The Mac – Technician – closing 16 May

The MAC are now seek to make the following appointment:

Job Role: Technician
Contract: Permanent Full-time
Salary: £22,183 per annum based on a 37.5-hour week (over 7 days)

Essential Criteria

  • Educated to GCSE Grade C or equivalent in English & Maths
  • Practical and operational professional experience in at least one of the following areas within the entertainments industry:
  • Live Audio Systems + Control
  • Lighting Systems + Control
  • Technical Stage or Production Management

Desirable Criteria

  • First Aid Training
  • At least two years’ experience working with a professional performing arts/ live event production company
  • ETC Eos training (and actual working knowledge) to Level 3 standard

Thank you for your interest in this role, for further details please go to the careers section of the MAC website and download an application pack.

To apply

  • Please send your CV and a one-page covering letter of no more than 500 words outlining your experience and suitability for the post.
  • Referees – please include the names, addresses, email, phone number and occupations of two people, not related to you, to whom references may be obtained. One of your referees must be your current or most recent employer.
  • A completed equal opportunity monitoring form which can be downloaded from the career section of the MAC website

Please send your CV, equal opportunities form and covering letter to or post your application to the HR and Admin Officer, The MAC, 10 Exchange Street West, Belfast, BT1 2NJ.

The closing date for receipt of applications for the above post is 12 noon on Monday 16 May 2022. Interviews will take place Monday 23 May & Tuesday 24 May 2022.

The applicants who fit the specifications outlined above most closely will be shortlisted for interview, so please make sure you tell us everything relevant on your CV. We reserve the right to enhance the criteria to aid short listing.

Please note that we are unable to consider any applications which are received after the deadline. If you cannot make an offered interview time, we may not be able to give you an alternative. If you have not heard from us by 23 May 2022, please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer.

We particularly welcome applications from Black and Global Majority, disabled and LGBTQI+ candidates who are under-represented across the sector.

The closing date for receipt of applications for the above post is 12 noon on Monday 16 May 2022

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New Belfast Community Arts Initiative trading as Community Arts Partnership is a registered charity (XR 36570) and a company limited by guarantee (Northern Ireland NI 37645).Registered with The Charity Commission as New Belfast Community Arts Initiative - NIC105169.