Production Resource Group

Technical Designer

Job Location(s) US-NY-New Windsor
Posted Date 2 months ago(6/1/2021 2:38 PM)
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PRG is the world’s leading provider of services and solutions in entertainment and events. We bring industry-leading creativity, experience and technology to every project we undertake.


Our teams consist of the most accomplished experts, engineers and craftspeople working in theatre, film, tv, broadcast, concert touring, corporate events and hotels and staging. With 170 patents and over 70 trademarks, we are a company defined by innovation. And, through our network of 70 offices spanning five continents, PRG is capable of delivering for its customers anywhere on the globe.


The Technical Designer designs and develops components for entertainment scenery and machinery design projects under direct supervision.  To conceive elegant and profitable design solutions that enhances the artistic as well as functional goals of each project.



  • Define the specific performance and artistic requirements for each effect
  • Provide concept designs and layouts
  • Investigate all safety and reliability concerns
  • Complete client’s unresolved aesthetic design issues
  • Provide a reasonable balance between the client’s creative needs and the company’s profitability
  • Generate accurate bills of materials and highlight long lead items that could delay fabrication
  • Generate Statement of Probable Cost
  • Interface with production departments to ensure all design and quality goals are met
  • Support and cross train Engineers and Draftsmen in theater design and technology disciplines
  • Provide weekly project updates to design lead/ team
  • Assist development of standardized solutions


  • Entertainment scenery/machinery design and/or fabrication experience
  • Mechanical, structural, and/or fluid power design experience
  • AutoCAD 2D computer aided drafting experience. 3D experience a plus
  • Computer literacy with Windows, Excel, Word
  • Bachelor’s degree in technical theater or engineering
  • 3-5 years industry experience
  • Good oral, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Must be self-motivated able to self-manage time
  • Ability to work with remote co-workers consistently

EEO and Disclosure

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


Production Resource Group LLC participates in E-Verify and will provide the federal government with your Form I-9 information to confirm that you are authorized to work in the U.S. 


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