Lighting Technician – Show Light and Power – Auckland

Show Light and Power is a well-known company that has a strong influence and presence in the events Industry. We are part of a group of companies under the umbrella of Coast Group. In that group are, Exhibition Hire Services, Generator Rental Services, Displayworks, The Carpet and Rug Company, Carlton Events, Carlton Party Hire, and Displayways. We have locations throughout the country and the work is varied and expansive.

We have positions available for people that are motivated, self-managing, team players, punctual, reliable, and must be flexible to varied working hours, weekends and public holidays are a must. Positions are a minimum of 40 hours per week but can go well over those hours.

The Role:

  • Installing event power and lighting equipment and resources on site

  • Working at different sites for different events

  • Ensuring safety for staff, vendors and clients for the entirety of the event

  • Communicate & liaise with the events team to meet client demands and achieve a successful outcome

  • Deliver quality service, high-level communication and follow on-site leader’s instructions

  • Possess an excellent work ethic and a passion for the events industry

  • Be comfortable working in a team environment

Key Relationships:

  • Reporting to the General Manager, Production Manager & On-Site Leaders

  • Working with Events Clientele, subcontractors, business partners and the wider business group for Show Light and Power

Skills, Experience and Personal Characteristics

Our ideal candidate will have:

  • Events and entertainment industry experiance is preferable but not necessary

  • Full driver’s license

  • A “can-do” attitude and willingness to complete the job at hand

Core competencies:

  • Experience with scissor lifts, boom lifts & forklifts although training will be provided

  • Strong communication skills and great comprehension

  • Ability to own all parts of your role

What we expect from you:

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Excellent time management skills

  • Problem solver

  • Excellent Team player

  • Calm under pressure

If the above is what applies to you, we would like to hear from you. If you have any other questions, please send an email to micah@showlight.co.nz.