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AV Installations Assistant (Temporary for 6 months)

16 May 2014
by Calder Sibbald , under Company news | Installations


Salary - £20,000 to £25,000 p.a. pro rata depending on experience
Black Light has an exciting position within their Installations team.  The role is initially temporary for 6 months but there may be an opportunity to extend the contract.  Working with varying clients on interesting and challenging projects installing mainly AV equipment but also assisting with lighting and sound installations on various sites around the UK to clients’ specifications. The role will involve;
• Installation of Black Light’s varied installation projects portfolio
• Oversee permanent and temporary installations for Black Light to specifications previously agreed
• Maintain installation tools, plant and machinery in good working order
• Help to plan the method of installation for projects
• Keep records of costs relating to a project.
• Liaising with the project manager to ensure that risk assessments and method statements are prepared and adhered to.
• Ensuring that installations are tested to the required standards and the results are accurately recorded.
The role will require the successful individual to be able to find solutions to installing equipment effectively and discretely.  You will have experience installing AV, lighting and sound systems. In addition to this you will have knowledge of AV system components and network commissioning skills. Soldering skills are also essential.  Also you must hold a full drivers licence and be prepared to work away from home.
Experience of eCue, Qsys and/or AMX Programming or other programming or scripting would also be desired but not essential. As would a CSCS Card, IPAF, PASMA.  The selected candidate will be need to be as equally comfortable on a building site as in a theatre, have copious amounts of initiative and the ability to speak confidently to clients and contractors alike.  Please note this role will involve travel. 
Please email your interest to recruitment@black-light.com in the first instance, including a CV and stating in your covering letter you confirm that you have a drivers licence.