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A Brilliant Stage Manager Opportunity On A 5* Cruise Liner!
  • Location: An AMAZING 5* Cruise Ship!! FABULOUS, Cruise Ships / Offshore
  • Contract type: Permanent
  • Salary: $3000US per month worked TAX FREE!!
Job Description:
Hi and hope you are well today.

I am really delighted to introduce a FABULOUS new OPPORTUNITY which I think is GREAT. I hope you don’t mind me sharing it with you. I wanted to ensure you DON’T MISS OUT.

Here are the EXCITING BITS:

• Role: Stage Manager
• Company: A 5* Cruise Liner
• Website: On application
• Salary: $3000US per month worked
• Rotation: 7 months on and 2 months off
• Berthing: Shared with one other person
• Reporting to: The Cruise Director & Assistant Cruise Director
• Start date: Soon!
• JD: Full JD on application
• Required: US C1/D visa, medical and STCW certificates too

STCW 95 includes the following certificate requirements:
1. BST Part 1: Fire Prevention & Fire Fighting (STCW Reg VI/1 para 1 & Sec A-VI/1 para 2.1.2)
2. BST Part 2: Personal Survival Techniques (STCW Reg VI/1 para 1 & Sec A-VI/1 para 2.1.1)
3. BST Part 3: Personal Safety & Social Responsibilities (STCW Reg VI/1 para 1 & Sec A-VI/1 para 2.1.4)
4. BST Part 4: Elementary First Aid (STCW Reg VI/1 para 1 & Sec A-VI/1 para 2.1.3
5. Crowd Management Training (STCW A-V/2)
6. Certificate of Proficiency in Security Awareness (STCW Reg VI/6, Para 1 & sec A-VI/6 para 4)
7. Crisis Management and Human Behaviour (STCW reg V/2, para 6 & Sec A-V/2 para 3)
Role Overview
• Sets up and operates sound equipment for assigned shows
• Sets up backline equipment and instrument microphones.
• Programs sound computer / console during technical rehearsals as assigned.
• Performs speaker / equipment check before each show.
• Ensures that show set-up is complete and exact.
• Ensures that design integrity and performance quality are maintained through the run of the shows.
• Is ready to mic an actor wirelessly if the need arises.
• Management and scheduling of Technical team
• Liaises with cast Company manger to decide on appropriate rehearsal times
• Maintains a show report log for each performance.
• Assists with the maintenance of audio equipment.
• Wires special sound projects.
• Hangs / rigs speakers in all theatres.
• Communicates in a clear, concise and timely manner with Stage Manager and other departments.
• Possesses the ability to trouble shoot and communicate to provide information to resolve issues.
• Has organizational and operational skills including inventory, scheduling, maintenance,
• cleaning, storage, distribution and coordination.
• Is on time for all set-ups, show call, meetings and work calls.
• Maintains cleanliness and order in all sound areas.
• Participates in special events by assisting with sound needs
• Sends a voyage report to the Cruise Director of any technical issues in any of the venues onboard or areas that require attention

YOU The Brilliant Stage Manager
• You will currently be (or very recently) a Stage Manager from a great cruise liner!
• You will have your past 2 evaluations from your current company to present with your resume on applicaton.
• Bachelor’s degree with a concentration in technical theatre is preferred but not required. Equivalency of experience, training and education in audio electronics will be considered in lieu of degree
• A minimum of 2 years of professional experience in which strong knowledge of audio electronics (specifically sound playback and live mixing) and basic wiring skills have been applied is required.
• Operational knowledge of YAMAHA CL SERIES and YAMAHA LS-9 digital consoles
• Operational knowledge of the SHURE UHFR & ULXD microphone systems.
• Enthusiastic crew member
• Strong command of English
• Operational knowledge of MAC & PC computers, navigation, file management, etc
• Basic knowledge of the LEVEL 53 QLAB software
• Basic knowledge of the AUDINATE DANTE software.
• Basic knowledge of the concepts of DANTE AUDIO NETWORKING.
• Must have the ability to stand, kneel or crouch for long periods of time.

If this really great opportunity is for you and you match the requested work history and background for the role, please send me your up to date and professional CV.

Kindly ensure it has all of your contact details clearly listed with the correct telephone numbers on too!

I am here to help should you have any questions and I look forward to supporting your application. Should you need to contact me at any time, please feel free.

Best Regards


Russ Simove

Excite Recruitment
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