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The Lighting Design Group (www.ldg.com), an internationally recognized broadcast and entertainment lighting design and installation firm in New York City, is looking for anexperienced full-time technical project specialist for permanent installations. The position is responsible for working as part of our project team to support the design, procurement, commissioning, facilitating and close out of projects involving the permanent installation of lighting control systems for broadcast as well as more hybrid projects involving the integration of architectural and entertainment control.
The assistant systems designer / technical project specialist will split their time between work in the field and the office (currently remote). They will be responsible for supporting all aspects of a project from inception through installation and close-out including: assisting project designers, assistance in developing proposals, budgeting and approvals from clients, equipmentprocurement and logistics, project commissioning and oversight of all on site aspects of the projects.
The technical specialist’s primary requirements are an understanding of networked lightingcontrol systems, their set up and commissioning as well as the ability to assist the systems design team with technical research and development of system specifications for systems and lighting designers as well as provide additional AutoCAD drafting support when required to supplement the departments draftsperson.
The position requires an experienced person who is highly organized, detail oriented, adaptable to rapidly changing circumstances, a solid team player who has excellent oral and written communication skills. Knowledge of IP Networking protocols as well as ETC/Paradigm control systems is required along with AutoCAD as well as knowledge of other networked lighting control systems is preferred. Knowledge of REVIT, Vectorworks, Excel and other Microsoft Office programs is a plus. ETC Certification for system commissioning is preferred but training can be provided as long as candidate has a strong knowledge of control system operation and IP networking.
Experience in entertainment lighting for theatre and/or television is required; field experience is preferred, and knowledge of broadcast television production is a plus. The position requires the ability to work the hours required to get the job done. The project specialists position reports to the Executive Vice President for Operations and Systems.
Salary is commensurate with experience. LDG offers an excellent benefits package after probationary period. Send resume/cover letter with salary requirements to Lisa AldisertLDGjobs@ldg.com. Please include “Technical Project Specialist” in subject line.
The Lighting Design Group (www.ldg.com), an internationally recognized broadcast and entertainment lighting design firm in New York City, is looking for an experienced full-time Project Manager. The position is responsible for managing projects from pre-production through closeout ensuring that client expectations are achieved, LDG policies and procedures are followed and projects are completed on budget and on time.
The project manager will be responsible for supporting all aspects of production, other than design, from inception through close-out including: creating budgets and proposals, obtaining client approvals, executing the production plan including all logistics for equipment procurement through delivery, labor, and oversight of successful project completion.
The position requires an experienced person who is highly organized, detail oriented, adaptable to rapidly changing circumstances, a solid team player who has excellent oral and written communication skills. Expert knowledge of Excel and other Microsoft Office programs is required; knowledge of QuickBooks and MediaPulse/ScheduAll preferred.
A minimum of 5 years’ experience in Broadcast TV or Theater/Touring management is required; purchasing experience is preferred, and knowledge of broadcast television production is a big plus. The position requires the ability to work the hours required to get the job done. The position reports to the Vice President of Production.
Salary is commensurate with experience. LDG offers an excellent benefits package after probationary period. Send resume/cover letter with salary requirements to attn of Andrew Lipson at LDGjobs@188.8.131.52. Please include “Production Manager” in subject line.
The Lighting Design Group, (LDG) www.ldg.com, an internationally recognized broadcast and entertainment lighting design firm in New York City, seeks an experienced Equipment & Purchasing Manager. This position is responsible for the efficient purchasing of equipment as well as managing a small inventory of broadcast lighting fixtures. This is a full-time staff position with benefits.
LDG is a leader in our industry and values our direct relationships with all major manufacturers in our field. We leverage this to provide the best broadcast lighting design and installation services for top broadcast networks worldwide. The Equipment and Purchasing Manager is an important member of our in-house production team.
Reports to: Vice President of Production.
1. Assist designers and project managers in translating designer equipment needs into viable equipment lists.
2. Review equipment lists with a critical eye in terms of necessary accessories, usability and possible substitutions if required and appropriate.
3. Manage and develop relationships with vendors and manufacturers.
4. Proactively negotiate and manage pricing.
5. Price equipment lists for project budgeting by project managers.
6. Make equipment purchases upon approval by project managers providing tracking and
billing information to project managers.
7. Maintain database of owned equipment, both for resale, in house use and financial
8. Manage the LDG-owned equipment.
MANDATORY 3 – 5+ years of entertainment/broadcast lighting experience. Can be in field or shop as designer or technician, but you must have worked in entertainment lighting industry.
2-4 years of experience of purchasing equipment in the entertainment industry preferred.
Excellent computer skills, including Microsoft Office suite and database software.
Strong work ethic; excellent communication and interpersonal skills; outstanding team
This is a hybrid position, with 50% working remote and 50% at LDG’s facilities.Salary is commensurate with experience, in the $80-$90,000 range. LDG offers an excellent benefits package after probationary period. Send resume/cover letter with salary requirements to Bill Groener, firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include “Equipment Manager” in subject line.
The Lighting Design Group is looking for talented designers to join the largest television lighting design team on the East Coast. We are always looking for fresh new talent and would love to have your resume on file.
The position supports the activities of the Production and Equipment Departments including but not limited to: administrative project functions, site delivery of documents and/or equipment, equipment rental/procurement.
Areas of Responsibility
Salary is commensurate with experience. LDG offers an excellent benefits package after probationary period. Send resume and a cover letter stating salary requirements and why you feel you will be a valuable employee to LDGjobs@ldg.com. Please include “Production Assistant” in subject line.
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