1st or 2nd year Apprentice Electrician (with theatre background)


Name: Jasper


Email: jasper@stageelectrics.com.au

Location: Melbourne, VIC

We are looking for a first- or second-year apprentice electrician to join our team. Prior work experience in theatre production would be highly regarded. Female, LGBTIQ+, POC, and mature age applicants are encouraged to apply for this role. 

Stage Electrics works mostly in the theatre and live entertainment industry. We provide our customers with power distribution, data, AV and equipment installations to meet the needs of their performance spaces and public buildings. 

We work primarily in the Melbourne CBD and inner suburbs, but occasional travel within Victoria is required. 

Projects can range from an additional power point to major construction works. 

The role will consist of the following:

  • Rough-in of power, AV & data cabling in existing building structures
  • Installation of support and protection (cable tray, steel/PVC conduit, catenary, etc.)
  • Installation and fit-off of electrical, AV and data apparatus/equipment
  • Scheduled electrical safety testing and maintenance
  • Installation of temporary power distribution and lighting for outdoor events 

Favourable experience & traits:

  • Prior work in theatre productions (desired, but not essential)
  • Able to work effectively in a small team
  • A keen interest in the electrical industry and the development of your trade skills
  • Able to communicate clearly on the job and well presented
  • Observant and attentive to detail
  • Driver’s licence and own vehicle (manual preferred)
  • COVID vaccinated
  • Own basic tools
  • Cert II Electrical Pre-App completed (1st year applicants only)
  • Able to start immediately 


  • 1 RDO accrued per month
  • Uniform and PPE supplied
  • Trade school fees paid
  • Learn a wide range of skills on the job 

Please submit your cover letter and resume to jasper@stageelectrics.com.au. Please note only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

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