Production Technician

The New York office of Frost Productions is seeking highly motivated and experienced freelance Production Technicians who are based in the Tri-State area (New York, New Jersey and Connecticut).

Compensation Range: $25 – $30 + per hour; commensurate with experience


Position Responsibilities:

  • Installation, focus, and strike of theatrical lighting equipment and temporary electrical distribution
  • Unload/load trucks as necessary during load-in/strike
  • Follow direction from onsite leadership team
  • Read and execute drafting and associated paperwork for productions
  • Assist with other production disciplines as necessary (audio, video, rigging, and scenic)

Position Requirements:

  • At least 2 years of experience as a stage electrician
  • Experience working with conventional, LED, and automated lighting fixtures
  • Working knowledge of basic electrical and rigging safety principles
  • Comfortable working at heights (on ladders and lifts)
  • Experience with temporary electrical distribution, DMX, and related control signals
  • Availability and willingness to work extended hours, including nights, weekends,  and holidays necessary
  • Demonstrate initiative and ownership of assigned tasks
  • Punctuality, professionalism, and a positive, collaborative attitude when working with clients and co-workers

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with other production disciplines (audio, video, rigging, and scenic)
  • Experience working with Astera Wireless LED and Clay Paky automated fixtures
  • Experience with Jands Stage CL and GrandMA consoles
  • Able to lift up to 65 pounds
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Have a valid driver’s license and acceptable driving record
  • Ability to use boom lifts, forklifts, and drive box trucks (CDL Not Required)

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.