Theatre Technician

  • Job Reference: 00026542-1
  • Date Posted: 1 February 2024
  • Recruiter: OnFife
  • Location: Fife
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: £25,829 to £28,251 (£13.76 – £15.05 per hour plus enhanced rates of £1
  • Sector: Temp, Interim & Seasonal, Venue, Attraction, Travel and Entertainment, Tours and Visitor Attractions
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Contract Type: Permanent (Casual option is also available)
Salary: £25,829 to £28,251 (£13.76 – £15.05 per hour plus enhanced rates of £18.34 – £20.06 per hour payable for evenings after 8pm and weekends)
Grade: FC05
Hours: 36 hours per week with regular evening and weekend hours required (Part-time and casual hours are also available)
Locations: Various: Lochgelly Centre, Adam Smith Theatre & Rothes Halls, Carnegie Hall
Job Reference: ON000461

The Role

We have an exciting opportunity for a Technician to join our team within our Theatres. Your days and hours of working will flex to meet the business needs, and this will include regular weekend and evening work across our venues throughout Fife. There will also be the opportunity for regular additional hours due to our varied theatre and events programme.

You'll work as part of a team responsible for lighting design, sound production, stage management and event coordination within a theatre and conference centre environment within our venues. Equipment maintenance and staff management of casual team members are also integral to the role.

The full job description can be found on our current vacancies page on our website.

About You

You will have previous technical experience ideally from a theatre background, and you will be able to demonstrate knowledge and working abilities across lighting, sound and AV. Flexibility will be required and access to transport is necessary, as there will be travel throughout the region to provide cover at all venues in OnFife.

About Us

We are OnFife and as Fife's largest cultural organisation we specialise in making jaws drop, hearts warm, eyes light up and imaginations run wild.  We work with a huge range of partners, artists and creatives and our spaces are some of Fife's favourite places. An ambitious leadership-oriented charity, we're built on strong values, and those values make us who we are – Fearless, Inviting, Fair and Exciting.

As an employer, we offer a local government pension scheme, generous holiday allowance and flexible working opportunities. If you need to travel for work, we can provide pool cars if you're near head office or pay travel expenses so you are not out of pocket! Along with this, you can also access discounted gym/swim memberships and other employee benefits.

How to Apply

If you would like to find out more information about this role before applying or to enquire about part-time or casual options, please contact Ayesha Nickson, Venue Manager. Contact details can be found on our current vacancies page on our website.

When you're ready to apply, please download and complete an application form along with an equal opportunities form and return these to

Applications will be assessed regularly and interviews arranged as required.

OnFife is an equal opportunities employer.

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