Chicago Flyhouse Careers

Current Flyhouse Job Openings



Fabricator

Flyhouse is is seeking skilled metals fabricators for temporary full-time work. Ideal candidates will have at least three years’ experience as a metal fabricator and will be a competent in MIG welding though entry-level candidates will be considered.  Successful candidates will have high personal standards regarding the quality of their work and will be able to find the most efficient and effective path to completion with limited supervision. 

The Chicago Flyhouse, Inc., offers a competitive hourly wage with overtime potential.

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Rigging Installer

Flyhouse is is seeking experienced Rigging Installers for temporary full-time work. Candidates must have at least three years working in the entertainment rigging industry and be prepared to travel to domestic jobsites for extended periods of time. Entry level candidates will also receive consideration. Successful candidates will be highly motivated with strong organizational skills and comfortable working with new people on a regular basis. ETCP rigging certification is not required but highly desirable.

The Chicago Flyhouse, Inc., offers a competitive hourly wage with overtime potential.

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Electrical Engineer

Flyhouse is seeking an Electrical Engineer to design and draft complex electrical enclosures for entertainment automation. Candidates should have experience working with industrial or entertainment automation and be able to demonstrate examples of effective solutions to challenging design parameters. Applicants should be self-driven and capable of planning to meet project benchmarks. Proficiency in AutoCad and EPLAN is desirable. This position is a 12-month contract.

The Chicago Flyhouse, Inc., offers competitive salary and benefits.

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Automation Software Developer

Chicago Flyhouse is looking for an experienced Automation Software Developer for full-time employment. Successful candidates will be self-starters who can move a project forward and overcome challenges with minimal supervision. Domestic travel and work on jobsites around the country is required for this position.

Responsibilities
• Develop, test, and commission industrial automation solutions for theatrical systems including but not limited to curtain control and performer flying
• Document software development, bug fixes, and user operation
• Provide remote and onsite support for customer support requests and maintenance calls
• Travel to customer sites for software commissioning and customer training
• Assist in the fabrication of automation solutions, including electrical wiring
• Look for opportunities to continuously improve automation solutions and offerings

Requirements
HMI programming experience
• Experience commissioning and troubleshooting variable frequency drives
• Experience with Arduino and Raspberry Pi
• Experience programming Beckhoff PLCs and TwinCAT logic
• Bachelors degree in an engineering field
• 2+ years working within industrial automation

Preferred
• Experience participating in on-site automation system commissioning
• Experience with theater technology
• Experience fabricating electromechanical systems
• Experience interpreting mechanical and electrical diagrams
• Knowledge of Linux, MySQL, and C#
• Experience with AutoCAD and Eagle
• Experience designing and fabricating PCBs

Other details
• Willingness to travel (50%). Potential travel for multiple weeks at a time.
• Willingness to travel on short notice and to potentially work nights and weekends.
• Valid passport
• Valid driver’s license

The Chicago Flyhouse, Inc., offers competitive salary and benefits.

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Automation Technician

Chicago Flyhouse is looking for an experienced Automation Technician for a full-time, 12-month contract. Successful candidates will be self-starters who can move a project forward and overcome challenges with minimal supervision. Domestic travel and work on jobsites around the country is required as part of this position.

Required Experience
• Experience with various automated equipment in the entertainment industry
• Experience in troubleshooting electronics
Experience in installation and commissioning of systems
Experience in Electrical wiring of enclosures
Demonstrated record of efficiency and effectiveness in complex situations

The Chicago Flyhouse, Inc., offers competitive salary and benefits.

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Stay tuned for future Flyhouse job openings.