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Office & Warehouse 3418 N Knox Ave. Chicago, IL 60641

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Grand Stage is currently accepting resumes for the following positions:

 Rental Shop Technician

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Job Openings


Shop Technician

Grand Stage Company has a full time position available at our N Knox location. Candidate must be energetic, creative, organized, self-starting, and have good people skills. Rental Shop Technicians are responsible for all equipment passing through the warehouse including rental gear, bulk sales, and customer repairs.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Maintain, store and inventory all rental equipment
    • Prepare equipment for rental orders, checking in returned equipment and inspecting for damage
    • Assist with customer training, operation, and maintenance of equipment
    • Perform onsite labor, supervision of crews and equipment, and design work
  • Maintain shop, test, and common areas appearance
  • Prepare, test and repackage projects systems equipment
  • Deliver and recover equipment
    • Obtain Illinois Class C drivers license within 60 days of hire
    • Maintain clean driving record
    • Maintain vehicle records in collaboration with accounting department
    • Schedule all vehicle repairs and regular service maintenance
    • Assist with deliveries as necessary
  • Assist with shop and customer equipment repairs in conjunction with Service Department
  • Assist with consumable sales, machine shop, and sewing shop staff as required
  • Assist with maintenance of retail and warehouse facilities
  • Assist with day to day operations of family owned business and any other responsibilities as may be requested by the Shop Manager, Rental Manager or President
  • After hours and weekend work as required

Ideal Candidates will ideally possess the following:
• Good interpersonal and communication skills; both written and verbal
• Team player with positive attitude
• Excellent Customer Service Skills
• Strong working knowledge of theatrical lighting practices and equipment
• Familiarity with PC computers and Microsoft Office products
• Creative problem solving skills with mechanical aptitude
• Ability to multi-task, set agendas and handle several projects simultaneously
• Ability to lift and carry equipment up to 50 lbs.

Salary negotiable (includes excellent benefits). Grand Stage is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Send resume and cover letter to: Grand Stage Company, Attn: Matt Winstead, 3418 N Knox Ave. Chicago, IL 60641, E-mail: resumes@grandstage.com. No phone calls please.

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