Lighting Operator

Washington Pavillion / Sioux Falls, SD

Lighting Operator – (PRN/As Needed)

Program and operate lighting systems for various events, shows and productions in multiple venues! This position must be able to work a flexible schedule including days, evenings, weekends and holidays.

What you will get to do:

  • Program and design for local dance companies
  • Run lighting console for select performances
  • Install and configure lighting plot
  • Program and design for Dakota Academy of Performing Arts (DAPA)
  • Ensure that the technical elements required in the department are placed properly and working correctly
  • Provide advice and feedback to achieve premium quality of all technical elements during events
  • Manage all production elements to ensure they are operating in a safe and industry accepted manner.
  • Assist the load-in, rigging, set-up, execution, tear down and load-out of production equipment in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Provide running crew support for any and all departments as required.

What you will need (qualifications)!

  • Bachelor of Arts in Theatre and/or 3 years of professional experience in the field.
  • Moderate to advanced knowledge in ETC EOS and/or GrandMa 2.
  • General knowledge of entertainment electrical systems
  • Knowledge of common entertainment industry practices and techniques
  • Ability to work long hours when needed, primarily nights and weekends

What we offer you!

A fun, engaging culture with excellent compensation along with a few benefits for staff such as a free membership to Washington Pavilion + perks with tickets/discounts to shows/concerts etc, and a discount at Leonardo’s CafĂ© on-site, Washington Pavilion apparel, jeans on Fridays and much more!

If this is a great fit for you to work in an amazing place filled with creative energy and excitement, apply for it today!

EOE, Background Check

Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans.