Carpenter

The New York office of Frost Productions is seeking qualified Freelance Carpenters/Fabricators who are based in the Tri-State area (New York, New Jersey and Connecticut).

Salary Range: $20 – $30 per hour; commensurate with experience

This position involves all phases of construction and finishing for custom, high-quality scenic elements, exhibits, cabinetry, and props.


Position Responsibilities:

  • Work in the Fabrication Shop producing and assembling materials
  • Work in the field installing/striking materials as needed
  • Ensure the proper handling/packaging of all finished materials in the shop and field at all times
  • Ability to work with a variety of materials (wood, metal, acrylic and plastic laminates, etc.) in the shop and field as needed

Position Requirements:

  • General stagecraft/carpentry experience (assembling platforms, flats, stairs, etc.)
  • Experience with power tools and shop machinery
  • Must adhere to all shop safety and PPE protocols
  • Ability to read and interpret drawings/plans and execute those plans accordingly, in the shop and field
  • Availability and willingness to work extended hours, including nights, weekends, holidays, be on-call as necessary
  • Able to lift up to 75 pounds
  • Punctuality, professionalism, and a positive, collaborative attitude when working with clients and co-workers

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Comfortable with heavy equipment such as boom lifts, forklifts, and large trucks (CDL not required)
  • Comfortable working at heights
  • Valid driver’s license

To apply please send your resume and cover letter to careers@frostproductions.biz with the title of the job you are applying for in the subject line.