Theatre Technicians

Summary

Looking for two new Theatre Technicians to work as part of a small resident technical team based at Theatre Royal Winchester providing excellent technical support for all the organisation’s events, both in the theatre and beyond.

More Details

Theatre Royal Winchester (Part of Play to the Crowd) is looking for 2 Theatre Technicians

Terms:

  • 1 Theatre Technician on a full-time permanent contract: 36 hours a week (Part-time and job share applications will be considered for the right candidate(s))
  • 1 Theatre Technician on a part-time permanent contract: 18 hours a week

Salary Scale: £23,409 – £25,208 (with opportunities for overtime)

Base: Theatre Royal Winchester

Closing date: 9am, Monday 3 June 2024

We will be interviewing suitable candidates on a rolling basis before the closing date and therefore we may close the job early should we find the right people. It is therefore recommended that you apply as early as possible. Previous applicants need not apply.

 

Theatre Royal Winchester is a mid-scale heritage theatre. It is part of Play to the Crowd, an arts and education charity, that also incorporates Hat Fair – an annual international Outdoor Arts festival; and Playmakers – a year-round programme of creative learning, participation, community projects and youth work.

The role

The Theatre Technicians will work as part of a small resident technical team based at Theatre Royal Winchester providing excellent technical support for all the organisation’s events, both in the theatre and beyond.

The Theatre Technicians will provide hands-on support to visiting companies working on Get-Ins, Get-Outs and performances to the highest standards of safety, quality and efficiency.

About you
You will be passionate about your work and will always strive for the highest standards. You will be enthusiastic and dedicated. You will be personable and proactive and keen to provide a first class welcome and service to all our visiting companies and artists

The roles require you to have knowledge of programming generic and intelligent lighting on an ETC lighting desk; be able to demonstrate a good working knowledge of sound and AV setups; and have a knowledge of theatre practices and procedures to ensure a safe working environment.

How to Apply

Interested? If you would like to find out more details about this role please visit our website where you can find the Job Description and Person Specification. Our website also contains instructions on how to submit your application: https://playtothecrowd.co.uk/about-us/opportunities/jobs

Keen on this role but seen something you’re not sure about? Don’t rule yourself out, give us a call to talk it through. For an informal discussion about the role, please get in touch with Hannah Harrison, Technical Manager, on 01962 673755 or hannah@playtothecrowd.co.uk

Play to the Crowd is an equal opportunities employer, welcoming applications from the widest possible diversity of backgrounds, cultures and experiences and is also open to job share proposals.

 

Organisation

Theatre Royal Winchester (Part of Play to the Crowd)

Location Type

Specific location

Salary Type

Salaried

Salary (Exact)

£23,409 – £25,208 (with opportunities for overtime) Salary pro-rata for the part-time role.

Closing Date

03/06/2024

Contract Type

Permanent, Full Time, Part Time

Job Type

Backstage & Technical

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