Music and Performance Technician


Name: Mr Karl Willebrant

Phone: +61 3 9905 9044


Location: Clayton, Melbourne

Job No.: 653017

Location: Clayton campus

Employment Type: Part-time, fraction (0.8)

Duration: Continuing appointment

Remuneration: Pro-rata of $78,255 – $89,888 pa HEW Level 05 (plus 17% employer superannuation)

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The Opportunity

The Music and Performance Technician in the Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music and Performance offers professional technical services and support to the Faculty and students. The role reports to the Performance and Technical Manager and will handle various responsibilities such as managing technical facilities, overseeing concerts and productions, and maintaining equipment.

The Music and Performance Technician assists in delivering technical services by conducting tests, managing AV support, booking facilities and equipment, and implementing technical procedures. They provide guidance and support for productions and events, ensuring safe and efficient technical operations in areas like stage mechanics, lighting, and audiovisuals. The Technician also contributes to equipment maintenance and repairs, resolves technical issues, complies with safety protocols, maintains communication with stakeholders, and demonstrates flexibility in working hours to accommodate events.

The successful appointee will have a tertiary qualification in a relevant field; or substantial relevant skills and work experience in Audio, Electrics or Mechanics within a theatre/performance environment; or an equivalent combination of relevant experience and/or education/training.

Diversity is one of our greatest strengths at Monash. We encourage applications from First Nations people, culturally and linguistically diverse people, people with disabilities, neurodiverse people, and people of all genders, sexualities and age groups.  

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Monash avidly supports flexible and hybrid working arrangements. We have a range of policies in place enabling staff to combine work and personal commitments more easily.

Please note that due to the nature of this position requiring a physical presence, this role will be undertaken from the Clayton campus.

At Monash University, we are committed to being a Child Safe organisation. This position at the University will require the incumbent to hold a valid Working with Children Check.

Your application must address the selection criteria. Please refer toHow to apply for Monash Jobs‘.


Mr Karl Willebrant, PAC Performance and Technical Manager, +61 3 9905 9044

Position Description

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Closing Date

Sunday 16 July 2023, 11:55pm AEST

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