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Automation Rigging Specialist - Lune Rouge Entertainment

This is a Permanent, Full-time position.

Category: Technical
Province: Montreal , Quebec
Position: Automation Rigging Specialist
Deadline: June 21, 2019
Posted: May 27, 2019

Job Description / Duties

•Operating and controlling all automation equipment during shows, rehearsals and media events;
•Supervise show operations inside PY1 and coordinate trouble shooting with Technical Team;
•Ensuring that operations run smoothly and safely during rehearsals, shows and media events;
•Ensuring that the rigging elements conform to the original concept and quality of the show;
•Planning and taking part in the updating, replacement and maintenance of scenic elements in collaboration with the Head Rigger/Technical Supervisor;
•Creating a maintenance, inspection and repair log and keeping it up to date;
•Planning, coordinating and performing the set-up and tear down of all automated elements during transfer, working together with the rigging department;
•Managing technical specialist staff and teams of local employees during transfers;
•Loading and unloading trucks and flatbeds as per loading plans;
•Participating in all necessary safety training courses as well as training for emergency rescue procedures;
•Perform all duties as deemed necessary for the success of the departments;
•Work collaboratively with all other departments within the company to meet all technical and artistic requirements for the show;
•Perform all other job-related duties as requested.

Qualifications / Required Skills

•At least 3 years of experience operating and/or maintaining automation systems for theatrical productions in the entertainment industry;
•Previous experience with motorized and manual counterweight systems and acrobatic rigging installations;
•Ability to climb and to work at heights;
•Ability to troubleshoot electrical, mechanical, hydraulic and software problems;
•Working knowledge of installing and maintaining related systems and equipment;
•Formal fall protection training, competency training and overall safety training;
•Leadership and ability to work under pressure;
•Working knowledge of Microsoft Office;
•Professional appearance and demeanor;
•Work varied shifts, including weekends and holidays;
•Able to effectively communicate in English, in both in written and oral form;
•Interested in touring full-time with the show and authorized to travel and work in foreign countries.

Salary: Salary Range 70-75K

Contact Information

Please send your cover letter and CV by email to the attention of Nouha Chtioui at the following address: 

Employer Profile

Lune Rouge is a Montreal-based company that develops projects and makes investments, with the guiding principle to contribute to innovation, creativity and entrepreneurial spirit, mainly in the areas of technology, entertainment and technology, real estate as well as initiatives with a positive social and ecological impact.

Lune Rouge Entertainment, an affiliated company of Groupe Lune Rouge, brings together industry experts to implement innovative artistic projects and explore new creative horizons. It is inauguring its new project PY1: a nomadic and modular space, dedicated to the diffusion of immersive experiences. This vast pyramid is a unique playground for the presentation of multimedia universes combining high technology with the talent of the greatest digital creators. This new project will begin its tour in Montreal.