Supervise activities of personnel engaged in fabricating props.
What does a Properties Supervisor do?
Supervises and coordinates activities of personnel engaged in obtaining, moving, and fabricating props used in motion pictures: Reads script and confers with DIRECTOR, MOTION PICTURE to determine prop requirements for designated scenes. Assigns personnel to fabricate props, to obtain prefabricated props from inventory, or to buy or rent props from outside sources. Assumes responsibility for safekeeping and placement of props on sets during shooting of scenes. Instructs GRIP to remove and store props at completion of shooting. May decorate sets.