Ground Rigger


Ground Rigger

Job added 30th June 2022

As a Ground Rigger you are responsible for the load-in, load-out, and setting up heavy lifting equipment, safely securing it in place using pulleys, ropes, and hoists. Together with an international crew and reporting into the Technical Manager, you ensure a safe, timely, and smooth execution of the production. On this job you travel through Germany or Austria, Belgium, France, and the Netherlands.


Key duties

  • Take care of load-in and load-out of the show in a timely and diligent manner.
  • Build supporting structures, hoists, and pulling gear, taking all safety regulations into account.
  • Set up, operate, and maintain show levitation, lighting, and other electrical show equipment.
  • Supervise the local rigging team on hanging show hoists in accordance with the rigging plan.
  • Maintain all rigging material and equipment during the tour.
  • Support the crew on other tasks at hand.


Skills and attributes

  • Relevant experience in live entertainment (essential)
  • IPAF licence 1a, 3a, and 3b
  • Working knowledge of cable breaking strength, shackles, hooks, and other rigging gear
  • Excellent understanding of technical manuals, and Auto CAD software and drawings
  • Good written and verbal English language skills
  • Good health – no colour-blindness
  • Stress-resilient and a creative problem-solver.
  • Availability from October 2022 to the end of April 2023


Our offer

  • Touring with an international 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.

Want to apply? Please send your motivational letter and an up-to-date CV (in English) to hrm@holidayonice.com.

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.