Technical Designer -- Torrance, CA
All Access seeks a motivated, detail-oriented technical designer with CAD experience, looking for long-term drafting and design work in the entertainment industry. A qualified candidate will work closely with other technical design staff, sales associates, and rental leads to produce detailed 3D drawings, layouts, and custom equipment for live events and productions all over the world.
- Design, model, annotate, and itemize stage structures and effects for television, music, corporate, touring, and other live entertainment events.
- Generate 3D stage layouts and construction drawings using VectorWorks.
- Create technical designs for lifts and stage components, as well as mechanical, hydraulic, and other special effects using VectorWorks and Autodesk Inventor.
- Communicate with sales associates, project managers, and rental leads to develop 3D models and layouts for production needs.
- Other duties as assigned within the technical design department.
- Maintain organization of shared files and databases according to departmental guidelines.
- Revise and update drawings to accurately reflect changes made during fabrication and assembly.
- Minimum 3 years of computer-aided drafting experience required.
- Bachelor's degree in theater, engineering, or relevant work experience. (Master's degree preferred.)
- 3D modeling experience, working knowledge of Autodesk Inventor preferred.
- VectorWorks experience a plus.
- Proven experience working under strict timelines in a fast-paced, collaborative environment.
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
- Excellent organizational skills and ability to work with minimal supervision.
- Self-motivated and driven to seek out information and ask questions.
- Must be willing to work a flexible schedule during times of peak business demand.
This is a non-exempt hourly position that includes eligibility for PTO, health insurance, and 401k program after probationary period. Salary DOE.
All Access Staging & Productions is an international leader of quality set construction and staging design. We work in the fast-paced world of live entertainment for television, film, theater, conventions, display, and installation markets throughout the globe. All Access has innovative staging products designed and manufactured in the USA. All Access works with some of the biggest clients in entertainment, including Rihanna, Will.i.am, American Idol, Dancing with the Stars, Super Bowl halftime show, the Olympics, and many more.
How to Apply:
Interested candidates should submit the following application and a resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.