Dave F

Technical Director/Manager - 7 Years of Experience - Near 89110


Technical Director/Manager

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David Fordham 8928 John Charles Ct Las Vegas, Nv 89149 747.999.7645 January 20, 2015 Dear Hiring Manager: Hello, My name is David Fordham. I just moved to Las Vegas from the east coast ( Washington DC ) at the beginning of the year and I am interested in working for your company. Please review the attached resume, which highlights the skills and accomplishments that I would like to contribute to your team. During the past seven years of being a stagehand / rigger / pyro tech, I have learned and demonstrated leadership in training, client / public relations and put my skills to use in an individual and a team capacity. I enjoy the challenges that are involved in my work, and applying my abilities to adaptive situations. I am looking for employment as a stagehand / rigger / pyro tech. I have full availability and I'm willing to travel. I'm willing to work in any department, and I have experience working with electrics, carps, props, and in a warehouse doing prep work for major tours. I have also been employed as a driver and driven Air brake, automatic and manual Box trucks and steak beds up to 32 feet in length. If you have questions, or if you want to schedule an interview, please contact me at 747 999 7645, I look forward to talking with you further about employment opportunities with your production. Sincerely, David M Fordham 747.999.7645 Stadium Rigger / Stagehand / Pyro Tech for I.A.T.S.E. Local 22 ( Washington DC, VA, MD, PA, NY ) And Local 33 ( Los Angeles ) Events I have worked on are as follows: PYRO: - Six Flags – Disneyland - Bush Gardens - Universal Studio's - Major League Baseball - NASCAR Microsoft - National Hockey League * Anaheim Ducks - Gaylord National DC Resort & Convention Center Anaheim Angeles * Los Angeles Dodgers * San Diego Padres * Washington Nationals * Baltimore Orioles 2013 and 2014, DC Independence Day Celebration "4th at the Capital " ( nationally televised ABC) All Shows I have mentioned where through the following companies: ​- Pyro Spectacular - East Coast Pyro - Pyrotechnico RIGGING : OSCARS, People Choice Awards, MTV Music Awards, Golden Globes, Country Music Awards, Wicked, Adams Family, Lyric Opera, Il Devo, Mumford & Sons, The Alabama Shakes, Weezer, Kenny Chesney, PINK, The Avett Brothers, Faith Hill, Zac Brown Band, Black keys, Tenacious D, Beach Boys, Tyrese, Tim McGraw, Lady Antebellum, Trans Siberian Orchestra, Justin Bieber, Bon Jovi, Disney On Ice, Justin Timberlake, Lady Gaga, Jingle Ball, IHeart Music Festival, Rock N Reo, Kanye West and many private and cooperate events, Trade shows and many live sporting events for the UFC, NFL, NHL, NBA, MLB and Super Bowl. I have passed all drug screenings in my career and been cleared through the FBI and TSA and I have all clearance documentation on file in order to work at the White House and also National Mall and the Capital Building In Washington DC. I was a part of the : - 2013 Barack Obama Re Inauguration Ceremony - MLK Monument Dedication And Stage Crew I am also a certified stuntman / Rigger for the entertainment industry and I have a SAG / AFTRA card. I am a registered firefighter Class 2 on the national registry through the state of Indiana. I am also a PADI Certified Rescue Diver.