Performing Arts Technician
Main Duties & Responsibilities In liaison with the Theatre Technical Manager, you will be expected to: • Support staff with practical projects and technical aspects of the curriculum, enrichment and events delivered by the Performing Arts Department. • Support students and staff in the correct operation and use of studio recording equipment, theatre lighting, sound and vision equipment. • Rig, operate and design lights, offering ideas and suggestions as appropriate to the piece. • Source and edit music for productions and to guide students in the process. • Set up and operate PA equipment & radio mics for rehearsals and live performances/concerts. • Ensure, with the Theatre Technical Manager, that all department areas are safe and that all equipment is correctly managed and stored on a daily basis. • Co-ordinate and lead a small team of students who will aid in the operation and setting up of equipment, as well as in construction or design for productions, enrichment and curriculum activities. • Assist with video assessments • Be willing to learn new programmes and develop knowledge of specialist equipment in lighting and sound. • Work flexibly in order to support college-wide events in the Theatre. • Undertake any other duties which the Principal may reasonably allocate from time to time.