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We welcome vacancies which adhere to recruitment recommendations and good practice. Please see the following guidelines on this: the Arts Council Culture Change Toolkit and the Equality and Human Rights Commission's guidance.

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  • You can advertise a vacancy for just £75 + VAT
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LX No.2 & Video Operator – The Lehman Trilogy (Piccadilly Theatre)

Date Added
27 February 2019
National Theatre
£725 per week, inclusive of overtime
Job Specification
Ben Power’s adaptation of Stefano Massini’s The Lehman Trilogy, directed by Sam Mendes, will transfer to the Piccadilly Theatre in May 2019. 
We are looking to recruit a LX No. 2 & Video Operator to work with the Production Manager, Production Electrician, Lighting Designer, Associate Lighting Designer, Company Stage Manager and Chief LX to support the co-ordination of the hire and preparation of equipment and venue supplies, in tech and throughout the run, taking responsibility for dealing with the video elements of the production. 
Production Dates 
Rehearsals commence                                 Monday 29 April 2019 
Get In from                                                   w/c Monday 29 April 2019 
Tech rehearsals from                                    w/c Monday 6 May 2019 
First Preview                                                 on or around Saturday 11 May 2019 
First Performance                                         on or around Wednesday 22 May 2019 
Final Performance                                        Saturday 3 August 2019 
All dates subject to change. 
We are looking for candidates with: 
Extensive operational LX and Video experience and excellent technical skills 
Familiarity with all kinds of console, including ion and eos, and lighting control networks, with confidence in carrying out first-line fault finding 
Previous West End or equivalent experience essential 
For more information and to apply with your CV and cover letter, please follow the link below.
Application Details
Please note that applications can only be considered if they are submitted through the National’s Online Recruitment System, and returned by the closing date. 
The closing date for the receipt of completed application forms is: 10:00am Monday 18th March, 2019 
For any queries, please contact the HR Department by emailing: 
The National Theatre is committed to being an equal opportunities employer. We encourage applications from all sections of the community and in particular those which are currently under-represented at the NT including BAME & disabled candidates. 
HR Department 
Closing Date
18 March 2019
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