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Set Designers play a crucial role in film, TV, or theater production, as they create sets after interpreting scripts. Typical sample resumes for Set Designers describe responsibilities like creating and crafting sets, sketching plans on paper or using computer software, ordering materials, overseeing the building of sets, and conducting research. Successful example resumes for Set Designers emphasize creativity, enthusiasm, adaptability, endurance and stamina, the willingness to work irregular hours in difficult conditions, and technical skills. A degree in theater arts or scenography is required for this role.

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Set Designer

Prepare exhibits from start to finish utilizing all aspects of set design

  • Set design, set up and take down at special events which includes Fairplex, Disneyland Hotel, Bonaventure Hotel and Universal Studios
  • Prop design and maintenance
  • Managed twelve costumed characters for events
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
12

Set Designer, Crew Member

Delegated set design.

  • Worked with production crew to produce advertising, merchandise, and the stage.
  • Personally sold over 50 items of Vagina Monologue merchandise.
  • Promoted [company name] on campus and personally sold over 100 tickets.
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Psychology And Social Behavior
13

Graphic and Set Designer

  • Worked with the producer and director to designs pieces to be featured in the student film
  • Mixed both design and illustrative elements to develop convincing pieces of branding to be shown on product labels and interior signs and design
  • Developed opening and closing credits for the film as well as designed conceptual movie posters
  • Used film design programs such as Adobe Premiere and After Effects
  • Work with printers in printing materials for the film and advertising collateral
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
8
months
at this job
BFA
Graphic Design
14

Director/make-up Specialist/costumer/stage Manager/set Designer

Play, production team, concept and casting selection

  • Working with youth ages 5-18
  • Blocking and direction of the actors for each scene of a production from beginning to completion within a specified given timeline
  • Work alongside production team to create a unique concept to present a story
  • Overseeing the financial expenses funding each portion of the production
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BA
Theater / Speech Communications
MA
Organizational Leadership
15

Production Assistant/set Designer

Lead set designer on film sets, as well as other duties as Director of Photography.

  • Moved, arranged, and set up equipment on set
  • Controlled lighting and camera angles
  • Utilized knowledge of filming techniques, requirements and computations
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Cinema
16

Engineer/set Designer - "you're Not for Me"

  • An original Musical
  • Assisted Set Designer with design and creation of set for original musical.
  • Produced all pre-recorded and live audio.
Candidate Info
1
month in
workforce
1
month
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
17

Freelance Designer / Set Designer

Manage and coordinate various graphic design projects using creative skills

  • Utilize corporate brand design; Create concessive designs while meeting the requirements of clients
  • Consult clients and identify the best method to achieve the final product
  • Prepare, build and install specific sets for film and photo shoots
  • Work with Art Directors, DP's and Actors to collaborate ideas, create solutions, and assure the safety of others on set
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BS
Digital Art And Design
18

Set Designer

  • Set dressing on a film set
  • Furnishings, wallpaper, lighting fixtures, and many of the other objects that will be seen in the film.
  • Props for the film- Props are defined as items which are handled directly by actors, and discussions take place between set decorators and prop masters in order to check that everything is being covered.
  • Maintains a set dressing budget separate from the set budget or the prop budget and answers directly to the production designer
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Interior Design
19

Set Designer Head

Create different design sets for different scenes.

  • Filled and painted the set.
  • Held weekly meeting with the producer and the director.
  • In charge of obtaining furniture, fabric, and wood
  • Cut, sanded and painted the set.
  • Negotiated a bigger budget with the Treasurer of Roundabout
Candidate Info
4
months in
workforce
2
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BA
Psychology Major Theatre & Business Minor
20

Set Designer - Set Construction - Back Stage Crew Chief

  • Design and build all sets for theatrical shows.
  • Install sets, hang lights and backdrops on stage including attaching to fly rail systems.
  • Load in and strike for tech week, shows and tear down.
  • Back stage crew chief and fly rail system operator.
  • Run audio board for maintaining live mics during performances.
Candidate Info
30
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job

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