Theatre and Venue Operations Technician

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Phone: 07 4749 1555


Location: Mount Isa

If you are looking to join a team with an outstanding industry reputation, and have the skills and commitment to grow with us, you will find Mount Isa Entertainment and Tourism offers the ideal environment for you to advance your career.

We are seeking technicians, capable of installing and operating a wide range of audio, vision, IT and lighting technologies. These roles encompass the setup, operation and pack down of these technologies for high-profile and community events.

These positions represent an exciting opportunity for experienced technicians to secure ongoing full- time employment with a regional events and tourism company.


Most importantly, a successful applicant will need to be customer focused and enthusiastic. The ideal applicant will have knowledge and experience of audio, lighting, vision and staging operation, including advanced skills in one of those disciplines and the enthusiasm to acquire skills in the others.

A successful applicant should have the following attributes: Direct experience preparing and operating events that include audio visual and performance Strong computer skills Driven to provide outstanding customer service Solid commitment to OH&S best practice

Due to the nature of the industry, you must be able to work a variety of hours, day and night, be able to lift heavy equipment and work at heights.

Position Summary As an events technician you will be confident working with Audio, Visual, Lighting, Staging and Information Technology installations, but you will also be extremely comfortable with operating any show.

As a member of the technical team you will assume the responsibility of implementing all Workplace Health and Safety Systems and contributing to the continual improvement of the operations and the organisation.

You will need to have the ability to work autonomously, without supervision, also as part of a

Your punctuality, customer service skills and grooming standards would be second to none.

The position requires people management planning and an ability to respond to changing conditions and manage pressure situations.

Qualifications, Competency and Experience A minimum of 3 years’ experience in event industry; At least 2 years’ experience as an operator across a wide range of events Competency with Digico SD9 or MA dot2 Moderate to advanced computer skills (including Word, PowerPoint, Excel and QLAB Australian Drivers Licence – manual

Required Attributes Attention to detail Self-motivation Availability to work after hours Punctuality – start promptly at scheduled start time as agreed by management Courtesy and co-operation to all stakeholders in carrying out your duties Willingness to learn and take opportunities

Desirable Licenses/Certifications Cert 4 in Live production CUE40303 First Aid Certificate Basic Riggers License EWP License

Send your resume and selection criteria responses to:

Interim Business Manager MIETV PO 1094 Mount Isa 4825 Or email

Enquiries to Head of Technical and Production– 07 4747 3300

Contact us for the position description and selection criteria. Applications Close 5pm Wednesday 21 March 2018

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