Technical Coordinator, Melbourne

Posted on Monday, February 4th, 2008

Fortyfivedownstairs is seeking a highly skilled and motivated technical coordinator who is responsible for overseeing the technical management of the venue. We need someone with a strong understanding of OHS practices in theatre and who can demonstrate practical industry experience.


Extensive technical knowledge including a background in lighting, sound and staging.

Excellent organisational & time-management skills.

Occupational Work, Health and Safety practices and code of conduct.

Computer literacy in spreadsheets, word-processing, database and internet/email software (preferably Microsoft products).

Existing industry networks and professional contacts.

Ability to trouble-shoot and think laterally.

Comprehensive knowledge of electrical principals and regulations and building codes and regulations.

Desirable: 1st aid certificate, riggers ticket and a test and tag license.

Applicants should have an ABN and be able to work as a contractor.

For a full job description please email

Applications close: Friday 29th February

Posted: February 4th 2008