Employment News

Senior Technicians – Casual

Posted on Thursday, October 12th, 2017

Carriageworks is Australia’s leading contemporary cultural precinct and is recognised for its strong investment in commissioning and presenting contemporary work in partnership with artists. We are seeking Casual Senior Technicians who have advanced technical skills and experience in the production of a diverse range of programs and events. You will have a strong commitment to customer service, demonstrated ability to lead a team and the technical expertise to collaborate with artists and partners. Weekend and evening work will be required.

APPLY: jobs@carriageworks.com.au or +612 8571 9099 for a position description. Carriageworks supports workplace diversity and is an equal opportunity employer. Applications close Friday 20 October 2017.


Creative Productions is hiring!

Posted on Monday, October 9th, 2017

With the recent expansion into Sydney as well as the incredible growth in Queensland, there is a real need for freelance and casual talented and experienced crew.

Creative Productions is dedicated to a workplace culture that is second to none. We want to offer you the chance to join our team.

We are after lighting audio and video technicians, general AV technicians and HR truck drivers to work on our events. The work can involve travelling and working in other states at times so if you like flying around then that’s also well on the cards here.

Our offices are located in Molendinar in Queensland and Castle Hill in Sydney and you’re welcome to drop by and see for yourself.

If you’re reading this and can think of someone who would be interested then please tag them. If you’re reading this and you’re interested please click the message button and drop us a line! Don’t forget to mention your contact details, location and of course what your talents are!

Visit us at www.creativeproductions.com.au


Assistant Stage Manager

Posted on Monday, October 9th, 2017

THE AUSTRALIAN BALLET  Assistant Stage Manager

A unique opportunity to be part of the Production and Technical department for a leading performing arts company.

The Assistant Stage Manager is responsible for assisting the Stage Manager to fulfil stage management requirements in rehearsal and performance; assisting with props running and general backstage management for every performance. This is a touring position with approximately 18 weeks touring annually.

The working environment is dynamic, physically demanding, fast-paced and challenging. There is an emphasis on collaborative support and teamwork, and team members are encouraged to demonstrate leadership and take personal responsibility for maintaining the Company’s standard of professional excellence.

In order to be considered for this role you will require the following

  • Extensive experience in Stage Management in an arts organisation
  • Proficient in score reading and show calling
  • Technical/professional proficiency
  • High level of planning and organisational skills
  • Ability to prioritise and identify implications of decisions
  • IT skills
  • Time management skills
  • Good communicator
  • Leadership capabilities
  • Team player
  • High attention to detail and accuracy
  • Calm and Flexible in approach
  • Problem solver
  • Multi-skilled
  • Sense of humour


To view full position description please visit https://australianballet.com.au/corporate/careers

Please apply to jointheteam@australianballet.com.au attention Ange Park. Please include cover letter, addressing desired skills and experience with resume  Applications close Friday 20th October 2017 at 5:00pm


Audio and Lighting Technician

Posted on Wednesday, October 4th, 2017

Feel Good Events is a boutique hire company specializing in creating awesome parties and events for our clients. We are looking for someone to help run our hire department and do delivery and installation work. We hire illuminated dance floors,led screens ,sound systems party lighting and event decor.

Feel Good Events is looking for an experienced sound ,lighting and event hire assistant to help with a wide range of jobs.The role requires equipment preparation, customer service, warehouse management, event installation of equipment, equipment deliveries and a whole lot more.

To be suitable for this role you will have the following experience –

Lighting programming using DMX

Sound and Av equipment experience installing at events.

Experience in customer service

The right applicant for this role will also have the following –

Hard worker and physically fit as there will be some heavy lifting involved

Be well organized and be able to deal with multiple jobs every week

Well presented as appearance is important to our clients

Have a full drivers license

Some experience in this field is a must.

If you don’t have any experience or some form of training please do not apply.

Applicant must also be a permanent Australian resident

If you are passionate about sound and lighting and parties.

Please send a brief resume and cover letter.

Web: www.feelgoodevents.com.au
Email: dance@feelgoodevents.com.au



Technicians required

Posted on Thursday, September 28th, 2017

Audio, Vision and Lighting Technicians wanted; Brisbane and Gold Coast!

There truly has never been a better time to join our incredible team with positions available across all aspects of live production including Audio, Lighting, Vision and Camera Operators.
NW Group is looking for AV technicians of all experience levels so if you have a flair for any (or all) of the above, we would love to hear from you. With an increase in work volume across our brands Norwest and Haycom, there are multiple exciting opportunities available particularly through March/April next year as we head towards GC2018, as well as a huge amount of amazing projects outside of the games.

NW Group is Australasia’s largest supplier of full-service live production services, with Australian offices in Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne and Adelaide, as well as Auckland and Wellington in New Zealand; our business continues to grow and expand regionally creating ongoing opportunities that are available across multiple offices for the right skill sets.

Come and explore the opportunity to work with leading technology, alongside Australia’s finest technicians on some of the largest and most exciting events to come to Queensland and beyond!

Please contact-
Ray Moss,
General Manager QLD,
NW Group Australasia

NW Group is proud to be an equal opportunity employer


Production Coordinators Adelaide Festival

Posted on Wednesday, September 27th, 2017

Production Coordinator – Opening Event

We’re seeking a hard-working, festival loving individual with experience in managing large-scale outdoor events to assist us with the implementation of a large outdoor concert event in 2018. If this sounds like you, download the full position description here and email your resume, accompanied by a one page cover letter to alisong@adelaidefestival.com.au. Applications close 5pm, Friday 6 October 2017.

Production Coordinator – Festival Club

We’re also on the lookout for a Production Coordinator with a high level of attention to detail and experience managing outdoor events to assist our Production Manager with the implementation and running of our festival club in 2018. If this sounds like you, download the full position description here and email your resume, accompanied by a one page cover letter to alisong@adelaidefestival.com.au. Applications close 5pm, Friday 6 October 2017.


Lead Technical Services Officer

Posted on Tuesday, September 26th, 2017

With aspirations of Innovation, Trust and Empowerment driving everything we do at Yarra Ranges Council, we inspire people to create a better future through:

  • Stronger collaboration across teams
  • Continuously looking  for better ways to deliver
  • Encouraging our people to be courageous, authentic and accountable
  • Improving outcomes for our community

Why our team needs you

Our Creative Communities department currently have opportunities for suitably qualified technicians (Bachelor of Theatre Production, Sound Production or relevant industry experience) to join our Cultural Facilities Team as Lead Technical Services Officer. In this role, you will be part of a high performing technical service team that is responsible for the delivery of all aspects of professional technical service across our cultural facilities and providing the highest standard of service at all times to both professional and community users.

•Salary from $31.05 per hour (Band 4), plus superannuation
•Permanent Part Time
•Minimum 91.2 hours over a four week rotating roster. There will be a requirement to work irregular hours, which may include hours in addition to your minimum hours and weekends to meet operational needs.

Our cultural facilities include The Memo (Healesville), Arts Centre (Warburton), Montrose Town Centre, Mooralbark Community Centre and Yarra Ranges Regional Museum (Lilydale). As part of this position there will be a requirement to travel across these locations to meet operational needs.

Why wait, apply now

As part of your online application please include your cover letter, CV and a response to the competencies (detailed in the position description) which form the basis of the behaviours required to be successful in this role and are the selection criteria. 

Click to view the position description or for further information about our recruitment process visit  our Careers at Yarra Ranges page.

Contact for enquiries: Justin Stephens on 9294 6512

Closing date:  Friday 6 October 2017

Conditions of employment are in accordance with the Yarra Ranges Shire Council Enterprise Agreement 2016 and our Corporate Code of Conduct.   Applicants will require the following:

  • To complete a Pre-employment Check/s
  • A current Victorian Driver’s Licence

Yarra Ranges Council is an equal opportunity employer and offers reasonable adjustment for people with a disability on request.  We are committed to a culturally safe workplace that fosters diversity and inclusion.