Theatre Technician (Wyllyotts, Potters Bar)

Location Wyllyotts Theatre, Potters Bar
Salary £15,616 - £18, 901 pa (depending on age and experience)
Hours Full Time (39 hours per week)
Closing date Wednesday 3rd July 2019
Job Description Wyllyotts-Theatre-Technician-June-2019.pdf

INSPIREALL are a charity that have a reputation for delivering energising and motivating leisure and family support services across Hertfordshire and Buckinghamshire for communities to achieve rewarding and active lifestyles.

Wyllyotts is a very busy 420 seat multi-purpose venue with a strong dedicated management team

We need a Technician with some venue experience to assist with our busy film programme, amateur hires and one night performances, pantomime run and the occasional conference.

Reporting directly to the Technical Manager you will assist with the get-ins/outs for touring shows; assist with fit ups for week long hires; learn to programme cinema; meet with hirers; programme lighting and operate sound for shows and assist with general maintenance in the building. After training you will sometimes act for the Duty Technician for live events.

It is essential that you have some previous technical experience in a live entertainment venue and a good understanding of the basic operation of sound and lighting equipment.  The ideal candidate will be versed in the relevant Health and Safety legislation the importance of risk assessments in the work place. You will have completed some formal technical training either in the workplace or at college.

Wyllyotts will invest in further training for the right candidate. The outgoing candidate has been promoted within InspireAll and there is the opportunity to be involved in all aspects of this busy theatre.

This post includes shifts and weekend working and may sometimes involve working extra hours for which lieu time is given.

 Working for INSPIREALL your staff benefits will include:

  • FREE use of our gyms, swimming pools and classes (T & C apply)
  • REDUCED Fitness membership for family and friends
  • DISCOUNTS on Nursery places and children’s activities
  • FREE Cinema and Theatre tickets at Wyllyotts Theatre
  • GENEROUS holiday entitlement
  • Employee of the Quarter and Long Service Awards
  • Excellent training opportunities and career progression

Closing date: Wednesday 3rd July 2019

For an informal chat about this position please contact Harry Donohoe, Technical Manager on 01707 660067 or email


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