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VME are currently recruiting!

Full Time Positions (3) – Full Time Positions updated 7th March 2017

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LED Screen & Video Engineer (£18-25k dependent on experience)
We are looking for a candidate to take the position of LED Screen & Video Technician, they need to be able to demonstrate their history and experience of working within the industry as a competent LED Screen and Video Technician.

The role requires an organised and methodical person for the required warehouse duties for prepping and maintaining LED screen and associated video equipment, such as projectors, switchers, displays, cameras, vision mixers and cabling. The candidate we are looking for will be able to work on their own initiative, and identify where improvements can be made to systems and procedures.

The successful candidate will be able to take the lead with supervising and instructing teams onsite effectively, according to company policies and procedures. They must have an excellent understanding and knowledge of equipment and software used in the industry today, and be able to problem solve and fault find in a logical and methodical way.

Download the full job description here – LED Screen & Video Engineer

Head of Lighting (£25-32k dependent on experience)
We are looking for a candidate to take the position of Head of Lighting, they need to be able to demonstrate their history and experience of working within the industry as a highly competent Lighting technician and engineer. Leadership skills are essential, however those with no previous managerial experience may be considered.

The candidate will be the company lead in the Lighting Department, they must be able to work closely with project managers and the lighting department upon creative and practical lighting solutions for differing environments and budgets. They must have an excellent understanding and knowledge of equipment and software used in the industry today and monitor the development of future technologies. They must be able to manage budgets consistently and identify savings, without compromise on safety and quality.  The right candidate will have excellent in-depth technical skills, interpersonal skills and prior experience within a rental environment.

The successful candidate will be able to take the lead with managing and instructing teams onsite effectively, according to company policies and procedures. They will be responsible for manging all lighting equipment and staff in the warehouse; planning staff schedules and reporting to Senior Management

Download the full job description here – Head of Lighting

Trainee Lighting Engineer (£12-18k dependent on experience)
We are looking for a candidate to take the position of Trainee Lighting Engineer. The candidate will join a friendly and dedicated team of Lighting Engineers, reporting directly to the Head of Lighting.  This is an ideal position for somebody looking to develop a college / university based course into a real-world full time career.

The candidate will have previous experience of working in the live event or amateur dramatics sectors of the industry. Ideally the candidates will have had formal assessed training with a recognised institution or accreditation body. However, those who can demonstrate competent technical ability will be considered.

The role requires an organised and methodical person for the required warehouse duties for prepping and maintaining lighting equipment, such as moving heads, generic lighting and cabling. The candidate we are looking for will be able to work on their own initiative and as a team player.  A large proportion of the weekly work will be warehouse based until suitable knowledge has been gained to lead into onsite work with our lighting teams.

Download the full job description here – Trainee Lighting Engineer

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

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Work Placement / Internship
VME are always happy to try and accommodate work experience students. We are particular keen to work with students that have hands-on experience with professional sound and lighting equipment.

For all job vacancies, please do not hesitate to contact us.