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Bring your magic to Solomon Group.

Looking for a great career opportunity?  You've come to the right place.  We're always looking for people with big ideas to help us WOW clients and grow as a company.  

Applications are accepted online only.  If you have a question, call 504.252.4500 or email us at hr@solomongroup.com.  Solomon Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Solomon Group Careers

Design

Production Designer

Solomon Group is looking for a talented and versatile Production Designer to add to our expanding team.  This is a full-time position based in New Orleans, Louisiana.

We’re looking for someone with 3+ years experience as a production designer/scenic designer/rendering artist with a portfolio boasting event, brand activation, broadcast, attractions and architainment projects.

The ideal candidate for this position MUST have:

  • A high level of motivation and creativity, along with a deep knowledge of production design and rendering;
  • Comfort both initiating and developing ideas;
  • The capability to own a production’s design from conception through 3D modeling/rendering and construction documentation;
  • Adeptness at taking a collaborator’s design concept and improving, rendering and detailing it;
  • The ability to demonstrate smart environment ideas that integrate lighting, video projection and/or LED display technology into dynamic scenic elements;
  • Knowledge of the design programs needed to liaise with our fabrication shop and sales team, including SketchUp, AutoCAD and Photoshop;
  • Thorough knowledge of Mac computers and OS, printers, external drives and servers, but also knows his/her way around a PC;
  • Strong verbal, written and interpersonal skills;
  • The ability to manage working on multiple projects simultaneously;
  • An ability to maintain an even temper under tight deadlines and stressful conditions;
  • The leadership skills to supervise design assistants on occasion;

Bonus points will be given to candidates having knowledge of fabrication, CNC routing and large-format graphics printing software.

At Solomon Group, we work on several projects at once and are always under deadlines.  You must be quick on your feet, motivated, and enjoy new and creative ways to employ your skill set.  A flexible schedule is also a must, as it sometimes takes nights, weekends and holidays to finish projects on time.

Compensation
Salary will be determined based upon experience.  Solomon Group offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes health, dental and vision insurance, paid time off, life insurance, paid parking, cell phone reimbursement, an IRA plan with company match and more.

About Solomon Group
Solomon Group is an award-winning entertainment design and production firm based in New Orleans, Louisiana. The company provides all of the essential production services needed to create spectacular live events, brand activations, themed attractions, broadcast environments and architainment projects.  Our talented, in-house team includes producers, designers, project managers, fabricators, and technicians who dream up and deliver stunning entertainment productions for a variety of clients in the United States and Canada.

Solomon Group is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

In 2012 and 2013, Solomon Group was named one of the area’s “Best Places to Work” by New Orleans CityBusiness magazine. In 2014, Solomon Group was named the No. 10 Top Media Company among America’s fastest-growing private companies on the prestigious Inc. 5000 List.

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To be considered for this position, please fill out the Online Application below.  You can attach your résumé near the bottom of the application.

Solomon Group does not accept phone calls or walk-in applications.

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Fabrication

Metal Fabricator I

Solomon Group is always on the lookout for motivated, talented individuals to join our fabrication team.  

We’re currently hiring Level 1 Metal Fabricators to work in our growing fabrication shop.  These are hourly positions based in New Orleans, Louisiana.

REQUIREMENTS
●  Ability to tack weld aluminum, carbon steel, and stainless steel.
●  Ability to read a tape measure.
●  Ability to assist a Level 2 or Level 3 Metal Fabricator at anytime.
●  Ability to operate metal shop equipment with the assistance of a Level 2 or Level 3 Metal Fabricator.
●  Work in a safe, positive manner showing respect to others and contributing to the team.

COMPENSATION
This is an hourly position.  Pay rate will be determined based upon experience.

ABOUT SOLOMON GROUP
Solomon Group is an award-winning entertainment design and production firm based in New Orleans, Louisiana. The company provides all of the essential services needed to create spectacular live events, brand activations, themed attractions, broadcast environments and architainment projects.   Our talented, in-house team includes designers, project managers, fabricators, and technicians who dream up and deliver stunning entertainment productions for a variety of national and international clients.

Solomon Group is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

The company has frequently been named one of the area’s “Best Places to Work” by New Orleans CityBusiness magazine. And for the past four years (2014-2017) Solomon Group was listed on the Inc. 5000 as one of America’s fastest-growing private companies.

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To be considered for this position, please fill out the Online Application below.  You can attach your résumé near the bottom of the application.

Solomon Group does not accept phone calls or walk-in applications.
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Metal Fabricator II

Solomon Group is always on the lookout for motivated, talented individuals to join our fabrication team.  

We’re currently hiring Level 2 Metal Fabricators to work in our growing fabrication shop.  These are hourly positions based in New Orleans, Louisiana.

REQUIREMENTS
●  Ability to mig weld aluminum, carbon steel, and stainless steel.
●  Ability to do some layout, fabrication, and welding per shop drawings.
●  Ability to operate all equipment in the metal shop.
●  Work in a safe, positive manner showing respect to others and contributing to the team.

COMPENSATION
This is an hourly position.  Pay rate will be determined based upon experience.

ABOUT SOLOMON GROUP
Solomon Group is an award-winning entertainment design and production firm based in New Orleans, Louisiana. The company provides all of the essential services needed to create spectacular live events, brand activations, themed attractions, broadcast environments and architainment projects.   Our talented, in-house team includes designers, project managers, fabricators, and technicians who dream up and deliver stunning entertainment productions for a variety of national and international clients.

Solomon Group is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

The company has frequently been named one of the area’s “Best Places to Work” by New Orleans CityBusiness magazine. And for the past four years (2014-2017) Solomon Group was listed on the Inc. 5000 as one of America’s fastest-growing private companies.

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To be considered for this position, please fill out the Online Application below.  You can attach your résumé near the bottom of the application.

Solomon Group does not accept phone calls or walk-in applications.
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Metal Fabricator III

Solomon Group is always on the lookout for motivated, talented individuals to join our fabrication team.  

We’re currently hiring Level 3 Metal Fabricators to work in our growing fabrication shop.  These are hourly positions based in New Orleans, Louisiana.

REQUIREMENTS
●  Ability to tig and mig weld aluminum, carbon steel, and stainless steel.
●  Ability to layout, fabricate, and weld per shop drawings.
●  Ability to operate all equipment in the metal shop.
●  Work in a safe, positive manner showing respect to others and contributing to the team.

COMPENSATION
This is an hourly position.  Pay rate will be determined based upon experience.

ABOUT SOLOMON GROUP
Solomon Group is an award-winning entertainment design and production firm based in New Orleans, Louisiana. The company provides all of the essential services needed to create spectacular live events, brand activations, themed attractions, broadcast environments and architainment projects.   Our talented, in-house team includes designers, project managers, fabricators, and technicians who dream up and deliver stunning entertainment productions for a variety of national and international clients.

Solomon Group is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

The company has frequently been named one of the area’s “Best Places to Work” by New Orleans CityBusiness magazine. And for the past four years (2014-2017) Solomon Group was listed on the Inc. 5000 as one of America’s fastest-growing private companies.

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To be considered for this position, please fill out the Online Application below.  You can attach your résumé near the bottom of the application.

Solomon Group does not accept phone calls or walk-in applications.
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Assistant Fabrication Manager - Administrative

Solomon Group is looking for someone who can thrive in an Assistant Fabrication Manager (Administrative) role within our Fabrication Department.  This is a full-time position based in New Orleans, Louisiana.

The primary responsibility of the Assistant Fabrication Manager (Admin) is administering the policies and procedures of the Fabrication Dept. This includes maintaining all documents pertaining to hiring, maintaining a labor pool from which to staff as needed, ordering and maintaining materials both keepstock and project-specific, and determining and ensuring that the shop is equipped to produce projects to the highest standard.  The Assistant Fabrication Manager (Admin) works alongside the Fabrication Managers to implement SOPs, oversee and assist all projects, set priorities, and assure timely and efficient workflows from Design to Shipping.

The individual in this position will report directly to the Fabrication Manager.

RESPONSIBILITIES
PRIMARY:
    ●  Maintain shop forms and documentation.
    ●  Implement the SOP for the Fabrication Dept.
    ●  Coordinate with Fabrication Shop Manager to establish project timelines and plan construction work flows.
    ●  Focus on long range goals and prepare for tasks set four to eight weeks from the present.
    ●  Oversee staffing of all fabrication studios to the needs of the individual projects.
    ●  Ensure that labor requests from PMs cover all required projects.  
    ●  Track and provide daily status updates to PMs and assure that staffing needs are being met.
    ●  Maintain and update the staffing lists of current employee status, including additional skill sets and training certification.
    ●  Keep the staff well-informed on current and future projects.
    ●  Create training opportunities for staff to increase production line capabilities, efficiency, and the overall institutional knowledge of personnel.
    ●  Help determine and manage Subcontractor processes – contracting, database maintenance & purchase orders.
    ●  Project purchase ordering, stock level maintenance, and order processing.
    ●  Track internal stock material transfer.
    ●  Track project and Fabrication progress daily to ascertain any required changes to scheduling, priority, or manpower/materials needs.
    ●  Update project/department status report daily.
    ●  Collaborate with members of other departments.
    ●  Input and ensure that project budgets are kept to date with changes or revisions.
    ●  Oversee and monitor the daily allocations process.
LOGISTICS:
    ●  Oversee operations on the transport of departmental goods in and out, and through the shop.
    ●  Coordinate with Operations Director for SG trucking schedules to and from sites.
    ●  Book rentals and temp drivers through Operations Director, as needed.

REQUIREMENTS
●  Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
●  Excellent problem-solving skills.
●  Self-motivation and independence.
●  Ability to simultaneously manage and complete tasks in a fast-paced industrial facility.
●  Ability to work well with others to create and maintain a positive work environment.
●  A flexible schedule and the ability to work nights, weekends and/or holidays as needed.

COMPENSATION
Salary commensurate with experience.  Solomon Group provides a competitive benefits package including health insurance, paid time off, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan and more.

ABOUT SOLOMON GROUP
Solomon Group is an award-winning entertainment design and production firm based in New Orleans, Louisiana. The company provides all of the essential services needed to create spectacular live events, brand activations, themed attractions, broadcast environments and architainment projects.   Our talented, in-house team includes designers, project managers, fabricators, and technicians who dream up and deliver stunning entertainment productions for a variety of national and international clients.

Solomon Group is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

The company has frequently been named one of the area’s “Best Places to Work” by New Orleans CityBusiness magazine. And for the past four years (2014-2017) Solomon Group was listed on the Inc. 5000 as one of America’s fastest-growing private companies.

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To be considered for this position, please fill out the Online Application below.  You can attach your résumé near the bottom of the application.

Solomon Group does not accept phone calls or walk-in applications.
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Carpenter I

Solomon Group is always on the lookout for motivated, talented individuals to join our fabrication team.  

We’re currently hiring Level 1 Carpenters to work in our growing fabrication shop.  These are hourly positions based in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Must possess basic carpentry skills including measuring, cutting, gluing, and assembling basic wooden elements.

REQUIREMENTS
●  Ability to recognize and select the proper materials required for the job.
●  Ability to build from a drawing with supervision from a Level 2 carpenter or above.
●  Knowledge of basic building techniques.
●  Working knowledge of use and safety for basic hand and power tools.
●  Basic measuring, dimensioning, and efficient materials usage knowledge.
●  Ability to complete repetitive tasks with minimal supervision after initial setup.

RESPONSIBILITIES
●  Work in a safe, positive manner showing respect to others and contributing to the team.
●  Assist with and work on show sites as needed.
●  Occasionally work on installation sites in assisting our fabrication project managers.
●  Work includes fabrication, installation, and strike.

COMPENSATION
This is an hourly position.  Pay rate will be determined based upon experience.

ABOUT SOLOMON GROUP
Solomon Group is an award-winning entertainment design and production firm based in New Orleans, Louisiana. The company provides all of the essential services needed to create spectacular live events, brand activations, themed attractions, broadcast environments and architainment projects.   Our talented, in-house team includes designers, project managers, fabricators, and technicians who dream up and deliver stunning entertainment productions for a variety of national and international clients.

Solomon Group is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

The company has frequently been named one of the area’s “Best Places to Work” by New Orleans CityBusiness magazine. And for the past four years (2014-2017) Solomon Group was listed on the Inc. 5000 as one of America’s fastest-growing private companies.

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To be considered for this position, please fill out the Online Application below.  You can attach your résumé near the bottom of the application.

Solomon Group does not accept phone calls or walk-in applications.
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Carpenter II

Solomon Group is always on the lookout for motivated, talented individuals to join our fabrication team.  

We’re currently hiring Level 2 Carpenters to work in our growing fabrication shop.  These are hourly positions based in New Orleans, Louisiana.

In addition to fundamental carpentry skills, the right candidates will have the ability to work directly from shop drawings to complete typical standard scenic techniques and Live Event quality projects.

REQUIREMENTS
●  Knowledge of the safe use of advanced woodworking tools and materials.
●  Ability to review drawings, determine material take off, and create cut list for build.
●  Ability to instruct while working with lower level assistants.
●  Knowledge of jigs and other time-saving and efficiency techniques.
●  Knowledge of special surfaces, laminates, and veneers.
●  Knowledge of the techniques for the proper application of specialty surfaces.

RESPONSIBILITIES
●  Work in a safe, positive manner showing respect to others and contributing to the team.
●  Assist with and work on show sites as needed.
●  Occasionally work on installation sites in assisting our fabrication project managers.
●  Work includes fabrication, installation, and strike.

COMPENSATION
This is an hourly position.  Pay rate will be determined based upon experience.

ABOUT SOLOMON GROUP
Solomon Group is an award-winning entertainment design and production firm based in New Orleans, Louisiana. The company provides all of the essential services needed to create spectacular live events, brand activations, themed attractions, broadcast environments and architainment projects.   Our talented, in-house team includes designers, project managers, fabricators, and technicians who dream up and deliver stunning entertainment productions for a variety of national and international clients.

Solomon Group is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

The company has frequently been named one of the area’s “Best Places to Work” by New Orleans CityBusiness magazine. And for the past four years (2014-2017) Solomon Group was listed on the Inc. 5000 as one of America’s fastest-growing private companies.

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To be considered for this position, please fill out the Online Application below.  You can attach your résumé near the bottom of the application.

Solomon Group does not accept phone calls or walk-in applications.

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Carpenter III

Solomon Group is always on the lookout for motivated, talented individuals to join our fabrication team.   

We’re currently hiring Level 3 Carpenters to work in our growing fabrication shop.  These are hourly positions based in New Orleans, Louisiana.

The right candidates must possess the ability to lead crews and to plan and execute an entire project build schedule within the department.

REQUIREMENTS
●  Complete knowledge of standard and specialized carpentry techniques.
●  Ability to assess drawings and assign tasks based on skill level.
●  Guide, instruct, and advance the skill sets of those assigned to completing job.
●  Knowledge of and ability to create milled woodwork and the use of advanced tooling.
●  Ability to assess the level of finish required and provide QA at completion.

RESPONSIBILITIES
●  Work in a safe, positive manner showing respect to others and contributing to the team.
●  Assist with and work on show sites as needed.
●  Occasionally work on installation sites in assisting our fabrication project managers.
●  Work includes fabrication, installation, and strike.

COMPENSATION
This is an hourly position.  Pay rate will be determined based upon experience.

ABOUT SOLOMON GROUP
Solomon Group is an award-winning entertainment design and production firm based in New Orleans, Louisiana. The company provides all of the essential services needed to create spectacular live events, brand activations, themed attractions, broadcast environments and architainment projects.   Our talented, in-house team includes designers, project managers, fabricators, and technicians who dream up and deliver stunning entertainment productions for a variety of national and international clients.

Solomon Group is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

The company has frequently been named one of the area’s “Best Places to Work” by New Orleans CityBusiness magazine. And for the past four years (2014-2017) Solomon Group was listed on the Inc. 5000 as one of America’s fastest-growing private companies.  

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To be considered for this position, please fill out the Online Application below.  You can attach your résumé near the bottom of the application.

Solomon Group does not accept phone calls or walk-in applications.
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Master Millwork

Solomon Group is always on the lookout for motivated, talented individuals to join our fabrication team.  

We’re currently hiring Master Millwork staff to work in our growing fabrication shop.  These are hourly positions based in New Orleans, Louisiana.

The right candidates must possess all of the skills required of our Level 3 Carpenters PLUS the highest knowledge of the carpentry craft including wood selection, acclimating, processing, and milling to create high-end, permanently installed custom fixtures and furnishings and architectural millwork.

RESPONSIBILITIES
●  Work in a safe, positive manner showing respect to others and contributing to the team.
●  Assist with and work on show sites as needed.
●  Occasionally work on installation sites in assisting our fabrication project managers.
●  Work includes fabrication, installation, and strike.

COMPENSATION
This is an hourly position.  Pay rate will be determined based upon experience.

ABOUT SOLOMON GROUP
Solomon Group is an award-winning entertainment design and production firm based in New Orleans, Louisiana. The company provides all of the essential services needed to create spectacular live events, brand activations, themed attractions, broadcast environments and architainment projects.   Our talented, in-house team includes designers, project managers, fabricators, and technicians who dream up and deliver stunning entertainment productions for a variety of national and international clients.

Solomon Group is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

The company has frequently been named one of the area’s “Best Places to Work” by New Orleans CityBusiness magazine. And for the past four years (2014-2017) Solomon Group was listed on the Inc. 5000 as one of America’s fastest-growing private companies.

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To be considered for this position, please fill out the Online Application below.  You can attach your résumé near the bottom of the application.

Solomon Group does not accept phone calls or walk-in applications.
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Fabrication Shop Assistant (Part-time)

Solomon Group is always on the lookout for motivated, talented individuals to join our fabrication team.

We’re currently hiring Fabrication Shop Assistants to work in our growing fab shop.  These are part-time (day and evening shifts) positions based in New Orleans, Louisiana.

The ideal candidate has limited fabrication skills but a strong desire to learn carpentry from the ground up.

RESPONSIBILITIES
●  Help move raw goods, in-work, and finished pieces through the shop.
●  Learn and help with tool maintenance, tracking, proper usage and safety.
●  Help maintain a safe, clean, and efficient work environment.
●  Learn basic carpentry skills.
●  Work in a positive manner showing respect to others and contributing to the team.
●  Assist with and work on show sites as needed.
●  Occasionally work on installation sites in assisting our fabrication project managers.
●  Work includes fabrication, installation, and strike.

COMPENSATION
This is an hourly, part-time position.  Pay rate will be determined based upon experience.

ABOUT SOLOMON GROUP
Solomon Group is an award-winning entertainment design and production firm based in New Orleans, Louisiana. The company provides all of the essential services needed to create spectacular live events, brand activations, themed attractions, broadcast environments and architainment projects.   Our talented, in-house team includes designers, project managers, fabricators, and technicians who dream up and deliver stunning entertainment productions for a variety of national and international clients.

Solomon Group is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

The company has frequently been named one of the area’s “Best Places to Work” by New Orleans CityBusiness magazine. And for the past four years (2014-2017) Solomon Group was listed on the Inc. 5000 as one of America’s fastest-growing private companies.

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To be considered for this position, please fill out the Online Application below.  You can attach your résumé near the bottom of the application.

Solomon Group does not accept phone calls or walk-in applications.
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Paint Foreman

Solomon Group is looking for a Paint Foreman to add to its Fabrication Department.  This is a full-time position based in New Orleans, Louisiana.

The ideal candidate will thrive in a deadline-driven environment where our talented designers, project managers, fabricators and technicians produce national, award-winning entertainment productions.

The individual in this position will report directly to the Fabrication Manager.

RESPONSIBILITIES
●  Oversee daily operations of the Paint Department.
●  Coordinating with PT’s and scheduling department assets to maximize assets.
●  Developing processes to improve productivity while maintaining quality.
●  Work with vendors to keep stock.
●  Establish Training and Safety policies and procedures.
●  Assure that all equipment is maintained and current.

REQUIREMENTS
●  3+ years high-end finishing experience.
●  Experience with latex paints, faux finishing, sample making.
●  Experience with commercial-grade finishes (lacquers, catalyzed paints, automotive finishes).
●  Experience using airless, air-assisted, and HVLP spray systems.
●  Experience working in a large automotive spray booth.
●  Ability to mix and custom match paint colors and stains.
●  Ability to produce a high-end spray finish on various materials, including but not limited to wood, plastic, acrylic, aluminum and steel.
●  Experience creating material take offs.
●  Experience creating and maintaining paint project schedules.
●  Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
●  Excellent problem-solving skills.
●  Ability to stand/walk for long periods of time.
●  Self-motivation and independence.
●  Ability to simultaneously manage and complete tasks in a fast-paced industrial facility.
●  Ability to manage/task employees within the department in an efficient and professional manner to complete projects on time.
●  Ability to work well with other shop employees to successfully move projects through the fabrication shop in an efficient manner.
●  Ability to work well with others to create and maintain a positive work environment.
●  A flexible schedule and the ability to work nights, weekends and/or holidays as needed.
●  Willingness to learn and practice new finishing techniques outside of scope of experience.

Candidate may be asked to perform spray test prior to being offered employment.

COMPENSATION
Salary commensurate with experience.  Solomon Group provides a competitive benefits package including health insurance, paid time off, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan and more.

ABOUT SOLOMON GROUP
Solomon Group is an award-winning entertainment design and production firm based in New Orleans, Louisiana. The company provides all of the essential production services needed to create spectacular live events, brand activations, themed attractions, broadcast environments and architainment projects.   Our talented, in-house team includes designers, project managers, fabricators, and technicians who dream up and deliver stunning entertainment productions for a variety of national and international clients.

Solomon Group is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

The company has frequently been named one of the area’s “Best Places to Work” by New Orleans CityBusiness magazine. And for the past four years (2014-2017) Solomon Group was listed on the Inc. 5000 as one of America’s fastest-growing private companies.

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To be considered for this position, please fill out the Online Application below.  You can attach your résumé near the bottom of the application.

Solomon Group does not accept phone calls or walk-in applications.
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CNC Foreman

Solomon Group is looking for an experienced CNC Foreman to add to our growing Fabrication Department. This is a full-time position based in New Orleans, Louisiana.

The ideal candidate will thrive in a deadline-driven environment where our talented designers, project managers, fabricators and technicians produce national, award-winning entertainment productions.

RESPONSIBILITIES
●  Regular CNC machine maintenance:
     -quality inspections, using the properly-calibrated measuring devices.
     -document actions by completing production and quality logs to fulfill tracking needs.
●  Machining scheduling:
     -Foreman is required to analyze upcoming tasks/work orders and necessary procedures and coordinate into machining schedule to accommodate project deadlines while balancing materials inventory for CNC department use only.
●  Programming:
     -Foreman must be able to analyze work order and drawing/CAD information to be obtained from Technical Design department to establish needs, timeline and any other factors that may result from the chosen materials, specifications, drawings/reference planes, surface locations and machining parameters.
●  Plan stock inventory by checking stock to determine amount available; anticipating needed stock; notifying appropriate Buyer of needed stock.
●  Adhere to company standards and policies in order to maintain specifications required for varying levels of precision from project to project:
     -verifies settings by measuring positions.
     -sample workpieces.
     -first-run part.
●  Maintains safe operations by adhering to safety procedures and regulations, and supervising others to ensure safety among subordinates and neighboring departments.
●  Maintains equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements:
     -following manufacturer's instructions.
     -troubleshooting malfunctions.
     -calling for repairs.
     -working with management team to acquire replacement parts and maintain stock parts inventory and consumables.

REQUIREMENTS
●  Thorough understanding of CNC machining processes including G-Code.
●  Proficiency with CNC programming using ArtCam, Fusion 360, VCarve or equivalent from SolidWorks, Inventor, Ai and AutoCAD files.
●  Experience with a variety of materials including aluminum, acrylic, wood and foam.
●  Ability to independently manage own workflow and processes.
●  Strong communication and organizational skills.
●  Experience and proficiency with Microsoft Office software.
●  Knowledge of machining processes using applicable tools.
●  Mechanical aptitude and sound math skills.
●  Ability to read and interpret drawings.
●  Minimum 2-3 years’ experience in CNC operation with setup experience.
●  Previous leadership experience desired.
●  Problem-solving skills/critical thinking skills.
●  Detail-oriented and a commitment to highly accurate work.
●  Knowledge of Onsrud, MultiCam, and ShopSabre CNC Machines.

COMPENSATION
Salary commensurate with experience.  Solomon Group provides a competitive benefits package including health insurance, paid time off, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan and more.

ABOUT SOLOMON GROUP
Solomon Group is an award-winning entertainment design and production firm based in New Orleans, Louisiana. The company provides all of the essential production services needed to create spectacular live events, brand activations, themed attractions, broadcast environments and architainment projects.   Our talented, in-house team includes designers, project managers, fabricators, and technicians who dream up and deliver stunning entertainment productions for a variety of national and international clients.

Solomon Group is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

The company has frequently been named one of the area’s “Best Places to Work” by New Orleans CityBusiness magazine. And for the past four years (2014-2017) Solomon Group was listed on the Inc. 5000 as one of America’s fastest-growing private companies.

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To be considered for this position, please fill out the Online Application below.  You can attach your résumé near the bottom of the application.

Solomon Group does not accept phone calls or walk-in applications.

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Technical Designer (Live Events)

Solomon Group is looking for an experienced Technical Designer for Live Events to add to our growing Fabrication Department. This is a full-time position based in New Orleans, Louisiana.

The ideal candidate will thrive in a deadline-driven environment where our talented designers, project managers, fabricators and technicians produce national, award-winning entertainment productions.

The individual in this position will report directly to the Fabrication Department’s Senior Technical Designer | Live Events.

RESPONSIBILITIES
●  Create production-ready drawings for use by in-house carpenters, welders and other craftsmen.
●  Annotate and dimension provided drawings.
●  Find and present research material to assist with construction.
●  Help to organize shared digital drawing files.
●  Produce cut ready files for CNC operators.
●  Adapt/create/adjust drawings in collaboration with project managers.
●  Conduct site visits to gather measurements when necessary
●  Generally assist the Senior Technical Designer | Live Events in communicating clear, accurate information to shop floor.

REQUIREMENTS
●  Strong visual and verbal communication and organization skills.
●  Proficiency with AutoCAD (2D and 3D) and SketchUp, as well as other CAD programs such as VectorWorks, Revit and Rhino. Grasshopper experience is a plus.
●  Experience in live performance and/or broadcast scenic environment design and fabrication         techniques.
●  Experience working with a wide range of materials including wood, acrylic, aluminum, steel, composites and laminates.
●  The ability to maintain an even temper under tight turnaround times and stressful conditions.
●  Previous fabrication experience a plus.
●  A valid driver’s license.

COMPENSATION
Salary commensurate with experience.  Solomon Group provides a competitive benefits package including health insurance, paid time off, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan and more.

ABOUT SOLOMON GROUP
Solomon Group is an award-winning entertainment design and production firm based in New Orleans, Louisiana. The company provides all of the essential production services needed to create spectacular live events, brand activations, themed attractions, broadcast environments and architainment projects.   Our talented, in-house team includes designers, project managers, fabricators, and technicians who dream up and deliver stunning entertainment productions for a variety of national and international clients.

Solomon Group is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

The company has frequently been named one of the area’s “Best Places to Work” by New Orleans CityBusiness magazine. And for the past four years (2014-2017) Solomon Group was listed on the Inc. 5000 as one of America’s fastest-growing private companies.

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To be considered for this position, please fill out the Online Application below.  You can attach your résumé near the bottom of the application.

Solomon Group does not accept phone calls or walk-in applications.

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Senior Technical Designer (Live Events)

Solomon Group is searching for a collaboratively-minded Senior Technical Designer for Live Events to add to our expanding Fabrication Department.  This is a full-time position based in New Orleans, Louisiana, one of the fastest-growing cities and employment markets in the country.   

The ideal candidate has an impressive background in the production of all types of live events including, but not limited to, festivals, concerts, corporate meetings, trade shows, brand activations, and private functions. This person must have the ability to interpret client-submitted designs/concepts and transform them into professional shop drawings that our fabrication team will utilize to create the needed elements using standard, conventional building methods.  The person who will thrive in this position knows how to think “outside the box” to solve difficult problems.  The ability to work quickly and to design and adhere to the project’s budget is a must.  Solomon Group’s Sr. Technical Designer for Live Events will oversee several projects at a time utilizing detailers from our drafting pool.   

RESPONSIBILITIES
●  Create working drawings for fabrication with due consideration of budget, shop efficiencies, and deadlines.
●  Work with Project Teams to identify design challenges and develop solutions.
●  Help plan and implement a fabrication workflow for multiple projects happening simultaneously.
●  Develop SOP for coordination, scheduling, and distribution of designs to the CNC Department.
●  Conduct/attend site visits and on-site work as necessary.
●  Travel as needed to plan and execute Solomon Group’s fabrication projects.
●  Help to create and communicate clear, accurate information to the craftsmen on the floor.

REQUIREMENTS
●  Proficiency with both 3D and 2D drafting programs of various types (including SketchUp, AutoCAD, VectorWorks and Illustrator).
●  Experience with corporate, live performance, brand activation, trade show, theatrical settings, and private event design and fabrication techniques.
●  Experience working with a wide range of materials including wood, acrylic, aluminum, steel, composites and laminates.
●  Proficiency with Mac computers and operating systems.
●  Strong communications skills.
●  A valid driver’s license.

COMPENSATION
Salary commensurate with experience.  Solomon Group provides a competitive benefits package including health insurance, paid time off, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan, and more.

ABOUT SOLOMON GROUP
Solomon Group is an award-winning entertainment design and production firm based in New Orleans, Louisiana. The company provides all of the essential services needed to create spectacular live events, brand activations, themed attractions, broadcast environments and architainment projects.   Our talented, in-house team includes designers, project managers, fabricators, and technicians who dream up and deliver stunning entertainment productions for a variety of national and international clients.

Solomon Group is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

The company has frequently been named one of the area’s “Best Places to Work” by New Orleans CityBusiness magazine. And for the past four years (2014-2017) Solomon Group was listed on the Inc. 5000 as one of America’s fastest-growing private companies.

APPLY
To be considered for this position, please fill out the Online Application below.  You can attach your résumé near the bottom of the application.

NOTE:  You will be asked to submit examples of shop drawings from prior projects you have detailed.

Solomon Group does not accept phone calls or walk-in applications.
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Scenic Artist (Part-time)

Solomon Group is looking for a Scenic Artist to add to its expanding Fabrication Department.  This is a part-time position based in New Orleans, Louisiana.

The ideal candidate will thrive in a deadline-driven environment where our talented designers, project managers, fabricators and technicians produce national, award-winning entertainment productions.

The individual in this position will report to both the Scenic Department Foreman and the Assistant Fabrication Manager.

QUALIFICATIONS
Level 1

● Experience with paint prepping techniques including finish sanding, bondo / filling, etc.
● Experience with Latex paints. Faux finish work is a PLUS.
● Willingness to learn and practice new finishing techniques.
● Positive attitude and good communication skills.

Level 2
ALL OF THE LEVEL 1 CRITERIA PLUS THE FOLLOWING:
● Faux finish experience.  Commercial grade finishes are a PLUS.
● Experience with various materials including wood, acrylic, foam and aluminum.
● Ability to work on a team without constant supervision.
● Eye for detail.  We produce high quality products quickly.
● Problem solving skills.

Level 3
ALL OF LEVEL 1 AND 2 CRITERIA PLUS THE FOLLOWING:
● Experience with HVLP spraying systems.
● Ability to match custom finishes based on client's ideas / material provided.
● Ability to mix custom paint and stain colors.  
● Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
● Ability to lead a team from start to finish on a project.

NOTE: Please bring photos of past work to talk about during your interview

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS
● The ability to stand/walk for long periods of time.
● Self-motivation and independence; the ability to complete tasks in a fast-paced industrial facility.
● The ability to work well with other shop employees to successfully move projects through the fabrication process in an efficient manner.
● The ability to work well with others to create and maintain a positive work environment.
● A flexible schedule and the ability to work nights, weekends and/or holidays as needed.
● The willingness to learn and practice new finishing techniques outside your scope of experience.

COMPENSATION
This position is part-time / temporary.  Salary will be determined based upon experience.

ABOUT SOLOMON GROUP
Solomon Group is an award-winning entertainment design and production firm based in New Orleans, Louisiana. The company provides all of the essential services needed to create spectacular live events, brand activations, themed attractions, broadcast environments and architainment projects.   Our talented, in-house team includes designers, project managers, fabricators, and technicians who dream up and deliver stunning entertainment productions for a variety of national and international clients.

Solomon Group is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

The company has frequently been named one of the area’s “Best Places to Work” by New Orleans CityBusiness magazine. And, for the past four years (2014-2017), Solomon Group was listed on the Inc. 5000 as one of America’s fastest-growing private companies.

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To be considered for this position, please fill out the Online Application below.  You can attach your résumé near the bottom of the application.

Solomon Group does not accept phone calls or walk-in applications.
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Full-time Painter

Solomon Group is looking for a Painter to add to its expanding Fabrication Department.  This is a full-time position based in New Orleans, Louisiana.

The ideal candidate will thrive in a deadline-driven environment where our talented designers, project managers, fabricators and technicians produce national, award-winning entertainment productions.

The individual in this position will report to the Finishing/Paint Department Foreman.

REQUIREMENTS
●  Experience with paint prepping techniques (for example, finish sanding, bondo/filler work, preparing surfaces to receive paint).
●  Experience with latex paints, faux finishing.
●  Experience with commercial-grade finishes (lacquers, catalyzed paints, automotive finishes).
●  Experience using airless, air-assisted, and HVLP spray systems.
●  Experience working in a large automotive spray booth.
●  Ability to mix and custom match paint colors and stains.
●  Ability to produce a high-end spray finish on various materials, including but not limited to wood, plastic, acrylic, aluminum and steel.
●  Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
●  Good problem-solving skills.
●  The ability to stand/walk for long periods of time.
●  Self-motivation and independence.
●  The ability to complete tasks in a fast-paced industrial facility.
●  The ability to work well with other shop employees to successfully move projects through the fabrication process in an efficient manner.
●  The ability to work well with others to create and maintain a positive work environment.
●  A flexible schedule and the ability to work nights, weekends and/or holidays as needed.
●  The willingness to learn and practice new finishing techniques outside your scope of experience.

Candidate may be asked to perform spray test prior to being offered employment.

COMPENSATION
Salary commensurate with experience.  Solomon Group provides a competitive benefits package including health insurance, paid time off, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan and more.

ABOUT SOLOMON GROUP
Solomon Group is an award-winning entertainment design and production firm based in New Orleans, Louisiana. The company performs all of the essential production services needed to create spectacular live events, brand activations, themed attractions, broadcast environments and architainment projects.   Our talented, in-house team includes designers, project managers, fabricators, and technicians who dream up and deliver stunning entertainment productions for a variety of national and international clients.

Solomon Group is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

The company has frequently been named one of the area’s “Best Places to Work” by New Orleans CityBusiness magazine. And, for the past three years (2014-2016), Solomon Group was listed on the Inc. 5000 as one of America’s fastest-growing private companies.

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To be considered for this position, please fill out the Online Application below.  You can attach your résumé near the bottom of the application.

Solomon Group does not accept phone calls or walk-in applications.

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CNC Operator I (Part-Time)

Solomon Group is seeking a talented CNC Operator (Level 1). A CNC Operator I produces finished parts from a variety of materials including wood, non-ferrous metals, and plastics. The ideal candidate thrives in a deadline-driven environment and has the ability to work independently in a fast-paced setting with fluctuating demands.  This is a part-time position in New Orleans, Louisiana.

RESPONSIBILITIES
∙ Intermediate setup of multiple CNC routers.  
∙ Load and unload various sheet goods including wood, aluminum and plastics up to 50 lbs.
∙ Maintain a clean and safe work area.
∙ Inspect / clean tools and machinery daily.
∙ Uphold quality standards and report inconsistency to shift supervisor.
∙ Respond to priorities efficiently as they change throughout the shift.
∙ Quality check all material for defects before initiating the cutting sequence and report concerns to shift supervisor.
∙ Label / organize finished parts according to project and release them to the appropriate department.

QUALIFICATIONS
∙ 1-2 years of CNC operator experience or a technical studies degree.  
∙ Intermediate setup of multiple CNC routers with some supervision.
∙ High attention to detail with the ability to work both independently or with a team.
∙ Must be punctual and flexible to changing shift demands.
∙ Ability to work night shift / weekend and some holidays when required is a PLUS.   
∙ Computer literate and proficiency in math. (geometry / trigonometry)

COMPENSATION
This position is part-time.  Salary will be determined based upon experience.

ABOUT SOLOMON GROUP
Solomon Group is an award-winning entertainment design and production firm based in New Orleans, Louisiana. The company provides all of the essential services needed to create spectacular live events, brand activations, themed attractions, broadcast environments and architainment projects.   Our talented, in-house team includes designers, project managers, fabricators, and technicians who dream up and deliver stunning entertainment productions for a variety of national and international clients.

Solomon Group is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

The company has frequently been named one of the area’s “Best Places to Work” by New Orleans CityBusiness magazine. And, for the past four years (2014-2017), Solomon Group was listed on the Inc. 5000 as one of America’s fastest-growing private companies.

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To be considered for this position, please fill out the Online Application below.  You can attach your résumé near the bottom of the application.

Solomon Group does not accept phone calls or walk-in applications.

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Painter (Part-time)

Solomon Group is looking for Painters to add to its expanding Fabrication Department.  These are part-time positions based in New Orleans, Louisiana.

The ideal candidates will thrive in a deadline-driven environment where our talented designers, project managers, fabricators and technicians produce national, award-winning entertainment productions.

The individuals in this position will report to the Paint Department Foreman.

Experience & skills preferred:

  • Experience with paint prepping techniques (for example, finish sanding, bondo/filler work, preparing surfaces to receive paint).
  • Experience with latex paints, faux finishing.
  • Experience with commercial-grade finishes (lacquers, catalyzed paints, automotive finishes).
  • Experience using airless, air-assisted, and HVLP spray systems.
  • Experience working in a large automotive spray booth.
  • Ability to mix and custom match paint colors and stains.
  • Ability to produce a high-end spray finish on various materials, including but not limited to wood, plastic, acrylic, aluminum and steel.

    NOTE: Candidate may be asked to perform spray test prior to being offered employment.

Additional requirements for this position include:

  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Good problem-solving skills.
  • The ability to stand/walk for long periods of time.
  • Self-motivation and independence; the ability to complete tasks in a fast-paced industrial facility.
  • The ability to work well with other shop employees to successfully move projects through the fabrication process in an efficient manner.
  • The ability to work well with others to create and maintain a positive work environment.
  • A flexible schedule and the ability to work nights, weekends and/or holidays as needed.
  • The willingness to learn and practice new finishing techniques outside your scope of experience.

Compensation
This position is part-time / temporary.  Salary will be determined based upon experience.

About Solomon Group
Solomon Group is an award-winning entertainment design and production firm based in New Orleans, Louisiana. The company provides all of the essential services needed to create spectacular live events, brand activations, themed attractions, broadcast environments and architainment projects.   Our talented, in-house team includes designers, project managers, fabricators, and technicians who dream up and deliver stunning entertainment productions for a variety of national and international clients.

Solomon Group is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

The company has frequently been named one of the area’s “Best Places to Work” by New Orleans CityBusiness magazine. And, for the past four years (2014-2017), Solomon Group was listed on the Inc. 5000 as one of America’s fastest-growing private companies.

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Solomon Group does not accept phone calls or walk-in applications.

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Graphics

Print Shop Assistant (Part-time)

Solomon Group produces major events, multimedia installations and gorgeous scenic environments.  Seriously.  We're talking HUGE concerts, galas and festivals with celebrity talent and thousands of attendees... some of the country’s most immersive museum exhibits... and scenic environments you've probably seen on TV.

Sound good so far?  Read on.

Solomon Group is currently hiring Print Shop Assistants to work with the skilled craftsmen in our Graphics Department.  These are part-time (day and evening shifts), entry-level positions based in New Orleans, Louisiana.  Print Shop Assistants report directly to Solomon Group’s Print Shop Production Manager.

RESPONSIBILITIES
● Assisting Print Shop technicians and other craftsmen by gathering and prepping materials, and generally helping to make the work process smooth.
● Assisting in shop maintenance and cleaning.
● Running simple errands such as pick ups at hardware stores and deliveries to workers on-site in the New Orleans area.
● Preparing production elements for shipping.
● Loading and unloading equipment from trucks at the Print Shop and on-site.

REQUIREMENTS
● The ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
● A valid driver’s license and a clean driving record.
● A basic understanding of hand tools and power tools and a good comfort level using them in their most basic functions.
● A positive, can-do attitude and the desire to be part of a busy, productive team.
● The desire to learn from experienced carpenters, welders, painters and other craftsmen.

COMPENSATION
This position is part-time/temporary and pays at a rate of $10.50/hr.

ABOUT SOLOMON GROUP
Solomon Group is an award-winning entertainment design and production firm based in New Orleans, Louisiana. The company provides all of the essential services needed to create spectacular live events, brand activations, themed attractions, broadcast environments and architainment projects.   Our talented, in-house team includes designers, project managers, fabricators, and technicians who dream up and deliver stunning entertainment productions for a variety of national and international clients.

Solomon Group is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

The company has frequently been named one of the area’s “Best Places to Work” by New Orleans CityBusiness magazine. And for the past four years (2014-2017) Solomon Group was listed on the Inc. 5000 as one of America’s fastest-growing private companies.

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To be considered for this position, please fill out the Online Application below.  You can attach your résumé near the bottom of the application.

Solomon Group does not accept phone calls or walk-in applications.

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Print Shop Fine Finisher (Part-time)

Solomon Group is searching for a Print Shop Fine Finisher to add to our growing Graphics Department.  This is a part-time position (day and evening shifts) based in New Orleans, Louisiana.

The primary purpose of this role is to produce museum-quality graphics. Extreme attention to detail is necessary during all steps of graphics fabrication. Fabrication methods include: first and second surface mounting with a variety of graphic films and substrates; large-scale fabric prints requiring seaming and assembly; graphic wallpaper; direct prints to a variety of substrates; prints to high-quality photo papers; and matte cutting and mounting.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORK ENVIRONMENT: The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Physical requirements include stooping, kneeling, bending, standing, squatting/crouching, crawling/kneeling, pushing/pulling, climbing (ladders) and reaching above the shoulders, and lifting of up to 50 lbs. Must be able to lift and transport moderately heavy objects. Work may require occasional weekend and/or evening work.

The individual in this position will report directly to the Print Shop Production Manager.

REQUIREMENTS
● The ability to work with minimal direct supervision.
● A results-oriented, deadline-driven work ethic.
● A positive, can-do attitude and the desire to be part of a busy, productive team.
● Strong verbal and written communication skills.
● Outstanding organizational and interpersonal skills.
● Reliable transportation, a valid driver’s license, and a clean driving record.
● Good eyesight and attention to detail for color and text proofing.
● The willingness to learn new software as needed.

COMPENSATION
This position is part-time/temporary and pays at a rate of $12.50/hr.

ABOUT SOLOMON GROUP
Solomon Group is an award-winning entertainment design and production firm based in New Orleans, Louisiana. The company provides all of the essential services needed to create spectacular live events, brand activations, themed attractions, broadcast environments and architainment projects.   Our talented, in-house team includes designers, project managers, fabricators, and technicians who dream up and deliver stunning entertainment productions for a variety of national and international clients.

Solomon Group is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

The company has frequently been named one of the area’s “Best Places to Work” by New Orleans CityBusiness magazine. And for the past four years (2014-2017) Solomon Group was listed on the Inc. 5000 as one of America’s fastest-growing private companies.

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Solomon Group does not accept phone calls or walk-in applications.

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Production

Entertainment Technician (Part-time)

Solomon Group produces major events, multimedia installations and gorgeous scenic environments.  Seriously.  We're talking HUGE concerts, galas and festivals with celebrity talent and thousands of attendees as well as some of the country’s most immersive museum exhibits and scenic environments you've probably seen on TV.

Sound good so far?  Read on.

Solomon Group is currently hiring Entertainment Technicians to work with the skilled team in our Production Department.  These are part-time (day and evening shifts) positions based in New Orleans, Louisiana.  

We’re looking for sharp entertainment techs who love a fast-paced work environment.  Solomon Group is seeking individuals with any, all or part of the following skills and industry experience:  Sound, Lighting, Rigging, Video, LED Screen Panels, Media Servers, Camera Operator, and Automation.  Experience in more than one technical area is a huge PLUS.

This is a career-building opportunity with one of the fastest-growing entertainment services firms in the country.

REQUIREMENTS
● Candidates should possess demonstrable technical training and experience in the entertainment technology industry on a professional level.
● The ability to lift and carry up to 50 lbs.
● Superior hospitality, time, and project management skills.
● Must be able to work a flexible schedule and for the duration of various events, including set-up, event execution and break down.
● Ability to work long hours over the course of multiple days in a row is a must.
● A valid driver’s license and a clean driving record.
● A positive, can-do attitude and the desire to be part of a busy, productive team.

COMPENSATION
This is part-time/temporary position. Salary will be determined based upon experience.

ABOUT SOLOMON GROUP
Solomon Group is an award-winning entertainment design and production firm based in New Orleans, Louisiana. The company provides all of the essential services needed to create spectacular live events, brand activations, themed attractions, broadcast environments and architainment projects.   Our talented, in-house team includes designers, project managers, fabricators, and technicians who dream up and deliver stunning entertainment productions for a variety of national and international clients.

Solomon Group is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

The company has frequently been named one of the area’s “Best Places to Work” by New Orleans CityBusiness magazine. And for the past four years (2014-2017) Solomon Group was listed on the Inc. 5000 as one of America’s fastest-growing private companies.

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Solomon Group does not accept phone calls or walk-in applications.

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Installation Technician (Part-time)

Solomon Group is currently hiring Installation Technicians to work with the skilled team in our Technology Department.  These are part-time (day and evening shifts) positions based in New Orleans, Louisiana.  

Our Installation Technicians are responsible for the installation and support of complex audiovisual and lighting systems in a variety of customer environments.  We’re searching for candidates with the skills and abilities to install, troubleshoot, and service audiovisual and lighting equipment.  Most work is performed 8:00AM - 5:00PM, Monday through Friday, with the potential for some evening and weekend hours and occasional overnight travel.    

This is a career-building opportunity with one of the fastest-growing entertainment services firms in the country.

RESPONSIBILITIES
● Perform comprehensive, on-site, AV/LX equipment installation for our clients, including low voltage wiring, trim-out, equipment rack setup, LCD displays, projectors and projection systems, media rooms, audio hardware and speakers, and control systems.        
● Perform cable pull paths; assess structural/room interior for efficient and optimum installations; crimp and terminate audio and video cables.    
● Assist with structural installation of displays, screens, and projectors.            
● Maintain daily communication with Lead Installation Technician, Project Manager, and Installation Manager on status of projects and task lists.
● Travel to off-site, corporate locations as part of system installation.
● Participate in industry training sessions, seminars, and conventions.
● Maintain professional work appearance and outstanding customer interaction.                

REQUIREMENTS
● Able to read/interpret schematics and drawings.
● Able to use and work with ladders.
● High school diploma or GED. A formal education in electronics or related field from a trade school is preferred.
● Able to lift heavy objects (up to 50 pounds) and work within varied conditions, some which may be small or confined.
● Reliable transportation, a valid driver’s license, and a clean driving record.
● Flexibility to travel and/or work overtime as necessary.
● Able to work independently or as part of a busy, productive crew to install and troubleshoot AV/LX systems.
● Proficiency with construction techniques and structured cabling.
● Able to wire/terminate low voltage and Cat 5 cables.
● Able to safely use hand and power tools.
● Able to solder and crimp connectors.
● Commitment to work within specified deadlines and provide daily field updates.
● Excellent organizational skills and the desire to work for a professional company.
● CTS certification is a PLUS.
● Commercial/residential experience a PLUS.

The ideal candidate is someone who takes pride in his/her work, and wants to develop a career in the commercial AV/LX industry.

COMPENSATION
This is an hourly, part-time position.  Pay rate will be determined based upon experience.

ABOUT SOLOMON GROUP
Solomon Group is an award-winning entertainment design and production firm based in New Orleans, Louisiana. The company provides all of the essential services needed to create spectacular live events, brand activations, themed attractions, broadcast environments and architainment projects.   Our talented, in-house team includes designers, project managers, fabricators, and technicians who dream up and deliver stunning entertainment productions for a variety of national and international clients.

Solomon Group is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

The company has frequently been named one of the area’s “Best Places to Work” by New Orleans CityBusiness magazine. And for the past four years (2014-2017) Solomon Group was listed on the Inc. 5000 as one of America’s fastest-growing private companies.  

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Solomon Group does not accept phone calls or walk-in applications.

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Senior Systems Designer/Programmer

Solomon Group is looking for an experienced, technically savvy Senior Systems Designer/Programmer to join our team.  This person will work closely with our permanent installations, live events, and special systems teams to implement state-of-the-art hardware and software solutions for our projects.  This can include everything from custom show control systems to IoT electronics design and programming.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of five (5) years integration and installation/programming experience with a variety of successful events in diverse environments including high-end museums.

RESPONSIBILITIES
●  Programming show control software.
●  Overseeing and installation of AV/computer/lighting hardware and programming processes involved with the integration of installed hardware.
●  Programming integrated controllers such as PLCs, Arduino, Raspberry Pi, etc.
●  Consulting with and working with IT/Special Systems department on development and implementation of web-based user interfaces, databases, etc. as they relate to on-site hardware.
●  Establishing and implementing standard operating procedures for all assigned productions.
●  Serving as liaison among different departments throughout projects.

REQUIREMENTS
●  Show control programming experience.
●  PLC/Ladder Logic Programming.
●  IOT programming (Arduino/Raspberry Pi, etc.).
●  Experience with RFID concepts as it relates to best practices for hardware and the various types of chips available.
●  Comfortable with aerial platforms (boom & scissor lifts) and climbing scaffolding.
●  The ability to effectively lead and motivate a project team.
●  Excellent verbal and written communications skills.
●  Superb interpersonal skills.
●  Demonstrated ability to manage a variety of projects simultaneously.
●  The ability to maintain an even temper under tight deadlines and stressful conditions.
●  Outstanding troubleshooting and problem-solving skills.

At Solomon Group, we work on several productions at once.  So you must be quick on your feet, motivated, and enjoy new and creative ways to employ your skill set.  A flexible schedule is also a must, since most of our projects take place during nights, weekends and holidays. Some travel may be required.

COMPENSATION
Salary commensurate with experience.  Solomon Group provides a competitive benefits package including health insurance, paid time off, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan and more.

ABOUT SOLOMON GROUP
Solomon Group is an award-winning entertainment design and production firm based in New Orleans, Louisiana. The company performs all of the essential production services needed to create spectacular live events, brand activations, themed attractions, broadcast environments and architainment projects.   Our talented, in-house team includes designers, project managers, fabricators, and technicians who dream up and deliver stunning entertainment productions for a variety of national and international clients.

Solomon Group is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

The company has frequently been named one of the area’s “Best Places to Work” by New Orleans CityBusiness magazine. And, for the past three years (2014-2016), Solomon Group was listed on the Inc. 5000 as one of America’s fastest-growing private companies.

APPLY
To be considered for this position, please fill out the Online Application below.  You can attach your résumé near the bottom of the application.

Solomon Group does not accept phone calls or walk-in applications.
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Business Development

Sales Manager

Solomon Group is looking for an experienced Sales Manager to work with our growing business development team.  This is a full-time position based in New Orleans, Louisiana.

The ideal candidate must enjoy working with clients from diverse industries, be comfortable handling multiple projects at once, and thrive in a deadline-driven environment where our talented designers, project managers, fabricators and technicians produce national entertainment productions.

The individual in this position will report directly to the President.
 

POSITION SUMMARY
We’re looking for a high-performer who excels at sales and understands how to effectively build and maintain client relationships.  Solomon Group produces all types of events and audience experiences, including concerts, annual galas, multi-day festivals, corporate theater, arena shows, general sessions, brand activations, themed attractions and broadcast environments.  Applicants must have a general knowledge of the latest in A/V event production (staging, LED displays, sound, lighting, video, etc.), large-format graphics, custom fabrication, and the ability to sell an unforgettable audience experience.
 

RESPONSIBILITIES
●  Manage sales operations.
●  Work with the President to develop long-range sales strategies and goals.
●  Support functions essential to the productivity of the sales team, including planning and reporting.
●  Develop and maintain relationships with new clients, current clients and team members.
●  Execute sales plans to enhance profitability, productivity and efficiency.
●  Implement strategies for expanding scope of work with current client base.
●  Increase Solomon Group’s national client roster.
●  Proactively identify opportunities for sales process improvement.
●  Research and develop target sales markets.
●  Develop personal relationships with key client contacts.
●  Work with our production designers and personnel to plan and execute client events (as needed).
●  Maintain high ethical standards and a professional image at all times.
 

REQUIREMENTS
●  Bachelor’s degree (Business, Marketing, or related field preferred).
●  5+ years sales experience with proven track record (event sales experience preferred).
●  Excellent verbal and written communications skills.
●  Superb organizational, project management, and interpersonal skills.
●  Outstanding selling abilities.
●  Knowledge of and experience with A/V event production.
●  Strong decision-making and prioritization skills.
●  Ability to convey design concepts and basic technical information to client contacts.
●  Energetic, forward thinking, creative, and resourceful work style.
●  Ability to plan and manage at both strategic and operational levels.
●  Strong understanding of financial projection principles.
●  Ability to think ahead and plan over a multi-year time span.
●  Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with colleagues.
●  Proficient with Mac computers, mobile devices, and MS Office.
●  Willing and able to learn new software as needed.
●  Occasional to frequent travel.

Candidate may be tested on some of the above, and/or asked to provide samples of work.
 

COMPENSATION
Salary commensurate with experience.  Solomon Group provides a competitive benefits package including health insurance, paid time off, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan and more.
 

ABOUT SOLOMON GROUP
Solomon Group is an award-winning entertainment design and production firm based in New Orleans, Louisiana. The company provides all of the essential production services needed to create spectacular live events, brand activations, themed attractions, broadcast environments and architainment projects.   Our talented, in-house team includes designers, project managers, fabricators, and technicians who dream up and deliver stunning entertainment productions for a variety of national and international clients.

Solomon Group is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

The company has frequently been named one of the area’s “Best Places to Work” by New Orleans CityBusiness magazine. And, for the past three years (2014-2016), Solomon Group was listed on the Inc. 5000 as one of America’s fastest-growing private companies.
 

APPLY
To be considered for this position, please fill out the Online Application below.  You can attach your résumé near the bottom of the application.

Solomon Group does not accept phone calls or walk-in applications.

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Operations

Warehouse Assistant (Part-time)

Solomon Group is currently hiring Warehouse Assistants to support our Operations Department with the accurate shipping and receiving of all show materials.  These are entry-level positions that will report to our Warehouse Supervisor.

Responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, the following:
• Pulling and prepping show materials;
• Assisting with shop maintenance and cleaning;
• Running simple errands such as pickups from vendors and deliveries to workers on site in the New Orleans area;
• Preparing production elements for shipping;
• Loading and unloading equipment from trucks, both at the warehouse and on site.

Ideal candidates must have:
• The ability to lift up to 75 lbs;
• A clean driving record (Class D license a plus);
• Ability to work a flexible schedule;
• Forklift experience (preferred);
• A positive, can-do attitude and the eagerness to be part of a busy, productive team;
• The desire to learn from experienced technicians.

Compensation
This position is part-time / temporary and pays at a rate of $12.00/hr.

ABOUT SOLOMON GROUP
Solomon Group is an award-winning entertainment design and production firm based in New Orleans, Louisiana. The company provides full A/V production services for world-class live events, riveting themed attractions, dazzling broadcast environments and spectacular architainment projects.   Our talented, in-house team includes designers, project managers, fabricators, and technicians who dream up and deliver stunning entertainment productions for a variety of clients in the United States and Canada.

Solomon Group is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

In 2012 and 2013, Solomon Group was named one of the “Best Places to Work” by New Orleans CityBusiness.

Apply
To be considered for this position, please fill out the Online Application below.  You can attach your résumé near the bottom of the application.

Solomon Group does not accept phone calls or walk-in applications.

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