Production crew members look after the setting up, dismantling, removal and maintenance of music and theatre production equipment for stage performances. They also transport and maintain equipment between shows.
Duties & Tasks
Production crew members may perform the following tasks:implement stage design under the direction of the stage manager
select and position sound and lighting equipment
carry, maintain and repair production equipment
arrange for transportation of equipment to remote locations
arrange and connect cables to the electrical supply using portable junction boxes
monitor security and handle cash.
Production crew members may be required to travel long distances and to remote locations when on tour with a show. They work irregular hours or shifts.
able to work as part of a team
able to cope with the physical demands of the job
able to work under pressure and at heights
flexible attitude toward working hours and conditions