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Author Topic: Production Crew: Tech Dir/ Camera/ Switcher/ PA - Seasonal Live Event Company  (Read 98 times)


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* Job Title:  Production Crew: Tech Dir/ Camera/ Switcher/ PA

* Employer: Kinetix LLC
* Employer and Venue address:
      Memphis, TN main office  - crew travels to various cities in North America
        (must live near major airport)

* Contact information

* Job Start Date:
      April 26-30, 2018
     January - July 2019
     potentially 1-2 weeks in April 2018 for prep and training

* Job Duration: seasonal
* Pay rate/type: DOE

* Job description

Kinetix: Artistry in Motion is a nationally touring dance competition for children based in Memphis, TN.  We are currently hiring for a variety of production crew positions, including:

* Technical Director
* Camera Op(s)
* Light Board Op
* Production Assistant
* Data Manager/IT Expert

Applicants must be able to work long hours on limited sleep, be problem solvers and team players with strong communication skills, enjoy being in an artistic and kid centric environment, while keeping a level head and sense of humor.  Must be able to multitask and work in fast paced environment under pressure.  Ability to load in and load out of venues, carrying heavy equipment.

Pay is DOE per event.  The first tour date is a single pilot show but will be a great chance for someone to secure a position for the full tour in 2019.  If Memphis based, there may also be potential work year round for the right candidate and skillset.

Additional Details:
-All positions are non-union and seasonal
-Competitive pay DOE with possible season increases pending performance
-Travel, food or per diem, + double occupancy lodging provided on the road
-Weekend work hours average 25-40 hrs
-Must be available to travel Thursday afternoon through Monday afternoon.

We will be setting interviews with potential candidates in Memphis and Nashville through the end of January.  Interviews in Los Angeles in February.  Applicants outside of this radius may be interviewed by Skype.

TECHNICAL DIRECTOR main responsibilities include:
- manage and oversee all crew - float between all positions: camera op, switcher, light board, data manager, etc...
- direct and assist with load in and load out
- work with Show Producer to keep show on schedule and running smoothly
- knowledge of cameras, lighting, mac proficient
- filemaker knowledge & final cut pro a plus

References required and full background check

* Apply by Date/Expiration Date: 3/1/18

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