San Jose Civic

Technician Entrance

There is no parking in Parkside plaza without a permit. Period. There are several parking areas available on adjacent streets.
Enter Plaza area through gate on pedestrian mall that runs between Park Ave and San Carlos. Enter building through "Artist Entry to the left of loading dock.

We recommend parking at the Almaden Parking Lot 500 S Almaden Blvd it is usually the cheapest available spots in the area. 7$-10$ a day can be more on big show days

Please check in with your steward.

Dress Code

Work Cloths for Set up and Strike

Show Blacks for Deck Call

All clothes should be clean, no tears or stains; shirts should be buttoned up, pants pulled up; no open toed shoes.

 

Work Clothes: Jeans or other work pants; shorts or sleeveless shirts may not be acceptable in certain circumstances.

 

Show Blacks: Same as work clothes but black; jeans or cargo pants, small logos are acceptable.

 

Tech Blacks: Collared shirt (polo or button up), small logos may be acceptable; unfaded black jeans or Dockers; black shoes or sneakers.

 

Dress Blacks: Button up black shirt, no logos; black dockers or dress slacks, polishable shoes.

 

PPE:

 

Hard hats: Ansi Z89.1 compliant. Chin straps required for all climbers

 

High Vis: Class 2 or 3

 

Recommended Tools

Riggers
Full Body Harness ANSI Z359
Y Lanyard ANSI Z359
120’ Rope 5/8” Single or Double Braid
Sheave
Multi Loop
Carabineers
Plumb Laser
Fall Arrest Slings
Klein Tool
 
Stagehands
Flashlight
4 in 1 Screwdriver
Crescent Wrench
Multi-tool
Gloves

 

From the Outline of Workers Obligations

 

A WORKER AT THE JOB SITE SHALL HAVE THE REQUIRED TOOLS

A Basic Hand Tools required:

Hammer, 8” Adjustable Wrench, Slotted & Phillips Screwdriver, Pliers, Wire Cutters, Knife, and Gloves, Pen or Pencil and Flashlight.

Other specific tools may be required for other specifically assigned work (i.e., riggers, A/V techs, etc.) If this is the case, the appropriate steward will notify you.

Steel toe safety shoes and safety glasses (if you normally wear glasses are strongly recommended and are the responsibility of the worker.

Recommended Tools include:

Tool Belt or Pouch, Battery Powered Screwdriver/Drill, Measuring Tape, Socket, Open End, Box End and/or Ratchet Wrenches.

Failure to have the required tools may result in your replacement on the call.