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Production Manager
City Winery Pittsburgh Pittsburgh, PA

Production Manager

City Winery Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA
Expired: over a month ago Applications are no longer accepted.
  • Full-Time
Job Description
Wine, food, and live entertainment collide at City Winery to create a dynamic and incredibly unique workplace. Since 2008, City Winery has been turning heads across the nation with amazing live performances, delectable cuisine, and award-winning, locally produced wines. But there's more to us than that - we're a haven for community and creativity, a place where the philosophy of hospitality is more than just a buzzword, but a way of life.

Who are you?
You're a rockstar with a passion for music, a love of wine, and a deep respect for hospitality. You know how to connect with people, but you're not just a people pleaser - you thrive under pressure and love making quick decisions that impact the business and culture. You know you have more to learn and are always looking for ways to grow, both personally and professionally. With an entrepreneurial spirit and a desire to be a part of something bigger, you want to join a brand and culture that not only makes a difference, but also helps others INDULGE THEIR SENSES.

Who are we?
City Winery, founded by music industry veteran & visionary Michael Dorf, has established itself as a one-of-a-kind brand providing unforgettable experiences for guests. From world-class music venues to sustainably produced wines with ratings of 90+ points, City Winery offers a range of top-notch events & experiences.

Why us?
Competitive pay plus generous benefits. An atmosphere of learning, development & enrichment opportunities. A career trajectory within a growing company with abundant opportunities for advancement. A fun team of passionate individuals who share your love of hospitality and the opportunity to provide guests with unforgettable nights filled with music & wine.


POSITION SUMMARY: 
THE PRODUCTION MANAGER IS RESPONSIBLE FOR PRESENTING CITY WINERY TO THE LOCAL, NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL ARTISTIC COMMUNITIES AS A PROFESSIONAL VENUE, DEDICATED TO MEETING THE NEEDS OF PERFORMERS AND CLIENTS. MAINTAIN HIGH LEVEL OF PRODUCTION VALUE FOR EVERYTHING A/V-RELATED. PROVIDE IN-HOUSE AUDIO, VIDEO, LIGHTING AND TECHNICAL ENGINEERING SUPPORT FOR CONCERT PROGRAMMING AND EVENTS. PROVIDE PRESHOW ADVANCING AND DAY-OF SUPPORT FOR THOSE NEEDS. MAINTAIN, PROTECT, ORGANIZE AND INVENTORY ALL RELEVANT EQUIPMENT AND WORK WITH GM AND NATIONAL PRODUCTION DIRECTOR ON ANY DEPARTMENTAL NEEDS (ADDITIONS OR REPLACEMENTS). THIS IS A FULL-TIME SALARIED POSITION WHICH ALSO INCLUDES A BENEFIT PACKAGE. 


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: 
• MINIMUM 4 YEARS’ EXPERIENCE IN LIVE SOUND AND EVENTS PRODUCTION MIXING AUDIO (FOH AND MONITORS), LIGHTING AND VIDEO. 
• PRIOR EXPERIENCE AND FULL COMPREHENSION AND ABILITY TO MIX AUDIO ON THE YAMAHA SOUND PLATFORM IS REQUIRED (CL-5). 
• EXPERIENCE MIXING FRONT OF HOUSE AND MONITORS FOR A VARIETY OF MUSIC STYLES AND GENRES. 
• HIGH INTEGRITY, RELIABLE WORK ETHIC, AND UNPARALLELED PASSION FOR HOSPITALITY, FOOD, WINE, AND MUSIC 
• PROFESSIONAL AND EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION SKILLS • SUPERIOR ORGANIZATION SKILLS AND ATTENTION TO DETAIL 
• FLEXIBLE AND ABLE TO WORK INDEPENDENTLY AS WELL AS COLLABORATIVELY WITH A TEAM 
• MUST HAVE PROFICIENT COMPUTER AND TECHNOLOGICAL SKILLS • ABILITY TO PERFORM PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION INCLUDING STANDING FOR EXTENDED PERIOD OF TIME, KNEELING, STOOPING, USING STAIRS, ABLE TO LIFT, CARRY, PUSH, PULL WEIGHT OF AT LEAST 70 LB. 
• COMFORTABLE WORKING FROM A LADDER (RUNNING CABLES, FOCUSING LIGHTING FIXTURES, PROJECTOR CLEANING & MAINTENANCE, ETC.) 
• ABILITY TO WORK A FLEXIBLE SCHEDULE INCLUDING WEEKENDS AND HOLIDAYS AS NEEDED OVERVIEW OF RESPONSIBILITIES: 
• OPERATE CONCERT AND EVENT AUDIO, LIGHTING AND VIDEO AS A MINIMUM OF 5 DAYS PER WEEK FACILITY WIDE. 
• ADVANCE PRODUCTION FOR ALL VENUE CONCERTS AND EVENTS. THIS WILL INCLUDE ARTIST AND CLIENT PRODUCTION ADVANCING, BACKLINE ORDERING, EQUIPMENT COORDINATION, ETC. 
• WORK WITH TOUR MANAGERS AND CLIENTS TO MAKE SURE ALL AV NEEDS ARE MET ON THE DAY OF SHOW AND ADAPT AS NEEDED
• FIND, TRAIN, SCHEDULE AND COORDINATE ADDITIONAL PRODUCTION STAFF WHEN REQUIRED. MAINTAIN AN UP-TO-DATE ROSTER OF SUBSTITUTE AV STAFF.
• OVERSEE AV AND IT GEAR SECURITY, MAINTENANCE, INVENTORY AND ORGANIZATION. COORDINATE WITH GM AND NATIONAL PRODUCTION STAFF FOR ANY NEEDED AV REPAIRS OR REPLACEMENTS. 
• ADAPT TO COLLEAGUE REQUESTS AND FELLOW STAFF FEEDBACK FOR TECHNICAL SHOW REQUIREMENTS 
• REFERENCE ALL BACKLINE AND AV RENTAL ORDERS TO MAKE SURE ALL NEEDS ARE MET FOR THE SHOW OR EVENT THAT DAY(S) 
• PARTICIPATE IN WEEKLY COMPANY-WIDE PRODUCTION AV MEETINGS, WEEKLY BEO MEETINGS WITH LOCAL TEAM, AND OTHERS AS NEEDED. 
• ENSURE TRIPLESEAT (OUR INTERNAL COMPANY SHOW CALENDAR) IS ALWAYS UP TO DATE WITH CURRENT PRODUCTION INFORMATION. • OVERSEE SET UP OF TECH NEEDS AS REQUIRED FACILITY WIDE 
• ACT AS PRIMARY POINT OF CONTACT FOR ARTISTS AND MANAGEMENT UPON ARRIVAL AT CITY WINERY; GREET ARTISTS / MANAGEMENT, SHOW THEM TO DRESSING ROOM / GREEN ROOM, AND INTRODUCE THEM TO ADDITIONAL STAFF. 
• ASSIST BAND WITH LOAD-IN, LOAD-OUT AND STAGE SETUP AS NEEDED.
• OVERSEE PRE- AND POST-SHOW MUSIC ENSURING THAT IT IS APPROPRIATE FOR GENRE OF BAND PERFORMING AND AT A SUITABLE LEVEL
• MANAGE PRE-SHOW STAGE LIGHTING AND IN-SHOW LIGHTING (I.E. FOCUSED LOOK RATHER THAN A STAGE WASH FOR A SOLO PERFORMER); ENSURE LIGHTING IS DYNAMIC AND MATCHES THE SHOW (ONE LOOK IS NOT SUFFICIENT FOR ANY SHOW) 
• FACILITATE PROPER PRE-SHOW ANNOUNCEMENTS AND HOUSE LIGHTS FOR SHOW LEVEL
• MANAGE AND COORDINATE RUN OF THE SHOW (SOUND CHECK BEGINNING AND END TIMES, START OF SHOW TIMING, HOUSE AND STAGE LIGHTING, ETC.)
• PROGRAMMING, OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE OF ALL BUILDING LIGHTING SYSTEMS (KETRA)• PROGRAMMING, OPERATION, TROUBLESHOOTING AND MAINTENANCE OF THE BUILDING AV SYSTEM (ELAN)
• PERFORM OTHER RESPONSIBILITIES AS REQUIRED
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City Winery Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, PA
USA

Industry

Manufacturing

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