Chicago Scenic seeks to hire an experienced electrician to join our team.


  • Maintain a clean and tidy workspace
  • Adhere to all safety warnings and guidelines and maintains a safe working environment
  • Wiring of high/low voltage lighting systems, small motors, relays, and timing relays
  • Perform basic PLC programming
  • Complete soldering and other bonding techniques (wire nuts, ring lugs, scotchloks, etc.)
  • Build electrical components into enclosures
  • Install conduit, panels, outlets, and circuit breakers
  • Manage and implement all electrical components for onsite installations
  • Maintain electrical elements in the building including scene shop and office spaces
  • Research parts and communicate purchasing needs to Electrics Department Head
  • Manage personal time and communicate schedule updates to Job Leads, Project Managers, Department Head, Production Coordinator and Director of Shop Operations.
  • Any additional tasks as requested by the Electrics Department Head


  • Good knowledge of English
  • Ability to stand for prolonged periods, climb, pull, and lift objects weighing fifty pounds or less. 
  • Ability to troubleshoot fluid power and motorized systems, a plus
  • Ability to read blueprints, drawings, and sketches to fully grasp build requirements
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Ability to work occasional overtime and travel for job related installs, strikes, or necessary tasks
  • Two-plus years of professional experience in a regional theatre, commercial scene shop, or similar environment

Please send your resume and salary requirements to hr@chicagoscenic.com.