Job Role: Video Technician

Company Name: JacobsMassey

Sector: Corporate Live Events

Job type: Full time

Salary: £26k-£45k

Job Location: North London

Job description/ responsibilities:

We have a new opportunity for a Video Technicians based in North London who will be responsible for safely and efficiently delivering the production requirements of a wide range of events, including some aspects of the planning and preparation of events as directed.

Working on their own, as part of a team, and/or leading and supervising others to ensure plans and verbal instructions are followed and that the ‘job’ is delivered safely, correctly and on time, getting it right first time.


Main Responsibilities:

  • To be able to understand and interpret technical plans and direction by our client’s senior member of the team and carry out those tasks to the expected level
  • To rig, set up, focus and de-rig video and related equipment to the expected standard and within the expected time frame
  • To be able to work under pressure to a given timeline/build schedule
  • Demonstrate competent rigging without supervision or guidance
  • Fault find and fix
  • To program/operate consoles
  • To act as a “responsible person” on site when required
  • To liaise with their customers and venue staff as required to fulfil the delivery of an event
  • To be responsible for rigs and de-rigs where requested by their PM and where appropriate
  • To lead and manage a department or team on site
  • To supervise other technicians, freelancers and local crew on site
  • To support, train and nurture other Technicians
  • To specify equipment on small to medium jobs as directed
  • To book equipment from given plan/spec using Insphire
  • To specify pre event prep work and to supervise it, ensuring it is completed accurately.
  • To undertake warehouse preparation of equipment for an event – e.g. pre addressing, making looms etc.
  • To work in the warehouse as required and as directed by warehouse manager/team leader to pick, re-shelve and undertake basic repairs and servicing of equipment
  • To undertake delivery and collections in company vehicles.
  • To learn and harness information from your peers and colleagues to improve your techniques, skills and development
  • To work in compliance with Health and safety policy and all our client procedures at all times
  • To represent our client in a positive manner at all times
  • To fulfill other reasonable duties as required by our client’s line manager or as requested by a senior person when on site.


Physical & Social Conditions:

  • Non Standard working hours, including evenings and weekends
  • Working away from home, nationally and internationally
  • Working to strict timelines in often high pressured and stressful environments
  • Working at height


Experience required:

Audio Visual Systems – 3 years


Application deadline: N/A

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