Warehouse Worker

Posted: 11/6/2019

Location: Chicago, Illinois
Function: Production
Specialty: Television & Film, Video
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive


  • Ensure that all equipment is ready for rental
  • Identify equipment that needs maintenance or to be sent out for repair
  • Insure all orders have been pulled and prepped properly for production crews
  • Anticipate equipment shortages and stay on top of the equipment in high demand
  • Stay on top of productions needs and orders
  • Time manage the flow of the equipment coming in and going out
  • Maintain shop cleanliness & organization
  • Pickup and delivery of equipment


  • • Excellent oral and written communication skills required
    • Minimum 2 years’ experience in managing timing of production schedules
    • Minimum 1 year experience in the Film/Television industry

    • Proven past experience and knowledge of Set Lighting and Grip equipment
    • Working knowledge of Inventory tracking system; RTPro
    • Ability to develop strong relationships
    • Ability to promote positive work environment and problem solve
    • Self-motivated

    At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.

    The Warehouse Worker is responsible for the daily operations in working with NBCU’s feature-films and episodic TV productions. The Warehouse Worker will build custom rental orders in Department operating system RTPro for Set Lighting and Grip Departments. In addition to creating orders, the Warehouse Worker is also responsible in maintaining and up keeping with the rental equipment and the day-to-day demands from productions and production crews. Responsible for maintaining rental equipment to insure inventory is performing in the best possible condition to keep up with productions demands. The role also maintains close relationships with representatives of the productions to analyze and make decisions relating to the production. The position reports to the Warehouse Supervisor and two non-management personnel.

    NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

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