Traineeship Program, SCEC

Posted on Friday, September 2nd, 2011

Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre is Australia’s leading business events venue, offering world-class service at a stunning waterfront location in Sydney’s sparkling Darling Harbour precinct.

The Centre will be offering traineeships in our Technical Production and Design Department commencing February 2012.  This is a great opportunity to gain hands-on experience as well as attainment of a nationally recognised qualification. 

The traineeship will offer classroom and on-the-job training over a 12 month period.  Participants will complete a Certificate III in Technical Production. Course structure includes the theoretical and practical components of event production including:

•Lighting
•Audio
•Projection
•Staging

Throughout the program participants can also expect to gain skills in the areas of administration, scheduling, team work, communication and leadership.

To be eligible for the traineeship you must be an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident and not have a tertiary qualification of a Certificate III level or higher.

This is a physically demanding role, and heavy lifting and working at heights may be required.

Successful applicants will be well presented and have excellent communication skills.   You also require a sense of urgency in order to meet deadlines along with a strong customer focus.  You will be driven to further your career in the entertainment or event industry and the ability to display previous experience or interest in the industry is a distinct advantage.

Short listed applicants will be required to participate in a pre-employment medical examination which may include testing for alcohol and drugs.  

Successful applicants will commence in February 2012. 

For further information and to apply for the Traineeship, please visit our website www.scec.com.au and click on careers.

Applications close Friday, 30 September 2011.