Field Technician (Lighting)

Field Technician (Lighting)

Minneapolis Branch

Technical Department

Company Profile

Norcostco is a national theatrical equipment supplier and services company with 5  branches across the nation and multiple E-commerce brands with its corporate location in Minneapolis. 


Job Summary

Norcostco’s Technical Department is looking for a full time Field Technician with a lighting focus. For consideration you must have a working knowledge of general theatrical equipment and supplies with a focus on lighting equipment and technology, excellent communication skills, excellent paperwork skills. The ideal candidate will have a wide range of theatrical knowledge and experience, a willingness to learn new skills, and the ability to thrive in a small team environment.  We focus in the installation and construction industry by installing new theatrical equipment systems. Training will be provided to meet needs of the projects and company. This position will require overnight travel 2-5 days for the entire business week, with possible continuous weeks on the road and home on weekends.


Job Duties

Assemble, hang, program Conventional and LED Fixtures

Delivery and receipt of products to job site

Warehouse support to prep products for jobs

Field Service Calls Lighting

Jobsite Visits and field verifications

Jobsite support including system turn on with factory certifications

Light Field rigging work ie hang drapes



Skills Required

Working knowledge of theatrical equipment, technology and consumables

Basic electrical theory and DMX/network distribution understanding

Strong phone and verbal communication skills

Basic Troubleshooting skills

Lighting console programming experience

Ability to work at heights including ladders and lifts

Basic Shop tool operation

Basic Theatrical Rigging understanding

Familiarity with Microsoft Office products

Ability to lift 50lbs

Valid and clean driver’s license

Clean Background check



Preferred Qualifications

Advance Degree

OSHA 10 Card

Factory Certifications

Understanding of basic business practices

ETCP Entertainment Certifications



Please send a Resume, Cover Letter, and 3 references to Barry Nelson at [email protected]

Contact information

Norcostco Inc
Barry Nelson
Web site

Posted March 3