Technicians (x3)

Fixed term

Capital Theatres are recruiting for three technicians to join our team: 

Technician Electrics/Sound (Fixed Term Contract)
Technician Flying (Fixed Term Contract)
Technician Stage (Fixed Term Contract)

Capital Theatres is the largest independent theatre operator in Scotland, managing the Festival and King’s Theatres and The Studio in Edinburgh.  We  are delighted to be able to offer these opportunities to join our technical team.  These three positions are fixed term until the end of August 2022 when the King’s redevelopment project will start.

The Technical Department is multi-skilled, and you will work across disciplines to deliver high quality technical support and stage craft activities for productions, presentations and events at our venues in line with our vision, mission and values.  We are looking for specialist areas of expertise in: Electrics/Sound, Stage and Flying.

Closing date 9am on Monday 27th September 2021, interviews w/c 4th October 2021


How to Apply

Download the Job Description for the role you wish to apply for:

Technician Electrics/Sound 
Technician Flying 
Technician Stage 

Applications to be submitted using this form.  Please also include two references (Referees will not be approached unless the job is offered).

An ‘Equal opportunities monitoring form’ and ‘Additional information form’ should also be returned with your application. 

Applications must be received before 9am on Monday 27 September 2021.

Interviews for the post will be held as appropriate – local applicants in person in the Festival Theatre, and others by Zoom if remote, during the week commencing Monday 4th October. Please note that the interview date(s) has been specifically chosen according to the availability of the panel. You are advised to keep this date free if you are interested in this vacancy. We are unable to reschedule interviews.

If you wish to apply and if you have any questions or queries, please do not hesitate to contact


We regret that if you have not heard from us within three weeks of the closing date your application, in this instance, has been unsuccessful.