Blackpool Grand Theatre

Current Vacancies

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Blackpool’s Grand Theatre strives to reflect the full breadth of its local community in its workforce. Our recruitment process ensures that all job applications are treated equally, regardless of; age, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, race, ethnicity, religion or belief, or any other equality characteristic.

 

That said, Blackpool’s Grand encourage applications from people from black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds, as these groups are currently under-represented in the arts as a sector.

 

We publish all job vacancies on this page and via our social media (Twitter and Facebook). A small selection of positions may be advertised in relevant trade/industry media.

 

Our current vacancies are listed below, together with job descriptions and application forms.

 

The list is regularly updated, so please return if we do not have a vacancy that interests you at this current time.

 

Got a question? look at our Recruitment FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions).

 

 

Current Vacancies.

Maintenance Manager

competitive salary and benefits dependent on experience

(7-days a week operation, including weekends, evenings, and bank holidays)

 

Maintenance Assistant

Casual Contract – £9.50phr (min16-hrs week)

(7-days a week operation, including weekends, evenings, and bank holidays)

 

We are recruiting to our Building Services team that maintains our beautiful Grade II*-listed theatre. Every day is different with a variety of jobs and challenges – and, of course – a friendly bunch of people to work with.

 

There are two roles: a full-time Maintenance Manager that may suit a time-served tradesperson like an electrician or plumber; and a part-time Maintenance Assistant who will be capable of carrying out running repairs on a range of equipment and materials.

 

Full Job Descriptions are available here along with an application form. But hurry – applications close on Friday 28 January 2022!

 

Maintenance Manager Job DescriptionMaintenance Assistant Job Description

 

Application Form

 

 

Sales Officer (Counter/Phone)

Immediate start

Casual Contract (Short term November ’21 to January ’22) – £9.50phr

(7-days a week operation, including weekends, evenings, and bank holidays)

 

The primary purpose of the role is to provide a welcoming, efficient, knowledgeable, and friendly service on our sales counter to customers and business visitors. Promoting the Grand Theatre and its programme of shows/events, selling tickets over the phone for a wide range of live entertainment events including, theatre, opera, musicals, dance, music, comedy, whilst providing excellent customer service (counter and phone).

 

We currently have a number of vacancies available with an immediate start for Casual Sales Officers. Successful candidates will join our busy inbound sales team acting as the first point of telephone contact for the customer by processing transactions using the computerised box office systems. The roles will be based primarily on-site at our Church Street, Blackpool office.

This is an excellent opportunity for candidates who have a real passion and enthusiasm for live entertainment. The ideal candidates will have experience of providing excellent customer service and experience of working with computerised sales systems, although full training will be given previous customer service experience is essential. The roles will include evening and weekend shifts.

 

For more information please download the recruitment pack. To apply for this position please send your CV and a cover letter (as a word document) to box@blackpoolgrand.co.uk

 

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