Underbelly Head Office, Central London

Job Title: Draughtsperson
Department: Production
Reports To: Production Director
Responsible For: n/a
Salary: £31,000 – £33,000
Start Date: October 2023
Application Closing Date: 10:00 Monday 11th September 2023

To apply through our recruitment portal click here.


Underbelly are looking for a draughtsperson to join our expanding production team. Reporting to the Production Director, and working across various departments, the draughtsperson will be responsible for providing technical drawing support for our festivals and events.


Main Duties

  • Drawing management for all of Underbelly’s CAD drawing requirements.
  • Drawing site plans and elevations for build teams, planning and licensing applications.
  • Drawing construction and fabrication plans for carpenters and other build crew.
  • Working on in-house productions and working with visiting companies to ensure successful installation of third-party infrastructure.
  • Version control of all drawings.
  • Developing libraries for future use.
  • Participate in the provision of a safe working environment.


Other Duties

  • Attending regular company meetings.
  • Contributing to the development of the organisation’s policies and procedures.
  • Any other duties as reasonably required.




  • Excellent 2D and 3D AutoCAD knowledge.
  • Good computer literacy including Microsoft Office.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Good time management and ability to work to deadlines.
  • Good communicator.


  • Knowledge of Adobe suite, in particular Photoshop.
  • Background in theatre or events.
  • Experience and understanding of the use of technical drawing in theatre.



  • Free entry to shows at Underbelly venues (subject to availability)
  • 25% discount at Underbelly bars



Underbelly is committed to reducing its environmental impacts in its everyday operations. We are also committed to maintaining the open-access policy of Underbelly. We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome applications from all sectors of the community.

It is the policy of Underbelly to ensure that no job applicant or employee receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership, pregnancy or maternity, or is disadvantaged by conditions or requirements that cannot be shown to be justifiable.

We expect employees to support these commitments and to assist in their realisation.

To apply through our recruitment portal click here.

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