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

Position Requirements:

  • 3+ years of experience in the event industry
  • Comprehensive understanding of safe working loads, safety factors, and rigging standards
  • Experience with arena rigging practices and terminology
  • Ability to manage projects and small crews as assigned by onsite supervisor
  • Osha Aerial Lift certification or equivalent
  • Ability to lift/push 65 pounds
  • Comfortable working at heights
  • Demonstrate initiative and ownership of assigned tasks

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Valid driver’s license and acceptable driving record
  • Comfortable driving large vehicles (16’ to 24’ box trucks – CDL not required)
  • ETCP Rigging Certification or equivalent

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.