LIVE! Technologies & 3DX Scenic is looking for an experienced Scenic Artist to execute scenic finishes for a wide range of theatrical and display projects in our Cincinnati fabrication shop.

An excellent candidate must be well-versed in all theatrical and display paint methodologies and procedures and be able to work with a team of professionals of different disciplines to achieve the best results. The ideal candidate will have an analytical mind, great organizational skills, a critical eye for details and aesthetics, and a desire to contribute to the success of the team and organization.

The goal will be to ensure all projects exceed client expectations while closely following project specifications.

Responsibilities include:

  • Execute all scenic treatments using various materials and methods
  • Assist in the creation of paint samples, touch-up kits, and mixing paint
  • Assist in maintaining all scenic records (color cards, process sheets, color records, can labels, etc)
  • Maintain the safety, order, and cleanliness of all paint areas.
  • Maintain strict quality control
  • Work under the direction of the Charge Artist, Lead Scenic Artist, and with other team members in a collaborative shop environment
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Experience with theatrical and display scenic practices and products
  • Strong knowledge of faux finishing, 3D textures, sculpting, stenciling, color mixing and matching, layout, and scaling.
  • Prior experience in a professional theatrical scene shop, event fabrication facility or equivalent
  • Proficiency with standard shop power tools and spray guns
  • Ability to work from design renders
  • Ability to work on multiple projects concurrently with little supervision
  • Participation in all PPE and Safety protocols
  • Excellent organizational and time-management skills
  • Ability to work overtime with advanced notice and occasionally travel on installations to complete paint treatments
  • Be committed to the success of the fabrication team and organization

Additional skills:

  • Basic Scenic Carpentry
  • Sculpting
  • Digital Sculpting
  • Automotive Paint Experience
  • Vinyl Graphic Application

To apply, please complete application on the Live! Technologies website and include a link to your portfolio or website. Please do not email directly.


To apply for this job email your details to rclaxton@3dxscenic.com

About 3dx Scenic

3dx Scenic is a full service custom fabrication shop locating in Cincinnati, Ohio. Our clientele include theme parks, corporate brands, sports teams, and many others. We specialize in Technical Production, CNC Sculpting, Staging, Fabrication, Fiberglass, Scenic Art, and Large Format Printing.