sound, lighting, video and automation.
    • Cruise Line or Touring Experience suggested, but not required.
    • Ability to remain positive and push thru in stressful situations, while still accomplishing daily work.
    • Ability to communicate with multiple departments onboard, understanding how the entertainment team, folds into the bigger operation.
    • Ability to work six (6) days per week for periods of up to 8-months at a time.
    • Comfortable living and working in close quarters with co-workers from varied backgrounds.
    • Ability to stand for long periods, work at height as required, and consistently lift 75 pounds in fulfillment of responsibilities.
    • Ability to learn and abide by all onboard safety regulations as outlined in ship’s Safety Management System.
    • Ability to remain positive in stressful situations working under tight deadlines.
    • Ability to analyze and evaluate the need for technical support for various events and performances.

    A valid passport not expiring before March 2023 will be required. Candidates currently possessing passports will be given preference. Vaccination against COVID-19 with boosters required for ship-board positions.

    What we bring…

    • Onboard (crossover) training included
    • Food & Lodging Included
    • Shared Double Occupancy Cabin
    • Select Privileges in Passenger Dining Facilities
    • Access to Guest Gym Facilities
    • Free Laundry Service
    • Friends and Family cruise discounts

    Contract Dates…

    • Various operational dates ranging from mid-December 2021 through August 2022.
    • Flexible start date, TBD.
    • Preference will be given to individuals who can commit to full tour (approximately 8-months).

    Pay Rate…

    • $600 per week

    At RWS, we believe our bold makers and mold breakers can come from any background. Our stage is open to all applicants, regardless of race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status. RWS is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

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  • https://www.indeed.com/job/haunted-house-technicians-8958767577f4ad20

    HAUNT INSTALLATION TECHNICIANS
    RWS Entertainment Group is a full service, worldwide production company that provides the very best in custom-designed as well as pre-packaged events and live shows for corporations, theme parks, cruise ships, resorts, and the fashion industry. Established in 2003, RWS Entertainment Group was built from the ground up through the dedication and devotion of a hard-working team. We have experienced continued growth embracing our mission, Raise Your Experience.

     

    About the roles…

    The Haunt Installation Technician roles are primarily responsible for the installation of all haunt installation related needs for Adventureland, IA, Lake Compounce, CT, and Kennywood, PA. Reporting to the Associate Technical Director, these roles will be responsible for the installation of all scenic, audio, lighting, and special effects systems.

     

    Roles available…

    • Production Carpenter
    • Production Electrician
    • Scenic Charge
    • Scenic Painters
    • Carpenters
    • Installation Technician/Stagehand

     

    What you bring…

    • Excellent communication and management skills
    • Advanced to expert level understanding of scenery construction practices
    • Expert understanding of electrical systems and installation experience
    • Basic to expert level knowledge of theatrical equipment inclusive of audio, lighting, rigging and special effects
    • Certifications in one or more related job skill sets
    • Certifications for operating heavy machinery/aerial work platforms
    • Advanced or expert experience with power tools
    • Expert understanding of scenic finishing techniques, either scenic painting or flame retardant treatments, to foam carving, texturing, etc.
    • Ability to interpret blueprints and sketches when required
    • Ability to work up to six (6) days per week for the duration of the contract
    • Ability to remain positive and push thru in stressful situations, while still accomplishing daily work
    • Ability to stand for long periods, work at height as required, and consistently lift 75 pounds in fulfillment of responsibilities
    • Ability to learn and abide by all RWS, client, and government safety rules and regulations
    • Ability to remain positive in stressful situations working under tight deadlines
    • Valid driver’s license
      Please Note: While these are intended to be an accurate description of the jobs, this is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, skills, efforts, requirements or working conditions associated with the positions, and may require that other or different tasks be performed as necessary and assigned.Contract Dates…

      • Various start dates
      • August 1st through September 26th 2022.

       

      Pay Rates…

      • $800 – $1,500 per week

       

      At RWS, we believe our bold makers and mold breakers can come from any background. Our stage is open to all applicants, regardless of race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status. RWS is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

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    Wardrobe Supervisor MSC Seascape

    • Gender All Genders
    • Category Technicians
    • City / State At Sea
    • Region United States

    https://employers.indeed.com/jobs?page=1&pageSize=50&tab=0&field=DATECREATED&dir=DESC&status=open%2Cpaused

    About the role…

    The Wardrobe Supervisor assists with installation and technical rehearsals of the show, the dressing of performers, repair, and maintenance of show costumes, show laundry and other functions related to the production while maintaining the integrity of the artistic concept.

    What’s expected…

    • Actively participate in the setup of all wardrobe equipment, dressing rooms and costumes pertaining to the wardrobe department and other equipment assigned to the department during the instillation period
    • Responsible for repairing and maintaining all costumes related to the Wardrobe Department as directed by supervisors.
    • Responsible for show laundry needs.
    • Will attend any rehearsals or put ins as needed for new performers.
    • Assist in the choreography of quick changes as well as helping with changes during the runs of shows.
    • Assist in the creation and maintenance of show related paperwork, i.e. tracking sheets, dressing sheets, laundry check in/out sheets, performer repair request sheets.
    • Weekly check in’s with Land Ops Manager.
      · Performs additional duties and responsibilities as required or assigned.

    Please Note: While this is intended to be an accurate description of the job, this is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, skills, efforts, requirements or working conditions associated with the position, and may require that other or different tasks be performed as necessary and assigned.

     

    What you bring…

    • Related experience, or combination of training and/or education in Wardrobe as it relates to live performances.
      · Basic understanding of theatrical terms and directions.
      · Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
      · Ability to understand instructions in oral, written and diagram form in order to apply common sense to troubleshoot and solve problems.
      · Recognized as a proven team player with creative problem solving and strong trouble shooting capabilities.
      · Knowledge of sewing machines, their uses and different applications.
      · Ability to hand sew.
      · Understanding of fabrics and specific laundry and dry-cleaning needs of each specific fabric type.
      · Experience as a dresser in backstage settings as it relates to a live performance with flying elements.
      · Ability to lift over 50 lbs, stand for 2 hours and operate small hand tools.

    Proof of vaccination against COVID-19 (or proof of exemption) will be required.

     

    What we bring…

    • Onboard (crossover) training included
    • Food & Lodging Included
    • Double Occupancy Cabin
    • Select Privileges in Passenger Dining Facilities
    • Access to Guest Gym Facilities
    • Free Laundry Service
    • Friends and Family cruise discounts

     

    Contract Dates…

    September 2022-April 2023

     

    Pay Rate…

    • $950 per week

     

    At RWS, we believe our bold makers and mold breakers can come from any background. Our stage is open to all applicants, regardless of race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status. RWS is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

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  • RWS | Theatrical Stitcher | Virtual Submission | Ongoing

    • Gender All Genders
    • Category Technicians
    • City / State New York, NY
    • Region United States

    https://rws.applytojob.com/apply/P6XAsDXdBv/Theatrical-Stitcher

    RWS Entertainment Group is a full service, worldwide production company that provides the very best in custom-designed as well as pre-packaged events and live shows for corporations, theme parks, cruise ships, resorts, and the fashion industry. Established in 2003, RWS Entertainment Group was built from the ground up through the dedication and devotion of a hard working team. We have experienced continued growth embracing our mission, Raise Your Experience.

    Who we’re looking for…

    RWS Entertainment Group is currently seeking experienced Theatrical Stitchers for seasonal positions in our expanding costume shop and for immediate cruise ship installs.

    What’s expected…

    • Construct and/or alter all assigned costumes according to the supervisor’s specifications.
    • Actively participate in a team consisting of supervisor and other stitchers.
    • Understanding of the period, style, and techniques necessary to complete the costume within the costume designer’s guidelines.
    • Maintain the integrity of the costume design.
    • Comfortable using industrial, domestic, and serger sewing machines.
    • Comfortable with stretch fabrics, beading and sequins.
    • For cruise ship installs; travel as assigned, valid passport and proof of full COVID-19 vaccination required.

    The stitcher must be able to perform the following tasks with minimal supervision:

    • Zipper insertion.
    • Basic tailoring skills.
    • Hemming.
    • Garment alterations.
    • Hand sewing.
    • Quick rigging of costumes.

    Please Note: While this is intended to be an accurate description of the job, this is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, skills, efforts, requirements or working conditions associated with the position, and may require that other or different tasks be performed as necessary and assigned.

    What you bring…

    • Advanced skills in hand and machine sewing and finishing with an understanding of theatrical costume and construction techniques and terms.
    • Demonstrated proficiency in hand sewing techniques.
    • Knowledge of/and experience in a variety of costume construction techniques including tailoring, period construction techniques, and alterations.
    • Demonstrated knowledge in theatrical construction and quick rigging techniques.
    • Understanding of period shape and how to adapt it to theatrical costumes.
    • Ability to collaborate with the costume team to efficiently complete assigned projects.
    • Ability to listen, take instruction, and to participate in a team to complete the builds/alterations.
    • Excellent organizational, communication, and time management skills.
    • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with coworkers and vendors.
    • Ability to work well under tight deadlines, in a fast paced and high pressure environment.
    • Ability to lift at least 20 lbs, as well as climb and reach on ladders.
    • Experience in the live entertainment and event production industries preferred.
    • Extremely detail-oriented and responsible.
    • Ability to adapt easily to an ever-changing production process.

    The deal…

    • In-Office Wardrobe Shop.
    • Flexible schedule.
    • Competitive hourly rate.
    • Cruise Ship Installs (Onboard).
    • Food & Lodging Included.
    • Competitive daily rate.

    At RWS, we believe our bold makers and mold breakers can come from any background. Our stage is open to all applicants, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status. RWS is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

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