Job Opportunities

Freelance / Casual Technician

Be part of a small team of technicians that staff the varied live programme at Helmsley Arts Centre, responsible to the technical Manager.

Description: Successful applicants will be able to show a good understanding of how theatre lighting and sound systems work, and be able to show previous experience in both lighting and live sound applications.  Being able to programme a digital lighting desk is essential, although some training can be given to refresh knowledge of how our current desk works.

The ability to use access equipment and manual handling is important, as well as a good understanding of general health and safety and be able to apply these skills to the incoming show’s requirements.

We require all our staff to be presentable and wear appropriate PPE for the show they are staffing.

Essential:

  • Experience in a similar position.
  • Specialist knowledge in one or more of the following:

Live Sounds Production, Theatre Lighting, lighting/sound desk operation, Rigging

Desirable:

  • Relevant technical qualifications.
  • First Aid Certificate.

Job Type: Part-time 

Salary: £10 per hour

Please send a CV & short cover letter to director@helmsleyarts.co.uk