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We're recruiting for casual technicians

We are Contact.  Fiercely Northern but with an international outlook, we are a theatre and performing arts venue on Manchester’s Oxford Road.  We create and produce our own shows, host tours from some of the best theatre companies in the world and develop the next generation of artists, performers and community leaders.

We work locally, nationally and internationally to provide life-changing opportunities for new creatives to be the next leaders, artists and audiences, and put young people at the heart of everything we do.

We are looking for a range of Technicians to join our casual pool. We’re looking for a wide range of skills in technical theatre and logistics. Reporting to the Production Manager, these roles will support Contact in getting the building ready for performances, recommissioning and help with the wider artistic and commercial programme of events. 

Contact has a long-standing commitment to diversity in its programming, producing, staffing and community engagement.  We actively seek applications from the widest range of people and from all sectors of the community.  Disabled candidates who meet the minimum criteria on the person specification will be guaranteed an interview.

Job Title: Technician

Salary: £10 per hour

Hours: Zero hours contract


Closing date for applications: Monday 26 October 2020 by 10am

Interviews taking place: Wednesday 9 and Thursday 10 December 2020

Please note that only a completed application form will be accepted (download Applying for Jobs at Contact, Recruitment Pack, Inclusion and Diversity Form and Application Form below)

Once you have filled out the application form, please email it to:

Contact is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.  For all successful roles we require an enhanced disclosure and barring certificate as part of our recruitment checks.

Registered Charity No. 501953.