Ballet Ireland, The National Ballet of Ireland seeks a Production/Stage Manager for it’s up-coming season of The Nutcracker. The contract position will be part-time from October 29th 2018 – December 23rd 2018

Job Description
Position: Technical /Stage Manager
Status: October 29th 2018 – December 23rd 2018
Salary: Notified upon application

Key Responsibilities (include but are not limited to):
• Providing all the technical assistance needed for touring by Ballet Ireland, including get in/out, stage setup, strike and management of operation of sound, lighting for all performances.
• Supporting the Set Designer where necessary with preproduction. Including managing, sourcing and assembling equipment where necessary including electrical, lighting, sound, staging.
• Supporting the LD and re-lighter as required
• Ensuring the stage set up for daily company ballet class
• Ensuring a smooth running technical show
• Preparation of Risk assessments for performances
• Communicate all LX plans and riders to theatres as required.
• Performing any additional duties as required.

Qualifications and Experience Essential:
• Minimum of 5 years’ experience.
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills and positive attitude.
• Strong organisational skills and an ability to work on one’s own initiative in a pressurised environment.
• Display a high degree of initiative with a creative approach to problem solving and be highly self-motivated with an excellent eye for detail.
• Experience of programming and operating ETC lighting consoles (Eos, Ion and Element), Q-Lab show control software and good understanding of PC and Mac operating software.

Letters of application accompanied by an up to date CV should be sent to or by post to Director Anne Maher, Ballet Ireland, Agher, Summerhill, Co.Meath by 5pm September 28th 2018

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Date Posted: 13 September 2018
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