Senior Technicians Sydney

Posted on Wednesday, March 17th, 2010

  • $50,000 – $60,000 base salary
  • Plus overtime
  • Plus allowance for days spent away from home or travelling
  • Leadership and Management role

Staging Connections has been involved in the delivery of events in Australia for over 20 years and today have offices throughout the region with more than 750 dedicated staff. No matter how large or small the event we provide support every step of the way with innovative technical and production management services and outstanding creative and design ideas.

An outstanding opportunity has arisen for qualified and dedicated individuals to join our Sydney team in the role of Senior Technician. In this role you will provide leadership, coordination and hands on delivery in the installation, operation and removal of audio visual equipment required to run shows of any size and difficulty. This is a senior technical role and as such you will be part of the senior production team working with the most qualified and respected AV technicians and managers.

Key responsibilities are:

  • Consultation with both internal and external clients
  • Participation in the pre planning activities of shows
  • Determination of technical specifications for events
  • Design of production schedules and event orders to ensure the efficient use of resources
  • Participation in show deliveries
  • Provision of leadership and supervision to crew and subcontractors throughout installation, rehearsal, show and pack down
  • Completion of show reports
  • Working within OHS policies and procedures and so ensuring that Crew and customers enjoy a safe event

Essential criteria to be successful in this position are: 

  • Experience with and a sound working knowledge of, rigging truss frameworks, projectors, lighting, screens and mechanical winches; hydraulic platforms and lifters; pulley reveal systems; electrical junction boxes and power distribution
  • Specialised skills in either Audio, Visual or Lighting
  • Intermediate level computer skills
  • EWP license
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • The ability to manage multiple and competing deadlines
  • Proven  management/leadership skills

For more information please contact Adam Webb on 02 9556 8743. Please submit your resume and cover letter to Mascha Jeschonke on mascha.Jeschonke@scgl.com.au