Casual Lighting Technicians, His Majesty’s Theatre Perth
Posted on Friday, November 29th, 2013
AEG Ogden (Perth) Pty Ltd is the Venue Manager for the Perth Theatre Trust Venues including His Majesty’s Theatre, Perth Concert Hall, Subiaco Arts Centre, State Theatre Centre and Albany Entertainment Centre.
We are seeking qualified and motivated individuals for casual positions as lighting technicians for His Majesty’s Theatre.
The successful applicants will begin work in January 2014 with the opportunity to continue as core casual staff in the venue from then onwards.
His Majesty’s Theatre employs Lighting Technicians to rig and operate the lighting system for productions or events taking place within the venue. The Lighting Technicians will rig, focus and plot the lighting rig, and operate the lighting systems and electrical machinery as required for the rehearsals and performances of any particular production or event.
Recognised qualifications in stage craft and/or at least 2 year comparable industry experience.
Demonstrated technical experience in an arts organisation and working within a team to produce live performance activities including theatre, dance, music, launches, conferences, workshops, festivals.
Advanced understanding of theatre terminology, etiquette and theatre craft;
Relevant training in theatrical lighting, or a related discipline
Demonstrated experience in follow spotting
Basic experience in plotting
Demonstrated working knowledge of lighting instruments and industry trends
Demonstrated ability in the maintenance of theatrical fixtures and equipment
Ability to read and interpret plans
Proven understanding in current OHS legislation
Excellent interpersonal skills and communication skills
Evidence of initiative and self-motivation as well as effective team member.
Ability to provide a current National Police Clearance
Construction Industry Safety Awareness Training Certification (White Card)
Statement of Attainment in Working at Heights
Statement of Attainment in Cords and Plugs
Statement of Attainment in PAT testing
Experience with EOS Lighting
Boards Riggers Ticket EWP license
Only candidates available in the time period of January and February of 2014 need apply.
Enquiries regarding these positions can be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications outlining your previous experience and knowledge can be forwarded to email@example.com. All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence.