Venue Head of Department Lighting HMT, Perth

Posted on Wednesday, October 26th, 2016

The Perth Theatre Trust (the Trust) is a statutory authority established and constituted under the Perth Theatre Trust Act 1979 to oversee the management and operation of theatres vested or leased to the Trust by the State Government.

The Trust is responsible for the care, control, management, maintenance, operation and improvement of theatres under its control which currently includes the Albany Entertainment Centre, His Majesty’s Theatre, Subiaco Arts Centre and State Theatre Centre of WA.

It operates as a portfolio organisation in the Culture and Arts Portfolio.

His Majesty’s Theatre is currently establishing a pool of suitable candidates for casual, full time and part time fixed term appointments for the Venue Head of Department Lighting. Applicants deemed suitable will be placed into a pool from which casual and fixed term appointments may be made. The pool will operate until 31 December 2017.

Successful applicants may be required to work rostered hours for a 7-day week operation including evenings and weekends.

Perth, Western Australia.

Job Description
The Venue Head of Department Lighting HMT is responsible for ensuring the smooth daily operations of the lighting department. They are responsible for the timely installation, removal and maintenance of the lighting and electrical systems for all productions.

How to apply for this position
Prospective applicants are advised to visit and key in the position number (13460) into ‘Web Search No.’ to access online application instructions.

Applicants are encouraged to apply on-line and must provide;

    • a comprehensive CV
    • a two page (maximum) cover letter addressing your skills and knowledge in relation to the Work Related Requirements that are listed on the attached Job Description Form
    • a completed Application Form and Application Question Form (only if applying via email or post)

For further job related information, please contact Matthew Nankivell on (08) 9265 0900 (not to be contacted for an Applicant Information Package).

If you are experiencing technical difficulties, please email for further assistance.

Pool Ref 13460

Level 6, $34.69 – $36.54 per hour, DCA VMA (2014) all rates are inclusive of casual loading


CLOSING DATE: Tuesday, 8 November 2016 at 4.00 pm (AWST)