Entertainment Jobs & Crew: Stage Staff & Tech

Disney Cruise Line, Automated Systems Rigger 1

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Disney Cruise Line

Production Description

Seeking Automated Systems Rigger 1 for Disney Cruise Line. Production states: "At Disney Cruise Line, you can set sail on the job opportunity of a lifetime! Disney Cruise Line has established itself as a world-renowned leader in hospitality and entertainment, and has been recognized as the top cruise line for families. Our crew members bring the magic to life to deliver exceptional guest service and create family-friendly fun onboard the Disney Magic, Disney Wonder, Disney Dream, Disney Fantasy, and on our private island paradise in the Bahamas – Castaway Cay! With incredible itineraries that visit exciting destinations around the world, crew and Officers can chart the course for an unforgettable adventure with Disney Cruise Line. Ongoing training and development allows our crew to continuously learn and grow personally and professionally, and Disney Cruise Line offers a unique opportunity for those looking to grow, excel and work for one of the most innovative and welcoming companies in the world. Apply today to Embark on Your Career and Navigate Your Future!"

Rehearsal and Production Dates & Locations

Performances are ongoing aboard the Disney Cruise Line.


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• Operate stage scenic elements during shows
• Conduct routine maintenance on all ship-wide automation and rigging systems
• Ensure all documentation is maintained
• Operate Entertainment Automation systems at the Walt Disney Theatre
• Oversee and ensure that all rigging equipment is maintained in good order and is being used properly
• Responsible for the maintenance and safe operation of the rigging equipment used in outdoor deck parties, including training in all rigging positions for the operation of the show
• Assist in other duties and tasks as assigned by the Senior Technician WDT, including but not limited to Cast changeovers, load ins/outs, new show installs, equipment tests, vendor support, movie premieres and company events
• Carry out all other duties and tasks assigned by the shipboard leadership team, including but not limited to safety duties and tasks in support of other technical areas
• Actively participate in all Castaway Cay job responsibilities associated with position and line of business as directed by DCL leadership
• Execute additional job responsibilities, as assigned by DCL leadership, based on operational need
• Comply with all company set policies and procedures, along with all maritime and ship rules, regulations and procedures
• Participate in Emergency Duties as specified in the ship Assembly Plan


• Minimum five years recent show production/operation experience
• Proven experience or qualifications in a theatrical/ Entertainment based rigging operation or role
• Ability to work at heights and with heavy equipment required
• Computer literacy
• Experience in the operation of computerized automation control equipment
• Knowledge and experience of hydraulics, electronics, electric motors, motor drives and controls, manual and automated rigging devices
• Be at least 21 years of age
• Be able to speak, read and write fluent English
• Willingness to live and work onboard one of our vessels for a certain length of time (based on position)
• Be able to work a seven-day, 70-84 hour week with limited time off
• Be able to adhere to Disney Cruise Line appearance guidelines
• Enjoy working in a high-volume, fast-paced, guest-service oriented environment
• Be flexible with your work schedule, job duties and work locations
• Appreciate diversity among guests and crew