Audio Visual Technician Job

THE ROLE ;

  • To prepare and set-up a wide range of Audio Visual, sound ,staging ,video and lighting equipment and where required to operate said equipment during specific events
  • To provide on-site technical support where required
  • Delivering and collecting equipment from various venue sites and suppliers
  • Assist with the project management of an event in line with any detailed brief supplied by the sales team.
  • Ensure that all audio visual services are delivered to clients in a professional and efficient manner. Liaising with clients on finer details such as equipment placement , control areas , lighting angles etc.
  • Assist and advise clients on the operation of certain equipment supplied without an on-site technician.
  • Assist in maintaining quality control ie – monitoring condition of equipment ,reporting any faults etc

 

Basic Qualities/ Skills / Attributes

We are looking for someone who –

-is presentable , polite. well-mannered and well groomed. You must have good communication and client-facing skills as you will be operating in a corporate environment.

-Understands the flexible nature of the events industry and who is used to working unsociable hours.

-is fluent in English – both spoken and written !!

-has a full, clean UK drivers licence with a good knowledge of London and the transport system.

-is a team player who is able to operate calmly under pressure. We are looking for a self-motivated person who is passionate about a long-term career in the AV Industry

-is PC literate with an excellent understanding of Powerpoint and who has experience with both Mac and Windows operation systems.

-has a good understanding of sound reinforcement equipment including Digital and Analogue mixing consoles , wireless microphones , conference PA set-ups, speaker systems , audio processors and recording.

-has experience in corporate staging , sets and flats , stage backdrops , up-
lighting and stage lighting.

-has a thorough understanding of projectors, switchers and scalers plus AV distribution via SDI and CAT5. Knowledge of various display screens and monitors / video walls is essential.

– Is familiar with stage lighting, dimmers , lighting controllers and desks, DMX and all types of LED lighting.

-has some basic experience in camera operation for conference style events. Knowledge of video editing would be useful.

This is a permanent position which we are looking to fill as soon as possible. We offer a competitive salary package based on experience. If you feel you have the right skills and experience , are self-motivated and have a passion for the events industry then please get in touch.

Job Type – Permanent ( 3 month probation period)
Job Location – Central London SE17
Salary – negotiable based on skill-set and experience
Required experience – at least 2 years operating as an AV technician. Must have UK drivers licence.

Email/Contact:

ian.vine@londonaudiovisual.co.uk

0207 701 9444

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