Drafter/Detailer

The New York office of Frost Productions is seeking a highly motivated and qualified Drafter/Detailer who is based in the tri-State area (New York, New Jersey and Connecticut). This position involves all phases of drafting, construction detailing, material specifications, and renderings for high-quality scenic elements, exhibits, cabinetry, and props.

Salary Range: $30.00+ per hour; commensurate with experience


Position Responsibilities:

  • Work directly with the Fabrication Manager to bring concepts to final design, fabrication, and installation
  • Participate in site surveys and planning meetings
  • Drafting in Vectorworks for construction, as well as generating “as built” drawings
  • Problem solving through creative interpretation of drawings, renderings, and thumbnails
  • Availability for after hours and weekend work as needed

Position Requirements:

  • Practical experience in all phases of construction involving a wide variety of materials as well as the application of wood and scenic finishes
  • General knowledge of exhibit fabrication, cabinetry, and theatrical construction
  • Ability to take a project from start to finish with minimal direction
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines
  • Punctuality, professionalism, and a positive, collaborative attitude when working with clients and co-workers

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 10+ years of experience
  • Comfortable working with heavy equipment such as boom lifts and forklifts
  • Valid driver’s license

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.

Frost Productions provides high-end, full-service production solutions to the special events market. Our clientele ranges from prominent cultural institutions and corporations to private individuals and organizations. With over 40 years of providing dynamic solutions to our clients, Frost continues to innovate and explore new mediums in the special events market. We pride ourselves in the ability to push the boundaries of proven technology and to provide our clients with new and innovative solutions and experiences. Our solutions often create whole environments, through the use of lighting, video, audio, décor and custom-fabricated scenic elements.