Current Vacancies

Current Vacancies

VME are currently recruiting

Our current Vacancies

Warehouse Technician

VME are currently looking to recruit for the post of Warehouse Technician, based at our warehouse in Knutsford, approximately 20 minutes south of Manchester.

With over 20 years of industry experience, VME has established itself as a major European supply company for all aspects of sound, lighting, AV and broadcast equipment.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Hands on preparation of sound and lighting equipment for productions and dry hires to the highest standard
  • Checking in equipment returned from hire
  • Ensuring all equipment is kept clean and well presented
  • Ensuring workspaces are kept in clean and orderly condition
  • General service, maintenance, and repair of equipment
  • Liaising with General manager regarding maintenance of equipment and ordering of spare parts
  • Loading / unloading of vans and trucks
  • Occasional deliveries / collections and site work (Full UK driving license required)
  • Candidates will need to be flexible in terms of working hours and may involve some working away from home and/or weekend work.
  • Adhering to company Health and Safety policy

Required Skills 

  • Ideally some experience in the AV, sound and lighting industry
  • Ideally PAT testing experience
  • IT and communication skills essential
  • Ability to work as part of a team and alone when required
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to problem solve and to work to deadlines
  • A strong work ethic
  • High self-motivation and the ability to take initiative
  • High standard of personal presentation
  • Flexibility and a can-do attitude
  • Full UK driving licence
  • Forklift truck license an advantage but not essential

Training and Career Progression

Training will be provided, as required. Career progression within in the company will be available.

Working Hours

Standard working hours would be 09.30 till 17.30 Monday to Friday, however overtime opportunities will be available and weekend shifts will be required.

Holidays

28 days per year (this includes the statutory Banks Holidays)

Pension Scheme

A company pension scheme is available after the normal probationary period, which the company contributes to on a monthly basis.

In the first instance please forward your CV to Dion@vme-uk.com

LED Video Technician

VME are currently looking to recruit for the post of LED Video Technician, based at our
warehouse near Knutsford, approximately 20 minutes South of Manchester.
With over 20 years industry experience, VME has established itself as a major European
supply company for all aspects of sound, lighting, AV and broadcast equipment.
The job holder will report directly to our warehouse manager and be responsible for
supporting LED products in accordance with VME practices and production schedules as
required.
Candidates will need to be flexible in terms of working hours and may involve some working
away from home and/or weekend work.
This position will occasionally offer on-site technical support to our customers.
Requirements/Primary Responsibilities:
 Quality control and maintenance of the LED panels and LED video wall equipment
 Diagnose and resolve LED Panel and Wall technical issues
 Performing and coordinating LED panel repairs and maintenance
 Be able to provide on-site technical support and installation of LED walls
 Provide technical support to customers
The ideal candidate should have:
 Minimum of 3 years prior experience with LED panels and LED video walls –
knowledge of Desay, Absen and Infliled products as well as Brompton and Novastar
processing is a plus
 General knowledge of audio visual equipment and basic computer skills an
advantage
 Excellent technical communication skills
 Possess organizational and time management skills
 Ability to troubleshoot and problem solve in time sensitive situations
 Great customer service skills are essential, as direct customer contact will be
required
 Strong attention to detail
 Work well in a team-oriented atmosphere, as well as independently
 Reliable with excellent work ethic

In the first instance please forward your CV to Dion@vme-uk.com

Freelance

VME are always keen to grow our database of freelance sound & lighting designers, engineers and riggers.