Craigslist AD- Event Labor/Crew for Set up & Take Down
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Gatsby Entertainment has redefined the world of lighting, audio, video, and staging within the special event and wedding industry. We produce hundreds of events each year, including some of the most renowned events in the Bay Area. Our company model promotes strong emphasis in team-building, fun work environment, training, and career growth opportunities.
ABOUT THIS JOB: Become one of the rock stars behind the scenes of the show and become part of Gatsby Entertainment!
It is the primary responsibility of the Event Attendant to perform event-related set-up and tear down tasks, including on-site handing of lighting, sound, and AV equipment, loading/unloading and pick-up/deliver, cleaning, pulling and restocking props, rental returns, and facility maintenance. All duties are to be performed in accordance with departmental and Gatsby Entertainment policies, practices, and procedures.
WHAT WE NEED FROM YOU:
-Assist Lead Technician in the field to insure a flawless and beautiful installation of event lighting, audio and video equipment
-Perform event-related set-up tasks including pulling any necessary items, loading/unloading, and delivery/pick-up and assist in set-up as needed.
-Perform event-related tear down tasks including strike and on-site disassembly of props, florals, linen and decor, loading/unloading, return delivery/pick up, and restocking.
-Ensure that event facility/venue is left in a clean and orderly condition.
-Confirm that all tools and equipment are returned and properly stored after installation/strike.
-Adhere to property dock/loading and security procedures and policies.
-Operate company trucks, vans and lifts, adhering to safety procedures.
-Adhere to safety procedures and recommend programs to improve site safety.
-Properly pack and handle inventory to protect against damage and deterioration.
-Lead crews for installation and tear downs on selected events.
-Warehousing tasks including stocking and relocation of assets, monitoring inventory levels.
-Tag assets based on condition and assist in repairing as needed.
-Ensure that facility, grounds, and equipment are clean and maintained.
-Unpack and check goods received against orders, invoices or load lists as needed.
-Perform pick-up and delivery of items to and from vendors and/or properties.
-Maintain tools as issued by Gatsby and report any lost, stolen, or damaged tools.
-Log travel and vehicle maintenance info. Make supervisor aware of gas and repair needs.
-Complete all required paperwork, monitor for accuracy and consistency.
-Perform other job related duties as assigned.
-At least 21 years of age.
-At least 6 months of prior job experience.
-Able to work efficiently in a high volume production environment.
-Excellent customer service skills.
-Have interpersonal skills to deal effectively with all business contacts.
-Professional appearance and demeanor.
-Work varied shifts, including weekends and holidays.
-High school diploma or equivalent.
-Able to effectively communicate in English, in both written and oral forms.
EXTRA POINTS FOR:
• Hotel AV Experience
• Lighting design portfolio
• Special Events or production experience
• Experience driving 16-24 ft. trucks
• Experience in audio or video
• Regular bending, lifting, stretching, and reaching both below the waist and above the head.
• Ability to push/pull/lift up to 50 pounds
• Continual standing and/or walking without limitations up to 10 hours daily
• Ability to work in an environment that may be noisy, unheated, and not air conditioned
• Engage in full manual dexterity in both hands and wrists
TO APPLY: Please submit your resume and hours of availability.