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JOB VACANCY: THE WYCOMBE SWAN REQUIRE 2 MULTI-SKILLED VENUE TECHNICIANS

25/03/2019 11:03 HRS
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The Wycombe Swan are Hiring!

We are looking to appoint 2 multi-skilled Venue Technician’s to ensure a smooth running, efficient and safe working environment for all staff and visiting companies and to strive to offer the best possible service to all users of Wycombe Swan.

Wycombe Swan is one of 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.

Wycombe Swan is entering an exciting new stage in its development. The Swan has over a thousand seats and an aspirational plan to present the very best in touring musical theatre, drama and comedy. The Old Town Hall offers a flexible space for events and promotions in a variety of settings for up to 600 people. The Oak Room is a smaller, prestigious function room for up to 100 people. You will have the chance to work across all three venues on a range of exciting and challenging productions and events.

Employment type: Full Time
Salary: £21,000 p.a. dependent on experience, ability and potential .
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:
To facilitate technical requirements for all shows and events across the three sites, and to assist with the maintenance and upkeep of equipment and the building.

Our ideal candidate:
We are looking to appoint a multi-skilled Technician to ensure a smooth running, efficient and safe working environment for all staff and visiting companies who can strive to offer the best possible service to all users of Wycombe Swan.

For an informal discussion contact:
Tom Kingdon, Building and Technical Manager 01494552879, tkingdon@wycombeswan.co.uk
Closing date: Monday 8th April 2019, 5pm
How to apply: Send a letter of application and CV to admin@wycombeswan.co.uk with the subject title ‘Venue Technician’. 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!

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!

For a full job description please download here!

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