Seasonal- Broadcast TechnicianApply Now Apply Later Job ID: 596512BR Location: Anaheim, California, United States Business: Disneyland Resort Date posted: 09/20/2018
Job Summary:(Local Southern California applicants sought. - NO RELOCATION OFFERED.)
The starting pay rate for this position is $27.31 per hour.
Those in the Broadcast Technician position assist with Disneyland Resort media productions by providing technical support for an assigned project’s camera operator, gaffer, key grip, lighting director and/or technical director. They are involved with the set-up and operation of all types of electronic, grip and lighting equipment. They also assist in various other production tasks including camera mounts, camera assist, grip truck prep and deployment.
Responsibilities:• Using grip equipment including flags, c-stands, overheads in a proper and safe manner • Distributing power from a supply panel or generator to lighting and technical equipment • Setting up and operating the following types of Motion Picture and Theatrical lighting fixtures: HMI fixtures, incandescent fixtures, LED fixtures, and other technologies as they become available • Setting up and using the following types of grip equipment: flags, nets, c-stands, overheads, hand lines and knots • Performing light construction including setting up rented platforms such as “steel deck;” constructing small platforms out of plywood and apple boxes; setting wall spreaders, and generally building things out of wood as defined by the production • Making small repairs to grip and electric equipment: replacing plugs on lighting equipment; fixing broken stands and other grip equipment
Required Technical Abilities and Skills • Minimum 3 years of grip and lighting experience in broadcast, film or video production • Experience dealing with electrical power breakout and distribution
• Demonstrated knowledge and experience with a broad background of all crafts or disciplines of TV and video production including audio, lighting, electrics, rigging and camera • Experience performing the various functions listed under “Responsibilities” above Schedule Availability • Must be available to work long hours (8+ hours shifts), Friday/Saturday/Sunday, overnights and holidays, including a willingness to work a flexible schedule with last minute changes (call times, extend shifts, etc.).
Additional Information:New Broadcast Technicians will be required to attend Safety and Technical Training courses as outlined by department leadership and could also be subjected to monthly random drug testing per the Union agreement
About Disneyland Resort:
When Walt Disney opened Disneyland on July 17, 1955, he said he hoped it would be “a source of joy and inspiration to all the world.” Since then, the Disneyland Resort has welcomed more than 800 million guests, expanding to become an approximately 500- acre, multifaceted, world-class family resort destination, complete with two renowned Disney theme parks, three hotels and the exciting shopping, dining and entertainment area known as Downtown Disney District. Through a combination of creativity, technology and innovation, the resort brings storytelling to new heights, and Disneyland Resort cast members play an integral part in bringing that Disney magic to life for thousands of guests every day.
About The Walt Disney Company:
The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.
This position is with Walt Disney Parks and Resorts U.S., Inc., which is part of a business segment we call Disneyland Resort.
Walt Disney Parks and Resorts U.S., Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.