Moving Lights Supervisor
Salary: £22,000 - £30,000 depending on experience.
Job Type: Permanent, Full Time, 42.5hrs per week (including paid lunch break) Location: High Wycombe, Bucks.
Hours: 9.00am – 5.30pm
Founded in 2001, Siyan Ltd is a Lighting Design and Rental company servicing concerts, tours, festivals and special events. Situated in High Wycombe in the foothills of the Chilterns, we supply events across the UK, Europe and beyond all year round. We have an extensive range of moving lights from manufacturers including Robe, Martin, Clay Paky, Philips/VariLite and others.
Our people are at the heart of everything we do, so we’ll work with you to develop and achieve your career goals, helping you to develop your career within a fun and friendly environment.
About The Role:
We are looking for a self-motivated and forward thinking problem solver, to take ownership of our moving lights department, covering both prep for shows and general maintenance and repair of our extensive moving light stock. The role would cover the following areas:
- Prepping moving lights for shows and tours - Conducting proactive and reactive maintenance and fault finding on fixtures - Maintaining stocks of lamps, spare parts and other consumables in conjunction with the warehouse manager - Managing your own time and workflow, liaising with other members of staff as appropriate to meet deadlines - Other company wide duties as necessary (e.g. loading/unloading of trucks and helping to keep the warehouse tidy)
Our standard working hours are 9-5:30 (including a 30 minute paid lunch break), but due to the nature of the entertainment industry, some overtime will be required, including early starts, late finishes and occasional weekend working.
- You’ll have prior experience working with moving lights and LED products in the entertainment industry, including practical experience in a similar role - Excellent attention to detail and high standards of workmanship - You’ll be able to effectively form and maintain relationships, working both on your own and as a member of our friendly team - You’ll have great problem solving skills and be able to adapt quickly to the changing demands of our industry - You’ll be prepared to work overtime when required to meet deadlines, including weekend working
Desirable (but we can provide additional training in all these areas.):
- Counterbalance forklift license - Experience using rental management software - Electrical/PAT testing qualifications - Familiarity with lighting consoles (MA, Avolites, Chamsys, Hog) - Manufacturer specific moving light maintenance training/certificates
Siyan is an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to making an inclusive environment for all our employees and are happy to make any reasonable arrangements in order to help you apply for this role. If you need any assistance or for us to make any special provisions, e-mail us at email@example.com
Thank you for taking the time to read about us and about the role. If you’re interested in finding out more about Siyan, please get in contact with us at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 01494 532820. Anyone applying or interested in applying is welcome to come and visit us first in order to find out more about our company.
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