Job Openings Stage Manager

About the job Stage Manager

The supervision and management of onboard technical team to ensure onboard technical equipment is of a high standard for all entertainment venues shipwide.

Professional Duties

  • Sets up and operates sound equipment for assigned shows
  • Sets up backline equipment and instrument microphones.
  • Programs sound computer/console during technical rehearsals as assigned.
  • Performs speaker/equipment check before each show.
  • Ensures that show set-up is complete and exact.
  • Ensures that design integrity and performance quality are maintained through the run of the shows.
  • Is ready to mic an actor wirelessly if the need arises.
  • Management and scheduling of Technical team
  • Liaises with cast Company manger to decide on appropriate rehearsal times
  • Maintains a show report log for each performance.
  • Assists with the maintenance of audio equipment.
  • Wires special sound projects.
  • Hangs/rigs speakers in all theatres.
  • Communicates in a clear, concise and timely manner with Stage Manager and other departments.
  • Possesses the ability to trouble shoot and communicate to provide information to resolve issues.
  • Has organizational and operational skills including inventory, scheduling, maintenance,
  • cleaning, storage, distribution and coordination.
  • Is on time for all set-ups, show call, meetings and work calls.
  • Maintains cleanliness and order in all sound areas.
  • Participates in special events by assisting with sound needs
  • Sends a voyage report to the Cruise Director of any technical issues in any of the venues onboard or areas that require attention
  • Performs other duties as assigned by the Cruise Director and Assistant Cruise Director
  • Performs in a manner consistent with VOCs Mission, Values and Vision, including a commitment to diversity and inclusion.


  • Maintain, uphold and execute the Viking quality and Service Standards
  • Monitor guest satisfaction and report issues, concerns and suggestions


  • Be well groomed and of positive personality, skilled as a technician
  • Adhere to schedules, and is always mindful of being set up and ready for all duties


  • Report directly to the Cruise Director, checking daily schedules


  • Own the working environment and deliver consistent guest satisfaction
  • Suggest innovative ideas to keep the role fresh, creative and interesting
    Manages the Technical team
  • Schedules the Technical team so as to cover all entertainment needs for the ship, keeping within the set work and rest hours


  • A qualified professional technician with the ability to work within a team structure as well as independently. 
  • Able to maintain a positive work atmosphere. Able to confidently manage a team and meet all deadlines.
  • Working for the best Cruise Line company in the world
  • Excellent salary in US Dollars
  • Great benefits