Casual Multimedia Technician


Name: Shannon Henriksson



Location: Melbourne VIC

Casual Technician – Digital Multimedia Systems

Have you ever wanted to work in a Museum? 

Museums Victoria Multimedia department are looking to bolster our crew of casual installation technicians. 


We are an inclusive, diverse and friendly group of technical specialists working closely with many other teams to deliver unmissable experiences to our audiences.


Museums Victoria cares for the State scientific and cultural collections, providing visitor access, activities and events at five distinct venues:  Melbourne Museum, Immigration Museum, Scienceworks, IMAX Cinema and world heritage listed Royal Exhibition Building.


To learn more about Museums Victoria, please visit About us – Museums Victoria


The primary responsibility of the Casual Technician – is to assist the Digital Multimedia Systems team with projects and basic maintenance of exhibition spaces.

Some of the key duties include: 

  • Installation and operational maintenance of Museums Victoria’s forward facing AV. 
  • Assist with the ongoing maintenance of multimedia, interactives, screens, projectors and control devices and undertake minor repairs.
  • Ensure that any risks and incidents are reported in the appropriate manner.
  • Carry out administrative tasks in line with departmental procedures and requirements to support all works including:
    • Record keeping
    • Time keeping
    • Maintenance documents

The successful applicant will have:

  • Experience installing/ demounting multimedia exhibition display systems in a museum or similar public environment
  • Demonstrated skills and experience in one or more of these fields: projection, interactive touchscreens, computer networking to control multimedia.
  • Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team and communicate effectively with a wide range of stakeholders including Technicians, Exhibition Managers etc.
  • Proficiency in the use of a range of hand and power tools.
  • Demonstrated ability to complete tasks in a timely and effective manner
  • Demonstrated ability in problem solving and attention to detail


This is a casual role, the salary on offer is $34.51 per hour + 11% superannuation.


To view the position description, visit Careers – Museums Victoria. From our Current Vacancies page, select “All Jobs” and click on the link for this job’s listing. 

To apply, please click “Apply for this Job” at the bottom of the job listing page. 

For more information about this position, please contact Shannon Henriksson at

Please submit the three following three documents with your application: 

  • Your Cover Letter.
  • Your Resume.
  • A written response addressing the Key Selection Criteria as outlined in our Role Statement (Please refer to attached document).

Please note: Applications that do not address the Key Selection Criteria will not be considered.

APPLICATIONS CLOSE: 11 June 2024 (11:59pm)

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