Theatre Technician

The Lyric Theatre are currently seeking a Theatre Technician who will be a key member of the theatre team, and will assist in the technical management of all productions for the Lyric Theatre.

Purpose of the post

Theatre Technician is a key member of the theatre team and will assist in the technical management of all productions for Lyric Theatre as well as contribute to the planning of productions in the theatre


The post will attract a salary of up to £24,145 per annum for an exceptional candidate.


The position is permanent and full-time. The notice period is 1 month.

Working week

The standard working week will be 43 hours over 6 days however due to the nature of this position a significant degree of flexibility is required from the post holder to meet the demands of the theatre’s production schedule.

It is recognised that there may be circumstances where the amount of hours outside of a normal working week becomes excessive. In those circumstances time off in lieu may be granted at the discretion of the line manager. Evening and weekend is an inherent part of this job. Time off in lieu will be granted for any work done on a statutory holiday.

Reporting to

Head of Production and Technical Manager

Responsible for

The post holder will be responsible assisting in the delivery of all aspects of the technical elements of productions and events taking place in the Theatre in conjunction with the Technical Manager.

To apply

Please submit your CV along with a covering letter demonstrating how you meet the essential criteria and desirable criteria (if applicable), together with an Equality Monitoring form to  or The Monitoring Officer, Lyric Theatre, 55 Ridgeway Street, Belfast, BT9 5FB.

Applications will be considered and reviewed as and when received, until the position has been filed.

Job Description Theatre Technician Lyric Theatre (pdf)

Lyric Theatre Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form 1 (docx)

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