Production Manager

Job Locations US-WI-Milwaukee
ID
2021-1324
Category
Other
Type
Regular Full-Time

Overview

 

 

Job Title: Production Manager

Class: Full-time

Reports to: Vice President of Event Operations

Location: Arena

 

The Milwaukee Bucks are looking for talented people who embrace diversity, equity & inclusion in a workplace where everyone feels valued and inspired.

 

It all begins with outstanding talent, It all begins with YOU! #FearTheDeer 

 

 

Position Summary:

The Production Manager will be responsible for the production team and to set a plan in motion to execute the show as per the show rider and the agreed terms in the contract.  The Production Manager will adhere to a budget to ensure all costs are being tracked and monitored.  This position will supervise all production staff and union contract to ensure all obligations are being met. 

Responsibilities

Position Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate safe, consistent operation across all shows and events.
  • Partner with the Event Manager for advancing all concerts and events as well as scheduling the appropriate number of staff while maintaining labor costs within the assigned budgetary guidelines.
  • Maintain regular communication with the Administrative Associate for IATSE Local 18.
  • Facilitate proper company and interdepartmental communication.
  • Liaison between production staff and the tour to ensure all production needs are met and the contract is being adhered to.
  • Responsible for solving any production issues that may arise at any given point during the load-in, performance and load-out.
  • Set a workable budget for the show and make sure all the expenses are being tracked and are within the limits of spending.
  • Coordinate all aspects of production including but not limited to; load in, setup, performance, strike, load out as well as various assignments as required by the event.
  • Responsible for show settlement after the show concluded for all production staff.
  • Handle training employees, planning, assigning, and advising work, addressing complaints, and resolving problems.
  • Provides clear, concise and timely communication of directives to production staff.
  • Ensure that working conditions are safe and that employees are following company safety procedures.
  • Ensure all seasonal employees fairly, maintaining a professional and encouraging work environment while following up on work assignments given to crew.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Qualification Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year college or university preferred.
  • 3-5 years of related work experience.
  • Working knowledge of technical aspects of concert production.
  • Ability to build and maintain budgets for events.
  • Previous management experience with an emphasis on resolution management.
  • Works well under pressure and in a fast-paced environment.
  • Experience interpreting event contracts and developing accurate production budgets.
  • Must be very flexible to work long hours, nights, weekends and holidays.
  • Having a solid understanding of OSHA safety regulations and procedures.
  • Ability to lift up to but not limited to 50 lbs.

 

All offers for employment with the Milwaukee Bucks are contingent upon the candidate having successfully completed a criminal background check and drug screening. We will consider qualified candidates with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable local, state, and Federal laws.

The Milwaukee Bucks is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, Ethnic Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation. 

We provide our employees with a robust employee benefits plan that focuses on the mental and physical wellness of our team.  We strive to offer a flexible work environment that allows our team members to be productive in both their work and home lives.

 

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