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Rigger (Steady-Extra) – Le Rêve – the Dream, Entertainment
US-NV-Las Vegas

Job Title: Rigger (Steady-Extra) – Le Rêve – the Dream, Entertainment

Location: Wynn

Job Description and Responsibilities:

Wynn Resorts is the recipient of more Forbes Travel Guide Five Star Awards than any other independent hotel company in the world. Wynn Las Vegas opened on April 28, 2005 and was once again named the best resort in Nevada on Condé Nast Traveler’s 2018 “Gold List,” a title received for the tenth time. Wynn and Encore Las Vegas feature two luxury hotel towers with a total of 4,750 spacious hotel rooms, suites and villas, approximately 192,000 square feet of casino space, 21 dining experiences featuring signature chefs and 11 bars, two award-winning spas, approximately 290,000 square feet of meeting and convention space, approximately 103,000 square feet of retail space as well as three nightclubs, a beach club and recreation and leisure facilities. In addition to two luxury retail esplanades, a Strip-front expansion, Wynn Plaza, is currently under construction and is scheduled to be completed by the third quarter of 2018.

Responsibilities:

The Wynn Theater Rigging Department is responsible for overseeing all rigging safety and activity, ensuring the care and maintenance of all of the rigging apparatus used in the Le Rêve show, for overseeing all rigging safety and for running show cues on a nightly basis.

• Assemble, construct, maintain and operate all rigging equipment for performers’ acrobatic activities as needed for training rehearsals and performances.
• Perform show cue tracks as assigned and assist in the inspection and maintenance of all rigging systems.
• Perform all other duties assigned.

Job Requirements:

• Candidate must have a minimum of three (3) years experience working as Rigger for large-scale theatrical or concert productions and have experience with motorized and manual rigging systems.
• Must have knowledge of rigging systems & hardware and fall protection systems & hardware.
• Knowledge of sport climbing hardware is an asset.
• Knowledge of all protection is an asset.
• Knowledge of fitting and inspecting show related harnesses an asset.
• Must be willing and able to become ETCP certified.
• Ability to withstand exposure to chlorinate water and swim with a level of comfort
• Knowledge of OSHA health and safety protocols is an asset.
• Ability, experience, and comfort in working at high elevations in a theatrical environment.
• Must possess problem solving skills and strong interpersonal skills proven talents in safety and teamwork.
• Must possess good written and verbal communication skills in English
• Knowledge of PC based systems and MS Office software.
• Willing to define, practice and conform to safe working procedures • Must have the ability to work evenings, weekends, holidays and overtime; must be able to work around live birds.
• Ability to work around strobe lighting and smoke effects.
• Must be 18 years of age or older.
• Must have OSHA 10 hour General Industry Safety and Health Card/Certification