Casual Venue Technician

Posted on Monday, June 19th, 2017

Salary: Casual G4 – $35.50/hr (includes casual loading)

Logan City is Australia’s seventh largest local government by population and is one of the most dynamic young cities in Australia; enviably positioned only 20 minutes from Brisbane and 30 minutes from the Gold Coast, Logan is now home to more than 308,700 people. Logan City Council offers a work environment and lifestyle that is rare in South East Queensland. Our 1,700 staff take pride in offering outstanding service to our community through innovative and operational-focused solutions.

Your key task in this role will be to deliver fantastic customer service to the people of Logan City. You will be required to operate professional technical equipment in Logan City Council’s venues, particularly The Logan Entertainment Centre, to delight and surprise audiences and corporate clients. You will be expected to have a broad knowledge of all technical disciplines with highly developed operating, planning and designing skills in Lighting and/or Audio.

This dynamic role will require you to be flexible, with your hours made up operating on shows, supervising and assisting on venue turnarounds and set ups and performing general equipment maintenance. Your hours will include weekend and night work and your style will be collaborative and team focused with a willingness to contribute on a professional level and give guidance and advice to our team members. You will also require highly developed negotiation skills, the ability to cooperate and liaise with people from all walks of life and you will be a key member of a small group of dedicated professionals.

Should you be successful in gaining this role, you will thrive in a challenging environment with an organisation that values professional contribution and personal wellbeing. Logan City Council actively encourages a healthy work environment through its Team Top Health Program, as well as personal and professional development, study assistance and a tangible focus on creating a great place to work.

Applicants will be required to undergo a functional assessment and be assessed as being able to meet the functional requirements of the position.

The position description can be found under the vacancy on the Logan City Council Careers site.

If you require more information about the role, please contact Darren McBride, Technical and Production Coordinator, on (07) 3412 5064.

Applications Close: 5 pm, Friday 23 June, 2017, with a proposed interview date of Friday 29 June, 2017.

Note: Applications may be used to appoint to similar vacancies, up to 12 months after the closing date.

Applications via recruitment agencies will not be received.

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