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Stagehands are also called stage technicians; their role is to prepare performances by handling aspects such as lighting, camera, and sound. Typical responsibilities seen on a Stagehand resume sample are preparing equipment, collaborating with carpenters, moving scenery and equipment during performances, maintaining the backstage area organized, and operating theater curtains. Those looking to work as Stagehands should showcase in their resumes an interest in theater, problem-solving skills, attention to safety, stamina, physical strength, effective communication, and knowledge of pyrotechnics, hydraulics, and scaffolds. No formal education is required for this job; short courses for stage technicians are recommended.

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Audiovisual Technician, Stagehand, and Crew Supervisor

Promoted to lead technician within first few months

  • Managed scheduling and coordinated request for equipment and services
  • Trained over 30 crew members
  • Worked well within budget and provided consistent product
  • Implemented new system for organizing crew and data
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
2

Stagehand

Seasonal Employment

  • Lighting & Sound technician assistance, setting up speakers, subwoofers, lekos, steel trusts and motors
  • Complimented by peers about my steady workflow and reliability
  • Unpacking and loading trucks without damaging the goods and assisting in setting up the equipment
Candidate Info
26
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
Computer Aided Drafting
Computer Engineering Technology
3

Stagehand and Wardrobe

Stagehand/wardrobe

  • Help with setting up equipment for stage
  • Props - unload & reload trucks
  • Wardrobe - help actors with getting dressed, quick changes behind stage
Candidate Info
72
years in
workforce
31
years
at this job
4

Stagehand

  • Assisted Audio Team in setting up WWE stage
  • Set up barricades for the stage and audience seats
  • Painted the podium and stairways to the stage all black
  • Assisted Video set up broadcast screens for the interviewers
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
3
months
at this job
BA
Show Production
5

Stagehand

Stagehand

  • Truck Loader/Pusher
  • Loading/Unloading Equipment
  • Carpentry/Audio/Video/Props
  • Rigging Equipment on Stage
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
AS
Arts
6

Audio Specialist Stagehand

On dock & off dock Unloading & loading of transport trailers

  • Assembly and disassembly of small to large stages & stage props
  • Proper placement & installation of audio equipment, as well as sound checks
  • Other basic carpentry and mechanic works
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Marketing & Business
Government
7

Stagehand / Sound Engineer

  • Rig and strike equipment for performances.
  • Set and monitor levels for intended sonic atmosphere.
  • Assist in other aspects of live performance production.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
BA
Music Industry, Philosophy (dual)
8

Sales and Stagehand

  • Repair work on guitars and basses, included both basic and Floyd Rose setups, cleaning, neck adjustments, minor electrical work such as swapping pickups, setting intonation and string height
  • Worked as a sale associate and helped the customer find the exact instrument they were looking for. Provided them with all the information they needed, answered any questions the customer may have had, if I wasn't sure, I would look it up to make sure I gave the customer correct information, and so they left with a new instrument or all the information to help them find the right one.
  • During sound gigs I was responsible for being on the stage at all times making sure the gig ran smoothly, swapping out microphones, cables, or stands and addressing any problem that might arise quickly and efficiently. Also helped set up and tear down system and check it in between sets to make sure everything runs smoothly.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AS
Fitness And Nutrition

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