Technician - Video Projections - OVO
Cirque du SoleilMontreal, QC
Full Time Job
Expected start date: December 2016
(Subject to change)
Reporting to the Head of Lighting, you will be responsible for the operation and maintenance of the video and projection equipment.
More precisely, you will be required to:
Participate in the daily operations of all projected special effects for all performances of the Show, including but not limited to the load in and load out operations;
Operate, maintain and troubleshoot systems during performances;
Participate in the inspection and maintenance schedules and processes;
Work with the technical team to develop and maintain a safe working environment;
Work on and develop special projects as required;
Participate in load-in and load-out;
Carry out all other duties required by the Head of Projection.
The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:
College-level diploma (or equivalent) in live entertainment or theatre production (or relevant work experience);
Minimum five years' experience in the entertainment industry;
Knowledge of video matrix;
In-depth knowledge of hardware and software applications related to projection effects systems - Coolux System and projector;
In-depth knowledge of network hardware and Ethernet cabling;
Knowledge and experience with Robot cam and box cam;
Knowledge of different types of video signal is essential;
Knowledge of Microsoft applications for Windows;
Fluency in spoken and written English is essential; Fluency in French an asset.
Arena touring experience an asset.
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