Fabrication Shop Supervisor
Frost Productions New York Office is seeking a Fabrication Shop Supervisor who is based in the Tri-State area (New York, New Jersey and Connecticut) to supervise our Fabrication Shop, located in Moonachie, New Jersey. This position involves supervision of all phases of construction and finishing for custom, high-end scenic elements,
exhibits, cabinetry and props. This person reports directly to the Fabrication Manager. This is a full-time salaried position with benefits.
Salary Range: $65,000 - $75,000 per year; commensurate with experience.
Oversee all construction and finishing in the Fabrication Shop and in the field, as necessary
Maintain a clean, safe, and healthy work environment, including following OSHA guidelines
Organize work flow and schedule staff as needed to maximize productivity
Generate material and hardware orders based on construction drawings
Work in Fabrication Shop producing/assembling materials and/or in the field installing/striking materials, as needed
Ability to complete construction projects with a variety of materials including but not limited to wood, metal, acrylic
and plastic laminates
Painting, finishing, and graphics handling and application
Drafting in Vectorworks, as needed
Problem solving through creative interpretation of drawings, renderings or thumbnails is essential
Proper handling and packaging/crating of finished materials for travel
Availability and willingness to work extended hours, including nights and weekends, as needed
Extensive knowledge of Cabinetry, Exhibit Fabrication, and Scenic Arts
Ability to read and interpret plans
Ability to take a project from start to finish with minimal direction, often on tight deadlines
Experience in the application of practical and theatrical finishes
Comfortable and experienced using heavy machinery
Able to lift up to 75 pounds
Punctuality, professionalism, and a positive, collaborative attitude when working with clients and co-workers
15 years + experience with Fabrication and Supervising shop staff
Valid driver’s license, ideally comfortable with driving 24’ box trucks (CDL not required)
To apply please send your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org 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.
Fabrication Shop Supervisor