Dancenorth are looking for a talented Production & Operations Manager to join our team who will be responsible for leading all aspects of the Production Department, managing the technical requirements of productions, and undertaking the planning and logistics for productions going on tour.

Under the direction of the Executive Director, the Production & Operations Manager is responsible for working closely with all staff to ensure the efficient planning, management and realisation of Dancenorth’s program of activities. This includes but is not limited to scheduling, production expenditure management, recruitment of suitable casual/contract staff, venue management, and oversite of all technical elements of each production.

Exceptional attention to detail, proven planning skills, initiative and ability to juggle multiple projects are all essential attributes to the role.

As a representative of the Company the Production & Operations Manager will exhibit a professional attitude, collegiate demeanour and a working knowledge of a touring arts company.

The Production & Operations Manager reports to the Executive Director, works closely with the Artistic Director and collaboratively with all other staff. The Production & Technical Coordinator, and casual/contract production staff report directly to the Production & Operations Manager.


Applicants must be available for 1st round interviews on the afternoon of Thursday 1st November.

2nd round interviews will be held in Townsville on Saturday 3rd November 2018.

Dancenorth will pay for a return economy flight from a capital city and overnight accommodation for selected candidates required to travel a reasonable distance for 2nd round of interviews.

Applications will ONLY be accepted via email, sent to

Enquiries about the position can be directed to Julie Amos


Please click the link below for the Position Description and further application instructions.