Entertainment - Electrician /Followspot in Las Vegas, NV at Wynn Careers

Date Posted: 11/26/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Reporting to the Head of Lighting, Video and SFX, the Electrician & Followspot Operator will be required to:

• Perform functions and duties as assigned to assist the department in establishing and maintaining a safe and consistent operation of all lighting systems, followspots and light fixtures in the show.
• Operate the followspot for rehearsals, performances and special events.
• Perform lighting and followspot cue tracks while adhering to the lighting design.
• Monitor, maintain, replace and clean the lighting fixtures.
• Assist with long-term inspections and maintenance schedules and procedures.
• Assist and provide services to the other departments as needed.
• Adhere to all company and departmental safety policies with emphasis on maintaining a safe working environment.
• Adhere to all OSHA regulations.
• Assist with creating a positive atmosphere for all show personnel.
• Perform all other duties as assigned.

 

Job Requirements

Job Experience / Education:

• Must have a high school diploma or equivalent.
• Minimum of two (2) years’ experience as a Stage Electrician or Followspot Operator for a large-scale theatrical or production show.
• Experience with a wide variety of modern theatrical lighting fixtures, followspots and lighting control systems as it pertains to operation, installation, use and troubleshooting.
• Experience and knowledge of GFCI safety systems is required.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

• Must be highly organized and be able to function in a stressful environment.
• Must possess excellent problem-solving skills and be able to act quickly to different situations.
• Must be organized and have great attention to detail.
• Ability to learn or update lifesaving skills and to become CPR/First Responder trained.
• Ability to identify safety concerns and conform to safe working procedures.
• Ability, experience, and comfort in working at high elevations in a theatrical environment.
• Must maintain relevant knowledge of industry through continuing education and training.
• Must possess good written and verbal communication skills.
• Must have strong computer skills and proficiency in Microsoft Office 365
• Must be able to work a flexible schedule (evenings, weekends and holidays).
• Must have the ability to work with individuals from different cultures and backgrounds.
• Knowledge of OSHA health and safety protocols is required.

Wynn Resorts is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. Wynn Resorts does not discriminate on the basis of disability, veteran status or any other basis protected under federal, state or local laws.

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