CLOSED – Theatre Technician / Truck Driver (Class 2 license)

We are looking for an experienced Theatre technician/ASM who has held their Class 2 license for more than 2 years to join the 2017 NZ/ Australian tour of The 13-Storey Treehouse.

The rehearsal/tour dates are from Monday 6 March – 23 May 2017 and include seasons in Australia so you will be required to hold a valid Passport.

The duties will include:

– Driving the 5 tonne truck between venues in the North Island

– Assisting the Company Stage Manager with bump in and out of the show, including supervising venue crew as required

– Props setting

– Radio mic fitting, removal and maintenance

– A show plot, including puppet manipulation, prop setting / striking, assistance with costume changes and radio mic troubleshooting as required

– Supervising the venue mechanist

– Wardrobe maintenance

– Any other duties as required

Please contact Yolande: to apply. Please include a current CV and a brief cover letter outlining your experience relevant to the position and why you are interested in the job.

Please include how long you have held your Class 2 License.

Applications close: 12 January, 2017

CDP Theatre Producers –

CDP’s recent productions include world premiere stage plays which are adaptations of popular books, The 13-Storey Treehouse, The 26-Storey Treehouse, The 52-Storey Treehouse, The Incredible Book Eating Boy and Snugglepot and Cuddlepie, along with the Australian premieres of The Gruffalo, The Gruffalo’s Child and Room on the Broom.