Elisabeth Murdoch Hall

Technicians (Casual)

Melbourne Recital Centre – Technicians (Casual)

The Technician role works in close co-operation with the Technical Manager, Technical Coordinator, Concert and Event Managers, Stage Managers and casual staff to assist in affecting the delivery of Melbourne Recital Centre’s schedule of concerts and events to the highest international standard, ensuring a safe environment for all staff and visitors. The core responsibilities include rigging and operation of lighting, sound, audio-visual, projection, staging and orchestral equipment in accordance with qualifications/competencies and maintaining the upkeep and safety of Melbourne Recital Centre equipment.

The successful candidates will have experience and skills in the following;

  • Delivery of live international events such as amplified or acoustic concerts
  • Technical setup and pack down as well as technical operations, is also desirable
  • Working to tight schedules and time frames and still maintaining quality of work
  • Interpreting written, diagrammatic and verbal instruction in stage setups

We are specifically looking for lighting operators (MA), AV operators, FOH & monitor audio engineers and orchestral stage mechanists and turn-around crew.

Successful candidates will also need to be prepared to work irregular hours, including evenings and weekends.


Please email a cover letter, a separate document addressing the essential key selection criteria and your resume to Annabel Storey, Human Resource Advisor at recruitment@melbournerecital.com.au by 12pm Monday 16th September 2019.


If you have any enquiries about the recruitment process or the position, please email recruitment@melbournerecital.com.au

Melbourne Recital Centre is an Equal Opportunity Employer, providing a smoke free and accessible environment.