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JOB VACANCY: SENIOR TECHNICIAN AT WYCOMBE SWAN

15/02/2018 13:02 HRS

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Are you an enthusiastic and experienced theatre technician looking to progress your career in a well-established Regional venue?
This role will deputize for the Building and Technical Manager and lead the full time/casual/apprentice technicians in providing the highest standard of technical support for the visiting companies and venue. The ideal candidate will be a proactive individual who thrives leading a team and can think on their feet to troubleshoot. If this sounds like the opportunity you’re looking for then Wycombe Swan want to hear from you.

The Venue: Wycombe Swan is one 12 venues within HQ Theatres & Hospitality’s (HQT&H) current portfolio of regional theatres and concert halls. HQT&H currently manages 18 auditoria on behalf of local authorities, with
capacities ranging from a 200 seat arts centre to a 2,400 seated/standing theatre. Last year HQT&H programmed a total of 2,354 shows which attracted attendances of over 1.5 million. HQ Theatres & Hospitality (HQT&H), the UK’s second-largest venue operator, is a division of Qdos Entertainment Ltd, one of the largest entertainment Groups in Europe. As one of the UK’s leading regional theatres Wycombe Swan presents a diverse and exciting range of productions throughout the year. This makes for an inspirational working environment and one that attracts many talented and passionate individuals. With a range of opportunities on offer we are always looking for ambitious people to join the team and help us spread the word about the venue and its programme.

The role: Senior Technician
Employment type: Full Time
Salary: Up to. £25,000 p.a. depending on experience
Hours: 40 per week over 5 days out of 7, subject to variation to meet business requirements. Working hours will include evenings, weekends and Bank Holidays.
Work location: You will be based at Wycombe Swan and may be required to travel to and work at other HQT&H venues. Approved travel expenses will be reimbursed.
Purpose of the role: Deputize for the Building and Technical Manager and lead the full time/casual/apprentice technicians in providing the highest standard of technical support for the visiting companies and venue.
The ideal candidate: The ideal candidate will be a proactive individual who thrives leading a team and can think on their feet to troubleshoot.

For an informal discussion contact:
Tom Kingdon, Building and Technical Manager
tkingdon@wycombeswan.co.uk

Closing date: Friday 2 March, 5pm
How to apply: Send your CV and a covering letter to admin@wycombeswan.co.uk.
Tell us why you think you are suited to this role, why it interests you and how we’ll benefit from having you on board!

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