Audio Visual Senior Technician

Prospero Integrated
£22000 - £25000/annum
16 Jun 2017
16 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The ideal candidate for this role will be either experienced in audio visual project management/coordination or an experienced audio / video / audio-visual engineer who feels they are confident enough to; project manage numerous events on any given day, liaise with clients and provide technical, creative and event support to a busy event production company.

The successful candidate should be able to display an excellent understanding of audio and video equipment used within and Events industry and have a minimum of 24 months’ experience in either the project management and coordination of, or, installation and operation of, all aspects of audio and/or video equipment in the live events realm.

This is a rewarding role with opportunities to work as part of a team, as well as individually, delivering a diverse range of events.

Reporting to the Director of Technical Production & Director of Technical Operations, your key areas of responsibility will be:

• To provide technical support and quotations for the Production Team
• To liaise between the Technical, Production, Operation and Warehouse Teams regarding equipment and crew requirements
• Produce equipment lists, plans and cable calls for events
• Produce H&S documentation for all events
• To liaise with clients, venues, agencies, artists, and other production houses as required
• To represent the company at site meetings, in supplier liaison and events
• Manage specialist suppliers to include rigging, set & stage etc
• To manage event budgets accordingly
• Manage and organise a busy workload with daily, weekly and monthly tasks
• Demonstrate a clear understanding of our project processes and systems

Essential requirements:

• Extensive experience of live events both in an operational and management capacity
• A very good technical understanding of; audio & video equipment used on events, signal paths and connectivity – experience and knowledge of audio and video system design
• Experience and competency in fault finding of temporary installations.
• Experience and knowledge of large scale projection, conferences, Mac & VT playback
• Project management and coordination
• Excellent communication and organisation skills
• Enthusiasm, energy and the ability to work flexibly and accurately with tight deadlines
• Client management
• Team player
• Good understanding of MS Office


• Experience of London’s events industry and suppliers
• Experience of LED displays, media servers and video processing systems such as Encore, spyder
• Knowledge of R2 software
• Driver’s License
• Experience with lighting, rigging systems and power generation

What we offer:

• Competitive salary dependent on experience
• 9.00-5.30 Monday to Friday (weekends, early mornings & evenings as required by the nature of the event). Overtime or Time off in lieu offered
• 28 days holidays inc Bank Holidays
• Varied & interesting projects in London’s top venues with the opportunity to travel around the UK and occasionally abroad