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Shop Technician/Service Counter/Driver - AirMagic Special Effects

This is a Permanent, Full-time position.

Category: Technical
Province: Toronto, Ontario
Position: Shop Technician/Service Counter/Driver
Deadline: September 24, 2019
Posted: September 10, 2019

Job Description / Duties

Position Summary: - This is an entry-level position with many responsibilities.

Responsibilities include:
• Pack, deliver, and receive rental equipment and CO2 cylinders.
• Assist clients loading in and out.
• Check in Rental returns
• Safely load/unload truck, transport, special effects equipment.
• Assist with equipment inventory and maintenance.
• Pickup and shop for hardware and supplies.
• Work closely with Retail & Rental department and assist with organizing deliveries, shipping, tracking and maintaining retail inventory.
• Occasional weekend work may be required.
• There will be heavy lifting

As you learn more about our equipment and effects, you may occasionally go out on load-ins, setup and strikes with our Production team. Eventually you may do small jobs on your own. That’s the path we hope for.

Qualifications / Required Skills

You MUST have…
Experience and/or knowledge of Live Performance or Live Event technical production.
Valid Driver’s License – Clean driving record
Be comfortable driving vans and cube vans
Be organized and Reliable – Work safely - There will be heavy lifting

You should have…
ERD Pyrotechnician/Fireworks certification required – Or we will train you and get you certified
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
Ability to multi-task and prioritize

Additional Information

We are seeking a happy, motivated, team player. Someone confident, enthusiastic, friendly and energetic with a genuine desire to provide outstanding service, able to communicate their thoughts and ideas, who enjoys interactions with professionals and the public, and has an interest in the behind-the-scene magic of special effects! Ideally you want to find a place to put down roots, learn and grow.

Salary: $35,000

Contact Information

Please email application and resume to Mark Fine

Employer Profile

We’ve been making Special Effects magic for over 30 years. We are committed to be the premier special effects provider in Canada for live performance, special events, theatre, concerts, and music festivals.

Our shop in south Etobicoke is well served by transit and easily accessible by road.
As well as full production services and custom fabrication, we rent and sell all manner of special effects hardware... from fog machines, to confetti cannons to indoor snow machines, and we sell the consumables to support them. We deliver them and pick them up from our clients and/or their events.