Facilities Technician

Facilities Technician

Responsibilities of Facilities Technician include;

  • Attend all building service repairs and fixing including; electrical installation, civil work etc
  • In charge for all building defects and repairs.
  • Liaise with contractors, implement civil work and follow up
  • Diagnose and fix breakdown faults, to maintain an effective maintenance service.
  • Supervise and help contractors working on site.
  • Ensure smooth site operation welfare, and health and safety measures.
  • Maintain PAT and cable management

Background / Experience from Facilities Technician;

  • 5+ years experience as Mechanical, Electrical or Multi-skilled Technician
  • City & Guilds Electro-Mechanical qualification (C&G 2356) or similar (e.g. C&G 2392, 2391, 2377, 2382, 4467, 2339, 7682, 7724). ONC or equivalent.
  • Fault finding and maintenance experience of facilities equipment, both electrical and mechanical
  • Communicated with third parties / service suppliers

Skills from Facilities Technician;

  • Strong understanding of H&S procedures and policies
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and communication skills
  • Able to work under pressure
  • Ability to mulit-take efficiently
  • Strives for continuous improvement

The position of Facilities Technician would suit someone with an Electro-Mechanical background or seeking a similar role.
Our client provides a competitive salary with excellent private medical and dental.

Broadcast Engineer

Broadcast Engineer

Location: London, NW10

Our client, a leading Broadcast & Media organisation located in London is seeking an experienced Broadcast Support Engineer who can supervise hardware and broadcast systems that are used across their TV network and provide a ‘systems integrator’ approach to technical support on various systems. They’re seeking an Engineer as opposed to pure Operations support, someone who understand system integration with broadcasting systems and equipment with a strong IT background.

Broadcast Engineer responsibilities;

  • Technical broadcasting system support including; Playout Center, Studio, Tapeless Production System, Editing Suites, ENG equipment and IT and Network Infrastructure
  • Maintain specialist equipment for video production, broadcast and satellite transmission and interactive media
  • Minimise loss of service when equipment fails by quickly identifying and implementing alternative methods of service to ensure no blackouts
  • Analyze and repair technical faults on equipment and systems
  • Setting up and operating editing facilities for post production
  • Setting up and operating equipment and transmission links outside live broadcasts

Broadcast Engineer Background & Skills

  • Minimum of 3 years in Broadcasting & Media, but preferably more than 5 years
  • Strong technical understanding of broadcasting systems, specifically in key areas such as;
    • Production Systems / Studio equipment; Camera, Vision Mixers, Audio Mixers etc
    • Playout Automation Systems
    • Systems used in Newsroom environments
  • Strong Systems Integration background
  • Previous experience with large Broadcasting organisations working on live TV; Sky, BBC etc.
  • Cisco certifications; CCNA etc would be desirable