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Broadcast Technician
Hireworks is the leading provider for Avid, Adobe, and a full selection of data recorders and EVS equipment for use on a wide variety of major feature films, TV, and live productions. 

Hireworks currently has a vacancy for a Broadcast Technician to join their Technical Support & Installation team.
About the Role
Location:
You will be based predominantly at our main workshop near Heathrow. The role also involves occasionally working at locations across the UK and in mainland Europe. 

Key Responsibilities:
  • Installing & de-rigging multiple non-linear editing systems particularly Avid systems
  • Integration of live acquisition and encoding hardware – mainly Avid/EVS
  • Troubleshooting technical or operational issues the edit crew might encounter during a hire
  • Liaising with clients prior to the hire to ensure the correct specification and workflow
  • Occasionally attending live production as a Guarantee Engineer
  • Assisting in preparing equipment prior to hires
  • Scanning out equipment and obtaining delivery notes in order to help track all assets. 

About You
Key Skills & Experience:
  • As a representative of the Company you must have excellent customer focus & strong communication skills 
  • You should be able to work autonomously to a high standard under time pressure
  • Some experience of Avid equipment -An understanding of broadcast technology.

Details
  • Salary will be competitive, dependent upon experience
  • A full driving licence and valid passport are essential.

Next Step
To Apply:
Please click the 'apply' button to send your CV and a cover letter via grapevinejobs.