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Assistant Technical Manager, Gulbenkian


Our Technical Department delivers technical excellence for every performance, event and rehearsal. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Assistant Technical Manager to join us and support the Technical Manager in the running of University Arts and Culture activity in particular in the Gulbenkian technical section providing high quality technical support and maintenance for all Arts and Culture projects (including lighting, sound, stage management and film projection).

You will ensure the highest levels of service to visiting artists and other venue user groups, maintaining high levels of safety and security in all activities.

The post holder will report to the Technical Manager and be part of a team of technical staff.

As Assistant Technical Manager you will have:

Relevant work experience in a similar technical role and excellent computing skills, ECDL or equivalent

Experience of interpreting and delivering a professional technical rider before and during live performances

Experience of lighting and sound operation and design and experience of running get ins/outs of internal and external companies

Experience of managing a team and carrying out on the job training for team members

Please refer to the person specification for a full list of requirements.

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Photo, Crowds enjoying Garden of Light, by TILT. Lumiere London 2016, produced by Artichoke, supported by Mayor of London. Credit Matthew Andrews 2016.

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