As the world’s leading Venue Management Company, ASM Global brings entertainment, excitement and opportunity to millions of people across the world.
York Barbican is the largest entertainment venue in the area, attracting major touring concerts, comedy, sporting shows and corporate events. Offering over 200 events and welcoming over 130,000 visitors each year.
The casual technician will work closely with the senior technician on an event day, working closely with clients, production personnel and the wider venue team. The successful candidate will assist in the preparation and running of all events from load in until load out, ensuring compliance with venue health and safety policies and regulations and industry best practice.
The casual technician will provide physical and technical support in the venue, preparing the space for the arrival of all events. The successful candidate will set up and pack down sound, lighting, staging and other AV equipment. They will complete room set ups as required which will involve moving seating, staging and furniture which will involve heavy lifting, sometimes overnight. They may be also required to operate a follow-spot or work backstage for performances.
Successful applicants will be invited to join our casual database, giving them the opportunity to sign up for events-based shifts. This is a casual, event-based vacancy and will include working weekends and unsociable hours.
Whilst experience is desired, full on the job training will be provided for all successful candidates.
Rates of pay are between £9.47 and £10.09 per hour (inclusive of holiday pay)
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