Over the past eight decades, the words ‘Holiday on Ice’ have gained a special meaning throughout many parts of the world. Holiday on Ice has become a brand name for top quality ice entertainment. In its European home markets Holiday on Ice performs in average 360 performances, with more than 750.000 visitors each year.

Holiday on Ice is owned by CTS Eventim – Europe’s market leader for ticketing and live entertainment, listed on the German stock exchange. We continually strive to improve what we do best: the production of internationally appealing shows, complemented by our in-house touring and marketing capabilities. Holiday on Ice has offices in Hoofddorp, The Netherlands and Hamburg, Germany.

Holiday on Ice is inviting professionals to join one of the most visited and successful live entertainment ice shows in the world! We are now preparing the new season 2024 – 2025 and we are looking for an

Light Desk Operator

As a Light Desk Operator you contribute to our ice show by operating the GrandMA lighting console. Reporting to the Technical Manager, you and the rest of the multinational cast and crew support the tour, travelling through Germany or Austria, Belgium, France, and the Netherlands.

What are your key tasks?

  • Take care of load-in and load-out in a timely and diligent manner
  • Correctly install all lighting and other electrical show equipment
  • Operate the grandMA2/MA3 desk during the show
  • Maintain, repair, and solve issues with hoists, electrical control systems, and other electrical components
  • Support the crew on other tasks at hand

What do you offer?

  • Extensive relevant experience in live entertainment
  • IPAF licence 1a, 3a, and 3b
  • Ability to maintain, use, fix, and test hand and power tools, lighting fixtures, and ohmmeters/voltmeters
  • Excellent computer skills including programming and operating grandMA2/MA3 desks
  • Good written and verbal English language skills
  • Good health; no vertigo or colour-blindness
  • Stress-resilient and a creative problem-solver
  • Availability from October 2024 to the end of April 2025

What do we offer?

  • Touring with an international ice show, performing shows in various cities or countries.
  • Transportation and accommodation during the tour.
  • A competitive salary, in line with your level of seniority and experience.


Want to apply? Please send your motivational letter and an up-to-date CV in English to [email protected].