Venue Technician Casual

Part Time/Full Time

Hour Rate: £12.34

ABOUT TRAFALGAR ENTERTAINMENT (TE)

We’re a leading theatre and live-entertainment group with a national and international footprint.

Co-founded by Sir Howard Panter and Dame Rosemary Squire in 2017, Trafalgar Entertainment is a business focussed on bringing people together to share in the live experience; through n Theatre Direct, Stagedoor App, Jonathan Church Theatre Productions and Chiswick Cinema.

ABOUT TRAFALGAR THEATRES

Trafalgar Theatres is the venue-operating division of TE. We currently operate 15 venues; including 12 in the UK regions; the Trafalgar Theatre in London’s West End and the Theatre Royal in Sydney. We’re growing fast, we’re confident in what we do, and we’re ambitious about the future. There’s never been a better time to get onboard.

We are passionate about entertainment, audiences, and the live experience and we value Creativity, Collaboration, Excellence and Respect.

ABOUT THIS ROLE

The Venue Technician Casual is vital to the success of our business. The postholder plays a pivotal role in defining success. With other members of the technical team, contribution as required to the achievement of G Live’s Business Plan and its relevant targets and objectives.

As the postholder is responsible for:

  1. As part of the technical team, ensure that the highest level of professionalism is achieved in the staging of all events at G Live. The post holder will work closely with visiting companies and artists, both professional and amateur, and be fully conversant with their stage and technical requirements. The post holder will ensure that the technical department deliver first class standards of customer care to all internal and external clients.

  2. When required, the post holder will assist with staging and production duties. To include get ins, fit ups, and get outs.

  3. To assist companies on production matters at pre-event planning meetings and on the day of the event.

  4. To maintain stage, lighting, sound, and other equipment as required.

  5. General building maintenance of the venue.

  6. Set up function rooms, furniture and AV equipment as required.

Health and Safety

The post holder will abide by relevant health and safety and licensing requirements and will also ensure all visiting performers and personnel conform to these requirements, and that good housekeeping procedures are adopted.

This is not an exhaustive list of duties. From time to time, you may be required to undertake such alternative or additional duties, which will commensurate your skills, experience and capabilities.

ABOUT YOU

A technical professional with significant experience in the theatre, music or live-entertainment space, you’ll be a self-motivated, engaging and dynamic leader.

Commercially savvy, enthusiastic and capable of influencing others (including senior members of the TE team and third-party producer clients) you’ll be energetic, proactive, results-focussed and creative in your approach.

You’ll be resilient, able to communicate clearly and excellent at forming working relationships with others.

Trafalgar Entertainment is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We welcome applications from people in groups where we are under-represented, for example people with disabilities, from minority ethnic groups, older returners and people who are neurodivergent.

We are curious, courageous and ambitious, empowering people to challenge and innovate in pursuit of excellence.

Posted: 15 days ago

G Live

G Live, London Road, Guildford

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