Audio Visual Technician (Events)

Location
Brighton, East Sussex
Salary
Depends on experience + OT & TOIL
Posted
30 May 2018
Closes
27 Jun 2018
Sector
Technology
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Working alongside technical project managers, technicians are responsible for the maintenance, preparation, delivery, installation, operation and breakdown of equipment for live productions, webcasts, iPad events and video shoots.

Responsibilities include:

Warehouse

  • Equipment checks - going out and coming in
  • Maintaining up to date equipment lists in conjunction with project manager
  • Maintaining up to date equipment database
  • Booking equipment out on tracking software (Hiretrack)
  • Completion and organisation of paper work relating to event processes
  • Driving vans – delivery and collection, safe loading and good handling
  • Return equipment to relevant departments/sub-contractors
  • Up to date knowledge of various equipment manufactures
  • Assist with workshop maintenance

On site

  • Set-up and take down of equipment

Operation knowledge of the following:

  • Graphics – Switchers, Computers, Large projection screen, Projection
  • Audio – PA systems, Microphone use and types, Room/Audio design set up
  • Lighting – Safe rigging, types for different use
  • Power – Load balancing, and using up to 125a 3phase distro
  • Rigging – Understanding of safety and the correct use of rigging equipment
  • Liaise with client on-site where necessary
  • Work within health and safety generated risk assessment and method statements.
  • Understand and implement on-site changes

Working towards

  • Technical Project Manager role
  • Technical specification of equipment lists and creation of Hiretrack documents
  • Assisting the project management team to create technical specifications for events
  • Producing technical documents & diagrams
  • Responsibility for health & safety, to include production of risk assessments and method statements

 

 

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