Theatre Technician, Ballarat
Posted on Monday, April 7th, 2008
Her Majesty’s Theatre, Australia’s oldest continually operating theatre seeks applications from suitably experienced Theatre Technicians.
To be successful you will have a proven background in live theatre productions including staging, lighting, audio and equipment maintenance with effective leadership skills and the ability to work in a ‘hands on’ capacity with both internal and external clients.
You will be responsible for supervising and leading staff to provide professional client focused and cost efficient services to Venue Hirers and other Council units. Customer service is of paramount importance to this role, as is experience in leading and motivating teams in a dynamic live theatre environment.
This is a permanent full-time position, with a salary from $41,437 to $44,532 plus 9% superannuation, the successful applicant will be required to be available to work daytime and / or evenings including weekends.
Key Selection Criteria
experience working in technical operations in a live Theatre or Performing Arts Centre
demonstrated operating skills in theatre lighting, sound and staging
excellent interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to work in a team environment
ability to quickly adapt to new situations, show initiative and positively respond to challenges and strive for continuous improvement in service provision
demonstrated ability to solve problems
ability to utilise Microsoft Word, Excel, and Theatre lighting and sound software packages
Closing Date: Friday, 18 April 2008 at 5.00pm
To apply for this position download the Information Pack – Theatre Technician (PDF – 124KB) or contact Human Resources on 03 5320 5699. Please ensure you address the Key Selection Criteria and complete the Application Cover Sheet.
Applications for the above positions should be marked ‘Private and Confidential’ and forwarded to Human Resources, City of Ballarat, PO Box 655, Ballarat 3353 or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For further information on this position contact Stephen O’Neil, Technical Operations Manager on 03 5333 5800 or email@example.com.
Posted: April 7th 2008