Audio Visual Technician - Live Events

Alecto Recruitment Ltd
South East London, London
08 Jul 2017
07 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Position: Audio Visual Technician - Live Events

Salary/Package:£24,000 - £26,000 + Professional Training + Overtime

Location: Southwark

Alecto Recruitment are currently representing a successful and expanding Live Events/Production company seeking to add to their team of Technicians.

The Company:

Our client are an aspiring firm based in South East London currently the company of choice for a number of Blue Chip firms for their conference and product launch requirements.

The firm organise everything involved in a top quality live event, from the equipment hire and preparation to site survey to rigging and project management services.

At present, our client are seeking to expand and take on bigger and more high-profile work which can only be supported by taking on further talent.

The Position:

The role on offer is a Full Time Permanent position being partly based from the company's headquarters (in South East London) and partly working on client sites across the City.

The hours of the role are a standard 40 hour week but can be variable. For example, weekend and late night work will be a regular feature so flexibility is required.

As the company is still building its team, the successful applicant will be expected to perform a number of duties, not only rigging and setting-up equipment on site but also preparing and testing back at the warehouse before jobs are delivered on.

The Candidate:

The ideal candidate will be/have:

  • A background working with AV technology in the Live Events sector
  • A strong technical knowledge of lighting, projection and professional audio systems
  • Able to work quickly and efficiently as part of a team
  • Capable of following a technical design and take direction from a Project Manager
  • Flexible and willing to "chip in" to help deliver on projects
  • Full UK Driving License

The Benefits:

  • Competitive basic salary
  • Generous overtime rate
  • Professional training
  • Progression to Project Manager level
  • Chance to work for a successful and expanding company

If you believe you can fulfil this position then do not hesitate to apply today.

To apply for this role and find out more details, please forward your CV to Chris Bayliss, Alecto Recruitment. or call in strict confidence.

Alecto Recruitment Limited is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

If your experience matches please forward your CV immediately.

We thank all applicants who respond, but only those short listed will be contacted.

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