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Forge Theatre Technician - Casual

About the business and the role 

Home to tranquil lakes, pristine beaches and the rugged beauty of the high country, East Gippsland is a Victorian Gem. As a major employer in the region, East Gippsland Shire Council represents the needs of around 45,000 residents and over one million visitors annually across an area of 21,000 square kilometres. The region includes substantial areas of national and state parks, lakes, rivers and coastal wilderness areas and is home to Australia's largest navigable inland water system - the Gippsland Lakes. 

Forge Theatre Technician 

Position overview 

This is a casual position, based in Bairnsdale.

The purpose of the role is to provide high quality technical services at the Forge Theatre and other East Gippsland venues. 

What you will need to succeed

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Demonstrated knowledge in the rigging and operation of sound/lighting/video/mechanical systems or the ability to learn.
  • The ability to set up and manually handle equipment, including working at heights, in confined spaces and with restricted lighting.
  • Demonstrated ability to work autonomously, to tight schedules and use initiative.
  • Ability to work as a team and take direction in a theatre environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to resolve technical issues, use programs such as Microsoft Outlook and Office.
  • The ability to communicate clearly and effectively with Forge Theatre users and the Forge Theatre team.
  • Current, valid Australian Driver’s Licence, and Current Victorian Employee Working with Children Check.  

The successful applicant will be required to undertake a current Working with Children Check. Applicants for this position must be legally entitled to work in Australia.  

Applications close at 11.59pm on Thursday 22 April 2021.

If this sounds like your next career move, please hit the “Apply for this job” button now. 

For a confidential discussion, please contact Benn Sargood, Forge Theatre Technician, on 0400018656, during business hours.

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