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Lighting Technicians

What they do:
Set up, maintain, and dismantle light fixtures, lighting control devices, and the associated lighting electrical and rigging equipment used for photography, television, film, video, and live productions. May focus or operate light fixtures, or attach color filters or other lighting accessories.
On the job, you would:
  • Assess safety of wiring or equipment set up to determine the risk of fire or electrical shock.
  • Consult with lighting director or production staff to determine lighting requirements.
  • Disassemble and store equipment after performances.

Knowledge

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Skills

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Education

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Job Outlook

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New job opportunities are very likely in the future.
Salary
$70,980
$31,150
$123,670
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