Freelance Carpenter

Freelance Carpenters

Frost Productions New York Office is seeking Freelance Carpenters/Fabricators who are based in the Tri- State area (New York, New Jersey and Connecticut) to work in our Fabrication Shop, located in Moonachie, New Jersey, as well as in the field at various job sites in the Tri-State area.

Salary Range: $20 - $25 per hour; commensurate with experience

This position involves all phases of construction and finishing for custom, high-quality scenic elements, exhibits, cabinetry, and props.

Position Responsibilities:

 Work in the Fabrication Shop producing and assembling materials
 Work in the field installing/striking materials, as needed
 Ensure the proper handling/packaging of all finished materials in the shop and field, at all times
 Ability to work with a variety of materials (wood, metal, acrylic and plastic laminates, etc.) in the shop and
field, as needed

Position Requirements:

 General stagecraft/carpentry experience (assembling platforms, flats, stairs, etc.)
 Experience with power tools and shop machinery
 Must adhere to all shop safety and PPE protocols
 Ability to read and interpret drawings/plans and execute those plans accordingly, in the shop and field
 Availability and willingness to work extended hours, including nights and weekends
 Able to lift up to 75 pounds

Preferred Qualifications:

 Comfortable with heavy equipment such as boom lifts, forklifts, and 24’ box trucks (CDL not required)
 Comfortable working at heights
 Punctuality, professionalism, and a positive, collaborative attitude when working with clients and coworkers

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to careers@frostproductions.biz with the title of the job you are applying for in the subject line.

Frost Productions provides high-end, full-service production solutions to the special events market. Our clientele ranges from prominent cultural institutions and corporations to private individuals and organizations. With over 40 years of providing dynamic solutions to our clients, Frost continues to innovate
and explore new mediums in the special events market. We pride ourselves in the ability to push the boundaries of proven technology and to provide our clients with new and innovative solutions and experiences. Our solutions often create whole environments, through the use of lighting, video, audio, décor and custom-fabricated scenic elements.