Turner Studios - Scene Shop Apprentice

Atlanta, GA
Full Time
Requisition ID: 173152BR

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WarnerMedia is a leading media and entertainment company that creates and distributes premium and popular content from a diverse array of talented storytellers and journalists to global audiences through its consumer brands including: HBO, HBO Now, HBO Max, Warner Bros., TNT, TBS, truTV, CNN, DC Entertainment, New Line, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, Turner Classic Movies and others.

The Team

Turner Studios is an organization focused on next generation content creation. Comprised of an amazing group of open, collaborative and innovative artists, crafts people, leaders, strategists and communicators we work closely with our partners throughout WarnerMedia to make sure we have the resources needed to grow our business, and our brands. Whether it be a brand specific campaign or event, a portfolio-based initiative or a corporate communications tool, Turner Studios has the capabilities to consult, innovate and create. Everything we do revolves around two driving principles: to always be a resource for WarnerMedia brands, while never contradicting their vision and goals; and to always provide positive economic value to WarnerMedia.

The Job

The Scenic Apprentice is a 2-year apprentice program for an entry level production position that works with the Studios Scene Shop team and reports to the Senior Manager, Scenic. This position supports the carpentry team in all areas of studio and on-location scenery production for both taped and live events. This includes working with the team to manage, build, and install sets and show props.

The Daily
  • Assist carpenters and painters in the workshop, working effectively with a wide range of material, including wood, Plexiglas, laminates, and metals.
  • Pull, organize, and stage a variety of materials for carpentry.
  • Assist with set load-ins and strikes, understanding how to properly assemble sets and protect them for storage.
  • Assist in documenting standard operating procedures.
  • Learn to read a CAD drawing and assist in translating them to a build schedule and plan.
The Essentials
  • One year of production, film or theater, or related experience.
  • Basic understanding of carpentry work and comfortable in a workshop.
  • Ability to change direction quickly and shift priorities in a fast-paced environment.
  • Must be organized, with high attention to detail, while juggling many tasks at once.
  • Great attitude and a solid team player
The PerksTurner Broadcasting System, Inc. and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and E-Verify users. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status


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