Technician – Lighting


Name: QPAC



Location: Brisbane, QLD

Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC) is one of Australia’s leading centres for live performance. Welcoming over 1.5 million visitors to more than 1200 performances each year, we embrace the best in live performance – the world renowned alongside the emerging, local and new – and connect to the stories and ideas at the heart of each production. Through the warmth and expertise of our staff, we have become a trusted curator, presenter and host; a place to come together to relax, reflect, share stories and celebrate.

An exceptional opportunity currently exists for highly motivated individuals to join QPAC in the casual role of Technician – Lighting.

Working under limited supervision, you will provide hands-on professional, client focused services to venue hirers and other QPAC Units. These positions involve working with teams of technicians in multiple venues in a high-pressure hands-on team environment.

Duties include the setup, operation and maintenance of production lighting equipment, control systems, follow-spots and effects in a live theatre environment.

We are looking for high calibre individuals with suitable technical experience and good communication skills. To be successful for the role, you will have demonstrated ability to setup, operate and maintain stage lighting and production equipment, systems and effects; along with the ability to work with limited supervision in a hands-on team environment, in one or multiple venues and to work effectively as part of a team. 

Experience with lighting control systems, data networks and multi-venue theatre centres will be highlight regarded, as is touring and commercial theatre experience within the performing arts industry.

Availability will be required for day, evening and weekend shifts including extended periods to service hirer’s schedules. 

Located near South Bank in the cultural precinct, this role offers you easy access to public transport, a supportive team with a great work ethic and multi-skilling opportunities.

The application pack, including the position description and details on how to apply, can be found at For any queries, please contact the People and Safety Unit on (07) 3840 7425.

The closing date for applications is Monday, 2 May 2022 at 5:00pm

Please do not apply via SEEK – apply directly via QPAC’s website at

The Queensland Performing Arts Centre is an equal opportunity employer.

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