Scenic Carpenters

Based in Purfleet, Essex

This is an exciting opportunity to join our Scenic Construction team at the Bob and Tamar Manoukian Production Workshop, our purpose built state-of-the-art 3750 sq. metre building in Purfleet, Essex. The site contains a scenic construction carpentry workshop, metal workshop, paint studio and fit up area, enabling us to make scenery for the Royal Opera and Royal Ballet companies and the Birmingham Royal Ballet.

We are seeking to appoint Scenic Carpenters to assist in making, repairing and modifying stage scenery to the highest international standards. You will ideally have:

  • A City and Guilds in Carpentry and Joinery or an equivalent qualification.
  • Knowledge and experience of scenic carpentry manufacture using modern and traditional techniques.
  • An understanding of period styles and history in scenic construction.

Permanent and casual opportunities are available.

We actively encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds and value the positive impact difference has on our teams.

A full job description is available below. To apply, please scroll to the bottom of the page and click on `Apply Now`. For queries please contact the Human Resources Department at or 0207 212 9124 and you can also contact us if you have any access needs for making an application.

Closing Date for applications: 4.00 pm, Tuesday, 13 December 2016.

Applicants must have work authorisation for the UK.

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