Build Project Co-Ordinator

Job Title – Build Project Coordinator

Job Location – Daventry/Altrincham/BlackHill

Job Role:

To support the MBNL delivery teams by undertaking a range of key tasks and responsibilities to help deliver programmes / projects to meet customer and internal key performance metrics.

Responsibilities:

  • Assisting with the raising and control of instructions and Vendor PO’s.
  • Responsible for ensuring that the company databases are continually updated to reflect the current status of any given site share project and asset data
  • Coordination of KEEP reporting
  • Managing documents on the Livelink filing system
  • Liaise with external customer in order to arrange, Inception Meetings, Pre-starts and Site Inspections and chase for approval of documentation in order to progress site specific projects.
  • Assisting with ensuring that regional project closures are completed in a timely and effective manner.
  • Assist in monitoring progress of any open commitments on a project
  • Assist in dealing with daily queries as to costs incurred on a project
  • Assist in liaising with Procurement, Finance and Project Managers
  • Coordinate H&S Paperwork and approval between contractor, Project Manager and CDM-C where appropriate
  • Manage handover information from contractor and obtain approval from customer and CSD where required
  • Promote an effective Safety, Health and Environment culture, to ensure a safe and healthy working environment within area of operation
  • Maintain a secure working environment in line with the requirements of the clients Security Policy in order to protect individuals, information and the clients asset

Experience:

  • 2-3 years’ experience in a similar position in Telecoms
  • Knowledge of MS software packages (Project, PowerPoint, Word and Excel).
  • Project Management core skill set
  • Good communication skills.
  • Good organisational skills.
  • Thrive on team work

Field Engineer

Job Title – Field Engineer

Job Locations – Derby/Stoke-on-Trent/Burton-on-Trent

Job Description:

  • Carryout reactive and proactive maintenance on multi-customer, multi technology networks, achieving agreed performance targets
  • Carryout project based on site installation, commissioning and integration activities across multi-customer, multi technology networks achieving agreed performance targets.
  • Work individually, as part of the FSO and wider teams to achieve right first time resolution of work within customer SLA’s without compromising safe working practices
  • Carry out the field related installation, commissioning and integration activities associated with agreed FSO project work
  • Assist in the development and review of FSO processes and procedures with a view to maximise efficiency
  • Keep diligent records and accurately update both internal FSO and Customer systems where necessary.

Experience

  • Must have VF,MBNL & Tef, base station corrective skills
  • Must be located in the appropriate areas/Willing to relocate
  • Must have all certs in date – Including Tower Rescue/Advance Climber (Or willing to complete prior to contract start)
  • Provide own Vehicle

Field Engineer

Job Title – Field Engineer

Job Locations – Nationwide

Job Description:

  • Carryout reactive and proactive maintenance on multi-customer, multi technology networks, achieving agreed performance targets
  • Carryout project based on site installation, commissioning and integration activities across multi-customer, multi technology networks achieving agreed performance targets.
  • Work individually, as part of the FSO and wider teams to achieve right first time resolution of work within customer SLA’s without compromising safe working practices
  • Carry out the field related installation, commissioning and integration activities associated with agreed FSO project work
  • Assist in the development and review of FSO processes and procedures with a view to maximise efficiency
  • Keep diligent records and accurately update both internal FSO and Customer systems where necessary.

Experience

  • Must have VF,MBNL & Tef, base station corrective skills
  • Must be located in the appropriate areas/Willing to relocate
  • Must have all certs in date – Including Tower Rescue/Advance Climber (Or willing to complete prior to contract start)
  • Provide own Vehicle

Senior Promotions Producer – Arabic Speaking

Senior Promotions Producer – Arabic Speaking

Location: Park Royal (NW10)

Start Date: ASAP

Employment Type: 1 Year Fixed Term Contract

Salary: Negotiable + Benefits

Summary:

Our client, a multinational broadcaster, with a range of content spanning from news to entertainment which is broadcast to an audience of over 200 million Arabic speakers are seeking a Senior Promotions Producer to join their team working from their studios in London.

Role Summary:

For the channel to be credible, it is of paramount importance that the on air promotion of the editorial channel, and its content, is of the highest possible standard. The Senior Promotion Producers must demonstrate and consistently deliver correct spelling, grammar and pronunciation in all scripts, voice-overs and graphics captions.

All members of the creative team are required to have Arabic as their primary language, if not, then proven experience and ability to understand Arabic at the level of a native speaker, including their reading and writing skills.

The Senior Promo Producer role is responsible for leading by example the end-to-end production (conceptualisation, scripting, directing, producing and packaging) of promotional content for the end client. With a wealth of creative experience and a good eye for what makes a compelling and attention-grabbing promo, this role will also be responsible for creating and executing promotional material for a range of programmes, movies, series and general channel branding.

The Senior Promotions Producer will work within a team of Producers, enhancing the collective knowledge of on-air promotion guidelines, design, filming and editing techniques, all designed to promote client content and navigate viewers across the client’s channel.

They will be able to take direction and work closely with the Creative Manager to spearhead the on-air promotions’ direction.

The successful Senior Promotions Producer will be expected to work on a flexible shift pattern, including weekends, producing high quality on air promotions for both news and programmes

Key skills:

  • Excellent Arabic & English language abilities.
  • Highly developed Promo Production experience.
  • Experienced in generating & leading teams creating original ideas for promotions and larger 360-degree promotional campaigns across multiple platforms.
  • Experienced in dealing with contributors (actors, voice-over artists, personalities and presenters).
  • Experienced user of editing systems as a producer/directors as well as offline standard operating skills.
  • Able to work in a focused manner within a fast paced environment.
  • The ability to conceptualise and storyboard ideas and deliver completed on-air promotions for transmission.
  • Experienced in planning and directing shoots as well as proven experience in directing live action.
  • Producers should have some operational experience or practical awareness of working within regulatory guidelines, particularly OFCOM.
  • Strong leadership qualities.
  • Excellent script writing skills.
  • Excellent organisational skills.
  • Experience of design platforms both MAC & PC

Essential technical experience:

  • Competent user of Apple Mac and Microsoft Windows
  • Experienced user of Adobe after effects, photoshop and Adobe premier alongside other 3D design and animation software.

Interested and want to know more? Click Apply today!*

*Please note we can only consider applicants who are fluent in Arabic for this role. To ensure your application is reviewed correctly please state your language capabilities on your CV when applying.

Promotions Producer Arabic Speaking

Promotions Producer – Arabic Speaking

Location: Park Royal (NW10)

Start Date: ASAP

Employment Type: 1 Year Fixed Term Contract

Salary: Negotiable + Benefits

Summary:

Our client, a multinational broadcaster, with a range of content spanning from news to entertainment which is broadcast to an audience of over 200 million Arabic speakers are seeking a Promotions Producer to join their team working from their studios in London.

Role Summary:

For the channel to be credible, it is of paramount importance that the on air promotion of the editorial channel, and its content, is of the highest possible standard. The Promotion Producers must demonstrate and consistently deliver correct spelling, grammar and pronunciation in all scripts, voice-overs and graphics captions.

All members of the creative team are required to have Arabic as their primary language, if not, then proven experience and ability to understand Arabic at the level of a native speaker, including their reading and writing skills.

The Promotion Producers will assist in the design and production of on air promotions. They will have the ability to storyboard and communicate creative solutions, applying ideas for programmes and channel promotions and will take direction from the senior producer and creative manager.

The successful Promotion Producer will be expected to work on a flexible shift pattern, including weekends , producing high quality on air promotions for both news and programmes

In addition to this, producers must respond creatively to creative briefs and work closely with their senior designer/producer & creative manager, and constantly work to develop and research new creative ideas.

Key skills:

  • Excellent Arabic & English language abilities.
  • Proven ability to think creatively, and work as part of team
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Able to storyboard and communicate a creative idea
  • Experience of design platforms both MAC & PC
  • Good time management
  • Ability to deliver a final product in the form of motion graphics for on air news & programmes information design
  • Able to demonstrate a genuine understanding of contemporary design trends and creative filmmaking
  • Ability to demonstrate a genuine interest and knowledge of television entertainment, news and current affairs.

Essential technical experience:

  • Competent user of Apple Mac and Microsoft Windows
  • Adobe after effects, photoshop and Adobe premier

Interested and want to know more? Click Apply today!*

*Please note we can only consider applicants who are fleunt in Arabic for this role. To ensure your application is reviewed correctly please state your language capabilities on your CV when applying.

Field Engineer

Job Title – Field Engineer

Job Location – Northern Ireland

Job Description:

  • Carry out reactive and proactive maintenance on multi-customer, multi technology networks, achieving agreed performance targets

  • Carryout project based on site installation, commissioning and integration activities across multi-customer, multi technology networks achieving agreed performance targets.

  • Work individually, as part of the FSO and wider teams to achieve right first time resolution of work within customer SLA’s without compromising safe working practices

  • Carry out the field related installation, commissioning and integration activities associated with agreed FSO project work

  • Assist in the development and review of FSO processes and procedures with a view to maximise efficiency

  • Keep diligent records and accurately update both internal FSO and Customer systems where necessary.

Experience

  • Must have VF,MBNL & Tef, base station corrective skills

  • Must be located in the appropriate areas/Willing to relocate

  • Must have all certs in date – Including Tower Rescue/Advance Climber (Or willing to complete prior to contract start)

  • Provide own Vehicle

Camera Operator

Camera Operator

Location: Park Royal (NW10)

Employment type: 1 year fixed term contract

Salary: Negotiable + Benefits

Start Date: September

Our client, a multinational broadcaster with a broad range of content spanning from news to entertainment are seeking a Camera Operator to join their team working from their studios in London.

Role Summary:

The Camera Operator is responsible for operating cameras and lighting equipment in the studio or on location to an advanced level, ensuring that lighting and camera settings comply with the guidelines, to ensure correctness of the final output, through camera shot composition, framing and lighting for live and pre-recorded programmes as directed.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Test the functionality of all necessary equipment before shooting live and pre-recorded news or programs (i.e. camera, lenses, monitors, camera robotic system, CCU for each camera, lighting unit – LEDs, Fresnel, cool light, lighting desk).
  • Perform camera line-ups-matching camera parameters for colour, and exposure.
  • Comply with directed camera compositions and framings during live/pre-recorded news or programs according to the TD, Head of Cameras instructions and as per news or program requirements.
  • Operate Multiple Robotic Camera Control System, Jimmy Jib or Hand Held camera system.
  • Monitor cameras video level via a waveform monitor for quality control in terms of luminance and chrominance levels -maintaining output to industry set standards and settings.
  • Control and balance lighting levels via the lighting desk/ lighting control units.
  • Arrange and set lighting for live/pre-recorded news, weather or programs according to the Technical Director’s instructions, to ensure all colour schemes conform to broadcasting standards.
  • Perform routine maintenance for all cameras and lighting equipment.
  • Coordinate with “Head of Cameras, Supervisor, and Engineering department.
  • Prepare reports regarding equipment, troubleshooting issues, failures and any other relevant issues.
  • Perform other duties relevant to the job as requested by superiors.

Key Skills and Knowledge:

  • Extensive technical knowledge of HD video production systems.
  • Operation of video cameras, lenses and studio lighting.
  • Operation of studio pedestals, dollies, jimmy jib and crane systems.
  • Operation of Hand Held Cameras.
  • Operation of video signal monitoring equipment (i.e. waveform monitors and vector scopes).

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in any related discipline.
  • Minimum 4 years’ experience in a similar Media Broadcast Industry ideally within a live broadcast environment.
  • Ability to multi-task and respond to change dynamically.
  • Competent general computer skills and IT knowledge.
  • Strong interpersonal skills with an ability to communicate effectively across various teams in the business.

Interested and want to know more? Click apply today!

Site Access Coordinator

Site Access Coordinator

Location: Emley Moor (HD8)

Role Type: 1 year fixed term contract

Salary: Negotiable

Start Date: ASAP

Our client, Europe’s leading operator within Wireless Telecommunications Infrastructure are seeking talented Site Access Coordinators to join their team working from their Telecommunications and Broadcasting facility in Huddersfield.

This role involves working with the systems for controlling access to our client’s site portfolio (circa 8,500 sites) As part of a small team you will be responsible for managing the process of pre-accreditation of companies & individuals who wish to use the end clients access control system. This role is ideal for someone who has worked in a company focused on Telecommunications Infrastructure before, primarily within a role supporting engineer access to sites.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Comply with Client Site Access regulations and Accreditation processes
  • Develop and maintain professional working relationships with internal/external customers and third-party suppliers
  • Strive to meet and or exceed customer service levels
  • Ensure all service calls are answered promptly and professionally
  • Ensure that all queries are processed effectively, within agreed service timescales
  • Self-manage performance against agreed Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s)
  • Through continuous improvement, identify opportunities to improve service, process or systems
  • Support problem management; contribute to root cause analysis and where possible implement corrective actions to avoid repeat incidents
  • As requested, carry out ancillary tasks deemed within your capability
  • Maintain a secure working environment in line with the requirements of the Clinet’s Security Policy in order to protect individuals, information and assets
  • Operate a range of team processes to ensure key performance indicators are met
  • Manage conflicting priorities to ensure all deliverables are met
  • As required, participate in the on-call 24/7 arrangements
  • Flexibility is required to enable the team to operationally cover working hours from 07.00 to 18.00 Monday to Friday – Shifts cover 07:00-15:30 & 09:30-18:00 alongside participation in the on-call rota 1 in 11 shifts.

Experience/Qualifications Required:

  • Previous experience in a similar role within Telecommunications is essential.
  • Experience in fast moving, high volume, fluid environments providing service direct to external customers
  • Experience in interfacing with external customers and internal functions carrying out effective communication and speedy resolution for requests
  • Experience with recording and managing sensitive and critical data
  • Capable of confidently communicating information in a clear and concise manner.
  • Methodical filing, referencing and strong analytical skills
  • Capable of building, maintaining strong rapport with internal stakeholders, clients, and Operational Teams within the end client.

Interested and would like to know more? Click Apply today!

Field Engineer

Job Title – Field Engineer

Contract Duration: 3 Months (rolling)

Job Location – Covering sites in Warrington/Glossop/Chesterfield

Job Description:

  • Carryout reactive and proactive maintenance on multi-customer, multi technology networks, achieving agreed performance targets
  • Carryout project based on site installation, commissioning and integration activities across multi-customer, multi technology networks achieving agreed performance targets.
  • Work individually, as part of the FSO and wider teams to achieve right first time resolution of work within customer SLA’s without compromising safe working practices
  • Carry out the field related installation, commissioning and integration activities associated with agreed FSO project work
  • Assist in the development and review of FSO processes and procedures with a view to maximise efficiency
  • Keep diligent records and accurately update both internal FSO and Customer systems where necessary.

Experience

  • Must have VF,MBNL & Tef, base station corrective skills
  • Must be located in the appropriate areas/Willing to relocate
  • Must have all certs in date – Including Tower Rescue/Advance Climber
  • Provide own Vehicle

Currently swapping out MHA, RETS and ODUs predominantly plus assisting with VSWR / PIM fault investigation works.

Working across Warrington/Glossop/Chesterfield

MCR Engineer

MCR Engineer

Location: London, NW10

Employment type: 1 Year Fixed Term Contract

Salary: Negotiable + Benefits

Start Date: August

Our client, a multinational broadcaster with a broad range of content spanning from news to entertainment are seeking a MCR Engineer to join their team working from their studios in London.

Main Responsibilities:

As an MCR Engineer you’ll be primarily responsible for ensuring that the Client’s channels are ON AIR without interruption, minimizing loss of broadcast services at times of equipment failure by rapidly identifying and implementing alternative methods to restore them. You will be also responsible for managing the successful delivery for scheduled production and transmission services. You should be confident with managing the loading of multiple traffic strands on the Client’s fibre and Satellite network and maintaining the operational stability for the delivery of both, Client’s channel to viewers and contribution incoming to the station.

The successful engineeer will be ablt to demonstrable skills in broadcast equipment and technologies including several or all of the following:

  • SAT farm, IF routing & control system; Downlink and uplink chain
  • SNG and ENG equipment, point-to-point video links and 3G/4G cellular IP streaming from the field
  • Video Routers, Multi viewers and Glue items
  • Talkback; KVM system

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Manage Control of the channel Off Air and escalation process with DTH providers
  • Effectively manage Feeds/transmissions via Satellite, Fibre and 3G-4G cellular devises such as TVU making sure the quality is up to Client’s standards
  • Minimize troubleshooting time to the minimum to avoid any failure or delay
  • Identify faults and take immediate preventative action to restore traffic
  • Make sure follows up on all technical or operational issues in the booking system observed during transmissions
  • Escalating technical issues to relevant support unit as well as to external providers
  • Make sure all IPDs and steerable antennas are set up to the required satellites
  • Coordinate effectively with operators in the field to support remote operations via satellite, fibre, and IP networks
  • Ensuring successful delivery of scheduled transmissions resolving any troubleshoot if any crisis occurs to the service

Skills and experience required:

  • 2-3 years experience working within a similar role in a Broadcast environment.
  • A keen interest in broadcast technology.
  • Positive attitude, flexibility, team working.
  • Proficiency in maintaining the systems documentation library.
  • Ability to work under pressure in a live news environment and availability to work on-call as needed.
  • Fluent communicator in the English Language , Arabic is a plus

Interested and want to know more? Click Apply today!