Production Resource Group

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Technical Design Specialist

Technical Design Specialist

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Production Resource Group (PRG) is the world’s leading supplier of entertainment and event technology, production management and labor. PRG currently operates from over 40 Locations in North America, South America, Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia. From our worldwide facilities we provide our state-of-the-art inventory of audio, video, lighting, rigging, scenery and automation equipment.

PRG serves a range of markets, including concert touring, corporate events, trade shows, special events, theater, television and film.


PRG Projects is a division of the Production Resource Group, which specializes in developing and integrating proprietary solutions to the rigors of the production and entertainment industry. Its creative team and innovative experts have years experience in the field of system integration as well as project and product development. The endless possibilities of LED derivatives, enriched with staging, rigging and automation, give free rein to creativity. PRG Projects engages in technically complex installations, large scale or small projects in concert touring, TV & film, corporate & special events, custom developments, for exhibitions and bespoke installations.


This position supports PRG by preparing and completing the necessary proposals, paperwork and technical drawings. This position is also responsible for proactive communication with both internal and external resources including those that are international.  This role will provide support for design, engineering, and production teams and assist in the creation of capability and design specifications around projects.

  • Create, receive, organize, catalogue and protect PRG’s design proposals and drawings.
  • Create detailed working drawings and designs including functional specifications of various components.
  • Proprietary design solutions will include:
    • Creating conceptual layouts in 3D, creating 2D technical drawings.
    • Dealing with suppliers on selection of parts / technical applications
    • Optimizing the cost and design of parts
    • Processing specimens on our 3D printers
    • Ordering prototype pieces including follow up on production of such incorporating feedback
    • Collaborate with external structural engineers.
  • Create both unique designs as well as those utilizing pre-created library of items that are integrated into the drawings.
  • Integrate drawings from several sources, complete the requested design per a scope of work and submit for approval.
  • Participate in Project meetings.
  • Production work will include
    • Creation all necessary hook-up sheets, patch sheets, etc.
    • Convert plots from designers into CAD files (or other designated format) and develop necessary bid drawings and renderings as needed.



  • CAD skills required.
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills
  • Sound Technical understanding, analytical skills and attention to detail is a must.
  • Team player to work with a dynamic team.
  • Microsoft office applications (Word, Excel, Outlook, and Power Point) are mandatory.
  • Knowledge of parametric design software.


  • Static Physics knowledge is a plus.
  • Electrical knowledge is a plus.
  • Knowledge of entertainment staging techniques (Lighting, Video, Rigging and Automation) a plus.
  • Knowledge of Creo and Windchill is a plus
  • 3D AutoCAD familiarity is a plus.




PRG is an Equal Opportunity Employer. PRG is a drug-free work environment, pre-employment testing will be required.


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