Video Technician

The New York office of Frost Productions is seeking experienced freelance video engineers and projectionists who are based in the Tri-State area (New York, New Jersey and Connecticut).

Salary Range: V1 – $35.00 +; V2 – $25.00 + per hour; commensurate with experience


Position Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for setup, operation, and strike of video equipment before, during, and after events
  • Playback software operation; such as but not limited to, PlaybackPro, PowerPoint, Keynote
  • Operation of professional video switchers including Analog Way/LiveCore
  • Media server operation; such as but not limited to, Dataton WATCHOUT, Hippotizer V4, Qlab, and Resolume Arena/Avenue
  • Installation and programming of LED video walls
  • ENG camera operation/IMAG

Position Requirements:

  • Minimum 2 years general stagecraft and special events experience
  • Experience operating, calibrating, rigging, and powering professional projection equipment
  • Knowledge of SDI, HDMI, DVI, Fiber, CAT6, and VGA signal protocol
  • Knowledge of resolution and aspect ratio
  • Ability to read and execute ground plans
  • Punctuality, professionalism, and a positive collaborative attitude when working with clients and co-workers

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Permanent install/integration experience
  • Self-motivated with ability to work on several projects simultaneously with minimal supervision
  • Ability to stand, kneel and/or crouch for long periods of time
  • Ability to climb ladders and scaffolding, and operate single column lifts (Genies or scissor lifts), and comfortable working at heights
  • Able to lift & move excess of 60lbs unassisted, and lift and move 100lbs with assistance
  • Ability to work in variety of environments, including hot, humid, cold and in cramped spaces

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.