- Stagehand (Project Based)

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Stagehand (Project Based)


Stagehand (Project Based)

$24/hour - $26/hour
• Emerging Level
Skills: N/A


BuzzFeed is searching for a dependable Stagehand to join our Creative and Studio Services team.

Category Stagehand 
Location Greater Los Angeles Area
Time Period Unknown
Posted Date Apr 25, 2023
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

BuzzFeed is searching for a dependable Stagehand to join our Creative and Studio Services team. The Stagehand’s responsibilities include setting up and testing lighting and other equipment, assisting cast and crew with understanding stage use expectations, and making adjustments to sets.
To be successful as a Stagehand, you should enjoy working with your hands and be prepared to learn new skills on the job. Outstanding candidates are self-starters with a can-do attitude and excellent attention to detail.

You Will
  • Move, set up, and test lighting, sound, and other equipment according to set requirements.
  • Assemble production rigging and support structures and break them down when the production is over.
  • Inspect lighting, sound, and other equipment, and ensure that everything is plugged into the correct power source.
  • Perform a variety of maintenance tasks to ensure stages are safe.
  • Ensure all signs and posted policies are visible within the stages and adhered to during productions.
  • “Sweep” the stage between productions and report any unsatisfactory resets to stage management.
  • Run errands when required.
  • Dashboard Tech notes
  • Schematic Draft and Data intake
  • Entire Open/ Close procedure
  • Start FSP Procedure
Any Operations assignment:
  • Labeling
  • Preset oversight
  • Stage clean up, upkeep, weekly tidy
  • Proactive, improved utilization of standing stage resources
You Have

Experience in one or more of the following categories:
  • Electrical distribution
  • Film rigging
  • Film lighting
  • An ability to collaborate with others.
  • An ability to focus and follow instructions to meet deadlines.
  • Dedication to maintaining a safe work environment
  • A desire to constantly expand your skills and knowledge of production work.

Job Type Contract  Temporary 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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