Touring Show/Traveling position Ellenton (HQ)
| Full Time
Production & Operations Touring Units — Combined Touring Operations
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 Monster Jam®, Monster Energy Supercross, Disney On Ice, Disney Live!,
Marvel Universe LIVE!, Sesame Street Live!,DreamWorks Trolls The Experience
and Jurassic World LiveTour
. Across the brand portfolio, Feld Entertainment has entertained millions of families in more than 75 countries and on six continents. Visit feldentertainment.com
for more information.
The Carpenter stagehand works backstage assisting in scene changes and show presets with relation to the stage set and any staging pieces as determined by supervisors in conjunction with the guidelines of best practices during performances. Assists in directing local crews, loading and unloading, and assembling and disassembling of all show equipment. Conducts regular maintenance in an effort to preserve the high integrity and professionalism of the company and its equipment.
PLEASE NOTE: This position remains posted on our website year-round. We may or may not currently have an opening, but we encourage you to submit your resume now in the event one becomes available. We will keep your resume on file and contact you within a year of submitting if your skills and experience meet the job qualifications. You may be contacted via phone or email for any of our touring properties. Essential Job Functions
- Assembles and disassembles stage set and all equipment assigned to the Carpenter Department.
- Directs local crews in loading and unloading; assembling and disassembling all equipment associated to, but not limited to the Carpenter department.
- Conducts regular maintenance on all equipment related to stage set.
- Follows productions cues in a manner that meets productions standards.
- Complies with all safety and security procedures related to the show and Feld Entertainment Safety policies.
- Accepts all other relevant duties as assigned by supervisor.
- At least one year experience as a stage carpenter in a backstage setting for live show or one experience in related construction type setting.
- Understands theatrical terms and directions.
- Knowledge and ability to use hand tools and small motors.
- Ability to climb, work and perform repairs at heights up to 40’ using a wire rope ladder and safety equipment with 300lb limitation.
- Basic skills in scenic painting.
- Ability to work as member of team; accept & follow oral, written, &/or diagram instructions.
- Ability and desire to tour year round.
Feld Entertainment is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.