Projections/Video Supervisor

We are looking for an Projections/Video Supervisor who will report to the Resident Shows Division’s (RSD) Projections Manager whose role will be to lead the Projections/Video team in the installation, maintenance and operation of all projection systems. The Supervisor will set up and maintain interactive projection system consisting of several computers, projectors, cameras, network and other related stage equipment.
The Projections/Video Supervisor will: 
·         Oversee daily departmental task lists and crew scheduling including day maintenance, rehearsal and training and show calls with the guidance of the Department Manager and technical management; including completing staff performance reviews and disciplinary actions, and assisting with hiring of new employees;
·         Manage and edit all payroll needs with Cirque du Soleil, and work with Show Technical Manager on HR issues;
·         Assist establishing yearly budgets with the Production Department Manager.
·         Set up and maintain interactive projection system consisting of several computers, projectors, cameras, network and other related stage equipment;
·         Operate the system during performances. Diagnose and implement repair solutions in case of failure in any of the components;
·         Maintain and update projection installation specifications, cueing documentation, inventory of projection material and equipment, and all pertinent inspection and maintenance records;
·         Adhere to and promote all Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulations as they pertain to the safe operation of all elements related to the show; participate in all required health and safety classes and emergency rescue procedure training;
·         Ensure adherence to the projection design in collaboration with the Projections Designer and the Projections Manager;
·         Maintain all archives and records necessary for system maintenance;
·         Work with the projection team to develop and maintain a safe working environment by complying with all established safety policies and procedures;
·         Maintain a flexible schedule for work calls, special events, rehearsals/training, maintenance and show calls;
·         All other duties as assigned by the RSD Production Projections Manager.
The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:
·         High School Diploma or GED required. Vocational Diploma in a related field;
·         At least five years of previous experience in interactive visual technologies and stage performance;
·         Strong skills with computer network systems;
·         Training in electronics and projection systems preferred;
·         Wide range of knowledge in interactive visual technologies required;
·         Previous experience with PC hardware setup and administration, large-format video projectors, video cameras, hardware and software video capture, editing and compression experience;
·         Real-time graphics knowledge (includes setup of graphics cards);
·         Ethernet and wireless technology knowledge (TCP/IP, UDP, switches, firewalls);
·         Working knowledge of MIDI and DMX and knowledge of MAX/MSP;
·         Experience with digital video formats including DVI.
·         Fluency in English, both written and spoken;
·         30-hour OSHA course completion card required;
–          Verification of the right to work in the United States for Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group, as demonstrated by completion of the Form I-9 upon hire and the submission of acceptable documentation (as noted on the Form I-9) verifying one’s identity and work authorization;
–          Although not a pre-employment condition, this position requires you to be fully vaccinated. If requested, reasonable accommodations will be considered.
Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against applicants or employees because of their race, creed, color, age, religion, sex, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, military status, national origin or ancestry.
Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against applicants or employees because of their race, creed, color, age, religion, sex, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, military status, national origin or ancestry.