Scenic Carpenter

Production · Brooklyn, New York
Department Production
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

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Reporting to the Production Managers, carpenters are responsible for the fabrication, installation, and handling of custom builds. They must have knowledge of fabrication specific to live events, staging, photoshoots, and retail displays. The carpenters will need to meet the established quality standards and timelines of all builds set by Producers and Production Managers

Duties Include, But Are Not Limited To

  • Operating in the fabrication department under the direction of the Production Managers
  • Working on projects as outlined by the Production Managers and adhering to production schedules
  • Working from drawings to verify dimensions and build with attention to detail and quality
  • Maintaining best practices and sound fabrication techniques
  • Effective communication and remaining professional at all times
  • Maintaining standard of quality while working as part of a team
  • Ensuring proper safety practices are followed, personal protective equipment is worn at all times, and that a safe, efficient, and clean work space is maintained

The ideal candidate will have:

  • 1+ years’ experience in finish carpentry – additional 1+ years’ experience in scenic (or related) carpentry preferred
  • Extensive knowledge of stationary and hand-held power tools including table saw, routers and typical rotary blade/bit tools
  • Knowledge of building materials focused on sheet goods made of wood, laminate and plastics
  • Willingness to work overtime, nights, and weekends when necessary to deliver the project on time
  • Ability to use ladders and carry at least 80 lbs
  • Valid Driver’s License and ability to drive box trucks up to 20’

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  • Location
    Brooklyn, New York
  • Department
    Production
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Mid-level