Full Time Job

Per Diem Stagehand


Chicago, IL 07-27-2020
  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description

Stagehands Perform, at a minimum, the following duties:
• Move, install, place, handle and maintain all sets, scenery, props and Flyfloors.
• Operate equipment for live sound effects (as opposed to disc, wire, tape, etc.)
• Operate entertainment lighting consoles/switchboards, spotlights, and other lighting equipment (except lights and equipment as may be attached to the camera), including the installation and focusing such lighting to attain the desired effect.
• Function as scenic carpenters. Specialists will also perform rigging functions.
• Operate Teleprompter units, both for studio operations and remote locations.

• Meet the standards for stagehand as designated by The International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees.
• Skills include – Scenic Carpentry; entertainment lighting, be able to operate a Teleprompter unit.

Applicants must be a member in good standing of I.A.T.S.E. Local Two (2).
Company Profile
Nexstar Media Group is America’s largest local television and media company with 196 full power stations (including partner stations) in 114 markets addressing nearly 63% of US television households and a growing digital media operation.