CLOSED – Technical Production Coordinator – Capital E – Wellington

Do you have experience providing high-quality, innovative and safe technologies for live stage performance programmes for children and young people?

Ko wai mātou | Who are we

As a small organisation we punch above our weight, working together with and for Wellington to create remarkable experiences that generate vitality, strengthening the city we love. We offer incredible audience experiences across our six sites; City Gallery Wellington, Capital E, Wellington Museum, Space Place, Cable Car Museum and Nairn Street Cottage.

Te āhua o te tūranga |The nature of the position

The National Theatre for Children produces creative, immersive, and inclusive shows, which tour across the country, performing to thousands of children and young people, and a biennial National Arts Festival for Children based in Wellington.

Our close-knit team, based at Capital E are looking for someone to coordinate the safe, cost efficient and timely delivery of the technical production aspects of our live theatre productions and events. This role contributes to the operation and delivery of artistically robust, innovative programmes.

We’re looking for someone who is experienced in:
• demonstrating high levels of organisational and planning abilities
• developing technical riders and communicating our requirements to venues, including fly venues
• keeping technical touring equipment in prime condition
• helping our people flourish by keeping our teams safe in everything they do
• maintaining good working relationships with our suppliers and relevant industry players, keeping up to date with new technologies and ways of working
• a working understanding of the Guide for Safe Working Practices in the Theatre and Entertainment Industry and how to write and use a risk analysis matrix.

Bringing high energy, a proactive, can-do attitude and focus, you will work with us to make great things happen for the tamariki and rangatahi of Aotearoa.

Experience Wellington embraces flexible working and offers generous leave provisions. Other benefits include free te reo Māori lessons and access to EAP services. If you want to work with like-minded community builders, passionate about theatre, art and culture we would love to hear from you. To view a position description and join our team, please submit your CV, a cover letter and complete our online application form for our consideration

If you want to work with like-minded community builders, passionate about art and culture we would love to hear from you. To view a position description and join our team, please submit your CV, a cover letter and complete our online application form for our consideration. See details on how to apply here.

For further information on the role please contact hr@experiencewellington.org.nz

Applications close Thursday 17 November 2022

Only people with the legal right to work in New Zealand, or ability to gain a work visa, may apply for this position. For advice on obtaining a New Zealand work or residence visa visit www.immigration.govt.nz​