Senior Project Carpenter

  • Deadline for applications : Wed 23 Oct 2019 12:00pm
  • Interviews : Thu 7 Nov 2019

Cardiff Theatrical Services (CTS) provides a world-class scenery manufacturing service,  for opera, theatre  and exhibition companies, delivering  sets  and scenery to many of the world's leading performing arts companies.

We are looking for a ‘hands-on’ Senior Project Carpenter to work for us to ensure the smooth and efficient running of the Construction department in terms of the overall operation of Cardiff Theatrical Services. This will include supervising the construction of projects, as allocated by the Project Manager, through the workshop to completion - ensuring the highest standards of quality are sustained at all times.

The ideal candidate will have an in-depth knowledge of scenic carpentry construction techniques including knowledge and experience of canvassing, application of artwork, creation of complex scenic elements that utilise CNC parts, mouldings and a combination of carpentry materials and plastics and experience of working in a fast-paced and busy scenic workshop. The ability to fully understand how to interpret models, technical drawings and references and excellent organisation skills is essential for this role.

CTS is a Welsh National Opera subsidiary company.