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Performing Arts Technical Design & Delivery Lead - Kaiurungi Hangarau

Job details

Rotorua Lakes Council
7 Dec 2020
Bay of Plenty
Work type
Full time employment
Work classification
Culture & Heritage, Management & Admin, Performing Arts


E te tī e te tā, nau mai piki mai ki tō Te Arawa Waka. He karere he pānui tēnei mō tētehi tunga hou i te Kaunihera o ngā Roto o Rotorua.

Rotorua Lakes Council's Arts & Culture department are in search of a talented and enthusiastic Technical Design & Delivery Lead to join the newly established Performing Arts team, who will work from the new Sir Howard Morrison Performing Arts Centre in Rotorua, New Zealand. This role will lead the design, management and delivery of all technical services and event needs in SHMPAC and other venues. Together, the newly formed team will make Rotorua's unique culture and identity more accessible through a distinctive and aspirational performing arts programme of events.

This newly created position is pivotal to the success of the performing arts in the Rotorua and the wider region, and is an exciting opportunity to be a part of history with the only 1,000 seat in the Bay, opening in February 2022.

Rotorua embodies the spirit of manaakitanga and is the heart of Te Arawa. We aspire to be the centre for Māori culture and contemporary expression, and the performing arts is a vehicle for inspiration, filling the hearts and minds of our people and visitors. Te Kaunihera o nga Roto o Rotorua (Rotorua Lakes Council) is committed to working in partnership with Te Arawa, our local iwi. 

We are looking for someone with experience in managing and delivering high quality, technical services and events. The successful candidate will have strong leadership skills and not be afraid to assist in ground level operations when required. The ability to deliver a high standard of customer service is essential as the vision moves to a customer focused model.

Would you like to be a part of this inspiring vision? Check out the details and send us your application now!


Written by

Neon Logic Agency

20 Nov 2020