WE ARE HIRING!

VIDEO TECHNICIAN

DanceMakers is seeking a detail-oriented and personable video technician with demonstrated experience for our 2017-18 Trust the Journey tour. This is a touring position for all 21 cities across the nation. To ensure good work, efficient use of resources, pleased clients, and a happy and healthy team environment, we need someone who is flexible, organized, inspiring, eager, and a great communicator. You must be a team player who always has the good of the whole in mind. To be considered for the position, candidates must have prior video and/or touring experience with knowledge of production.

 

Required Experience and Abilities

  • At least one year touring with a production
  • Video skills and demonstrated experience
  • Camera knowledge; especially Sony and Canon
  • Knowledge of the Apple platform including but not limited to: Mac computers, iPad, iPhone, Apple Airport
  • Attention to detail
  • Knowledge of BlackMagic products is preferred, but not expected
  • Customer Service experience
  • Able to remain calm in high pressure situations
  • Ability to master new processes and technologies
  • Open-minded
  • A healthy lifestyle and mindset
  • Great sense of humor and the ability to laugh at oneself
  • Staging setup and breakdown experience preferable
  • Flight and travel experience preferable
  • You have to be prompt; no excuses for being late

Job Description & Day to Day

  • Setup and breakdown of staging, and all production each touring weekend
  • Video operator for all competition; you may also need to jump in as photographer on action shots
  • Photo/Video sales
  • Photo/Video support
  • Working collaboratively with other DanceMakers team members to ensure a successful event from top to bottom
  • Generally pitching in to do whatever needs to be done to keep DanceMakers moving forward

About Us

We take what we do very seriously, but we also have a lot of fun. We place a high priority on carefully hiring people that fit in with the energy and morale of the team. We are a tight knit group that consider ourselves family. It is of upmost importance to keep an upbeat, easy, inspiring and loving atmosphere. The client should always feel they are placed first and foremost and you should always treat others how you expect to be treated. We are looking forward to growing our family and to continue to push boundaries, keep stepping forward, and have a positive impact on the world.