Dec 19, 2018

Automation Operator - Playful Productions



Playful Productions is inviting applications for an experienced Automation Operator for the forthcoming production of Come From Away at the Phoenix Theatre, London.


Your responsibilities would include:

  • operating the automation

  • maintaining the automation systems on the production

  • all other responsibilities typically expected of an Automation Operator for a first class production of this scale


Proposed dates are as follows:

  • Possible prep work in Dublin – no earlier than Thursday 17th January 2019

  • Production week in the West End – w/c 21st January 2019

  • First performance in the West End – Wednesday 30th January 2019

  • The production will then play for an open ended period in the West End.


Initial commitment of fourteen months, full time / 6 days per week.


Deadline for submissions: Midday on Thursday 27th December 2018
Potential interview date: Monday 7th January 2019


Please note that on this occasion, we are unfortunately only able to respond to successful candidates.

Applications can be made through the Mandy website if you have a paid subscription:


If you don't have a paid subscription to Mandy (and let's face it, why would you?), I suggest you try emailing Playful UK at or, if you have a direct contact for anyone at Playful try them.

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