Twickenham

permanent

£20k+

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Autoscript Technical Rigger / Operator

We are recruiting an experienced Technical Rigger / Prompter to provide client facing technical on camera rigging and teleprompting support to major TV, film and corporate clients


The role is offered as a full time shift based staff position.

ABOUT US

Autoscript is the world’s leading provider of professional teleprompting equipment.


We are looking for a proactive and enthusiastic Technical Rigger / Operator to join our friendly team.


ABOUT THE ROLE

Working as part of the Technical Rigging Team based at Twickenham, the role forms part of the Autoscript Hire department.


Technical Rigger / Operators are tasked with ensuring the prompting equipment is correctly prepped, and safely transported and installed on location for TV, Film and Corporate events, keeping to the high standards expected at Autoscript.


The role reports to the Allocations Supervisor and Hire Manager, and is shift based.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintaining Prompting equipment
  • Preparing and thoroughly testing equipment before it is sent out
  • Transporting equipment to and from locations using Autoscript vehicles
  • Ensuring Health and Safety requirements are followed
  • Following the guidance of on-call times and job requirements from the resource supervisor and hire manager
  • Dealing with Customers and Operators in a professional and polite manner
  • Operating Autoscript equipment and software.

 

ABOUT YOU

Key Skills and Experience Required:

  • Full, Clean Driving licence
  • Personable communication skills
  • Excellent people skills
  • Calm and thorough approach to problem solving
  • Good level of Computer literacy
  • The ability to work autonomously and as part of a team.

 

Desired Skills:

  • Knowledge of major studios / conference venues & production companies
  • Knowledge of television studio cameras and equipment
  • Knowledge of studio etiquette
  • Experience of driving in London
  • Knowledge of Autoscript software
  • Prior experience in Live broadcast environments.


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