Norrdans is looking for a Technical Coordinator

Norrdans is the contemporary dance company of northern Sweden!

We are a part of Scenkonst Västernorrland AB, owned by Region Västernorrland and the municipality of Sundsvall. Within Scenkonst Västernorrland, we host the art forms dance, film, music and theater. Our vision is to touch, inspire and enrich people by creating world-class art experiences. To nourish the soul, for a better world.

Norrdans produces contemporary dance and choreography for adults, children and youth. We are based in Härnösand and tour extensively in the four northernmost counties, nationally and internationally.

Diversity is an important and valuable part of Norrdans. We encourage applicants from all walks of life.

We are now hiring a Technical Coordinator.

Job description
The position as Technical Coordinator entails an overall responsibility of technical work at Norrdans. You will also be responsible for facilities and technique development issues.

Together with the artistic director and producer, you are working for the long-term planning and distribution of resources based on Norrdans production and operations. You supervise and plan working hours for technical staff, both when we are at home and on tour.

You are responsible for competence development of the technical staff. You are also responsible for the recruitment and procurement of external technical expertise.

Who are you?
As a Technical Coordinator, it is important that you are responsive, solution-oriented and flexible while having the ability to guide and prioritize when needed. You can build good relationships and participate in different networks as the work means being in contact with many people. As a person, you are communicative, structured and committed. It is important that you are good at team work.

You have an education in stage technique, or other acquired experience that can be considered equivalent.

You have documented work experience of technical stage work. You have experience and knowledge of new technologies in the stage, sound and lighting.

We assume that you have previous experience from touring performing arts.

Great emphasis will be placed on your personal qualities. You have documented experience of work management and scheduling. The working language with the ensemble is English, so it is important that you can express yourself in speech and writing in English.

Swedish B driving license or equivalent is a requirement. Swedish C driver's license or equivalent is a merit.
Level of employment: 100%
The position is a permanent employment.
Access as soon as possible by agreement.
Location of the job is Härnösand.

If you want to know more about the job, you are welcome to contact:

Martin Forsberg, Artistic director, tel +46 (0)73-270 26 59 or

Leila Verlinden, The union Scen & Film, tel+46 (0)72 561 95 33,

To apply, send application in the form of your curriculum vitae and a cover letter We need your application by May 15.

Please note that we only accept applications by e-mail. Mark the application with reference number: 2007