Rigger

The New York office of Frost Productions is seeking highly motivated and qualified entertainment Riggers who are based in the Tri-state area (New York, New Jersey and Connecticut).

Salary Range: $35.00+ per hour; commensurate with experience


Position Responsibilities:

  • Work with onsite supervisor to ensure safe installation, use, and removal of rigging equipment used during events
  • Hang points for trussing, line arrays, video systems, scenery, and soft goods
  • Build ground supported truss structures for lighting, audio, video, etc.
  • Adhere to safety standards for rigging equipment and safe working methods
  • Operate scissor and boom lifts as needed
  • Perform other job-related tasks, as requested

Position Requirements:

  • Experienced with event rigging practices and terminology
  • Ability to manage projects and small crews as assigned by on site supervisor
  • Strong understanding of safe working loads, safety factors, and rigging standards
  • 3+ years of experience in the event industry
  • Ability to lift/push 65 pounds
  • Comfortable working at heights
  • Demonstrate initiative and ownership of assigned tasks
  • Punctuality, professionalism, and a positive, collaborative attitude when working with clients and co-workers

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Have a valid driver’s license and acceptable driving record
  • Ability to drive box trucks (CDL not required)
  • OSHA Aerial Lift certification
  • Experience with temporary electrical distribution

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.