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WABC Studio Production Head Electrician

New York, NY, USA


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About the Role

Disney Entertainment’s eight-owned ABC stations are multiplatform leaders in local news and information. WABC-TV has been the leader in local news and entertainment programming in the New York City area for more than 60 years. Producing more than 45 hours of live local news and weather each week, Channel 7's “Eyewitness News” is the most-watched local news in New York and the United States. Quality news and programming, groundbreaking technology, and ongoing community outreach are the hallmarks of excellence that have consistently kept WABC-TV New York’s No. 1 station and the most-watched television station in the nation!

WABC-TV, New York studio seeks studio head of production electrics. The position includes the knowledge, oversight, and ongoing maintenance of all production lighting and studio electrical infrastructure.

COMPENSATION: $41.0525 per hour


  • Must be able to supervise and direct stage crew in a fast-paced live production environment and have the ability to multi-task on the fly.

  • Typical shift is 7a-5p, but qualified applicants should have the flexibility to work earlier hours, or beyond scheduled out times when projects dictate.

  • Familiarity with ETC lighting consoles or equivalent equipment  


  • A minimum of three years of experience working with intelligent dimming systems, smart relays, low voltage data, moving lights, and light plots is required.

About the Company

The Walt Disney Company and its Affiliated Companies are Equal Employment Opportunity employers and welcome all job seekers including individuals with disabilities and veterans with disabilities. If you have a disability and believe you need a reasonable accommodation in order to search for a job opening or apply for a position, email with your request. This email address is not for general employment inquiries or correspondence. We will only respond to those requests that are related to the accessibility of the online application system due to a disability

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