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Senior General Technician

Title: Senior General Technician
Location: Cruiseliner/International
Salary: £highly competitive DOE
Start Date: ASAP
Date Posted: 03/20/2019
Reference No.: VR652

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We are looking for a Senior General Technician to join our crew. You will be responsible for:

- Operating technical equipment including sound and light
- General maintenance on all technical equipment
- Technical stage set ups and pack downs.
- Managing sound, light, in all areas where entertainment is provided (including 2nd lounges, decks, corridors, restaurants, and bars)
-Provide technical support for the setup and running of productions, manage and maintain performance and technical equipment and also provide appropriate production support.

Skills and Qualifications required

The ideal candidate will bring the following skills, qualifications and experience:
- A technical qualification is preferable
- Experience working on either a cruise ship or within a theatre production is desirable
- Comply with safe working practices including but not limited to working at height, manual handling, electrical safety and COSHH.
- Experience in training and organising personal development for team members to gain experience in other technical areas
- Flexible working hours
- Organisation is key; weekly reports, technical updates, risk assessments, health and safety checks.
- Must be able to work well with others. You will be part of our technical team alongside our entertainment production team and guest entertainers
- Good level of English, reading and writing
- Basic understanding of electrical safety both with 220V EU & 110V USA electrical systems.
- Preferably experience working either on a cruise ship or theatre production
- Previous managerial ability
- Basic understanding of electrical safety both with 220V EU & 110V USA electrical systems.
- Sound knowledge of sound and lighting desks etc.
- Be able to maintain technical equipment and report back to SMT.

To apply, please send a covering letter and CV to:

Please use 'Application Ref: TaylorPhillips VR652' in your email subject.

The Company

Peel Talent specialise in hiring guest acts, multi-talented teams of performers, entertainment and children’s hosts, technicians, bands and musicians – to name just a few – for a variety of live entertainment jobs worldwide both Guest Act work and long-term contracts.

We have lots of exciting opportunities for personal and technical development - our Technicians are responsible for ensuring the entire operation runs as smoothly as possible during our award-winning entertainment on board our worldwide fleet of British Cruise Ships. PEEL are currently recruiting for experienced; Stage Manager, Senior General Technicians, General Technicians, Backstage Technicians, Lighting Technicians, Sound Technicians, DJ/AV Technicians, DJ, Broadcast Technicians & Digital Content Technicians.

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