Driver/AV Technician (Live Event Production)

  • Job Reference: LA39374
  • Date Posted: 6 March 2018
  • Recruiter: Creative Personnel
  • Location: Slough, Berkshire
  • Salary: £19,000 to £21,000
  • Sector: Events, Stage & Lighting
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

The Company
PSAV provides the ideas and technology that inspire great meetings. This has made us one of the leading providers of event technology and audio visual solutions for meeting planners and producers across the corporate, association, and tradeshow markets. PSAV provides an unparalleled range of event technology to support its customers' ability to create, collaborate, and communicate. With close to 9000 employees and almost 2000 partner locations worldwide, PSAV provides people and resources right where our clients want to have their next meeting. We are now currently looking for a dedicated and enthusiastic person for the role of Driver/Technician to be based at our Slough head office.

About You
You can easily demonstrate a good level of competency with the technical equipment and solutions used in event production covering audio, AV and lighting along with some experience of working within a technical production warehouse. You are confident with your communication, you have excellent attention to detail along with the ability to prioritise your work load and maintain a high standard while working under pressure. A smart appearance and full clean driving license will also be required along with the ability to work well in team and a desire to achieve and develop.

The Role
The purpose of the role is to provide support to the warehouse and driver technician teams by assisting with the prep, test and maintenance of kit at the warehouse alongside supporting our hotel operations and large scale productions by collecting and delivering equipment in the South East, London and other parts of the UK. At the warehouse you will assist in the coordination of various delivery processes and procedures to make sure that all equipment is ready to be distributed to its allocated site and additionally ensure that there is enough inventory to support all requests.  In respect of kit delivery you will make sure that equipment arrives or is collected on time and where required set up and de rig at the venue location. This means your time will be split approximately 40%:60% between our warehouse and out on the road. To further help your success in the position you will be expected to foster good relations with your colleagues in Slough, all of our teams at our venues, the venue representatives and also with our team in London.

The Offer
 Alongside a great basic salary you’ll also receive: Enhanced holidays – 32 days (inclusive of 8 PH) | Pensions | Perkbox Benefit |Show blacks uniform provided | Life insurance | Enhanced sick pay scheme | Overtime payments

You will be part of company that not only values its staff through development they know the contribution each individual brings in making PSAV a great place to work! So for further information and consideration apply now with your full CV