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MGM Resorts International Carpenter - Cirque Du Soleil (Corporate - MGM Grand) in Las Vegas, Nevada


Las Vegas, Nevada

Become one of the stars behind the show and become part of the world’s most powerful entertainment brands. Our Company has one exciting mission: To entertain the human race.

Responsible for working as part of the stage carpentry team to install, maintain, and position scenic elements and acrobatic equipment in a safe and consistent manner.

  • Run cue tracks to position scenic elements and related equipment as directed for performances, artist training, and maintenance.

  • Inspect and maintain equipment, stage, and backstage areas; update maintenance and inspection records as directed.

  • Develop a thorough knowledge of all backstage equipment specific to the production in order to operate equipment safely.

  • Participate in special projects, including the construction and installation of new scenic show elements.

  • 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.

  • Assist with repairs and projects of scenery, props and facility.

  • Support rehearsals and trainings as required by department head, artistic and stage management.

  • Oversee offstage storage of set elements.

  • Assist other departments as needed to run the performances and rehearsals.

  • Clean and maintain theatre, showroom, shop and warehouse facilities as directed.

  • Document repairs and assist in the documentation of other equipment, systems, supplies, parts and procedures to ensure the ongoing integrity of all department-related show items.

  • Perform all other job related duties as requested.

Required :

  • Minimum age of 18 years.

  • At least 2 years of experience in the operations and maintenance of large scale production show.

  • Working knowledge of standard theatrical rigging hardware and techniques.

  • Excellent customer service skills.

  • Have interpersonal skills to deal effectively with all business contacts.

  • Professional appearance and demeanor.

  • Work varied shifts, including weekends and holidays.

  • High school diploma or equivalent.

  • Working knowledge of MS Office, Word, Excel, and Outlook.

  • Able to effectively communicate in English, in both written and oral forms.

Preferred :

  • Formal fall protection and overall safety training.

  • Previous experience working in a similar resort setting.

*This is not an official job description for this position and is not intended to include every duty or responsibility of the job nor is it intended to be an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do this job.

MGM Resorts International develops, builds and operates unique destination resorts designed to provide a total resort experience, including first-class accommodations and dining, world-class entertainment, state-of-the-art meeting and convention facilities, and high-quality retail and gaming experiences.

With 77,000+ employees, the Company is one of the world's leading global hospitality and entertainment companies with 23 resorts. We’re proud to be recognized for our commitment to being socially responsible, including an industry-leading diversity and inclusive culture, community engagement and philanthropy initiatives, and a commitment to environmentally sustainable approaches in development and operations.

While we operate leading resorts and amenities, ultimately it is the people of MGM Resorts who make the difference daily by providing the ultimate guest experience. We welcome you to join us.

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