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freelance Just the Tonic Venue Tech Positions.

at Just The Tonic (Anywhere)

Just The Tonic are seeking enthusiastic freelance Venue technicians for the Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2018.

We have had a presence at the Fringe for over 10 years, this year will be Just The Tonic's biggest and best programme ever. We will have over 140 shows in 16 different venues. Our programme this year will cover every type of live performance from comedy, improv, theatre and drama.

The Dates for this position are from July 29th to August 29th. You must be able to commit fully to all dates. The pay is competitive.

Most of our positions will be all day as you will be the sole responsible technician for your venue, however, we do now have a few half day (4pm to midnight-ish) positions available as well.

Your responsibilities will include:
Assisting with set up and pack down of all our venues and spaces.
Operating lights and sound for our shows.
Maintaining all equipment in your room.
Maintaining all health and safety standards.
Working with front of house staff to ensure shows start and end on time.
Various other reasonable requests from the management team.
Other supporting admin tasks
Reporting any faults or problems to management.

Who we are looking for;
You must be competent using basic lighting and sound equipment
Excellent problem solving skills
Ability to work independently without direction or oversight.
Keep calm under pressure
High Attention to detail
Have a “can do” attitude and not afraid to get stuck in.

To clarify, this position is for a Venue technician and not for an individual show. If you cannot commit to all of the dates and times above then the position is not for you.

If you would like to apply for one of our positions or would like some more information please email a CV and cover letter to with subject Ref: Edinburgh 2018 Tech Application.

We look forward to hearing from you.

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Published at 28-03-2018
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