Lighting Tech

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Job Description

MDM Entertainment, a popular event production company, is looking for a personable and detail-oriented individual to join our team as a Lighting Tech. This person has broad experience in all aspects of AV with a specialization in lighting and a passion for customer service.,
The job is full time with Saturdays and evenings required.,
Travel to and from event locations throughout Chicago and the suburbs from our Schaumburg office is required.,
At least 2 years experience in the audio-visual industry with a specialization in lighting is required.,
Experience with ShowXpress and grandMa onPC helpful.,
What you will do:,
\x95Set up lighting systems and AV for corporate and social events ,
\x95Act as an on-site technician for assigned events,
\x95Program functional and dynamic lighting shows ,
\x95Rig, wire and focus lighting instruments ,
\x95Participate in fixture selection and placement in the design phase,
\x95Assist in quality control and maintenance on an advanced and growing lighting inventory,
\x95Lead internal and external teams of technicians and labor,
\x95Participate as an active member of the technical and warehouse staff,
\x95Embrace a leadership role in the department through trainings and mentorship,
\x95Gain experience with new technology while working in a fast-paced, high-energy work environment,
Candidates must:,
\x95Be able to act in a mature and professional manner,
\x95Possess superior communication and customer service skills ,
\x95Be punctual and dependable,
\x95Possess a solid work ethic,
\x95Be able to work as part of a team or independently,
\x95Be willing to learn new skills,
\x95Have an eye for design and detail,
\x95Have excellent problem-solving skills,
\x95Have a valid driver\x92s license, a good driving record, valid auto insurance and reliable transportation,
\x95Be able to perform physical labor and lift 75+ lbs.,
\x95Be comfortable working at heights and on ladders,
\x95Be able to work weekends and varying schedules,
\x95Enjoy working in a fast-paced environment and able to meet deadlines,
Please respond with a resume and cover letter stating why you would be a good candidate for this position.,
Compensation includes competitive pay ($15-$19/hr. depending on qualifications), paid vacation, paid holidays and incentives. Benefits may include medical insurance, retirement plan with employer matching, cell phone and training / certifications. ,


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