Vacancy – Technical Manager THE VAULTS®

Technical Manager THE VAULTS®

THE VAULTS® is a new premium visitor attraction opening in Thomas Street, Dublin in March 2018. We’re looking for a brilliant Technical Manager with a passion and understanding of live performance with a proven track record of technical management.


Using your expertise and excellent interpersonal skills, you will be responsible for the smooth running of all technical aspects of the show and venue.

Present for the technical installation, commissioning and show rehearsal stages, your experience and expert knowledge of the functioning of all our systems will place you at the heart of thousands of successful performances. Highly motivated, flexible and discreet, you will work on your own initiative as part of a team and thrive on working to performance deadlines. You must have a creative approach to problem solving in a pressurised live show environment.



To oversee the operation and maintenance of all technical equipment, lighting, sound, special effects and cueing system, managed the ETC Paradigm Show Server.

As a key part of the production team, you will undertake any other duties in order to ensure the smooth running of the show and venue at all times. Your calm, speedy response in the case of equipment failure during performance will be crucial to the success of the experience.

Throughout the venue, you will be highly familiar with our mechanical and electrical installations and general IT infrastructure and maintain these.

Working closely with the visitor experience team, you will plan and coordinate all technical requirements for corporate events  at which you may be in attendance.

You will create and maintain an asset register of all technical equipment in the venue.

You will advise on general repairs and renewals and be responsible for building good working relationships with our equipment suppliers and specialist consultants, SLAs etc.

You will manage and supervise all use of production equipment by employees, visitors and trainees.



Third level technical or technical theatre qualification or equivalent

Proven track record of venue technical management, lighting, sound, AV or production management for live performance.

Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.

Experience of initiating processes and procedures to resolve new problems, anticipating difficulties and identifying practical ways of overcoming or preventing them.

Knowledge of Health and Safety requirements.

Proven experience of good time management.


Please forward current CV and cover letter to

Situation Vacant – QLX Lighting Ltd Warehouse Technician – full time position

QLX Lighting are seeking a self-motivated individual to join their warehouse team.
They will be responsible for inspecting and cleaning all equipment upon return from rentals, configuring equipment for client rental, pulling and loading and unloading of equipment and its associated check-in and storage.

Closing date 03rd November 2017


How to apply and more details of the role can be found on our job page here

Situation Vacant – QLX Lighting Ltd General Manager – (Maternity Leave Cover)

QLX Lighting are looking to hire a General Manager to cover the current General Manager who will be taking maternity leave from January 1st 2018 for 6 months.
There will be a cross over period from mid-November 2017.

The General Manager is responsible for specific aspects of the day-to-day administration and financial management of the company. This senior role ensures that the majority of the decisions and arrangements affecting the company, and in particular the successful delivery of services, are made and agreed in good time and within budget.
A key member of the team, the General Manager reports to the Company Directors and leads on the following areas of responsibility: Client Relations, Sales, Financial Management, and Operations Management.

More information on the role can be found on our jobs page here

Closing date for applications is Friday 06th October at 5pm

Interviews to be held Mid October

Applications with cover letter to be sent to


Project is currently seeking a Technical Manager to work as part of its Production team which comprises a Production Manager, Technical Manager and two House Technicians.
The Technical Manager will report to the Production Manager and General Manager and is responsible for providing technical support to all visiting groups, companies, artists and individuals in the presentation of Project’s Artistic Programme.
Experience in the theatre environment is essential and in the Visual Arts environment is beneficial.


More information can be found here

Applications should be sent to Joseph Collins, Production Manager at by 5.00pm on Friday 1 September – please include the
reference Technical Manager on your application.

Applicants should supply a letter of interest in the job, including personal strengths,
what specifically you might bring to Project Arts Centre’s Production Department, and
a C.V. with details of your experience to date.

Situation Vacant – Technical Officer – The Samuel Beckett Theatre, Trinity College Dublin

A  position as Technical Officer in The Samuel Beckett Theatre, Trinity College Dublin is available.

Post Title: Technical Officer
Post Status: 2 Year Fixed Term Contract (Part-time, 66%)
Department/Faculty: The Department of Drama, School of Creative Arts Trinity College Dublin, the University of Dublin
Location: The Samuel Beckett Theatre, Samuel Beckett Centre, The Department of Drama, School of Creative Arts, Trinity College Dublin, the University of Dublin College Green, Dublin 2, Ireland
Reports to: Technical Director and Head of Department, The Department of Drama, Samuel Beckett Centre
Salary: This appointment will be made on the Technical Officer Salary Scale at a point in line with Government Pay Policy.
Closing Date: 12 Noon on Tuesday, 27th June 2017

Full job description can be found on our jobs page here

Gaiety Theatre are looking for a Technical Manager

The Gaiety Theatre are looking for a Technical Manager.

The Gaiety Theatre, one of Dublin’s much loved institutions, is a year-round commercial receiving house in the heart of the city. Built in 1871, this beautifully ornate Matcham style Theatre is host to a variety of genres. There have been extensive refurbishments carried out, with the most recent being in 2007 with a double purchase counterweight flying system amongst many other improvements to the Back of House and Stage. The Gaiety Theatre seeks a Technical Manager to oversee and manage the Technical team and department.

For a full job description and details of how to apply visit our job page here

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