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Technical Events Assistant

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We are currently working with a VERY exciting and large organisation, who are seeking a Technical Services Assistant to join their team on a contract until the end of the year. The role is responsible for frontline Duty Technician as and when required in response to the day-to-day technical needs.

This is a 12 month contract. Contribute to the day-to-day running of the studio and form part of the Visitor Services team covering weekends, evenings and school holidays 363 days a year on a shift pattern involving AM and PM shifts.

Technical Services Assistant:

Ensure all technical and exhibition related maintenance requirements are delivered within agreed schedules and standards.
Assist with the delivery of live events as and when required.
Ensure public and staff safety at all times
Monitor protection of assets and equipment within the tour areas in order to maintain the level of quality, reliability and maximise life span.
Comply with internal health and safety regulations and working practices at all times.
Maintain good communication channels across all departments including Visitor Experience, Studio Facilities and Corporate Archive.
Champion the needs of the customer in all areas of the operation.
Be part of the continual multi-skill training within the department assisting where possible with any training.

Technical Services Assistant Skills:

Proven track record in a similar maintenance position, preferably in the entertainment, visitor attraction or service industry.
Knowledge of live event production and the relevant audio-visual skills involved in the delivery of such events.
Experience of working with installed audio-visual show systems and fault finding and trouble shooting on these as required.
Basic carpentry and maintenance skills and a good working knowledge of workshop environments.
Previous experience of working in an operational and customer facing environment where there are significant numbers of the general public on site.
Proven IT skills with a sound knowledge of Microsoft Office and associated packages.
Ability to work with others in order to develop aims of the business, whilst being flexible and able to adapt to working in a highly dynamic and demanding environment.
Basic knowledge of I.T switch networks and I.P based control systems.Please apply NOW if you have relevant experience!

Parkside Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Parkside Recruitment is an Equal Opportunities Employer