Lighting Technician (M/F)

Permanent contract – Part-time

We are looking for a Lighting Technician for a part-time permanent contract, to be filled as soon as possible.

Company description

Since 1889, at the foot of the Montmartre hill, the Moulin Rouge has welcomed millions of visitors from all over the world to discover its famous facade, its legendary hall, its spectacular shows and its unmissable French Cancan !
Its Féerie revue show, performed twice a night, 365 days a year, amazes 600,000 spectators every year.

Joining the Moulin Rouge means becoming part of a unique, internationally renowned family group, made up of artists and craftspeople who combine their talents to preserve the quintessential soul of the cabaret : from the rigor of the ballet to the finesse of the cuisine, not to mention the perfection of the sets and costumes created by its Maisons d’Art.

The Moulin Rouge is a group of nearly 450 employees from a wide range of exciting and exceptional professions, working day in, day out to preserve and bring to life French creativity and know-how.

Join our company and experience a unique adventure in an exciting world !

Position description

Reporting directly to the Technical Director, the Lighting Technician is in charge of the electricity on the Moulin Rouge stage, as well as carrying out chases and maintaining the electrical equipment of the costumes.

His/her main tasks will be :

  • Manage the set’s electrical and lighting equipment ;
  • Operate the stage freight elevator ;
  • Perform electrical maintenance on various equipment ;
  • Operate the lighting console ;
  • Report wiring, lighting and electrical malfunctions to line manager ;
  • Open the curtain for the first time ;
  • Know how to handle chases ;
  • Maintain electrical components on costumes.


This list is not exhaustive, and by its very nature is subject to change, depending on the Company’s needs and organization.

Your profile

A CAP (NVQ) Electrician diploma is appreciated, or at least knowledge of this type of position.
Initial experience in a similar position is a plus.

You’re a self-starter who enjoys teamwork and knows how to manage priorities and emergencies.
You are reliable, versatile, punctual, rigorous and agile.


Part-time permanent contract – 30 hours per week (6 days out of 7) – to be filled as soon as possible.

Night work (8:30 pm – 1:30 am), weekends and public holidays.

1 day off during the week.

Salary : €2,326.10 gross per month.

Benefits : health insurance, 50% transport reimbursement, meal card, 13th month, Business and Social Council, bonuses.

Job based at Bal du Moulin Rouge, 82 Boulevard de Clichy – 75018 PARIS.