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Technical Recruitment Pool

(seasonal and temporary contracts)

The Edinburgh International Festival demands high standards in all areas of its work, and this is especially true from its Technical Department. Our dedicated, expert technicians, with a can-do attitude, work across the city’s venues delivering technical excellence to our visiting companies, which has become synonymous with the International Festival.

The Edinburgh International Festival is welcoming applications to our Technical recruitment pool in all areas of:

• AV
• Carpentry
• Lighting
• Stage crew
• Stage Management
• Sound
• Wardrobe
• Wigs and Make up

We want you to help us deliver this unparalleled celebration of the performing arts, which brings some of the most exciting and creative artists working today, to audiences from around the world. 

The Festival runs for three weeks in August (7-31 August 2020) and we would expect all individuals to commit to being available throughout this period as well as a week either side for build and break. Please note that The Edinburgh International Festival will only be able to recruit for our seasonal and temporary technical roles from the pool.  

Download the full job description here

The deadline for submission to the pool is Tuesday 14 April. 
Successful candidates will be contacted shortly after regarding available opportunities for the 2020 Edinburgh International Festival.