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Assistant Lead Technician Lighting in Las Vegas, NV at Wynn Careers

Date Posted: 4/27/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Wynn Las Vegas has an in-house 24/7 full service Entertainment Production Services and Sound & Video Department to accommodate audio-visual and technical requests associated with convention, exhibit, private and catered event functions. Customer support for our clients is the number one factor that determines our department success.

 

Job Summary:

Reporting to the Floor Manager of Entertainment Productions Services, the Assistant Lead Lighting Technician of Entertainment Productions Services will be required to: 

 

  • Assist the Lead Lighting Technician in maintaining the EPS department’s lighting equipment and supplies.
  • Assist Production Managers on upcoming shows/event with lighting needs.
  • Working knowledge of all lighting systems throughout the convention spaces.
  • Work with Shop Manager to rent related gear for incoming riders or show requirements.
  • Lead crews for large installs of lighting heavy shows.
  • Assist with training in conjunction with the Training Manager.
  • Repair and /or diagnoses faulty gear.
  • Create purchase orders for any lighting department needs.
  • Prepare ROI documents for gear updates and new technologies.
  • Encourage teamwork and aids in building cross department relationships.
  • Work with safety as a priority and follows department and company safety standards.
  • Ensure the department delivers a maximum level of customer service and production value
  • Perform all other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

Job Experience / Education:

  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Minimum of three (3) years’ experience with large scale lighting productions.
  • Required current OSHA 30 General Industry Safety card.
  • Moving light repair experience a plus.
  • Experience as a master electrician.
  • ETCP certified entertainment electrician preferred.
  • GrandMA2 lighting console knowledge a must.
  • ETC Sensor dimmer rack experience required.

 Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to work under pressure as well as manage logistics.
  • Willing to define, practice and conform to safe working procedures.
  • Knowledge of OSHA health and safety protocols is required.
  • Ability to read and create lighting plots within Vectorworks.
  • Ability to hang, focus, troubleshoot and operate lighting systems.
  • Thorough understanding of rigging, motors and truss support systems.
  • Advanced knowledge of AC power systems, distribution, requirements and restrictions.
  • Must possess excellent problem solving skills and strong interpersonal skills with proven talents in leadership, safety, and teamwork.
  • Must possess good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must possess outstanding organizational, interpersonal, and administrative skills, as well as excellent attention to detail.
  • Strong computer skills and proficiency in Microsoft Office specifically Outlook, Word, Excel, & PowerPoint.
  • Must be able to work evenings, weekends, holidays and long hours.
  • Models a professional and polished appearance as required by company guidelines.
  • Must be able to interact with internal and external guests in a professional manner.
  • Maintains relevant knowledge of industry through continuing education and training. 
  • Must have legal authorization to work in the United States.

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