House of Blues Production - Summer Intern - 20 Monroe Live in Grand Rapids, Michigan
The Role:20 Monroe Live is in search of a highly motivated, organized and most importantly, enthusiastic individual who is interested in working within the heart of the live entertainment industry. As a Live Nation Entertainment Production Intern, you can expect to develop your production skills in all areas including but not limited to live sound, lighting, video, staging, backline, hospitality and more. You will gain valuable, real-world experience in the live entertainment industry. This position will report to the Production Manager.
Working on-site during events with the production team, this opportunity exposes the intern to all the key functions of a venue production department
Perform the duties of loading and setting up all gear including lighting, audio, staging, backline, video, SFX, décor, wardrobe, hospitality, and more
Assisting audio engineers to setup microphones, stands, cabling, patching the stage, running a line and sound check, and live sound reinforcement during an event
Assisting lighting designers to setup lighting, video, backdrops, scenic pieces, SFX, rigging, completing a lighting focus, and running all lighting for an event
Practice setting up, testing, and operating com for show calls
Demonstrate the ability to use the scheduling system to draft schedules.
Demonstrate the ability to write pass sheets for the day of show.
Operate spotlights and assisting in set changes, as needed
Assisting the Production Assistant with hospitality, catering, meet and greet, artist gifts, towels, wardrobe, merchandise and more
Other learning assignments as assigned.
Currently enrolled in an accredited college, university or trade school earning school credit.
Must be eligible for school credit (and supply a letter from sponsor/administrator upon request).
A degree in Business Administration, Marketing or Communications is preferred, but not required.
Maximum 20 hours per week.
Must be 18 years or older.
Must be willing to submit to a background investigation.
Detail-oriented and exceptional attention to detail is a MUST.
Eager to learn and be proactive with new tasks.
The ability to conduct yourself in a professional manner at all times.
High proficiency in MS Office, particularly Excel and PowerPoint.
We are currently searching for a qualified individual to fill this internship position for the Summer 2019 semester.
This internship MUST BE for college credit and runs from June - August. It is a non-paid position with flexible hours to reflect the need of your college credit requirements.
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HIRING PRACTICESThe preceding job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.
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Recognized two years in a row by Great Place to Work®, Live Nation Entertainment is the global leader in live entertainment and ticketing. From ground-breaking software to support our world-class platform Ticketmaster, to our mix of legendary venues and restaurants in House of Blues, to our unparalleled roster of artists supported by diverse professionals in all facets of corporate operations, we offer a world of opportunity and an array of careers across every discipline.
We recognize that our most important assets are our employees, the rock stars who keep the live experience going. Generous vacation, healthcare, and retirement benefits are just some of the great perks we offer to support our full-time, global workforce of more than 21,000. For any stage in your career, our many unique benefit programs are designed to help you live life to the fullest. We offer student loan repayment to support recent grads, six months of paid caregiver leave to support new parents (plus a baby bonus to help with expenses), and tuition reimbursement to fuel your ongoing professional development and career growth. Plus, working for the world's largest live event and ticketing company means you'll have access to concerts, festivals, sports games, and other live events through our exclusive employee ticket concierge.
There is no bigger stage for your career. See what your future looks like at Live Nation Entertainment.