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  • Stage One (UK)

    Hangar 88
    Marston Business Park
    Rudgate Lane
    YO26 7QF
    United Kingdom

    +44 (0)1423 358001
  • Stage One (London)

    6th Floor
    22 Upper Ground
    SE1 9PD

    +44 (0) 1423 358001
  • Stage One (Australia)

    PO Box 341
    NSW 2043

    +61 (0)2 9046 1400
  • Stage One (Qatar)

    PO Box 31316
    1417 Al Fardan
    Office Tower
    West Bay
    State of Qatar

    +974 4433 7333

Job Vacancies


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Key People

  • Mark Johnson

    A leading authority in the development and build of high-profile specialist creative structures.
  • Chris Augur
    Managing Director

    A highly experienced Theatrical Production Manager with extensive knowledge of all our processes and procedures.
  • Steve Dolan
    Account Director

    Much-respected by Clients and possessing an indispensable knowledge of projects from creative concept through to get-out.
  • Tim Leigh
    Sales & Marketing Director

    Highly skilled at developing Client relationships, his thorough understanding of the business builds on established connections and helps us find new ones.
  • Mark Davies
    Stage One London

    Theatrical specialist with extensive experience of large-scale London based productions across the Arts spectrum.
  • Greg Gowans
    Stage One Australia

    Automation specialist with extensive experience delivering Olympic ceremonies while providing project support across Australasia.
  • Karl Bromage
    Qmotion Director

    Highly experienced automation software developer and engineer. Karl has played a key role in many of our most complex projects.

Job Vacancies


Stage One is currently seeking an experienced coordinator to support the activities of the Sales Team.
The role would be based from our head office in Tockwith, near York.

On appointment the successful candidate will report directly to the Sales Director and assist in the management of the sales strategy through coordination and administration of the Sales Team.

The role requires an excellent communicator who is diligent, reliable, has a positive can-do attitude, and demonstrates a high attention to detail. The ability to manage your own workload is a must, as is the ability to prioritise and identify tasks that require immediate attention.

If you wish to apply - please provide an up to date CV and covering letter explaining why you are suited to this role.
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We are currently recruiting for a talented Retail Interior Designer to join our busy team of Designers and Engineers, to be based either from home, our York office or London office, working on a 12-month fixed-term contract, with the possibility of this becoming a permanent position.

Reporting to the CAD Manager the successful applicant will have the following main duties:
• Design and produce detailed drawing packages of shop furniture
• Work closely with client designers to understand their requirements
• Manage project workload and advise on resources required
• Check and approve drawings by CAD Designers
• Provide design & engineering advice to the client
• To keep abreast of materials and recent technology in relation to shop design
Please see the full job description for duties and required experience.

Structural Engineer

Stage One are looking for an experienced Structural Engineer to join our Engineering Department based at our main office in Tockwith, near York.
On appointment to the role, the successful candidate will work closely with our current Structural Engineer during his phased reduction in hours, towards his voluntary retirement in 2018.

Experience of steel and timber with a varied experience in all common forms of construction and building types is essential, as well as being degree qualified in Structural Engineering and will be chartered or in the process of getting chartered in MICE or MIStructE.

Degree in Civil / Structural Engineering
Structural analysis design
Experience of working with timber, steel and aluminium structures
Experience of working with British and Eurocodes
Proficient IT user – AutoCAD Inventor knowledge & Masterseries structural analysis

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Automation Operators & Technicians

We are looking for Automation Operators and Technicians to assist in the preparation and testing of automation equipment as well as on site show operation to work on site at UK, Europe & Worldwide venues.

Applicants should ideally be educated to degree level and have proven working experience in the theatre, live events or similar industries.
Please see the attached job specification for more information.

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Wood Workshop Shift Supervisor – Evening Shift (15.45-00.15)

We are currently looking for an experienced Shift Supervisor to help run our very busy Wood Workshop based in Tockwith, near York.

Required Skills & Experience:

Previous experience within a wood workshop and the ability to produce bespoke as well as multiple built items with tight timescales
Formally qualified in carpentry / joinery skills
Previous experience of supervising / managing a team within a workshop environment and leadership qualities
Knowledge of wood working machinery & tools
Strong organisational / planning skills
Computer literate, good standard of English & Maths

Hourly rate of £16.95 - £20.35 depending on experience/skill banding

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