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Senior Lighting Engineer (Event Production)

Job Title: Senior Lighting Engineer (Event Production)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Industry:
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-01-24
Reference: LA39184
Contact Name: Lanre Akanni
Contact Email: avjobs@creativepersonnel.co.uk
Job Published: January 24, 2018 17:03

Job Description

This technical production company has been established in the industry for over 20 years and they have an excellent reputation for delivering high level technical solutions and concepts for a range of corporate events in the UK and Europe. With a busy pipeline of work they now require a passionate and dedicated Senior Lighting Engineer to oversee the lighting requirements for all of their projects

About You
It is essential that you have a good level of experience within corporate live event productions and naturally you are a subject matter expert when it comes to all things lighting including design, moving and generic fixtures, control systems, desk programming experience specifically with Avolites, a strong understanding of, rigging, and power and data distribution. You are able to support this with a working knowledge of either AutoCAD or Sketch Up, strong level of communication, a creative outlook and a desire to consistently deliver outstanding results that exceed client expectations. You are someone who is always continuously learning and looking for ways to improve, have the flexibility to work within the events industry and you also have a full UK driving license.

The Role
You will have the autonomy to manage the company’s lighting function acting as a technical sounding board for the project managers and overseeing LX requirements for their events. This will involve the specification of the relevant technical requirements, engaging the project team and the end client with your ideas and proposals, outlining the importance and impact the right solutions will have on an event ensuring value and profit are attained in equal measure.

On site you will take the lead in respect of operation, programming and managing crew to ensure that you are able to follow through on your proposals and that each event is delivered in line with the company’s standards. The position will allow you to use and develop your creativity and leadership as well as making a significant contribution to some exciting projects in the UK and Europe.

The Offer
On offer is a competitive salary based on experience the opportunity to be part of a passionate and creative company and a chance to work on wide scale of events with some very high profile clients at some unique venues. So for further information and consideration apply now with your full CV.

NO SPONSORSHIP IS ON OFFER YOU MUST BE IN THE UK / COMING TO THE UK TO BE CONSIDERED OR HAVE THE APPROPRIATE WORKING VISA