CLOSED – Technician – Baycourt Community & Arts Centre – Tauranga

Is working ‘behind the (theatrical) curtain’ a dream of yours? Do you still have your performance-technology trainer wheels on but are looking to extend your knowledge and experience in a safe and supportive environment? If this sounds like you, then read on!

Baycourt Community & Arts Centre in Tauranga is looking for their next backstage superstar to join the Technical & Operations team as a full time Technician. Whether you’re a school leaver or fresh into the industry you could be exactly who we’re looking for!

Some of the nuts and bolts of the role will include:

  • Setting up and operating lighting, audio, mechanical, audio visual equipment for events
  • Carrying out equipment repairs and maintenance in line with safe working practices
  • Ensuring the delivery of events run to schedule, plan, and budget

In order to be successful, you’ll be:

  • A great communicator
  • A team-player
  • Able to think on your feet and keep cool under pressure


  • The ability to rub shoulders with the best of local, national and international performers
  • Annual salary review
  • Life insurance
  • Online learning modules
  • Being part of an awesome work whānau!

If you think you’ve got what it takes to take on our Technician role, then we’d love to hear from you! For any queries, please contact Dale Henderson (Technical & Operations Manager) –

Applications close Monday 18th July 2022, at 23:55pm.

Apply here.

Our selection process may include behavioural interview(s), psychometric and ability assessments, reference checks and pre-employment screening. Sounds scary but it’s not…

Tauranga City Council will not accept applications or contact from any placement service, temporary staffing agency or professional recruiter for this vacancy. If/ where Tauranga City Council requires the support of an agency to fulfill a vacancy, we will seek this support from our network of Agencies. We ask that you please do not contact Tauranga City Council or any of its employees regarding vacancies. Tauranga City Council will not be responsible for, and will not pay, any commissions, fees or other payments related to such unsolicited contact.