P&O Cruises - Assistant Manager Production - Lighting
Fleet - Ship Based

Job reference: FSB-FRX-004757

Location: Fleet - Ship Based

Closing date: 31/12/2020

Employment type: Perm - Full Time

Department: Fleet Resourcing

It takes many different technical specialisms to deliver our amazing entertainment shows onboard P&O Cruises day in, day out.  We are looking to attract the very best Assistant Manager Production – Lighting to help lead our teams to deliver the West End to the Sea.

You will have the opportunity to deliver all technical aspects of lighting operation across a number of venues, from designing lighting for large theatre shows to exclusive cabarets and musical programmes.  You will also be responsible for ensuring all work is carried out in accordance with the company’s health and safety guidelines and regulations.

We believe in allowing everybody the opportunity to stretch themselves and allow them to grow and so you will have the chance to develop your career by learning from your colleagues in sound and automation, with the potential to deputising for the Production Manager as and when required.

Are you someone who can adapt to situations during live productions? Do you keep your composure under pressure? Are you able to find practical solutions to every day challenges? 

If you answered yes and this is the sparkling new career for you… then this is the job you have been looking for!  You will need to have experience of:

  • Relevant industry qualification in Lighting or relevant work experience
  • Use of AMX control systems in a live environment
  • Good Health & Safety knowledge within Production and experience working with Risk Assessments
  • Previous experience supervising others desirable

It takes great passion and real dedication to maintain our position at the top. That’s why people are at the heart of our journey delivering the highest standards to our valued customers. With support to help you reach your potential, attractive company benefits and incredible employee offers on discounted cruises we want your career with us to be successful and fun.  Join us on our journey, apply now!

‘Better together’ is one of P&O Cruise’s core values. This means we are working hard to build a flexible and inclusive culture. As part of our culture difference is valued and our people can be themselves. We welcome applications from everyone because inclusivity is at the heart of everything we do. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, disability, gender, race, religion or belief, sexual orientation, marriage & civil partnership and pregnancy & maternity. 

With new ships on the horizon, we are planning ahead, this means that the role you are applying for is in our Talent Pool. During the recruitment and on boarding process we may not be able to offer an exact start date, but as soon as we do we will let you know and make sure you have plenty of notice and support to get ready for your adventure with us. 

This is a dual branded role which means you will work on both the P&O Cruises and Cunard fleet of ships.


The closing date for this job has now passed.