Customer Service - Technical, Field Service, Production - Live Entertainment
For more than 78 years, PSAV® has been setting the standard for event technology services within the hotel, resort and conference center industry, offering the expertise for everything from intimate gatherings to large conventions.
Today, audiovisual support is no longer simply a microphone and a flipchart. It now includes computer interfaces, high-definition imaging, rigging, power distribution, component video, concert sound and lighting, Internet and network services, special effects, virtual meetings, exhibitor services, plus all the traditional basic equipment. Our focus is on delivering innovative technology, combined with legendary customer service to ensure your satisfaction and that of your attendees.
Our depth of local resources, including hospitality professionals, technical experts and extensive audiovisual inventory, turns good into spectacular with ingenuity and inspiration. From boardroom to ballroom, courtyard to convention center, PSAV has a customized solution for every challenge. Add our flexible approach, access to advanced technology, unparalleled execution consistency and a proven understanding of the science behind attendee learning, your choice becomes crystal clear — when you select PSAV to manage backstage, the experience onstage will be extraordinary.
RIGGER, EVENT TECHNOLOGY
PSAV is a top international provider of professional event technology services, and stands on a 75-year record of success and growth. We strive to deliver flawless execution with a hospitality approach, for all event technology services. Our mission is to turn ordinary meetings into extraordinary events.
Riggers will be performing specific rigging activities in accordance with PSAV Rigging Standards. They have a shared responsibility in upholding safety and quality standards. They will also perform the functions of an Event Technology Specialist when specific rigging duties are not assigned.
Key Job Responsibilities Weight %
Establish hang-point, motor attachment to permanent rigging points, GAC Flex spanset attachments to the truss, run and dress motor cables, focus speakers, focus of lighting fixtures and other tie-offs, run cable picks and ensure safety of scenic pieces to hang-points. Check that all truss bolts are tight and all pieces of flown equipment have safeties. Remain on site until all motors have been raised to trim.
Project Management (20%)
Verify any possible rigging obstacles to show when presented with rigging plot. Discuss load-in and hanging order with the Rigging Supervisor. Notify Rigging Supervisors if obstacles are identified.
Responsible for overhead safety during an event which includes removing personnel who are acting in an unsafe manner. Responsible for ensuring the power phasing of motor controller is appropriate to prevent limit switches from being defeated. Verify all elements are securely fastened and checked for safety.
Ongoing visual inspection of all hardware in use including motors and personnel lifts. Escalate any problems with hardware to the Rigging Supervisors.
Experience Level: 3-4 Years rigging in an audio visual environment Education Level: High School
PSAV® Presentation Services is the leading supplier of audiovisual and event technology to hotels, associations, producers and meeting planners worldwide. We use event technology to turn ordinary meetings into memorable experiences so that the message lasts. We service everything from boardrooms to convention centers mixing creativity with the right technology so our customers look like heroes!