Technician, Events

Busch Gardens Williamsburg

Primary purpose and function of the Technician, Events position:

• Participates as an integral contributor to the Entertainment Operations Department.
• Executes the operation of Consumer Events
• Collaborates with Entertainment Production/Operations, Theming, and Theatrical Services teams to achieve project goals and objectives
• Works with outside contractors
• Maintains Entertainment facilities and equipment
• Works with Consumer Events schedules and paperwork in order to achieve Entertainment product goals and objectives
• Follows project timelines to ensure park and departmental goals, safety targets and objectives are obtained
• Follows department and park safety guidelines.
• Participates in the Operations department training programs
• Participates in other duties as assigned that support park and departmental goals and objectives

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Consumer Events Operations: Execute work based on park and department goals and objectives and other duties as assigned.

Training and Development: Participates in Operations training and development programs and department safety initiatives.

Qualifications for Position:
Proven Technical skills, strong communication skills; positive attitude, team player; multi-tasking skills, collaboration skills

Education and Special Skills:
• Associates or BA in Technical Theatre, Theatre Arts, or equivalent professional experience preferred.
• 2 years professional technical entertainment experience preferred in the areas of rigging, carpentry, electrics, sound, and sets.
• Experience with the following required:
o Hand tools
o Theatrical equipment
• Must have familiarity with OSHA, NEC, NFPA and IBC.
• Experience operating heavy equipment including Forklifts, Scissor and Boom Lifts preferred.
• Ability to work at Heights to over 100’ required.
• Ability to lift and move 75 lbs. required.
• Ability to perform outdoor work in temperature extremes and overnight shifts required.

More Information

Busch Gardens Williamsburg

Williamsburg, VA


Starting Rate: $12.45/ Hour