Lighting Operator

Lighting Operator

16 Oct
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Dubai Opera
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Dubai

16 Oct

Dubai Opera

Dubai

Dubai Lighting Operator Job Role Summary The role is to assist the Lighting Manager being responsible for leading lighting technical operations ensuring the highest standards of Health and Safety and quality of performance at all times From inception to completion of the Lighting aspects for our visiting companies performers productions and events Key Accountabilities Responsible for operating and programming the lighting desk and maintaining lighting control system This may involve lighting design to a high standard Expert knowledge of ETC EOS and GrandMA 2 Lighting Control Systems and preferably good knowledge of media servers Ensure that lighting control system is always in highest working order and running the latest software version Assisting visiting lighting technicians in any lighting control related support To adhere to all standards of quality efficiency and safe working practice as advised by Technical Management Provide expert operational support regarding accessories audio visual and projection Knowledgeable in the operation and maintenance of all lighting video projection and special effects equipment The ability to train all members of the lighting department in basic desk operation and troubleshooting of the lighting control system Assist and back up the Lighting Managers in leading and supervising work on stage Knowledge in lighting Equipment Control Systems accessories projection equipment and be competent in their operation The ability to understand create and interpret technical plans stage running plots and cue sheets across a wide variety of formats Good knowledge in Microsoft Office and be willing to be trained to operate any new or specific programs that may become available in the future Excellent knowledge in Vectorworks Lightwright MLA or any other Lighting specific software Knowledge of maintenance and repair to Lighting related units automated and generic Good Experience in Hanging rigging and setting of all lighting and video projection equipment Knowledge in the use of access equipment mechanical handling equipment and safe working practices involved Working knowledge of flying operations assembling building modular and temporary structures and operation of lifting equipment for the rigging of Lighting sound and stage operations beneficial Qualifications Experience and Skills Demonstrate basic technical understanding skills and experience in at least two of staging lighting or sound AV 5 years proven and relevant experience as a lighting operator and programmer with experience in a large theatrical live events venue Expert programming knowledge in the ETC EOS and GrandMA 2 Thorough knowledge of stage lighting systems including networking sACN and ArtNet Good IT skills and MS Office Knowledge in Vectorworks WYSIWYG Lightwright MLA or any other Lighting specific software program Experience in Lighting Design preferable Knowledge in Media Server setup and operation Experience using Lighting control consoles systems and equipment With understanding of lighting principles electricity engineering principles flying operations rigging special effects smoke dry-ice fire and video projection Knowledge and understanding of international touring requirements in a receiving repertoire venue