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Title: Floor Staff – Pacific Backlot (Grip & Lighting) 

Location: 3500 Cornett Rd Vancouver 

Start Date: Immediately

 

We currently have an opening for Floor Staff at Pacific Backlot. This is a full- time position located in East Vancouver at our Vancouver Film Studios lot. 

BACKGROUND: 

Pacific Backlot offers an extensive range of top-notch production services and equipment rentals to film, television, commercial and theatrical productions in BC. Large or small, every production is important to us and our crew takes great pride in providing the best service and equipment possible. Pacific Backlot was established in 1999 as a corporate subsidiary of Vancouver Film Studios. The successful candidate will join a small group of dedicated people in a challenging and dynamic and occasionally, creative setting. This is an exciting opportunity for someone looking for a unique work environment. 

Job Overview: 

This position will be responsible for the preparation of grip and lighting equipment for delivery to set or location by pulling orders and checking inventory in and out, as well as overall warehouse maintenance, sub-rental processing and returns and other work as required. 

 

Qualifications Required: 

• Minimum Grade 12 diploma or equivalent; 

• Commitment to providing top notch customer service; 

• A self-starter with the ability to take initiative and get the job done; 

• Ability to handle repetitive tasks; • Excellent attention to detail; 

• Knowledge of LX and Grip gear an asset; 

• Completion of the Motion Picture Industry Orientation course an asset; 

• Forklift or lift ticket certification an asset. 

• Current B.C. Driver’s License and comfortable driving a cube van. 

There is a large physical component to this position with daily required lifting up to weights of 60 pounds. The work will be either outside or within a warehouse environment, so you must be willing to step in and get dirty. 

You have a great sense of humour and enjoy working as part of a team and you must be legally entitled to work in Canada. This is a full-time permanent position of 40 hours per week Monday to Friday. 

The salary for this position is $40,000 per annum, and we offer an excellent benefits package, including RRSP matching and other perks, such as an on-site gym. 

Vancouver Film Studios and Pacific Backlot is dedicated to being an equal opportunity employer and to that end, want all barriers removed to ensure a fair screening process for all candidates. All resumes will be reviewed with an eye to skill set and experience only, and are considered without attention to attention to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status. 

We ask all applicants to ensure you do not include any personal information on your application and remove pictures from your resume if you have them. 

To apply, please send your resume to Sarah Mauracher at smauracher@pacificbacklot.com.

 Thank you!