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  • 8 Dec 2023 04:49 | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Te Pou Theatre is looking for a Senior VT to work with us for 6 months and guide two entry level interns, helping us to achieve our goal to introduce more Māori into this career path.

    This is a six month fixed term employment contract where you will be supported in working within a kaupapa Māori led organisation, and applying those principles to all element of mahi.

    We are open to job share enquiries.

    JD Poutoko Tīnana Ō Muri Technical and Venue Manager Kaiako 2024.pdf

    To enquire further, please email amanda@tepoutheatre.nz 


  • 19 Oct 2023 21:40 | Anonymous

    Te Papa is looking for an Audio-Visual Operations Coordinator to join our truly iconic New Zealand institution. Te Papa's mission is to understand the past, enrich the present, and meet the challenges of the future. Te Papa is more than just the national museum that houses New Zealand's treasures. It is a meeting place, a place for lifelong learning, and a place that inspires a sense of wonder and connection.

    This position is responsible for overseeing the delivery of the AV & IT technical services for events, ensuring the successful delivery and continual improvement of audio-visual service provision to our customers.

    The Audio-Visual Operations Coordinator will work with the Senior AV Operations Coordinator, jointly representing the Technology Team, and report to the Manager Audio-Visual Event Services. The position is responsible for managing the coordination and delivery of AV & IT technical services for all events held across Te Papa Museum of NZ and Tākina Wellington Convention and Exhibition Centre. The position provides efficient crew rostering of AV Technicians – permanent & casual kaimahi and manages equipment and asset tracking. It creates, collates, distributes, and archives AV related documentation.

    We are seeking a highly motivated individual, who works well in a team environment, with experience in customer focused delivery of technical services within the events industry. We are seeking a candidate with:

    • Minimum 5 years' experience in the AV or events industry.
    • Experience rostering kaimahi (both internal and external providers) to deliver AV technical services.
    • Effective organising, logistical planning, implementation, and coordination of the provision of technical services to large scale and commercial events.
    • Experience in co-ordinating the hiring of products and services from external hire companies.
    • A customer centric approach and a passion for enhancing the customer experience.
    • Proven ability to prioritise work in a complex environment and problem solve in high pressure situations.
    • Knowledge of NZ health and safety legislation and its application within the events industry.

    The starting salary for this position will be between $70,000 to $77,000pa with further room for progression through the band. Offers will be made within the range to reflect the skills and experience offered by the candidate and those required of the role, and internal relativities with other employees.

    Applications close on ­­­­­29th January 2024

    Applicants must have the ability to obtain and maintain the legal right to work in New Zealand.

    Prior to Te Papa confirming any offer of employment, pre-employment checks will be undertaken including criminal conviction history and reference checking, as a minimum.

    To view the Job Description and Apply please follow this link:
    Audio Visual Operations Coordinator | Wellington - Wairarapa | Te Papa Careers - Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

  • 16 Oct 2023 18:13 | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    AV Lead Technician

    ABOUT THE ROLE

    ASM Global teams across the world are innate problem solvers and people who thrive on the excitement of developing events that create opportunity and connection.  We are meticulous planners, innovative thinkers, relationship specialists and acutely experienced business leaders who love what they do. At ASM Global, we love events, it's what we do. It's a part of our DNA and what drives us.

     Full-time role

     Based in Christchurch, New Zealand

     Work with state-of-the-art technology 

    Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre is a world-class event venue centrally located in the heart of Christchurch, the gateway to the magnificent South Island of New Zealand. The Centre is proudly managed by ASM Global, Asia Pacific’s leading venue management company and one of the world's premier convention and exhibition management specialists.  We are looking for a passionate audio-visual technician ready to deliver outstanding experiences to Te Pae Christchurch clients and guests. You will be working across a range of spaces equipped with state-of-the-art- art technology including 24 meeting rooms, a 1400-seat auditorium, a ballroom, and up to 3300 m2 of dedicated exhibition space. No two days will be the same.

    Key responsibilities:

     Accurate interpretation of audio-visual plans and plots

     Correct implementation of audio-visual systems for events

     Cabling and patching performed per standard

     Screen and projection installation and operations per standard

     Recording of client presentations, where required

     Implementation and operation of live and pre-recorded broadcasts

     Meet New Zealand health and safety legislative requirements and demonstrate industry

    best practice

     Participate in the safe delivery of event set-up, delivery, and pack-down

     Direct part-time and casual AV staff members as required

    ​ABOUT YOU

    Every day our people are responsible for delivering extraordinary experiences for every guest who walks through our doors. You will have shared values and a people-centric mindset and genuinely want to make a difference. That's what makes you stand out from the crowd and why we want to meet with you.

    The successful candidate will:

     Have a minimum of two years of experience in a similar position

     Have strong technical skills to manage and operate high-end vision equipment

     Have a good overall knowledge of technical event systems

     Be well organised with excellent attention to detail

     Have the ability to quickly adapt to new technologies and event requirements

     Have the ability to lead and manage AV technical staff and casual workers

    In return, we offer work in a positive and encouraging environment with opportunities for growth and development. Our team is committed to making a difference to the city of Christchurch and upholding our values of manaakitanga. Applicants must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand The successful applicant will be required to provide a criminal history check.

    If you meet the above criteria and want to be part of this exciting opportunity at a world-class convention centre in the heart of Christchurch, we would love to hear from you.

    Applications close on Friday 3 November @ 5:00 p.m.

    We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if a suitable candidate is found.

    Please apply on Seek.co.nz or directly at HR@tepae.co.nz


  • 16 Oct 2023 18:11 | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    LS Group Ltd (Lighting Supply Co)

    After getting through covid with our full team on board its now time we expand a little.

    We are a small team of 6 but now we are looking for an extra team member to come take over the day to day running of our wharehouse, counter sales and do some repair work.

    You would look after the wharehouse and help impliment better systems to make it easier for all, receipt products into stock and freight out orders

    Driving a forklift would be required (Training would be provided to get forklift Licence  if required ).

    Counter sales would be a part of the role.

    Also some possible repair work on different items etc maybe required from time to time, Training and cources will be provided for this as required, so opportunity to diversify.

     

    If this sounds like you Please email mike@lsg.nz to talk about what we are after and if this may work for you.


  • 10 Oct 2023 14:52 | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    The Royal New Zealand Ballet

     Join a leading, national arts organisation.

     Supportive, dynamic environment with opportunity to learn & grow.

     A genuine opportunity to influence our organisation with your ideas.

    Unique chance to join our production and workshop team and make an impact on Aotearoa New Zealand’s cultural community. The Royal New Zealand Ballet is a company of dynamic dancers from diverse backgrounds and presents a repertoire of classic and contemporary works across Aotearoa New Zealand and internationally.   We’re currently on the search for a permanent full time Head of Lighting, based in our Wellington premises, reporting into the technical Director and Production Manager. This is a touring role – regionally, nationally and internationally. In this management role, you will lead all aspects regarding Lighting and further support Video and Sound to ensure performances and rehearsals run smoothly and are delivered to a consistently high standard in an efficient and safe manner.

    Day to day you’ll be responsible for:

     Creating lighting designs for small scale tours and venues as well as special events (marketing, festivals and education) as required by RNZB.

     Operating lighting for tours, venues as well as special events.

     Identifying and recommending technology that would be useful to the Company and that RNZB maintains its standing as an industry leader in live performance.

     Working with Lighting Designers, Technical Director and Production manager to prepare paperwork for Lighting including equipment lists, cable plans lighting plans, truck pack, cue sheets etc.

     Rigging, focusing and ploting the lighting at each venue.

     Being part of the technical team that packs in and packs out the production at each venue.

     Health and Safety / First Aid in the workshop and on the road as required.

     PAT testing all electrical equipment as required across the Company.

     Maintaining all RNZB Lighting, Video and Sound equipment, keeping RNZB at the forefront of technology and an industry leader.

    Who and what are we looking for?

     Previous experience in a similar role.

     ETC console knowledge and use preferred.

     Vectorworks or similar CAD software use essential.

     Good communication skills.

     Ability to multi-task effectively.

     Work autonomously and within a team.

     A clean driver’s licence.

    What we offer

     Ticket perks to our performances

     Flexible working environment

     Discounted gym membership

     Investment in your personal career development and training

     Being part of a globally recognised arts organisation, making a significant impact on

    Aotearoa New Zealand’s cultural community.

    Come and join us: To find out more and apply, please visit https://rnzb.org.nz/for-dancers/careers- and-auditions or email recruitment@rnzb.org.nz

    Applications close 31 October 2023


    Job Description

    Job Title: Head of Lighting

    Department: Production

    Reports to: Technical Director & Production Manager

    Reports: 2 nd Lx - Touring

    Contract Type and Hours: Full Time (Hours in Line with the CEA agreement)

    Start date: 23 January 2024

    Location: This role is based in the RNZB offices in Wellington.

    Travel: This role is a touring role and you will be required to tour with each production. Tours are regional, national and international. Ability to travel by road and air transport provided by RNZB is essential. Drivers License is required.

    Purpose

    A management role within the Technical team the Head of Lighting will lead all aspects regarding Lighting and further support Video and Sound for the productions to ensure performances & rehearsals run smoothly and are delivered to a consistently high standard in an efficient and safe manner. The Head of Lighting will ensure all show related documents are completed to a high standard and assist in maintaining a safe working environment.

    Key Accountabilities: 

     Create Lighting designs for small scale tours and venues as well as special events (marketing, festivals and education) as required by RNZB.

     Operate lighting for tours, venues as well as special events (marketing, festivals and education) as required by RNZB.

     Ensure that the lighting department has appropriate supplies.

     Identify and recommend technology that would be useful to the Company and that RNZB maintains its standing as an industry leader in live performance.

    Production Preparation:

    Pre - Tour

     Prepare equipment necessary for productions and tours.

     Work with Lighting Designers, Technical Director and Production Manger prepare paperwork for Lighting, from equipment lists, cable plans, lighting plan, truck pack, cue sheets etc.

     Prepare Touring Lighting equipment.

     Load the Touring trucks.

     Document and recreate the lighting at touring venues.

     Work with the Lighting Designer Programme the lighting console for productions.

    On Tour:

     Operate the Lighting console during technical rehearsals and performances.

     Stage cues when not operating lighting.

     Rig, Focus and plot the lighting at each venue.

     Be part of the technical team that packs in and packs out the production at each venue.

     To look after and assist with all electrical elements of the production.

     Load and unload the trucks in line with safe working practice.

     Maintain high standards of Health and safety at all times.

    End Of Tour:

     Assist in the unloading of all trucks.

     De-prep and return all equipment to either the RNZB or its Hirers.

     Log and carry out any maintenance of RNZB equipment ready for the next event or tour.

     Archive the show in a manner that would allow the show to be easily remounted by the RNZB or another company.

    General Duties:

     Ensure that all materials and resources are effectively and efficiently utilised to minimise waste.

     Work with other departments in the successful delivery of each production or event.

     Ensure that discipline is maintained at all times, in line with company policies and procedures.

     Participate in the provision of safe working environments, adhering to the company Health & Safety policy at all times.

    Workshop & Administration

     Maintain all RNZB Lighting, Video & Sound equipment.

     Work to keep RNZB at the forefront of technology and an industry leader.

     PAT test all electrical equipment as required across the Company.

     Update and maintain RNZB Show archive records for Lighting, Sound and Video. At the conclusion of each tour making sure all necessary information is documented and archived

     To assist in the construction of set and props that have electrical elements for both RNZB and external contracts.

     To maintain excellent health and safety standards.

     Any other duties required.

    Essential Experience and Skills:

     Previous experience in a similar role.

     ETC console knowledge and use preferred.

     Vectorworks or similar CAD software use essential.

     Driving Licence is essential and required.

     Great communication skills.

     Ability to multi-task effectively.

     Ability to work autonomously and within a team.


  • 3 Oct 2023 09:33 | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    We are looking for more Casual Technicians to come and join our dynamic and growing team at Bay Audio Visual. This is an opportunity to work in a number of different areas of the live production world.

    What you’ll do:

    • Be on call to come and jump in to get events across the line, from assisting with packing in/out, operating shows, collecting/delivering equipment to helping maintain our site and equipment. Every day is a little bit different here.
    • Have chances to work across all the different disciplines of AV – sound, lighting, video, rigging etc
    • The chance to be out and about in the beautiful Bay of Plenty
    • A friendly, supportive work environment
    • Opportunities for training and development

    Skills needed to thrive:

    • A 'can do' attitude (and not take yourself too seriously)
    • An enthusiasm for technology and a hunger to learn
    • Not afraid of physical work
    • Excellent people skills with a focus on delivering amazing customer service
    • Self-motivation and an ability to work autonomously as well as part of a team
    • The ability to remain calm, problem solve quickly and provide a voice of re-assurance during technical hiccups in events
    • The ability to adapt to a changing schedule is key – work could occur during the day, in the evenings, on weekends or  public holidays.
    • A clean drivers licence is a must – having a Class 2 licence would be a huge benefit, as well as any other certification.

    Benefits:

    • We are a growing team with new opportunities presenting themselves every week.
    • We offer numerous opportunities to grow your character, develop your skills and show off your creativity.
    • We are unlike any other Production company, due to our nature as a CCO (council-controlled organisation) we find ourselves involved in a variety of event styles.
    • BayVenues offers a number of benefits to its employees, from discounted Hot Pool and Gym access to subsidised food and drink at our cafes.
    • We are intentional about work/life balance – we go hard to deliver excellent events but also make sure we are not endlessly burning the midnight oil.

    Who We Are:

    Bay Venues is a dynamic, inspiring organisation set within the stunning backdrop of the Bay of Plenty. We are the kaitiaki of 24 community facilities in Tauranga Moana and we are committed to creating the ultimate customer experience.

    Bay Audio Visual designs technical solutions with state of the art equipment to enable the production of events primarily at Mercury Baypark Arena, and also in and around the Bay of Plenty region.

    Our Values:

    • Manaakitanga | Service.
    • Whakawhanaungatanga | Relationships.
    • Kaitiakitanga | Caring.
    • He Toi Tangata | Excellence

    Apply Today: https://bayvenuesjobs.co.nz/Vacancies/


  • 3 Oct 2023 09:31 | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    We are looking for a Senior Technician who is an experienced audio technician to come and join our dynamic and growing team at Bay Audio Visual. You will help lead the charge on all thing’s audio, working in a variety of settings; arena shows, gala dinners and outdoor events.

    What you’ll do:

    • Help us deliver incredible audio experiences for our clients.
    • Have a fantastic knowledge of audio, audio systems and peripheral elements.
    • Work collaboratively with the other technicians to execute events at a high standard.
    • On-site technical support and operation of events
    • Pack-in, operation and pack-out of event technologies and equipment
    • Preparation, maintenance and storage of event equipment

    Skill needed to thrive:

    • Minimum 5 years' experience in a similar role
    • A high level of technical competency and experience in event production
    • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel & Powerpoint desirable
    • Willingness to support a diverse range of clients and events.
    • Positive approach to change
    • Strategic and collaborative thinking
    • Professional approach
    • Ability to work under pressure
    • Organisational and time management skills
    • A high level of self-drive, self-management and attention to detail
    • Class 2, EWP and Working at Heights tickets would also be desirable
    • Valid NZ working visa

    Benefits:

    • We are a growing team with new opportunities presenting themselves every week.
    • We offer numerous opportunities to grow your character, develop your skills and show off your creativity.
    • We are unlike any other Production company, due to our nature as a CCO (council-controlled organisation) we find ourselves involved in a variety of event styles.
    • BayVenues offers a number of benefits to its employees, from discounted Hot Pool and Gym access to subsidised food and drink at our cafes.
    • We are intentional about work/life balance – we go hard to deliver excellent events but also make sure we are not endlessly burning the midnight oil.

    Who We Are:

    Bay Venues is a dynamic, inspiring organisation set within the stunning backdrop of the Bay of Plenty. We are the kaitiaki of 24 community facilities in Tauranga Moana and we are committed to creating the ultimate customer experience.

    Bay Audio Visual designs technical solutions with state of the art equipment to enable the production of events primarily at Mercury Baypark Arena, and also in and around the Bay of Plenty region.

    Our Values:

    • Manaakitanga | Service.
    • Whakawhanaungatanga | Relationships.
    • Kaitiakitanga | Caring.
    • He Toi Tangata | Excellence

    Apply Today: https://bayvenuesjobs.co.nz/Vacancies/


  • 3 Oct 2023 09:29 | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    We are looking for a Senior Technician who has passion and experience with video to come and join our dynamic and growing team at Bay Audio Visual. You will help lead the charge on all things video and visual, from camera mixing, content deployment as well as creative use of projectors and LED wall.

    What you’ll do:

    • Help us deliver incredible video experiences for our clients.
    • Have a fantastic knowledge of video systems, switching systems, projectors and LED wall.
    • Work collaboratively with the other technicians to execute events at a high standard.
    • Leading production staff and liaising with clients at events
    • On-site technical support and operation of events
    • Pack-in, operation and pack-out of event technologies and equipment
    • Preparation, maintenance and storage of event equipment

     

    Skill needed to thrive:

    • Minimum 5 years' experience in a similar role
    • A high level of technical competency and experience in event production
    • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel & Powerpoint desirable
    • Willingness to support a diverse range of clients and events.
    • Positive approach to change
    • Strategic and collaborative thinking
    • Professional approach
    • Ability to work under pressure
    • Organisational and time management skills
    • A high level of self-drive, self-management and attention to detail
    • Class 2, EWP and Working at Heights tickets would also be desirable

    Benefits:

    • We are a growing team with new opportunities presenting themselves every week.
    • We offer numerous opportunities to grow your character, develop your skills and show off your creativity.
    • We are unlike any other Production company, due to our nature as a CCO (council-controlled organisation) we find ourselves involved in a variety of event styles.
    • BayVenues offers a number of benefits to its employees, from discounted Hot Pool and Gym access to subsidised food and drink at our cafes.
    • We are intentional about work/life balance – we go hard to deliver excellent events but also make sure we are not endlessly burning the midnight oil.

    Who We Are:

    Bay Venues is a dynamic, inspiring organisation set within the stunning backdrop of the Bay of Plenty. We are the kaitiaki of 24 community facilities in Tauranga Moana and we are committed to creating the ultimate customer experience.

    Bay Audio Visual designs technical solutions with state of the art equipment to enable the production of events primarily at Mercury Baypark Arena, and also in and around the Bay of Plenty region.

    Our Values:

    • Manaakitanga | Service.
    • Whakawhanaungatanga | Relationships.
    • Kaitiakitanga | Caring.
    • He Toi Tangata | Excellence

     Apply Today: https://bayvenuesjobs.co.nz/Vacancies/

  • 24 Sep 2023 21:09 | Anonymous

    Te Papa stands proud as an iconic national building housing the treasures of the nation and is a vibrant destination for both national and international visitors. We now also provide AV services to Tākina, Wellington's newest Convention and Exhibition Centre.

    Our Venues team ‘Tākina Events' delivers the event operations, audio-visual, and hospitality across both Te Papa and Tākina, providing world class events in unique locations, and we are looking for professional and motivated people to join our whānau.

    We are seeking casual Audio-visual Technicians to join our truly iconic Aotearoa New Zealand institution.

    AV Technicians operate as part of the wider Technology team and report to the Manager Audio-Visual Event Services. The AV Event Services team delivers high quality technology services to support and deliver events held at Te Papa and Tākina. This includes the set up and technical operation of presentation equipment including audio systems, video and projection systems, theatrical lighting, and conference equipment for corporate and public events.

    Casual AV Technicians will be rostered on an ‘as and when required' basis.

    AV Technicians are expected to have experience in customer focussed delivery of technical services in the event industry. We are seeking a candidate with:-

    • Minimum 5 years' experience working in the AV events industry.
    • Experience professionally managing client expectations for high profile corporate, commercial, and public events.
    • Knowledge and experience in aspects of audio-visual systems, sound systems, projection, related computer technology and other event presentation systems including delivery of hybrid (online) events.
    • Excellent relationship management and communication skills.
    • Available to be rostered for weekends, early mornings, evening and public holidays.

    Applications close on 8 October 2023.

    Applicants must have the ability to obtain and maintain the legal right to work in Aotearoa New Zealand.

    Prior to Te Papa confirming any offer of employment, pre-employment checks will be undertaken including criminal conviction history and reference checking as a minimum.

    https://jobs.tepapa.govt.nz/jobtools/jncustomsearch.viewFullSingle?in_organid=17768&in_jnCounter=225746013.

  • 19 Sep 2023 21:06 | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Expressions of interest John Herber Ltd. 

    We are looking for a technician for our installation contracts.

    Must be prepared to travel, training provided.

    Contact info@johnherber.co.nz for full job description.


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