P&O Cruises - Assistant Production Manager - Stage Automation
Fleet - Ship Based

Job reference: FSB-FRX-004759

Location: Fleet - Ship Based

Closing date: 31/12/2020

Employment type: Perm - Full Time

Department: Fleet Resourcing

Our amazing entertainment shows onboard P&O Cruises don’t just happen, we have an incredible team of individuals working hard behind the scenes to provide impressive shows day in, day out.  We are looking to attract the very best in stage automation operators to help lead their team to deliver the West End to the Sea.

In this fantastic role at P&O Cruises you will have the opportunity to deliver all the technical aspects of Stage Automaton operation across a variety of venues which will wow our guests!  You will be assisting with all production show set builds, attending all show rehearsals and band calls and prompting performers and cue stage technicians, as well as supporting and leading the Stage Manager and Crew. 

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… then this is the job you have been looking for!  You will need to have experience/knowledge of:

  • Relevant industry qualification in Stage Automation – or comprehensive and detailed professional work experience across live festivals, concerts or theatre productions
  • Basic and operational set-up knowledge of other audiovisual (lighting / sound) technical equipment
  • Good Health & Safety knowledge/experience within Production and experience working with Risk Assessments
  • Previous experience supervising others

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.