Scenic Carpenters and Skilled Carpenters

Would you love to be a part of a dynamic team that produces world class holiday events for the enjoyment of thousands?

Oak Island Creative is looking for Scenic Carpenters and Skilled Carpenters to build sets to go into our major events for the 2017 Halloween and Christmas season.

The scenic carpenter and skilled carpenters will build and install scenery and materials as directed by the project managers. This position requires previous experience in scenic carpentry. In addition, general carpentry duties may include several of the following:

  • Studies drawings, sketches, or building plans for information pertaining to type of material required, such as lumber or fiberboard, and dimensions of structure or fixture to be fabricated.
  • Selects specified type of lumber or other materials.
  • Prepares layout. Marks cutting and assembly lines on materials.
  • Shapes materials to prescribed measurements.
  • Assembles cut and shaped materials and fastens them together with nails, screws, dowel pins, or glue.
  • Set and scenery construction
  • Framing
  • Rough and Finish carpentry (including installation of trim/millwork, custom molding, wall panels, case work and cabinetry)
  • Door installation
  • Priming and base painting
  • Hoisting soft scenery
  • Hauling stock scenery units to and from storage
  • Cleaning and organizing storage

Come join us for a great season!


Meet Some of Oak Island Creative's Employees

Nicole I.

Director Midwest Region

Nicole is responsible for overseeing the production of all of Oak Island Creative’s events and products within the Midwest United States region.

Paula A.

Director Human Resources

Paula is responsible for taking care of the full employee experience, including benefits, payroll, and training materials—as well as the onboarding of new recruits.


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