Production Resource Group

  • Cable Technician

    Job Location(s) US-CA-San Fernando
    Posted Date 4 weeks ago(3/30/2018 9:32 AM)
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  • Overview

    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. Our company is uniquely qualified to provide the resources and services customers need at any and all sites, efficiently and cost effectively. We provide service to the specialized needs of each of our markets. We can provide a single discipline, such as lighting, audio or video, or we can bundle disciplines for an integrated solution that meets the needs of the entire project.


    The CABLE TECHNICIAN has the responsibility for loading/unloading trucks, checking in and/or pulling, staging cables and corresponding fixtures from warehouse for outgoing orders. Duties include but not limited to

    • Clean, inspect, coil/uncoil and label various cables to company standards and specifications
    • Load/unload trucks, sort, count, examine, cycle-count various in-coming and outgoing cables and cable connectors
    • Prepare out-going cable orders, pick-and-pack
    • Test various cable assemblies, report non-functioning cables
    • Ensure the quality of all cables and variable cable connectors prepared in assigned area of responsibility meets or exceeds standards of performance defined by company guidelines.
    • Use PRG’s inventory management program to ensure the accuracy of all equipment checked in and checked out
    • Maintain excellent written and verbal communication with the Nightshift Supervisor regarding missing items and/or orders checked-in with damaged equipment. Submit neat and orderly records.
    • Maintain a clean and orderly work environment.
    • Report to work at assigned time.
    • Perform other duties as assigned.



    • Minimum 1 year of recent work in warehouse, factory, theater/show experience or the equivalence of all experiences combined
    • Minimum high school diploma
    • Know how to use basic hand tools (hand drill, screw driver, wrenches etc.)
    • Know how to use a computer
    • Must possess excellent interpersonal and clear verbal communication. Fluency in English required
    • Demonstrate sense of urgency and passion with work as assigned
    • Experience in lighting rental shop and entertainment industry helpful
    • Excellent attendance track record
    • Ability to work flexible hours and overtime, including weekends when needed
    • Ability to follow instructions
    • Ability to assume a high level of responsibility and autonomy
    • Ability to interact with co-workers from all levels of the organization in a variety of situations
    • Ability to multi-task under pressure and time constraints; maintain a calm demeanor in a stressful environment with ability to adapt positively to changes in the work setting with ease

    Physical Requirements and Work Conditions

    • Ability to lift up to 75 lbs. on a frequent basis
    • Ability to spend up to 100% of work time standing or moving
    • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk or hear; taste or smell.
    • Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.


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