AV Hire & Warehouse Assistant


Full time contract

 

Avensys Hire & Events is looking for a full time AV Hire Assistant to join its busy live events team at our operations base in Crawley.  This is an exciting opportunity to work with an established AV hire and events team delivering quality AV services to corporate clients and local venue partners.

 

Job Overview

 

You’ll be responsible for preparing, delivering, setting-up and removing a range of audio visual equipment supplied on a hire basis to our venue and corporate customers.  As part of a friendly and supportive team, you will also help in the day-to-day running of the warehouse, and the delivery of live event productions.  This is a varied role with good progression prospects for a self-motivated individual with a passion for AV and events.

 

Skills/Experience Required:

 

  • Minimum 1 year’ relevant experience through education or industry experience

  • An existing understanding and genuine interest in Audio Visual event technology

  • Excellent communication skills; must be confident to liaise with colleagues and clients

  • Positive, happy and can-do attitude

  • Comfortable working as a member of a team and taking instruction from senior colleagues

  • General IT knowledge

  • Excellent attention to detail

  • Be willing and able to learn on the job, as well as through structured training

  • Be able to follow instruction, as well as use own initiative working to tight deadlines and operating in a fast pace and demanding environment

  • Work safely and tidily when under pressure

  • Must have the capability to lift and carry AV equipment and staging from vans to venues

  • Ability to work long hours on events and in busy periods when required

  • Full, clean, UK driving licence is essential

  • Fluent spoken and written English

 

All applicants must be eligible to work in the UK

 

Standard working hours 08.30 till 17.30 Monday to Friday.

Due to the nature of the role and industry, we require our team to be flexible with working hours; this includes early starts/late finishes, working weekends and possible overnight stays away from home.  We operate generous overtime and TOIL policy for additional hours worked.

 

To Apply:

 

Please send your CV with covering letter and salary expectation to livejobs@avensys.co.uk

 

STRICTLY NO AGENCIES;  PREVIOUS APPLICANTS NEED NOT APPPLY

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