Specialist, Entertainment Technical Scheduling in North Miami, FL at Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.

Date Posted: 6/7/2019

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Job Description

Position Summary:


Plan, manage and schedule contract assignments for shipboard employees including Stage & Production Manager, Rigging Specialist, Stage Staff, Sound techs, Light techs, Lounge techs, and Technical Director Entertainment roles.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


  1. Communicate with shipboard and shore-side entertainment operations to facilitate proper workforce planning, scheduling of planned and unplanned movements, logistics and succession planning in an optimum manner.
  2. In partnership with Recruiting Specialist, source and monitor the development of Entertainment Technology crew members to assist with advancement and succession planning.
  3. Work with Manager, Entertainment Technical Operations, Technical Recruiting on the placement of above-mentioned positions.
  4. Review staffing par levels to anticipate and prevent shortages and select appropriate replacements within strict time lines.
  5. Coordinates with HR, PEME and Travel departments regarding travel, sign on, sign off, medical and risk management issues.
  6. Administer the Technical Director Entertainment, Traveling Sound & Light Tech and Traveling Rigging Specialist’s Schedules with guidance from the Shoreside Entertainment Team.
  7. Ensure there is complete and accurate employee data in the E1 system for assigned departments and/or positions. Submit ECCR and SeaForm requests and monitor approvals for all scheduled positions.


Knowledge and Skills:

  1. Ability to solve practical problems, strategic thinking, strong solution selling skills and dealing with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.
  2. Diplomacy and relationship building skills preferred.
  3. Attention to detail, time management, and teamwork are the main components of this role.
  4. Excellent interpersonal and written skills.
  5. Candidate must possess strong leadership skills, time management skills, and written and oral communication skills and be able to effectively communicate with all senior levels of operational personnel


Bachelor’s degree preferred. Shipboard Entertainment Technical experience and past operation of equipment used on Royal Caribbean’s ships desirable



Travel requirement: 5-10%

May be expected to work on evenings and weekend hours as necessary


Job Requirements

It is the policy of the Company to ensure equal employment and promotion opportunity to qualified candidates without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, sexuality, gender identity or expression, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law. RCL and each of its subsidiaries prohibit and will not tolerate discrimination or harassment.

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