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light board operator

Description

Code

3435.25.2

Description

Light board operators control the lighting of a performance based on the artistic or creative concept, in interaction with the performers. Their work is influenced by and influences the results of other operators. Therefore, the operators work closely together with the designers, operators and performers. Light board operators prepare and supervise the setup, steer the technical crew, program the equipment and operate the lighting system. They may be responsible for conventional or automated lighting fixtures and, in some instances, controlling video as well. Their work is based on plans, instructions and other documentation.
 

Alternative Labels

light board operator

LX operator

sound & lighting board operator

lighting board programmer & operator

LX board operator

board operator

light board controller

lighting operator

lighting board programmer and operator

lighting board controller

lighting board operator and programmer

sound and lighting board operator

Regulatory Aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database:

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