Stage Hand

Production for E. W. Scripps Company
Detroit, Michigan

posted on September 23, 2019

job posting:

Position: Stage Hand Company: E. W. Scripps Company Station(s): WXYZ-TV-TV Job Type: fulltime Hours: Compensation: / year Job Description: Responsible for the placement and operation of backgrounds, platform and risers used in the television studio. Must have a good understanding of television lighting methods and lighting instruments used in both studio and remote production. Operation and programming of studio dimmer boards. Must have the ability to follow rundowns and execute lighting cues during live and taped programs and productions. Needs to be able to climb ladders to rig and focus lights and install set pieces. Assignments may include remote lighting projects requiring loading gear and location set-up. Other duties as assigned Teleprompter operation Benefits: medical, dental, optical, life insurance, STD, LTD, 4011k, paid time off Education Required: High School diploma or equivalent required. Two or four year college degree preferred. Experience Required: Preferably at least 2 years experience Previous television station experience necessary. Currently or recently performing duties as a stagehand or lighting person at a television station, production house or production company. . Other Requirements: Date Available: 09/20/2019

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expires on 10/31/2019