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Artistic Crew - Scenic Painter

Ellenton, Florida - E-Verify | Full Time Florida Operations & Show Support — Hagenbeck-Wallace
Feld Entertainment® is the worldwide leader in producing and presenting live touring family entertainment experiences that bring people together and uplift the human spirit. Properties include Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey, Monster Jam®, Monster Energy Supercross, Disney On Ice, Marvel Universe LIVE!, Jurassic World Live Tour, Kawasaki and Spin Master. Across the brand portfolio, Feld Entertainment has entertained millions of families in more than 75 countries and on six continents. Visit for more information.

Proficient in faux finish, paint applications, scenic paint treatments, masking and spraying techniques.  Ability to construct 3-dimensional scenic elements, as needed, for new productions and existing shows.
Essential Functions:
  • Perform artistic painting, sculpting & fabrication techniques to create scenic elements.
  • Basic skills/knowledge in paint mediums & applications.
  • Ability to spray and sculpt/carve various mediums.
  • Ability to read blueprints & color elevations.
  • Basic knowledge of color theory.
  • Basic knowledge of power tools and proper use.
  • To promote professional customer service skills including appearance and interaction with all contacts inside and outside of the company.
  • Accept all other duties as assigned by immediate supervisor.
Physical, Mental & Sensory Requirements:
  • DESIGNATED FUNCTION: Sitting 5%, Walking 10%, Standing 50%, Bending 20%, Kneeling 5%, Lifting 10%.
  • SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: Hand Manipulation, Reaching, Grasping, Visual, Auditory, Driving.
  • DESIGNATED FUNCTION: Mathematics - Medium, Reading - High, Verbal - Medium, Written - Medium, Reasoning - Medium.
Education, Skills and Experience Requirements:
  • At least 2 years college background with a focus in art and/or technical theatre or at least 2 years professional experience and/or training or equivalent combination.
  • Ability to provide logical solutions to problems and interpret information conveyed from supervisors.
  • Advanced skills and knowledge in various paint mediums and applications, including spraying, scenic painting, and faux finishes.  Foam sculpting/carving skills preferred.
  • Ability to calculate figures and apply basic algebra, fractions, percentages, ratios and proportion to practical situations.
  • Knowledge and experience in scenic spray techniques & proper equipment handling & procedures.  Familiar with HVLP spray gun equipment.
  • Strong interpersonal skill & experience working with diverse cultures & backgrounds.
  • Basic knowledge and aptitudes involving carpentry, fabrication and metal work.
  • Willingness to help in other departments when your work load has slowed.
Given the touring nature of Feld Entertainment’s business, COVID vaccination is strongly encouraged for successful candidates.

International Touring Personnel
To the extent international touring personnel are visiting a jurisdiction that requires vaccination, proof of vaccination in accordance with the relevant international law should be submitted directly to either the Tour Manager or to Human Resources at least six weeks prior to the start of the tour.  The Company will maintain all information regarding vaccination status as confidential in accordance with applicable laws.  The Company cannot guarantee employment for any Associate who is unable to satisfy foreign entry requirements.  

Mitigation Guidelines for touring employees will remain in effect until further notice as do applicable venue, local, state and/or international requirements, rules, regulations and/or laws, if any.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Feld Entertainment is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace. We are committed to providing an inclusive environment for our employees, customers, and partners worldwide. We celebrate diversity and encourage our profoundly talented workforce to express themselves proudly. Our successful business model requires different perspectives and voices so that we can create the incredible live shows we put on. Come join us and help us light up the world.

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