This is a short-term, temporary contract role for onsite support at the TEDMonterey conference in Monterey, California. You may be asked to work some or all of the dates between July 26-August 4, 2021.
As a Buildout Crew - Lift Operator, you’ll help the Conference Operations team prepare the venue for the conference. You’ll assist with the set up and tear down of all conference spaces using a forklift or scissor lift for moving large items or shipping pallets. You’ll support with the inventory, cleaning, assembly, placement and removal of décor, supplies and furniture throughout the event space, and you might be assigned to help other teams with projects as needed. You’ll be professional and discreet in all circumstances and throughout the conference site, and stay on task even if the workload is light.
You’re proactive and resourceful, able to think critically when solving problems. You’re a quick study who can follow instructions to the letter with little supervision. You’re familiar with the use of hand tools and basic machinery, and you hold a valid OSHA Forklift certificate.
This is a labour intensive position and involves standing and moving for long periods. You must be able bodied and willing to lift, move and carry at least 50lbs.