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Entertainment Technician (Dresser)

Company: Busch Gardens Williamsburg
Location: Williamsburg
Posted on: June 11, 2021

Job Description:

When you’re at one of our theme parks, the fun never ends! And our Show Operations team is a big reason why. If you’re a self-motivated leader, and have the knowledge and skills to keep our shows and systems in peak performing order – jump right in!

What you get to do:

• Participates as an integral contributor to the Entertainment Operations Department.
• Executes the operation of Show Product in one of the following disciplines, Audio, Multi-Media, Master Electrician, Lighting Board Operator, Spot Operator, Deck Hands, Fly Rail, Dressers
• Collaborates with Entertainment Production/Operations, Theming, and Theatrical Services teams to achieve project goals and objectives.
• Works with outside contractors.
• Maintains Entertainment facilities and equipment.
• Works with Show Operations schedules and paperwork in order to achieve Entertainment product goals and objectives.
• Follows project timelines to ensure park and departmental goals, safety targets and objectives are obtained.
• Follows department and park safety guidelines.
• Participates in the Operations department training programs.
• Participates in other duties as assigned that support park and departmental goals and objectives.

What it takes to succeed:

• Proven Technical skills, strong communication skills; positive attitude, team player; multi-tasking skills, collaboration skills
• Associates or BA in Technical Theatre, Theatre Arts, or equivalent professional experience preferred.
• 2 years professional technical entertainment experience preferred in the areas of rigging, carpentry, costumes, electrics, sound, and sets.
• Valid US Driver’s License preferred.
• Experience with the following required:
- Hand tools
- Theatrical equipment
- Ability to work at heights to over 75’ required.
- Ability to lift and move 50 pounds required.
- Ability to perform outdoor work in temperature extremes and overnight shifts required.

The perks of the position:

As part of the SeaWorld family, you’ll enjoy a fun, fast-paced environment and great teammates, as well as:
• FREE park admission
• Discounted park admission tickets and passes for family and friends
• Park discounts on food, merchandise, etc.

Join the team!

If you’re looking for the opportunity to make the most of your abilities in a one-of-a-kind setting with an entertainment industry leader, we’re looking for you!

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