Overview

Chicago Scenic Studios is currently hiring experienced entertainment professionals to join our full-time Technical Design and Drafting Team.

Chicago Scenic TD&D is seeking motivated individuals with extensive 3D modeling and drafting experience in AutoCAD or Inventor and advanced knowledge of fabrication techniques for live entertainment.

Successful candidates will be able to demonstrate their ability to work quickly and accurately to deliver detailed drawings for simultaneous projects within stringent time constraints. They will have strong leadership skills and be effective communicators both visually and verbally. They must also be able to adapt quickly to company work methods and standards.

Direct Supervisor: Technical Design & Drafting Manager

Pay is hourly and commensurate with experience.

 

Required Skills / Competencies:

Expertise in 3D Modeling & 2D drafting with AutoCAD.
Ability to read and interpret architectural and engineering drawings.
Basic knowledge of wood & metal construction techniques for entertainment, themed environments and/or exhibits & displays
Working knowledge of theatrical rigging techniques & structural design for theater
Working knowledge of construction materials, hardware and adhesives
Proficiency with Microsoft Office
Strong ability to communicate verbally and visually
Experience leading teams of two or more.
Experience communicating directly with fabrication shops.
Availability to work extra hours and weekends as needed.
Hands-on fabrication experience.
Proficiency in Inventor, SolidWorks or similar parametric modeling programs.
Aptitude with Adobe Creative Cloud products.
Ability to design or troubleshoot Fluid Power, electrical and motorized systems.
Experience with CNC / CAM software.
Master’s degree in technical theater, Industrial Design or similar
Bachelor’s degree and 5+ years professional experience in a regional theater, commercial scene shop or similar environment.

Required Education / Experience:

Master’s degree in technical theater, Industrial Design or similar AND/OR
Bachelor’s degree and 5+ years professional experience in a regional theater, commercial scene shop or similar environment.

Instructions to Apply:

Please send your resume and salary requirements to hr@chicagoscenic.com

To apply for this job email your details to hr@chicagoscenic.com

Pay Range: $20-30 an Hour