Website Georgia Aquarium

Position Summary
The Stage Hand assists in the daily operation and maintenance of all aspects of the production for the Sea Lion Theater, show production and special events. He /She will function as a production assistant during shows, rehearsals and special events, support all other production departments as required and operate as a Stagehand / backstage technician for the Sea Lion Show.

Responsibilities
Show Production & Operations:
1. Assist in daily operation and maintenance of all aspects of production for the theatre, show production and special events
2. Function as the backstage technician for shows, rehearsals and special events as needed/required
3. Support all other production departments as needed/required
4. Operate as a Stagehand as needed
5. Serve as a liaison with the Front of House / Usher Staff as directed by the Venue Manager during the loading and unloading of guests in the Sea Lion Theater
6. Serve as a liaison with the Entertainment Department Performance Team members as directed by the Venue Manager during shows, special events or rehearsals
7. Participate in and support load-ins, turn-a-rounds and strikes as needed/required
8. Train all new personnel on Stagehand (backstage/front of house) show operations for shows, rehearsals and special events
9. Perform other functions incidental to show operations as necessary/required
Rules and Regulations:
1. Enforce and adhere to all rules and regulations of the company including but not limited to those outlined in the employee handbook or other documentation
2. Enforce and adhere to all health and safety standards and regulations
3. Enforce and adhere to all facility/building codes
4. Enforce and adhere to OSHA regulations and safety procedures

Qualifications:
1. Minimum (1) year experience in live entertainment and event production
2. Possess basic knowledge of live entertainment, theatrical and special event production and operations
3. Possess strong office computer skills. Specifically: MS Word, and MS Excel
4. Ability to kneel, lift, and carry heavy equipment, work in confined spaces and at heights above 25’ and/or on various lifts, booms, and ladders
5. Ability to swim
6. Creative thinking and troubleshooting skills
7. Professional Appearance & Demeanor
8. Possess the highest level of motivation, pride in work and leadership
9. Remain flexible and available to work long hours, as needed, on a potentially fluctuating schedule, including days, nights, weekends and holidays
10. College degree or equivalent professional work experience

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