Technical Services
Boston, MA
Posted 1 month ago

Join Our Team: Service Technician at Barbizon Lighting Company in Boston, MA

Empower Your Career with a Leader in Entertainment Lighting

About Barbizon Lighting Company:

Barbizon Lighting is not just a company; it’s a beacon in the entertainment lighting industry, illuminating the path for theatre, television, film, education, and themed environments for over 75 years. As the foremost supplier of entertainment lighting, rigging, drapery, expendables, and theatrical systems integration, we pride ourselves on blending the resourcefulness of a large international corporation with the personalized touch of a small business. Located in Woburn, MA, we invite you to join our legacy and contribute to our bright future.

Your Role: Service Technician

This full-time position offers a great opportunity to work in an exciting, fast-paced, and ever-changing environment. We specialize in theatrical/stage lighting and TV Studio production with an ever-growing focus on architectural and creative lighting solutions. Applicants should enjoy a challenge and learn something new every day. We are a company built on quality and excellence and always seeking new talent.

Our New England office needs people with skills, experience, and organization.

What you will do:

  • Become a certified ETC Authorized Service Provider
  • Prepare and start up new stage & studio lighting systems
  • Provide field service for existing lighting systems and equipment
  • Provide technical phone support during and after business hours
  • Train customers on new lighting equipment
  • Triage and repair of lighting equipment

Your Impact:

  • Provide excellent external and internal customer service
  • Advise systems integrators on system specifications
  • Evaluate project site conditions and status
  • Impress customers, contractors, and passersby with your cool, collected confidence

Who You Are:

  • Experienced with installation, operation and integration of entertainment and architectural lighting control systems
  • Background in Live Production, Broadcast or Film Production Industries
  • Fluent in DMX and network control configurations
  • Comprehends riser diagrams, technical schematics and related drawings
  • Excellent interpersonal, time management and problem-solving skills
  • Exceptional verbal and written skills
  • Able to work independently or as part of a team
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office 365
  • Available to travel to jobsites for extended periods (2 or more days)
  • Promotes a safe work environment and experience
  • Possess a valid driver’s license with a clean driving record
  • Able to lift 50lbs safely
  • Able to work at height

Why Barbizon?

Embark on a career journey with Barbizon, and you’ll find more than just a job. You’ll discover a place where your contributions matter, a team that values your voice, and opportunities for personal and professional growth. We celebrate diversity, encourage innovation, and strive for excellence in everything we do.

Join us at Barbizon Lighting Company, where your passion will illuminate the stages of the world. Apply now and shine with us!

The salary range for a Service Technician at Barbizon Lighting’s Woburn location is currently $50K to $65K per annum, depending upon experience. Please be aware extensive industry experience or specific skills that fully match, or exceed what is required, may in fact increase this range. We strongly encourage all to apply.

In addition to the base pay listed here, Barbizon offers a generous compensation package including medical, dental, life insurance, long-term disability, profit share, and a matching 401k Plan at no cost to the employee. Barbizon’s healthcare benefits are fully funded by the Company for all full-time employees and their dependents.

Barbizon also offers a host of voluntary ancillary benefits that include affordable vision, pet insurance, additional life insurance, Flexible Spending Plan, Pre-tax commuter benefits, and Benefits VIP, a dedicated advocacy group that can help employees and their family members resolve benefits issues.

Barbizon offers fully paid vacation, PSST, and an additional ten paid holidays.

Barbizon Lighting Company’s largest shareholder is our employee group, who currently owns 51% of the company via an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (“ESOP”). An ESOP is a qualified retirement plan that extends beneficial ownership of the business to its employees, at no cost to the plan participant.

Equal Employment Opportunity Policy

Barbizon Lighting provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

To apply, please email resume and cover letter to jobs@barbizon.com.