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Deputy Head of Electrics

Date Added
01 February 2023
Phoenix Theatre
£16.75 per hour
Job Specification
We're looking for a confident and skilled technician to join the team at the West End’s Phoenix Theatre, currently home to Noises Off with A Streetcar Named Desire starting on the 20th March. 
The Deputy Head of Electrics will assist the Heads of Department and Technical & Buildings Manager with the day to day running of the theatre from a technical perspective. You will be responsible for the upkeep of the building and building systems, including but not limited to: power, lighting, plumbing, HVAC, and fire prevention systems. The ideal candidate will have an understanding of basic electrics and be willing to learn the remainder of the facilities skills required. Where maintenance and repairs cannot be achieved in-house, you will need to book and oversee contractors. You will also work on get ins and get outs and facilitate productions and events alongside the production show staff. 
We are looking for a hard-working, self-motivated, focused individual to join a highly collaborative and friendly back of house team. The successful candidate will have experience in a backstage role and will be able to demonstrate a good working knowledge of current health and safety legislation and safe working practices. You will be a strong communicator with the ability to prioritise tasks and meet deadlines. 
For further details, please download a copy of our job description. 
We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and strive to provide a stage for everyone. Onstage and off, we hold ourselves accountable for nurturing an inclusive culture. Find out more about us and our values at and 
We are a Disability Confident Committed Employer, which means that we are taking action to ensure that people with disabilities and long-term health conditions feel supported, engaged and able to fulfil their potential in the workplace. We will offer an interview or recruitment event to disabled candidates who tell us they wish to participate in the scheme and who demonstrate in their application that they best meet the essential criteria for the role. Where we receive more applications than we are reasonably able to interview for any given role, we will retain applications for the next available interview opportunity wherever possible. 
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Closing Date
19 February 2023
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