Encore believes in the growth and development of every employee. From Driver to Director, you'll see it a hundred times. We believe that our greatest asset is our people, and in that we are serious about preserving the knowledge and expertise that our employees bring and acquire working for our company.
Are you passionate about audio visual? Are you ready to bring your rigging expertise to an innovative company? Are you looking for a more stable career opportunity?
We are searching for a talented, enthusiastic Event Rigger who will deliver unmatched customer service in the industry and provide an overall positive experience for our guest/client. Additional responsibilities include:
Hangs chain hoist or dead hangs to points in area hotels and insure attachments to Encore Event Technologies / 3rd party production elements are done within Encore Event Technologies and PLASA standards. The riggers will also circuit motor distro's and run motor feeder
Riggers will be responsible for all overhead safety during load in, load out and show calls and will notify supervisor of any and all safety concerns
Inspects all truss, bolts, speaker hard ware and set pieces before being flown to trim
Interface with Encore Event Technologies and 3rd party technical directors / producers along with in house personnel to confirm load in order and to identify any obstacles that may prevent a safe and orderly load in / load out
Inspects gear while being installed or struck and notify supervisor known of any maintenance needs.
2+ years of experience handling and utilizing electric chain hoists, theatrical rigging hardware and truss
Ability to lift and/or move up to 70 pounds
High school diploma or GED
CM Hoist Level 1 Technician Certification
ETCP Certification and/or Aerial Work Platform Certification preferred
Why join Encore:
Encore recognizes our success is dependent on the success of our people. We are the one of the leading Audio Visual solution company. We have the most knowledgeable, passionate, and performance excellence employees in our business. Our Company offers our employees a selection of robust benefits. We aspire to find the best employees in the Audio Visual industry - individuals with integrity and enthusiasm for performance excellence.
Our Competitive Compensation Package Includes:
A fair, competitive market wage
Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance Coverage
Flexible Spending Accounts
Short-Term & Long-Term Disability
Employer matched 401K up to 50%
A graduated PTO Program
Encore, a Freeman company, is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, veteran status or any other protected status.
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Encore Event Technologies is the leading provider of unique, creative and innovative in-house audiovisual services for hotels, conference centers, and resorts globally. As part of the Freeman family, Encore Event Technologies partners with hotels and event planners to develop optimum ways to deliver event experiences with maximum impact, utilizing cutting edge technology. Encore Productions, the production division of Encore, is a full-service creative production and event execution company creating large scale events worldwide. With state-of-the-art equipment and hospitality-minded technology professionals, Encore sets the event technology pace for all competitors in the industry, helping clients tell their stories around the world.