Casual Audio-Visual Technicians

  • Based in Christchurch New Zealand
  • Work with state-of-the-art technology

Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre is a world class convention centre, centrally located in the heart of Christchurch, the gateway to the magnificent South Island of New Zealand.

The Centre is proudly managed by ASM Global, Asia Pacific’s leading venue management company and one of the world’s premier convention and exhibition management specialists

We are looking for passionate audio visual technicians ready to deliver outstanding experiences to Te Pae Christchurch clients and guests: you may be specialist in audio, lighting AV or staging/rigging.

You will be working across a range of spaces equipped with state-of-the-art technology, including 24 meeting rooms, a 1,400-seat auditorium, two ballrooms and up to 3300m2 of dedicated exhibition space – no two days will be the same.

Key responsibilities:

  • Provide specialist audio-visual services for events.
  • Understand and meet client and guest needs and respond in a timely and professional manner.
  • Responsible for set-up, installation, operation of audio-visual equipment including systems such as LED screens, vision mixers and media servers.
  • Set up and deliver hybrid and virtual events
  • Meet NZ health and safety legislative requirements and demonstrate industry best practice.
  • Participate in the safe delivery of event set up, delivery and pack down.

The successful candidate will:

  • Have a minimum of two years’ experience in a similar position.
  • Have strong technical skills to manage and operate high-end audio-visual equipment
  • Be experienced with both Hog and Grand MA systems
  • Have knowledge of audio consoles including Allen & Heath and Yamaha
  • Be well organised with excellent attention to detail.
  • Have the ability to quickly adapt to new technologies and event requirements
  • Possess a NZQA EWP Licence

In return we offer work in a positive and encouraging environment, with opportunities for growth and development. Our team is committed to making a difference to the city of Christchurch and to uphold our values of manaakitanga.

The role requires flexible working hours. Remuneration will be commensurate with experience.

Applicants must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand.

The successful applicant will be required to provide a Criminal History Check.

If you meet the above criteria and want to be part of this exciting opportunity at a world class convention centre in the heart of Christchurch, we would love to hear from you.

Applications close 24 January 2022.

About ASM Global

ASM Global is the world’s leading producer of entertainment experiences. It is the global leader in venue and event strategy and management – delivering locally tailored solutions and cutting-edge technologies to achieve maximum results for venue owners. The company’s elite venue network spans five continents, with a portfolio of more than 325 of the world’s most prestigious arenas, stadiums, convention, and exhibition centres, and performing arts venues.

ASM Global (Asia Pacific)

From its Asia Pacific headquarters in Brisbane, Australia, ASM Global operates a network of venues that includes convention & exhibition centres in Brisbane, Cairns, Darwin, Newcastle, Sydney, Bahrain (opening in 2022), Christchurch (opening 2021) and Jeddah (under development), Kuala Lumpur and Shenzhen; Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Kai Tak Sports Park in Hong Kong (under construction) and interests in major stadia in Sydney, Parramatta and Perth; and entertainment arenas and performance theatres in Brisbane (4), Cairns, Darwin, Newcastle, Perth, Sydney (4), Bangkok (Em Live Theatre and Bangkok Arena both opening in 2023), Dubai, Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur and Jeddah (under development).

ASM Global’s diverse portfolio of clients benefit from the company’s depth of resources and unparalleled experience, expertise and creative problem-solving. Each day, the company’s tens of thousands of passionate employees around the world deliver locally tailored solutions and cutting-edge technologies to deliver maximum results for venue owners and amazing experiences for guests. By consistently looking for new ways to envision, innovate and empower the spaces and places that bring people together, ASM Global elevates the human spirit while delivering the highest value for all stakeholders. For more information, please visit