Job: Lighting Consoles Team Leader

Title Lighting Consoles Team Leader
Categories Audio Visual
Salary Upto £33000
Location London
Brief Job Description

Consoles Team Leader

About Us

Our love of creating an amazing visual spectacle and being part of something special, drives who we are, and what we do, every day.

We are at the top of the game, we deliver quality and innovation on time, every time.

We believe that everything is possible. Whatever we do, we do with respect and passion within an exciting and inspiring community where everyone can excel. Using our collective creativity and resourcefulness, we truly believe that we can turn challenges into opportunities. The show must go on!

Come and experience the show from the best seat in the house. Get your hands on the latest and best quality equipment on the market and work with world renowned Lighting Designers. Set your career goals and follow your career development path while being part of a fun, inviting and diverse company culture.

About You & The Role:

Our team is rapidly expanding, and an exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced and knowledgeable Consoles Team Leader.

Is understanding the mysteries of fibre cable reels, networking systems and media servers as well as getting your head around lighting consoles such as Grand MA and HOG your passion?

Are you a great communicator and collaborative problem solver? Is building and maintaining strong relationships really important to you, even in challenging times? Are you a resilient self-starter who prioritises like a pro to stay ahead of the game? Can you respond calmly and maintain focus when faced with the challenges of last-minute changes? Do you enjoy sharing your knowledge whilst adding to your own skill base?

Do you see your team’s motivation and development as a key driver of success and the delivery of excellence and would they describe you as their best manager ever?

You’ll play an essential part in your team and company success story by:

Demonstrating strong operational leadership

Taking ownership of smooth day to day operation of the Consoles team of 3.

Create and maintain method statements to ensure consistency and excellence in every aspect of preparation and maintenance of Lighting Consoles, Data and network control systems.

Develop and maintain methods of work to support team colleagues as well as freelance crew on the prep process, maintenance and use of the provided equipment

Provide support and guidance to our clients, including troubleshooting via the web or phone

Staying up to date with technical knowledge and skills.

Communicating effectively

Maintaining great working relationships with all internal and external stakeholders.

Ensuring systems and documentation are accurately maintained.

Providing technical support to colleagues, freelance crew and production crew

Your Skills, Qualifications and Experience

We can’t live without:

· Your technical knowledge and high level of attention to detail.

· Your experience with lighting control equipment, ideally within a rental warehouse environment.

· Your can-do attitude, inspiring leadership and management skills based on motivation and problem-solving skills and taking ownership.

· Great communication skills both verbal and written.

· Your ability to plan ahead, organise, prioritise, delegate and oversee workload.

· Flexibility and adaptability where necessary.

· The show must go on so providing a 7-day operation is a key. Therefore, the ability to work paid overtime on occasions, including weekends is essential.

Nice to have, but we’ll be happy to offer additional training and support in:

· MS Office applications, especially Outlook – Intermediate level.

· The use of a stock control system and previous supervisory role.

· Working in the live events environment.

· Grand MA, HOG and Avolites Training

We are also curious about:

Your higher education and any other qualifications in electronics, networking and programming.

What’s in it for you?

Working with exceptional people, the latest technologies and being a part of a team making remarkable events happen.

The opportunity to continue to grow and develop whilst working alongside a skilled team in a supportive culture

You will have the opportunity to design, build and maintain custom data racks and systems and work with media servers and other relevant equipment in addition to working with various networking products for data control and transfer, especially fibre networks with cable configuration and integrity in mind.

We’ll take care of your physical and mental wellbeing with our Private Health Insurance and Pension Scheme, our Internal wellbeing and mental health awareness training scheme and onsite company Gym

As you’ll be a star employee, you’ll have the opportunity to be considered for an annual bonus.

Job Type Permanent
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