Seasonal Sculptor, Macy’s Parade Studio
Moonachie, NJ 07074
Job Title: Seasonal Sculptor/Fabricator, Macy’s Parade Studio
Reports to: Director of Production
The Seasonal Sculptor/Fabricator works on the production of 3 dimensional scenic elements for Macy’s iconic events including; the Thanksgiving Day Parade, Spring Flower Shows, 4th of July Fireworks, Santa Land and other seasonal elements.
Works as a sculptor, fabricator on floats and other studio projects
Acts as a crewmember on installations, set ups and take downs.
Acts as a team member for Thanksgiving Day Parade set up and other events as needed
Collaborates with creative manager and the production manager on methods of project planning and execution.
Performs other tasks and duties as assigned by director of production and/or production manager
2 years training in an artistic discipline or equivalent experience
Excellent communication skills
Able to read scale drawings and basic schematics
Mathematical Skills (if applicable)
Basic math skills able to translate drawings to material orders
Able to translate scale models to full size sculpts
Ability to multitask and collaborate with multiple artists and builders
Physical Demands (if applicable)
Must be in good physical condition, job requires physical lifting, pulling, pushing 25-50 lbs.
Must be skilled and experienced in subtractive sculpting of EPS white foam, armature fabrication and general rigging/attachment fabrication
Knowledge in silicone mold making and resin casting a plus
Knowledge or experience in welding, basic carpentry a plus
Must be self-directed, able to work with minimal supervision
Must possess basic computer skills
40 hours M-F typical
Some weekends and holidays required including Thanksgiving eve and Thanksgiving Day
This job description is not all inclusive. Macy’s Inc. reserves the right to amend this job description at any time. Macy’s Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment.
September 8, 2020 – December 1, 2020
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