AV Events Technician


Full time contract

Salary Dependant on Experience


Avensys Hire & Events is looking for a full time, AV Events Technician 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 a range of quality event production services to a broad client base.


Job Overview


You’ll be responsible for preparing, delivering, setting-up, operating and removing a range of audio visual equipment for a range of events including conferences, roadshows, awards, dinners and outdoor events.  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 hires to local corporate and venue clients.


Skills/Experience Required:


  • Minimum 2 year’s relevant industry experience, setting up & operating a range audio, lighting, video & projection equipment

  • An 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 - to include excellent operational knowledge of PowerPoint

  • Strong attention to detail

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

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

  • 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 a generous overtime and TOIL policy for additional hours worked.


To Apply:


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




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