Craftsman/Artisan

The New York office of Frost Productions is seeking a highly motivated and experienced Craftsman/Artisan who is based in the Tri-State area (New York, New Jersey and Connecticut).

Salary Range: $25.00+ 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:

  • Complete construction in a variety of materials including, but not limited to: wood, metal, acrylic, and plastic laminates
  • Painting, finishing,  and graphics handling and application
  • Problem solving through creative interpretation of drawings, renderings, or thumbnails
  • Proper handling and packaging/crating of finished materials for travel
  • Event site installation as needed
  • Availability and willingness to work extended hours, including nights, weekends, holidays, be on-call as necessary

Position Requirements:

  • 10+ years of experience in construction and fabrication
  • General knowledge of Scenic Arts
  • Ability to read and interpret plans
  • Ability to take a project from start to finish with minimal direction
  • Experience in the application of wood and scenic finishes
  • Comfortable and experienced using heavy machinery
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines
  • Punctuality, professionalism, and a positive, collaborative attitude when working with clients and co-workers

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Valid driver’s license and acceptable driving record
  • Comfortable driving large vehicles (16’ to 24’ box trucks – CDL not required)
  • Welding experience

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.