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Events Supplier
Permanent / Full Time
  • Immediately Available Permanent Role
  • Western Suburbs Melbourne Location
  • $80,000 - $90,000 plus super

The Company:

Our client is a leading events supplier in Australia and supplies Audio Visual and Lighting services to major events as well as servicing 9 venues in Melbourne. The company are looking for a Head Senior Technician specialised in Lighting that can manage clients as well as all lighting technical requirements from developing plans through to delivery on site. 

The Role:

The Head Senior Technician - Lighting role will be responsible for working with the internal sales team to develop the lighting technical plans for events, managing all the technical equipment through to programming and delivery and running onsite. 
Key responsibilities will include;
  • Account for the comprehensive management, and maintenance of the companys productions lighting inventory
  • Manage the installation, operation and removal of the wide range of productions inventory at event locations 
  • Plan and supervise delivery and collection of production stock from warehouse to designated sites
  • Manage departmental equipment servicing & maintenance as required by management
  • Demonstrate initiative in ensuring all jobs are delivered in full on time and within budget
  • Indentify, encourage and foster efficiencies and teamwork between the company's operational teams 
  • Drive, load and unload delivery vehicles in the correct manner including appropriate packing and securing of loads
  • Provide technical guidance and documentation for internal and external circulation regarding the companys lighting inventory 
  • Lead internal training workshops with company technicians when required
  • Ensure a safe working environment by supporting and promoting the company's policys and guidelines and complying with OHS legislation and applying best practive safe working principles at all times
The Candidate: 

Having a background in lighting, being able to manage lighting inventory, able to program a lighting desk, develop a lighting plan for an event and also being able to install and deliver this onite is required for this role. 
  • Experience in lighting for events  
  • Technical knowledge with an ability to create lighting plans and event layouts
  • An extensive understanding of technical requirements ie lighting, stage and sound
  • Ability to work with clients and maintain relationships with all stakeholders 
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience in developing and maintaining professional relationships with both internal and external stakeholders
  • Ability to work to deadlines and within a high pressure environment
For more information regarding event positions follow us:
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Please note that this role will be subject to background checks and you must have the right to live and work in this location to apply for this job.
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