Refrigeration Mechanic/HVAC Specialist
Cirque du Soleil's KURIOS is a full-time touring show in search of talent across Australia. Take your talents on the road and join us on tour in this exciting opportunity!
Life at Cirque is about sharing our passion and about creating wonder with talented colleagues, all the while delivering at the highest quality in a fast-moving environment. Boldness and curiosity are a part of our DNA and hopefully a part of yours too. Together, we work hard, juggle priorities, shift trajectories, have loads of fun and, above all, dare to reinvent ourselves and meet new challenges.
Your responsibilities will entail:
- Assist with the set-up and tear-down of HVAC and temporary electrical infrastructure;
- Operate HVAC equipment to maintain show conditions and comfort of patrons.
- Troubleshoot HVAC and electrical installations to restore functionality in fault situations;
- Maintain and repair HVAC and electrical infrastructure in compliance with the infrastructure preventive maintenance and inspection program set by industry norms and internal company standards;
- Safely operate generators and electrical equipment in compliance with infrastructure installation and operating procedures set by industry norms and internal company standards;
- Supervise local labor personnel during setup and tear-down and for special projects;
-Participate in daily inspections and show-shift monitoring on site;
- Apply Cirque du Soleil and local standards and procedures for a safe working environment;
- Remain on call for emergencies.
- Support the Senior Electrician in the daily maintenance and inspection of electrical equipment, generators, HVAC equipment;
- Supervise quality maintenance, cleanliness and security on site;
We would like to meet you if you have:
- Refrigeration Mechanic/HVAC Technician certification;
- 2 to 4 years of experience in a similar position;
- Experience with temporary infrastructure;
- Experience with generator power;
- Tour/entertainment industry experience an asset;
- Ability to work long hours and under pressure;
- Knowledge of workplace safety and fall prevention;
- Ability to work at heights;
- Ability to drive a forklift and operate other heavy machinery;
- Knowledge of Microsoft Office software for Windows;
- Fluency in spoken and written English is essential;
- Available to tour full-time and work in foreign countries.
Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group is much more than just a show. At the centre of Cirque's creative energy are talented people with a passion for challenging their own limits. You will love to:
- Make a real visible difference in what you do;
- Expand and reinvent ways of doing things, benefiting from training opportunities and working with industry professionals;
- See our shows and contribute to their success.