Set and Exhibit Designers:

Design special exhibits and movie, television, and theater sets. May study scripts, confer with directors, and conduct research to determine appropriate architectural styles.

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About the Job

Indiana Average Salary $45,690.00
Average Time to Fill 0 days
Typical Education Associate's degree
Typical Experience Over 2 years, up to and including 4 years
10 Year Projected Openings (2021-2031) 369
10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2021-2031) 3.07 %

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Skills Profile

Essential (Soft) Skills

Essential Skills to Employers

Attention to Detail
Resource Allocation
Oral Communication
Critical Thinking
Information Gathering
Work Ethic
Written Communication

Top Job Duties and Responsibilities

Thinking Creatively

Design decorative displays
Design layout of art or product exhibits, displays, or promotional materials
Draw design, letter, or line graphics or illustrations
Design library displays
Design merchandise or product displays
Create decorative effects using hand or power tools
Implement special lighting or sound effects
Draw subject or item sketches
Design construction projects
Write business project or bid proposals

Monitoring and Controlling Resources

Manage program or project budgets
Develop operational budgets
Examine expenditures to ensure activities are within budget
Acquire works for collection
Order artistic or design related supplies, materials, and equipment
Purchase furnishings, artworks, or accessories
Purchase materials, equipment, or other resources

Guiding, Directing, and Motivating Subordinates

Coordinate logistics for productions or events
Coordinate construction or installation activities
Direct development of guides, catalogs, support materials, and documentation
Coordinate design activities
Establish priorities for self or others
Supervise design related personnel or contractors

Organizing, Planning, and Prioritizing Work

Plan construction of structures or facilities
Develop artistic or design concepts for decoration, exhibition, or commercial purposes
Plan commercial art or design projects
Plan art, museum, or historical exhibits

Handling and Moving Objects

Set-up specialized rigging
Wrap products for preservation, protection, safety, and stability
Fabricate craft or art objects
Maintain inventories of materials, products, or goods
Assemble advertising and merchandise displays

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