Le Maitre Ltd job opportunities
Le Maitre Ltd is currently looking for a Pyrotechnic Developer, to be based at our Peterborough factory.
A rare opportunity for an individual to join the R&D team of our prestigious, worldwide special effects company with a client list that includes some of the world's largest theme parks, media and film production companies and major rock bands.
Your duties as a Pyrotechnic Developer will encompass the development and improvement of pyrotechnic based special effects used in the theatrical and special events field.
You will need to utilise your creative and experimental abilities, coupled with your demonstrable knowledge of chemistry and physics to ensure precise, creative and safe to use pyrotechnic devices.
Ideally the successful candidate will have worked within a similar role or have experience in dealing with pyrotechnics. Preferably this person will have obtained a degree or masters in chemistry and may have some experience in working within a development team.
This position may interest individuals from a military background in pyrotechnics but the person applying must be able to demonstrate the ability to safely experiment with chemicals to create new devices.
Salary will be commensurate with experience. Free parking, 20 days annual leave (increasing to 23 days for length of service) plus bank holidays.
To apply please send your CV and covering letter to email@example.com
Le Maitre Events - a division of Le Maitre Ltd. occasionally requires additional freelance pyrotechnicians from the stage, festival and touring world. Professional pyrotechnicians with appropriate experience who would like to be contacted are invited to send their CV along with a covering letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org.