Casual Theatre Technicians


Name: Stuart McKellar

Phone: (03) 5434 6010


Location: Bendigo, VIC

The City of Greater Bendigo is in the heart of central Victoria on Dja Dja Wurrung and Taungurung Country. Located just 90 minutes’ drive to Melbourne, our region offers all the benefits of a large city with a warm and welcoming country feel. With a growing population, Greater Bendigo is an attractive region that boasts the Bendigo Art Gallery, theatres, stunning heritage buildings and natural surrounds that provide great recreational opportunities. 

Our region is famous for its food and wine as well as having high quality education and health services. There is a wide range of housing options and excellent rail and road networks with Bendigo Airport having regular direct flights to Sydney. We provide over 65 important services to support our community which is heading towards a population of 200,000 by 2050. Now is a great time to join us!

The Role

Are you an experienced Technician looking to work in Bendigo’s premier performing arts venues?

The team at Bendigo Venues and Events are seeking casual theatre technicians to support the setup and operation of live performances, functions and events across our venues, which include the Ulumbarra Theatre, The Capital and the Engine Room.

About You

You will be responsible for the staging, operation of equipment and bump in and bump out of performances. The role will require a willingness to work irregular days and hours, including nights and weekends. 

If you have similar experience, are keen to learn, have a passion for live performance, an interest in the performing arts industry and a commitment to great customer service, we’d love to hear from you.

We welcome applications from candidates aged 17 and over.

A satisfactory police records check, and Working with Children Check is required for this position. Tickets and licences in Elevated Work Platform, Test & Tag, White Card, Rigging, Working at Heights or other high-risk work licences will be highly regarded.


  • Above award wages and penalty rates
  • Learning and development opportunities
  • Access to a range of mental health and wellbeing supportive initiatives, including confidential counselling services

Visit our Employee Benefits website for more of our benefits.


If you require any further information regarding this position, please contact Stuart McKellar, Team Leader Technical Services on (03) 5434 6010.

To Apply

Please submit your cover letter, outlining why you are interested in this position and detailing your relevant experience with your current CV/resume by close of business Tuesday 14 November 2023.


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