Site Electrician/Technician

We are looking for a Site Electrician/Technician to join us for our 2017 summer tour.  Some of the main responsibilities include: Assisting with rig and de rig of the circus tent, setting up the electrics for the circus living quarters and maintaining it to ensure all caravans have electric, removal, storage and safe transportation of all site electric cables, cable and plug maintenance and repair, ensuring generator is fuelled and switched on and off daily at the appropriate times, some aspects of caravan electrics, supervising the show's sound and lighting operator.  The successful applicant must be proactive, a problem solver, excellent communicator, must be able to work under own initiative and as part of a team directed by others and will live on site with the circus for the duration of the tour.  Accommodation and some meals provided.  10thApril to 1st October 2017.

Junior Technician

We are looking for a Junior Technician for our 2017 show, assisting both the Tent and Site Technicians during the tour and rehearsal period. Some qualifications in sound/lighting operation and electrics required, however training will be given so willingness to learn is key!  The successful applicant must be proactive and an excellent communicator. Accommodation and some meals provided.  10thApril to 1st October 2017.

Tent Technician

Giffords Circus is looking for a show Light & Sound Technician/Operator for our 2017 summer tour.  Some of the main responsibilities include: working with the lighting designer, sound designer and director during rehearsals, rig and de rig of the sound and lighting with the move team on tour, working with the Site Technician during the tour to maintain the sound and lighting standards, operating the sound and lighting during the shows.  The successful applicant must be proactive, a problem solver, excellent communicator, must be able to work under own initiative and as part of a team directed by others and will live on site with the circus for the duration of the tour.  Accommodation and some meals provided.  10thApril to 1st October 2017.