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 PlaybackPro, PowerPoint, Keynote etc.
  • Operation of professional video switchers including Analog Way/LiveCore
  • Media server operation; such as Dataton WATCHOUT, Hippotizer V4, Qlab, and Resolume Arena/Avenue etc.
  • Installation and programming of LED video walls such as NovaStar processing
  • 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
  • Availability and willingness 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:

  • 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, 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.

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.