JOB DESCRIPTION – Entertainment Lighting Designer
Hard Rock Live, a concert theater and event production venue seeks a Lighting Designer to support concerts and live events in the venue. Our full scope of services includes comprehensive productions for live entertainment, touring acts, local bands, corporate events, awards shows, DJ parties, and various bookings within the venue. This position is based in Orlando, and is a part time freelance position. Nights, holidays, weekdays and weekends are required, and candidates should expect a variable schedule based on show needs. Minimum availability will be required to maintain employment. Some client interaction may be required. A pleasant, outgoing personality, industry experience and knowledge of event logistics, system design and show lighting skills required.
DESIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE
Requirements: Ideal candidate will possess knowledge of audio visual solutions within the event production industry. Ability to work with all aspects of lighting systems is required, including console programming, punting, fixtures and maintenance, with a proven track record of successful shows and events in touring concert, corporate and entertainment worlds. While this position is a part of the Tech department with expertise in lighting, our ideal candidate will be expected to have experience with crew management and job site leadership skills. Candidate must also be able to successfully interact with clients on site, and maintain a professional demeanor at all times. Candidate must have a portfolio of previous events, with at least 3 years of professional experience in touring concerts and corporate AV events, and have 3 positive references. Proper and safe setup, operation, and teardown of audio, video, lighting, and staging equipment is required, from the loading and unloading of semi-tractor trailers, bus trailers, box trucks and various other vehicles on-site.
This is not an entry level position, and those without the required experience will not be considered.
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