Technician – Auckland – Raye Freedman Arts Centre

The Raye Freedman Arts Centre is a 258 seat auditorium situated in Newmarket Auckland in the grounds of Epsom Girls Grammar School. RFAC is the home the Music and Drama Departments of the school and also serves a wide range of performing arts clients across the community & private sectors.

We are seeking a multi-skilled technician with a focus on lighting to join our busy team. The successful applicant will work with others and independently, to provide lighting, sound and AV to support our varied clients.

As a RFAC technician you will be involved directly with client liaison, set-ups, pack-outs, rigging and onsite operation of equipment. You will have the opportunity to develop your skills through our professional development programmes.

The position is Auckland based as a contractor on a casual basis.

Applicants should:

–      Have previous/current LX, Sound and AV experience

–      Excellent communication skills and interest in working in a diverse and inclusive environment.

–      Be able to multi-task, trouble shoot & work well under pressure

–      Computer literate – Windows and Mac operating systems. Qlab, PowerPoint, Keynote. Audio and Video editing software experience an advantage.

–      Able to rig at heights – training given.

–      Be available to work daytimes, evenings and weekends until no later than 11pm.

To apply please email a cover letter and CV to Joanne Kelly, Theatre Manager Raye Freedman Arts Centre. Applications close on Monday 6th May 2019.

jkelly@eggs.school.nz