Technical Manager, Ipswich Civic Hall

Posted on Friday, March 28th, 2008

Ipswich City Council has recently refurbished the Ipswich Civic Hall including the installation of high quality industry standard sound, lighting and staging equipment. The venue proudly hosts a vibrant annual program of theatre and live concert performances as well as conferences, catered functions and general venue hire.

We are currently seeking a suitably qualified and experienced Technical Manager to oversee the operation of the theatre and technical areas of the business. Key responsibilities of the position include the planning, co-ordination and control of Civic Hall staging, rigging, audiovisual, lighting, sound and other technical and production services.

The person we seek shall have qualifications in the area of theatre operations and technical service provision and a Rigger’s Certificate, or the expertise to quickly obtain one. The successful applicant will also possess high level skills in production management and leading a customer focussed team of technical production staff within a medium to large entertainment venue, professional performance company or event company.

An attractive salary of $52 555 per annum, plus a generous Council contribution to superannuation, will be offered to the successful candidate.

Applications close at 12 noon on Wednesday, 16 April 2008

Applicants MUST complete the official application form (quoting the position reference number), address the selection criteria contained in the position description and return their application to the Human Resource Manager, Ipswich City Council, PO Box 191, Ipswich or by our email address

Posted: March 28th 2008