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Gaffer

Pasadena, CA

Advertising

Starts Jun 03

For 3 Week(s)

  • Pay Rate: $20.00 - $25.00 / Hourly
  • Job Requirements: Must be local to location (or willing to work as a local).

Duration: 5 days per week, Monday through Friday, until June 21, with potential for extension. Hours: 10am-3pm.

Narrative Ads is seeking an experienced and skilled Gaffer to join our production team on a temporary, freelance basis. The Gaffer will be responsible for the lighting design and execution for two studio spaces, ensuring all visual elements are illuminated according to the producer’s vision. This position is scheduled for 5 days a week, Monday through Friday, until June 21, with the possibility of an extension based on project needs. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in film and television lighting, with a keen eye for detail and the ability to work efficiently under tight deadlines.

Key Responsibilities:
-Collaborate with Narrative Ads production team to determine the lighting requirements for each scene.
-Design and implement lighting setups that enhance the visual storytelling for a wide range of mobile-focused products
-Oversee the setup, adjustment, and maintenance of lighting equipment, including lights, dimmers, and rigging.
-Ensure all lighting equipment is used safely and in compliance with industry standards and regulations.
-Troubleshoot any lighting issues that arise during production and provide quick, effective solutions.
-Maintain clear and open communication with all departments to ensure seamless integration of lighting with other production elements.

Qualifications:

Proven experience as a Gaffer in film, television, or commercial productions.
Strong technical knowledge of lighting equipment and techniques.
Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to work under pressure.
Strong attention to detail and a creative eye for lighting design, specifically with mobile productions
Flexibility to work irregular hours, including occasional evenings and weekends if required by the production schedule.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

Physical Requirements:

Ability to lift and carry heavy equipment.

How to Apply:
Interested candidates should submit their resume, a cover letter, and a portfolio or reel showcasing their previous experience.

Narrative Ads is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

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