Join Our Team - Casual Technician

Purpose of Job

This is an exciting role within the organisation; you will be part of the team delivering great entertainment across our heritage buildings.

About You

We are looking to appoint committed, enthusiastic and flexible individuals to maintain a smooth running, efficient and safe working environment for all staff and visiting companies.

For full details of the role, please see the job description.

About Us

Leeds Heritage Theatres is a registered charity united by a single cause; to bring people together, create the extraordinary and provide a positive environment in which to entertain and educate.

Our three venues – Leeds Grand Theatre, City Varieties Music Hall and the Hyde Park Picture House – collectively present the very best in live performance, music, comedy and film; drawing audiences of around 350,000 a year from the Leeds city region and beyond.

We’re proud of who we are and what we do. With our combined, unique skills, we make a real difference. We inspire one another. We become stronger. Everyone is welcome to share in this labour of love.

A group of Leeds Grand Theatre staff celebrating the 140th birthday with a Jersey Boys themed cake and giant 140 balloons.

Salary and Benefits

Fixed Term Contract: Casual

Responsible to: Senior Technicians

Responsible for: N/A

Salary: £8.91 per hour in accordance to the BECTU and UK Theatres Agreement

Holiday Entitlement: The Company holiday year runs from 1st April to 31st March. Payment of accrued holiday pay will be at your normal rate and will be paid annually in April.


  • Generous average salary pension scheme
  • Regular staff offers and discounts for our own venues and local businesses
  • Free to use Employee Assistance Programme that supports your health and wellbeing

Notice Period : N/A

Hours: Due to the nature of the role, the hours of work offered to you are variable, and could be on an hourly, daily, weekly or any other basis between the hours of 00:00am and Midnight.

To apply

Please fill out the application elements below and email to with the title of the role you are applying for as the email subject.

Please note that CVs will not be accepted.

The deadline for receipt of applications is Monday 25 October 2021.

Casual Technician Job Description

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