Bench Joiner – Fixed term 1 year

Salary – £28,397 plus excellent benefits

Scottish Opera’s scenic construction facility is based in our Production Studios in Glasgow.  It is the leading scenery workshop in Scotland, where all the scenery, costumes and props featured in our productions are created.  We also undertake construction projects and provide scenic services for a range of clients.

We seek to appoint a Bench Joiner who has in-depth experience of working in a carpentry workshop and is able to demonstrate a good understanding, and experience of, stage craft in health and safety and relevant working practices.

We are looking for someone who has good communication and interpersonal skills and who is energetic and resilient.

The role is based at Scottish Opera’s Production Studios, in Glasgow.

Further information is available on the Scottish Opera website www.scottishopera.org.uk.

Applicants should apply in writing to HR Department, Scottish Opera, 39 Elmbank Crescent, Glasgow G2 4PT or email recruitment@scottishopera.org.uk

All applications should include a covering letter and a completed application form. Please note applications without the relevant documents will not be considered. Candidates must be able to demonstrate a pre-existing right to work in the UK as documentary proof will be requested at interview. 

Closing date for applications is Thursday 6 July 2017.

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Scottish Opera strives to be an equal opportunities employer and is subsidised by the Scottish Government.  Registered Number SCO37531. Scottish Charity Number SCO19787

Workshop Supervisor

Salary – £31,341 plus excellent benefits

Scottish Opera’s scenic construction facility is based in our Production Studios in Glasgow.  It is the leading scenery workshop in Scotland, where all the scenery, costumes and props featured in our productions are created.  We also undertake construction projects and provide scenic services for a range of clients.

We seek to appoint a workshop supervisor who will be responsible for creating and overseeing scenic construction.

Our ideal candidate has experience at a senior level within a carpentry workshop and the ability to lead others within this environment. They should be confident devising solutions to technical problems and be able to demonstrate a good understanding, and experience of stage craft, and health and safety within a theatrical context.

We are looking for someone who has excellent communication and interpersonal skills and who is energetic and resilient.

The role is based primarily at Scottish Opera’s Production Studios, but will require travel within Scotland, and some out of hours working.

Further information is available on the Scottish Opera website www.scottishopera.org.uk.

Applicants should apply in writing to HR Department, Scottish Opera, 39 Elmbank Crescent, Glasgow G2 4PT or email recruitment@scottishopera.org.uk

All applications should include a covering letter and a completed application form. Please note applications without the relevant documents will not be considered. Candidates must be able to demonstrate a pre-existing right to work in the UK as documentary proof will be requested at interview. 

Closing date for applications is Thursday 6 July2017.

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Scottish Opera strives to be an equal opportunities employer and is subsidised by the Scottish Government.  Registered Number SCO37531. Scottish Charity Number SCO19787

Work Experience

Unfortunately we cannot accept any work experience requests in 2016/17. We will review this in 2017/18 and update our website should any work experience opportunities become available.