Edinburgh Fringe 2022 - Senior Technicians

Senior Technicians – Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2022

Fixed Term Contract: 31st July – 30th August 2022

Underbelly are looking for Senior Technicians to work with us at Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2022.

Job Purpose

Our technical team are the backbone of venues, setting up and operating all the equipment for our performance spaces, looking after all of our visiting companies, and keeping the place running. The Senior Technicians oversee and assist across multiples venues within one site.

To be a part of the team you should have strong skills with sound and lighting equipment, as well as be comfortable liaising with visiting companies. You will be the venue technicians’ first port of call, so require a good general technical knowledge and problem solving abilities. You will love to welcome shows, as well as thrive on taking a leadership role and encouraging other technicians. You should be friendly, good with people, be organised and able to communicate confidently, and be a part of the crew that makes the Fringe happen. Part of being a Senior Technician is also to be part of the get-in and get-out crew in setting up the venues so a great team work ethic is essential.


Dates of work are approximately 31st July – 30th August 2022.

Rate of pay is £13.00/hr.  You will be working on a rota with another Senior Technician. You will get a minimum of 2 days off but should be available to work for the entire period.

Underbelly is committed to reducing its environmental impacts in its everyday operations. We are also committed to maintaining the open-access policy of Underbelly. We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome applications from all sectors of the community. We expect employees to support these commitments and to assist in their realisation.

We regret that we will only be able to reply to shortlisted candidates.

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