Lighting Technician – Auckland Live

Location: NZ, 1010

Company: Auckland Council

  • Work with state-of-the-art technology
  • Be part of a leading organisation bringing live entertainment across Tāmaki Makaurau
  • Opportunity to deal with some of the biggest players in the industry

Tātaki Auckland Unlimited is the economic growth agency for Tāmaki Makaurau. We support the progress of a vibrant and competitive economy, with a focus on creating more quality jobs for all Aucklanders. We love what we do, and we love making a difference!

As custodian to some of the most iconic venues, we are New Zealand’s only major integrated performing arts centre, underpinned by a commercial conventions business, with a focus on presenting the best of national and international performing arts, conventions, meetings, and entertainment. As such this Lighting Technician position plays a critical role in assisting in the technical delivery of Lighting services to all events undertaken by our Technical Production Department.

He angitūtanga: The opportunity
This position reports to the Manager Technical Lighting, and will be integral in the production team, assisting in the delivery of events across the organisation – together with day–to–day operations, training, & maintenance of Tātaki Auckland Unlimited lighting inventory.

The successful applicant will assist with the design and coordination of event lighting requirements, and assist stakeholders, both internal and external, to achieve their desired outcome.

Please click here to access the Position Description relating to this opportunity.

He kōrero mōu: About you
As an experienced Lighting Technician, you will have ideally 3 years’ experience in a performing arts centre, music venue, events delivery or lighting hire company. You will have deep knowledge from experience, in the planning, preparation and execution of events and entertainment of all sizes and shapes.

A good understanding of ETC lighting control equipment, Vectorworks, Spotlight and IP based networking, together with H&S safety standards as they apply to safe working practices in our industry.

Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou: What we offer 

This is not only a critical role, but a pivotal one with the opportunity to widely influence our audience. You will be joining a team that truly has a passion for delivering exceptional entertainment across all our venues while also engage and be part of a rich culture and environment with a wide array of stakeholders to engage with and bring on a journey.

As part of our Auckland Council Group, you will gain access to many benefits and discounts, including discounted financial services and insurance, entertainment, lifestyle discounts and more.

In addition, you will be joining a team of dedicated and respected experts working collaboratively across the region to contribute to Auckland’s growth and development. We are committed to diversity and have a culture built on trust and valuing individual and collective contributions.

Come join us and have the satisfaction of knowing you are contributing to Tāmaki Makaurau economic growth. Apply now!

Applications close on 04/12/2022.

Tātaki Auckland Unlimited is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and we are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application to assist you through the recruitment process.