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Dansens Hus is the largest performance venue for contemporary dance in the Nordic region. Every year we present between 30-40 national and international guest performances on our stages. In addition, we work to develop artistry in various ways to create and present dance to our audience. Right now we are in a renovation phase on the regular main stage and in the meantime we are at Elverket. Dansens Hus employs about 25 people in production, technology, communication and administration.

Content of the role:

The work mainly involves the planning and realisation of guest performances and technical residencies. You are part of a team that is jointly responsible for the whole of the stage technical area. The work also includes daily maintenance of premises, storage and equipment. If necessary, you supervise colleagues in other areas of expertise, as well as auxiliary staff.

What is important for the role?

We are looking for people who have broad knowledge in the field of stage technology. You must have education or experience of similar tasks. You are used to working independently and have the skills to plan resources and be responsible for realising performing arts productions. As we have many international guests and employees, knowledge of English or other languages is a merit. You have good computer skills and an eye for what needs to be done in everyday life. You must be open to changing circumstances and re-prioritise tasks if necessary. You have good social skills and enjoy interacting with other staff in the workplace. The role requires you to be structured, driven and responsible with an eye for the big picture. A high level of safety awareness is an absolute requirement.

The position is a temporary post until 31 May. Starting immediately or by agreement.

Working hours are organised according to the needs of the business and regulated by collective agreements.


The application should be sent digitally to [email protected]. Your application should be accompanied by a personal letter and CV. The closing date for applications is 11 March 2024. Interviews are ongoing and the position may be filled before the closing date.

Contact us

If you have any questions, please contact Jakob Egge, Technical Manager, 076 - 527 90 03 alt. [email protected]

Trade union representative

Jeanette Snögren, local trade union representative Stage and film department 36, 076 - 527 90 90 alt. [email protected]