Technical Stage Manager
Salary commensurate with experience
The Tron Theatre, Glasgow is one of Scotland’s leading producing and receiving theatres. We are seeking a Technical Stage Manager to join our production team to work alongside the Head of Production, Stage Manager and three Senior Technicians.
The main responsibilities of the postholder will be: to work with the Head of Production to ensure the efficient and safe running of the production department with primary responsibility for matters relating to stages, rigging, flying and construction of sets (in-house and visiting); to monitor all performance spaces to ensure safe working practices and to work closely with the technical team, providing assistance when required.
The successful candidate will have at least 5 years’ experience working in professional theatre, ideally with experience in a building-based environment. Extensive experience of stage work, rigging, flying and technical knowledge will be essential alongside excellent interpersonal skills, team management skills and a flexible and hands on approach.
Closing date for applications is 12pm on Wednesday 6th July.
Interviews will be on Friday 15th July.
Work Experience Placements
The Tron Theatre is committed to offering work experience opportunities for college and university students studying a theatre related course. If you are a school pupil please check out our Tron Ambassadors scheme.
We receive lots of emails throughout the course of a year from students asking to come and do work experience with us but due to the nature of our programme we cannot accommodate everyone. However we feel by formalising our approach to work experience we will have a clear guideline for those wishing to gain a placement at the Tron Theatre.
Applications are now opened for work experience placements within our Technical, Stage Management and Participation departments. Applications will close on Friday 2nd September 2016. Please read the information sheet for further information. Applications will not be considered if they do not adhere to the application guidelines.
The Tron is an Equal Opportunities Employer.
Tron Theatre Ltd is a Scottish registered charity SC012081