Video Technician

Jacobs Massey
United Kingdom
From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
07 Oct 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is looking for a Video Technician with 2-3 years experience, to work as part of a team to deliver and maintain video mapping, projection and interactive technology experiences and installations.

- Learn about the projection, display and media server technology we use
- Work closely with our Technical Consultants and Production Managers to plan and deliver our projects
- Book equipment out of our warehouse, support the warehouse staff in preparing projects
- Hire in and buy additional equipment to spec
- Attend site planning meetings as required
- Be our go-to resource for installation, maintenance, support and rigging
- Undertake training where necessary
- Occasional travel worldwide as required
- Conduct deliveries and collections (Clean UK driving lic)
- Work evenings and weekends as required
- Take ownership of tasks assigned by PM and use experience and initiative to deliver the most efficient and effective set-up
Specific desirable skills
- Align multiple projector shows
- Soft-edge blend on projectors and in media servers
- Overlay projectors
- Experience programing various media servers including Watchout, Resolume, MadMapper, D3 and other systems
- Program and set-up matrix switchers and scalers
- Rig and mount projectors and screens
- Knowledge of lighting set-up and DMX control
- Knowledge of Sound System set-up

Skills and Experience:
- Excellent knowledge of PC and Mac systems and networking
- Knowledge of production disciplines including video, audio, projection, rigging, and H&S
- Excellent practical skills
- Excellent fault finding and problem solving skills
- Fastidious attention to detail

Person Specification:
The ideal candidate will have the following

- Experience of AV technology in the live events, corporate and TV sectors
- Experience and interest in projection mapping
- A drive to learn and improve
- Well presented with excellent client-facing skills
- Proactive approach to problem-solving
- A good fit with the company culture
- Full clean driving licence
- Valid permit to work in the UK and travel worldwide

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