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JOB VACANCY: TECHNICAL THEATRE MANAGER AT RICHMOND THEATRE

17/07/2019 13:07 HRS

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  • Role: Technical Theatre Manager
  • Salary: £38,250 per annum (Annualised Hours)
  • Type: Permanent – Full Time
  • Closing Date: 19-07-2019 at 11:59
  • Location: Richmond Theatre, The Green, TW9 1QJ

This is a very exciting time for Richmond Theatre as we enter our 120th year, looking ahead to a full year of celebrations. The Technical Manager will play a key role as we commemorate our 120th birthday this Autumn Season and in so doing, honouring our quality programming that continues to delight.

Richmond Theatre has an exciting opportunity for an experienced and motivated individual to join the back of house team as Technical Manager. The role is a senior position leading the technical, maintenance and stage door teams within this busy regional venue. The successful candidate will be responsible for all technical and safety aspects of shows and maintenance within Richmond Theatre whilst ensuring the highest standards are achieved in the presentation of the building and systems within.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate extensive experience in technical theatre and have a proven background in leading and developing teams. You will need to be able to think strategically and plan works short and long term. You will be a good team player with excellent communication skills and the ability to lead and motivate others. A good working knowledge of Health & Safety legislation and the ability to remain calm under pressure are also essential.

Main Purpose
Ensure the technical management, maintenance and stage door operations and activities are delivered to the highest standards in line with budgetary constraints and current legislation.

Essential

  • Extensive experience in leading a team
  • Extensive experience in technical theatre
  • Experience of servicing and maintaining stage machinery
  • A high level of communication skills with the ability to motivate others and commitment to staff and personnel development
  • Experience in managing budgets
  • A good team player
  • A commitment to customer care and a welcoming personality
  • A good working knowledge of Health and Safety legislation
  • An ability to work flexible hours including evenings and weekends

Desirable

  • Experience with counterweight flying systems
  • Experienced with lighting and sound systems
  • Experienced with building management systems
  • First Aid trained
  • IOSH qualification
  • Working at Height trained
  • An enthusiasm for live theatre

To find our more or to apply, see here: https://careers.atg.co.uk/opportunities/job-search/job-detail.html?jobid=93070

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