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Studio Facilities Maintenance Technician - Cinelease

Date: Jan 26, 2023

Location: Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

Company: Herc Rentals


Req #: 53952

Founded in 1965, Herc Rentals is one of the leading equipment rental suppliers in North America with trailing twelve month total revenues of nearly $2.34 billion as of June 30, 2022. Herc Rentals’ parent company, known as Herc Holdings Inc., listed on the New York Stock Exchange on July 1, 2016, under the symbol “HRI.” Herc Rentals serves customers through approximately 335 locations and has approximately 6,100 employees in North America.


We serve a diverse group of customers in a wide array of industries. We support professional con-tractors in construction and remediation. Our industrial customers include large industrial plants, refineries and petrochemical operations, automotive and aerospace manufacturers. We support government and infrastructure projects at the municipal, state and federal level. And, we continue to expand our services for customers in commercial and retail, healthcare, hospitality, recreation, and entertainment and special events.

Short Description

CINELEASE, INC., the entertainment industry’s leader in lighting and grip equipment rentals servicing production companies throughout the US, owned by our publicly held Parent Company HERC Rentals, is seeking a Studio Facilities Technician at our I-25 Studios facility in Albuquerque, NM.  

Company Description

Cinelease is the largest independent motion picture equipment rental house in the USA, with our company headquarters in Los Angeles and multiple branch locations throughout the country. Cinelease has serviced thousands of feature film and television productions with premier lighting and grip equipment and has built its reputation with over 40 years of exceptional service to the studios and independent production companies.    

The Job:

Primary focus of this position will be the overall maintenance of studio property.  Duties include overseeing maintenance and repair of facility and equipment, maintain a safe clean working environment, and use knowledge and skills to anticipate needs and troubleshoot issues. 


  • Provide moderate maintenance and repairs to equipment and fixtures, including electrical, HVAC and plumbing. 
  • Regularly inspect for preventative maintenance. 
  • Plan and contact vendors for scheduled maintenance.
  • Oversee completion of vendor work orders and inspect work performed by outside vendors as appropriate. 
  • Assist with daily operations and event tasks. 

Conditions of Employment

Require minimal supervision
Strong organization, verbal, and written communication skills
Previous experience and/or certifications in facility maintenance, studio preferred
Valid Class C Driver’s License


  • Ability to handle assorted tools properly and safely
  • Ability to safely lift up to 50 LBs
  • Ability to operate large, heavy machinery
  • Ability to read and comprehend standard operating procedures, owner’s manuals, product/warning labels and electrical schematics

Herc Rentals values its employees and provides excellent compensation and benefits packages which are not limited to the following.


Keeping you healthy

Medical, Dental, and Vision Coverage

Life and disability insurance

Flex spending and health savings accounts

Virtual Health Visits

24 Hour Nurse Line

Healthy Pregnancy Program

Tobacco Cessation Program

Weight Loss Program



Building Your Financial Future

401(k) plan with company match

Employee Stock Purchase Program



Life & Work Harmony

Paid Time Off (Holidays, Vacations, Sick Days)

Paid parental leave.

Military leave & support for those in the National Guard and Reserves

Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Adoption Assistance Reimbursement Program

Tuition Reimbursement Program

Mechanic Tool reimbursement of up to $300 per year

Auto & Home Insurance Discounts


Protecting You & Your Family

Company Paid Life Insurance

Supplemental Life Insurance

Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance

Company Paid Disability Insurance

Supplemental Disability Insurance

Group Legal Plan

Critical Illness Insurance

Accident Insurance


Herc does not discriminate in employment based on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, sex, age, disability, nationals origin, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, political affiliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factors.

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