Special Event Venue Lighting Technician

The New York office of Frost Productions is seeking a highly motivated and experienced Freelance Electrician for a high-end special event venue in the New York Metro Area.

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
  • Keep equipment assigned to the venue in good working order
  • Maintain equipment storage areas

Position Requirements:

  • At least 1 year of experience as a stage electrician
  • Experience working with conventional, LED, and automated lighting fixtures
  • Experience with electrical distribution, DMX, and related control signals and dimming systems
  • Working knowledge of basic electrical and rigging safety principles
  • Ability to communicate effectively with clients, Frost staff, vendors, venue staff, etc.
  • Availability to work extended hours, including nights, weekends, and holidays
  • Punctuality, professionalism, and a positive, collaborative attitude when working with clients and co-workers

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Have a valid driver’s license and acceptable driving record
  • Able to lift up to 65 pounds
  • Comfortable working at heights (on ladders and lifts)
  • 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.