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Job ad: AEG Eventim Apollo – Assistant Technical Manager (London)

By | Published on Tuesday 31 July 2018

Eventim Apollo

AEG is one of the leading sports and entertainment businesses in the world. AEG, owns, controls or is affiliated with over 120 international entertainment venues around the globe.

AEG Presents, part of AEG, owns the Eventim Apollo, Hammersmith one of London’s major live entertainment venues and one of the UK’s largest and best-preserved original theatres. We host a number of music, comedy and entertainment events each year.

Eventim Apollo are recruiting an Assistant Technical Manager to support and in the absence of the Technical Manager oversee the Technical aspects of a production from start to finish. You will also keep the stage and backstage area functioning in accordance with Health & Safety guidelines.

You will check all venue technical specification/information sheets are accurate and up to date; ensure that a specific ‘technical rider’ is generated for every event following discussions with the relevant artists/production staff and ensure Production Managers & Promoter Reps attend security briefings and sign venue show stop procedure documents.

You will also organise stage crew and additional equipment as and when required for events and undertake maintenance and preventative maintenance on all of the venues technical equipment and ensure everything is in good working order for every event.

Ideally you will have experience in a similar role; hold NEBOSH health and safety certification and possess an understanding of maintenance and repairs including basic fabrication, plastering & decorating, and plumbing. We are looking someone who is passionate about doing a good job and getting it right first time.

With experience of management of contractors and external labour, you will have a proven ability to work effectively as part of a team and to establish good professional relationships with both internal and external stakeholders.

We are looking for a positive team player who is organised, committed and flexible in their approach to work. You must be able to work under pressure, multi-task and prioritise your work and be able to cover the large number of events we stage each year.

AEG is an exciting and innovative place to work, and offers a competitive package, including company pension, training and development and the chance to be part of a fast moving and exciting organisation.

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Closing date Sunday 12 Aug 2018