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Lighting, Sound & AV Technical Supervisor

University of Essex - East 15

Location: Loughton
Salary: £33,966 to £37,099
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed On: 10th June 2024
Closes: 30th June 2024
Job Ref: REQ08571
 

Department
For over 60 years, East 15 has produced actors, directors, producers, theatre practitioners and technicians for the international stage, TV, film and radio. In 2000, East 15 merged with the University of Essex, opening an exciting new chapter in the history of both institutions and offering more opportunities to students, including our specialist courses. East 15 offers an extraordinary, dynamic and unique portfolio of UndergraduateMasters and PhD courses that span many areas of training for actors, directors, producers, technical theatre specialists and students of theatre practice. A member of the Federation of Drama Schools, it is one of a leading group of UK conservatoires and is now one of the largest specialist drama schools in the UK, with a distinguished international teaching staff and an undergraduate and extensive postgraduate population of over 800 students.

Duties of the Role
We are looking for a technical expert with a Lighting and AV bias to support the schools visual and technical output. The role is responsible for the Lighting, Sound and AV supervision and delivery across a dynamic range of productions including established texts, devised work, student led festivals, Christmas shows and other ancillary projects across the department.

The role will be expected to act as a technical lead in the departments outlined above, but with a bias towards Lighting and AV to help supplement the skills existent within the department.

The role will be expected to work across a range of venues, mentoring students within all the specialisms above, and will help to support learning across East 15’s technical teaching provision.

This full-time role will be based in Loughton (Central Line) and will require travel to other venues/locations as required for project delivery.

There may be occasional (infrequent) support required for the Southend Campus on an ad hoc basis.

Skills and qualifications required.
Experience of professional theatre working environments, is essential, and previous work within an educational setting is desirable. The candidate will have relevant professional links, and strong organisational skills, as well as technical knowledge to support the maintenance and upkeep of equipment. The right candidate should have a hands-on ability and experience in rigging, electrics, projection, digital mixers, and other hardware to support the role.

Please use the 'Apply' button to read further information about this role including the full job description and person specification which outlines the full duties, skills, qualifications and experience needed for this role. You will also find details of how to make your application here.

Our website http://www.essex.ac.uk contains more information about the University of Essex. If you have a disability and would like information in a different format, please email resourcing@essex.ac.uk.

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