Technical Production Assistant - Vacancy

Job type

Fixed term

Closing date:

Monday 15 April 2019, 10am

EEA is looking for a creative and highly organised individual with proven experience in a similar role. The Technical Production Assistant will work closely with the Senior Production Manager and team of Creative Producers to ensure the smooth running of EEA’s spectacular outdoor events and ensure they are delivered in a professional manner to a high standard. The role would include a period of training with the Senior Production Manager on the workings of some of EEA’s unique creations, use of pyrotechnics, fireworks and fire and the writing of schedules and risk assessments.

Key Activities

  • To support the technical team on the safe provision of all technical aspects relating to EEA’s productions and events
  • To support the onsite delivery of EEA’s events including carnivals and parades, fireworks displays and large scale outdoor productions
  • To Support EEA’s designers and artists in the realisation of their work to a high level
  • To assist the Senior Production Manager in implementing and inputting to working practices and procedures

Terms and Conditions

Salary: £23,000 - £25,000 per annum pro rata, dependent on experience

Contract: Part time, based on 3 days per week, fixed term until 31 March 2020. This is a flexible working days contract and evening and weekend work is required. This is a new role and we hope to make it permanent in the future.

Pension: Auto-enrolment in company pension scheme with 3% employer contribution and 5% employee contribution.

Holiday: The employee shall be entitled to 22 days holiday per year (pro rata) increasing by one day per full year of employment up to a maximum of 30 days, plus (pro rata) statutory, public holidays. Holiday entitlement will be accrued according to the length of time served.

Making an Application

Please send a copy of your CV, a completed Equality and Diversity monitioring form, and a cover letter, outlining your interest in the position and how you feel you meet the person specification, via email to [email protected] Your cover letter should be no longer than two sides of A4 paper.

Please use the following as the subject heading for your email – Technical Production Assistant APPLICATION

The deadline for applications is Monday 15 April 2019, 10am. Any applications received after this point will not be considered.

Emergency Exit Arts is committed to equal opportunities and values diversity in our workforce. We’re committed to making reasonable adjustments in the recruitment process. There is space to tell us about any access requirements on the Equality and Diversity monitoring form and we will always do our best to make reasonable adjustments. If you need any of the application documents in a different format or need support with your application, please get in touch with us on [email protected] or 020 8853 4809.

Application pack

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