Theatre Technician


Name: Nathaniel Keegan



Location: Manning Entertainment Centre, Taree, NSW

About the MidCoast Region

From lakes and estuaries to white sandy beaches to world heritage mountain wilderness, the MidCoast region offers an attractive lifestyle for everyone. Our community is characterised by its welcoming attitude, growing economy and natural beauty. These are the pillars of the quality of life we value. To find out more about our beautiful region click here.


Our organisation

At MidCoast Council our people are our most important asset and we believe that we can only reach our full potential when you reach yours. This is the place for those who seek to play a role in the community and have an enthusiasm to learn and grow. Here you can make a real difference.

Our community is our customer and is at the centre of everything we do.  We value, support and empower our people to deliver positive results for our community.


Right now, we are investing heavily in our organisation, and our people. Our Administration Centre has relocated to a brand-new state of the art facility designed to inspire innovation, creativity and collaboration. The building has been named ‘Yalawanyi Ganya’ which means “sitting/meeting place” in the Gathang language of the indigenous people across the MidCoast Region.

The role 

Working within the Manning Entertainment Centre team this position is responsible for the safe operation of audio, lighting and staging systems. You may also provide assistance to the Manning Entertainment Centre in other areas as required.

This position will require flexibility of work roster due to events and program requirements. 

The person

  • Broad experience in the operation of lighting and audio equipment for live performances
  • NSW Construction Induction Card (White Card)
  • Commitment to Workplace Health and Safety 
  • Ability to work autonomously as well as part of a team 
  • Flexibility and willingness to work long days and weekends/nights 
  • Working with Children check or willingness to obtain 

The package: $30.96 per hour, plus Superannuation. 

Location: This position will be based at Manning Entertainment Centre, 33 Manning River Drive Taree. 

Tenure: Casual

How to apply: 

  • Before applying please review the POSITION DESCRIPTION 
  • When responding to the questions below, please include detailed and relevant examples of your skills and experience. 
  • We recommend you prepare your question responses in a separate Word document and once complete, copy each response to the relevant question on the application form.
  • Click the “NEXT” button at the bottom of the application form to attach your resume. 
  • You will be able to review your application before submitting it.
  • We will be in touch via email.

At MidCoast Council, we are committed to providing equal employment opportunities. Our aim is to provide all of our staff with an inclusive, safe and healthy working environment.

For questions relating to the position requirements please contact Chris Tippett, Theatre Manager on (02) 7955 7507.

For enquiries regarding the application process contact Jess Anniwell, Talent Acquisition Officer on (02) 7955 7934.

Closing date: Sunday 24 April 2022 at 11.30 pm.

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