Senior Rigging Resources Technician


We are looking for a Senior Rigging Resources Technician to join the National Theatre Stages Team.

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Based within the Rigging Resources team, this role works to ensure that lifting equipment, accessories and related equipment comply with relevant legislation and standards. You will have operational responsibility for the inspection, testing and maintenance of equipment and will supervise Technicians undertaking inspection-related activity; this may include working in all three venues and other NT spaces.
You will also be responsible for the storage and asset tracking of equipment, accurately recording its condition and location, and will work closely with other areas within the Stage department and other technical teams to fulfil lifting equipment requests for theatre productions and other events across the organisation.
The successful candidate will have the following: 
  • Technical operational experience in the entertainment and theatre rigging, or lifting equipment, industries
  • A good working knowledge of current Health & Safety legislation including LOLER
  • Good organisational skills and able to work calmly under pressure and prioritise conflicting demands
  • Leadership experience, with the ability to anticipate, influence and accomplish
  • The ability to communicate effectively with colleagues at all levels
If that sounds like you, this may be the role for you!
To apply, please follow:
The closing date for the receipt of a completed application is Thursday 20th June 2024 at 12 noon.


National Theatre

Location Type

Specific location

Salary Type


Salary (Exact)


Closing Date


Contract Type

Permanent, Full Time

Job Type

Backstage & Technical

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