De Prep Technician (electronics & electro-mechanical)

  • Job Reference: 00000959-1
  • Date Posted: 4 August 2022
  • Recruiter: Mediashare (trading as ER Productions)
  • Location: Dartford, Kent
  • Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: + paid overtime + bonus scheme + generous holiday + medical & pension
  • Sector: Arts & Entertainment
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Purpose Of The Role

To ensure that equipment returning from show sites is clean, checked, serviced and data recorded onto ER's booking system so that every piece of equipment and cable is returned to stock and ready to be used in perfect working order as if brand new.

You will be working in a fast paced international business across multiple time zones, therefore it is important that you have the following Skills and Experience:

  • Good attention to detail
  • Ability to take instruction and complete tasks in line with written guidelines
  • Technically minded
  • Good fine motor skills
  • Must be computer literate and able to navigate online booking systems
  • Live event industry experience preferred but not essential
  • Electrical cable experience preferred but not essential
  • Electronic experience preferred but not essential
  • Soldering experience required
  • Operates with urgency
  • Ability to cope under pressure
  • Available outside of office hours and willingness to get the job done
  • Physically fit and able to lift and move heavy equipment.

As a De-Prep technician you will be working as a team, responsibilities will include:

  • Test each piece of cable and power distribution on return to ER, ensure that the cable and power distribution is complete, clean and ready to use. Carry out repairs. Log details and send to quarantine as required.
  • Test each piece of laser equipment on return to ER, ensure that the equipment is in full working order, clean (external and internal optics) so that the laser is ready to use. Make minor repairs. Log details and send to quarantine as required. Inform the de prep manager of any missing kit, report re-occurring faults
  • Test each piece of SFX equipment on return to ER, ensure that the equipment is in full working order, clean and ready to use. Make minor repairs. Log details and send to quarantine as required. Inform the de prep manager of any missing kit, report re-occurring faults.
  • Test each piece of control equipment on return to ER, ensure that the equipment is in full working order, clean and ready to use. Test faders and control interfaces. Remove and store show files and reset control systems to current software versions. Inform the de prep manager of any missing kit, report re-occurring faults
  • Keep the workplace clean and tidy

 

A little about us:

ER Productions is an international, award-winning laser show & laser system design and special effects specialist, with credits spanning high profile events, advertising, television and worldwide concert tours.

Constantly pushing the envelope when it comes to the ongoing development, manufacture and sourcing of cutting-edge laser & SFX products, we have the largest collection of laser solutions worldwide.

With offices in the UK, Spain, Australia and USA, ER Productions is perfectly placed to deliver systems and show-stopping laser & SFX displays around the world.