Follow Spot Operator
Job added 30th June 2022
Reporting into the Technical Manager, you perform various tasks during load-in and load-out, and the building and execution of the production. During the show you operate the follow spot from an overhead trussing, taking directions from the Lighting Technician on colour, size, beam etc. In this job you travel with a multinational cast and crew through Germany or Austria, Belgium, France, and the Netherlands.
- Assist the crew on the load-in, load-out, and the running of the show.
- Set up lighting structures and the installation of sound, light, and other show equipment.
- Implement cues from the lighting desk on operating the follow spot.
- Provide hands-on support to the crew such as carrying tools and equipment, the installation of structures, and maintenance.
Skills and attributes
- Experience in operating follow spot lighting during live entertainment
- Ability to work with hand and power tools to build lighting structures
- Good written and verbal English language skills
- Good health – no vertigo or colour-blindness
- Stress-resilient and a creative problem-solver.
- Availability from October 2022 to the end of April 2023
- Touring with a celebrated ice show, performing shows in various cities and countries
- Transportation and accommodation provided during the tour
- A competitive salary, in line with your level of seniority and experience.
We also gladly accept applications from candidates who are not available during the above-mentioned period as we are constantly looking for professionals for our many other projects.
Want to apply? Please send your motivational letter and an up-to-date CV (in English) to firstname.lastname@example.org.