Careers

 

Having opened our doors in 1972, 1220 is proud of our past and looking forward to our future. We are always looking for professional and passionate individuals who are ready to take us to the next level. If you are interested in a career that will not only help you grow professionally, but also personally, then you have come to the right place. Please send us your resume if you are interested in joining the 1220 team.

 

We are currently hiring for the following positions:

EXHIBIT DETAILER/DRAFTSMAN

EXHIBIT CARPENTER/FABRICATOR

AUDIO/VISUAL TECHNICIAN / INSTALLER

See below for a brief overview of each position. Please send us your resume if you think you would be a good fit.

 

DETAILER/DRAFTSMAN

Do these questions describe you?

  • Are you positive and energetic?
  • Do you always expect to exceed expectations?
  • Are you a hard-working, dependable person?
  • Is top quality customer service your number one priority?
  • Are you solutions-driven and focused?

If you answered “yes” we may have the ideal opportunity for you. 1220 Exhibits is seeking talented individuals with a passion for creating word class exhibits, event spaces, and museums to join our company. This is a fun, creative environment where you would be given the opportunity to create unforgettable experiences and environments that inspire our clients, their audiences and our employees. Join a team where your efforts are appreciated and rewarded.

What qualifications do our “ideal” Exhibits Detailer/Draftsman possess?

  • Associate’s Degree in mechanical or architectural drafting or equivalent experience
  • Strong 3D CAD design skills (AutoCAD, SolidWorks, or Inventor)
  • Experience in drafting in an exhibit, events or museum environment preferred
  • Shop fabrication experience and working knowledge of shop materials a plus
  • Microsoft computer skills (Windows, Outlook)
  • Self-Motivated, Focused and Results Oriented
  • A TEAM PLAYER yet can remain focused on individual goals
  • Clear, Concise and Effective Verbal and Written Communication Skills
  • Professional Appearance

What job duties are required of an Exhibits Detailer/Draftsman?

  • Create, update and maintain 3D solid models and shop drawings for exhibits, museums, and event spaces utilizing 3D CAD
  • Work from design documents and input from Project Managers, Production Department and others
  • Prepare models, plans, elevations as required for shop fabrication
  • Generate cut files for piece/parts for CNC operations
  • Prepare drawing and specification sheet packages for submittal to client
  • Generate required piece/part drawings to effectively communicate fabrication details

What will we offer this candidate in return?

  • Competitive Compensation
  • Competitive Benefits Package with 401K, PTO, holiday pay, etc.
  • Relocation consideration
  • Financially solid company with respected industry reputation
  • A great group of people to work with!

How will you get noticed?

If you are interested in joining the 1220 team, please send your resume.  Just click the button below.

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CARPENTER/FABRICATOR

1220 Exhibits is seeking a full-time Exhibit Carpenter/Fabricator for immediate hire.

Ideal candidates possess the following qualifications:

  • Experience in fine woodworking with hardwoods a must
  • Experience with router, table saw and hand tools
  • Competency in acrylics and metal fabrication
  • Great interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Flexibility to work some overtime and weekends
  • Ability to travel on out of state jobs
  • Efficiency in meeting deadlines

1220 Exhibits is an Equal Opportunity Employer, drug free workplace with a focus on trade shows, museum displays, retail interiors, props, POP and custom signage.

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AUDIO/VISUAL TECHNICIAN/INSTALLER

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Professional Video & Matrix Switching Systems
  • Controle System installation with control system programming a plus Basic project management skills for working with clients and other trades
  • Practical application of understanding of electronic theory
  • AMX/Creston programming preferred
  • Mechanical aptitude and experience with physical installations of ceiling- mounted projectors, video walls and audio-visual and mechanical interactive components within commercial buildings
  • Troubleshoot and use hand tools, test equipment, solder and experience with crimp and compress connections

Ideal candidates possess the following qualifications:

  • 3 to 5 years of extensive hands-on knowledge of major commercial audio, video, control and display systems (also signal distribution.)
  • 3 to 5 years on-site installation of A/V racks and commercial low voltage wiring, connectors, and terminations.
  • High school diploma or GED.
  • Preferred Certifications: ICIA –CTS, CTS-I or higher
  • Knowledge of and experience with the occupational hazards and safety requirements of the trade: comfortable with heights, ladders and man-lifts up to 35 feet. Ability to lift up to 75 pounds.
  • Possess and maintain valid driver’s license with safe driving record.
  • Personable attitude, self-motivated and a team player. Willingness to learn new technologies.
  • Ability to travel to installation sites via ground and air transportation.
  • Knowledge of basic MS Office applications (Word, Excel)

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