Technician/Senior Technician

The Place is a world-renowned dance organisation. We present more than 120 performances a year in one of Europe’s busiest dance theatres and support choreographers to create new dance works by commissioning and producing shows that are seen in London, across the UK and all over the world. 

We have a slate of exciting projects for the remained of 2021 and into 2022 and we are currently looking for a new Technician/Senior Technician to join our Technical Team working at the Robin Howard Dance Theatre at The Place.

The Technician and Senior Technician will report directly to the Technical Manager or its Deputy and have responsibility for the maintenance, operation and control of all lighting, sound and AV equipment used within the theatre. They will be required to supervise and lead shifts in accordance with relevant legislation and working practices and to assist companies presenting work in the theatre with their technical requirements.  

With the Technical Team, this new Technician/Senior Technician will help ensure that productions in the theatre, and those produced by The Place are realised to the highest possible professional technical standards and to offer ongoing artist support. 

The Place is committed to equality and diversity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Disabled candidates and those from ethnically diverse backgrounds who meet the essential criteria for a role will be guaranteed an interview as they are underrepresented in our workforce.   

Full details can be found in the candidate pack linked below. If you require this pack in a different format please contact jobs@theplace.org.uk.  


Technician: £25,168 per annum for the technician rising to £25,500 upon completion of probation period.

Senior Technician: £28,000 per annum raising to £28,500 upon completion of probation period.

Deadline for applications: Monday 17th January 2022, 12pm (noon).

Interviews: We anticipate that interviews will be held digitally via Microsoft Teams (or another online platform if necessary) week commencing 21st January 2022. 

How to Apply: Please download the application form below and return completed applications to jobs@theplace.org.uk.  

No CVs, no agencies please.  

Please note our offices will be shut from 23 December 2021 to 04 January 2022 inclusive. Applications received during this period will be answered on 05 January 2022 when the office reopens.