Technical Operators – Projection/Vision, SCEC

Posted on Monday, April 7th, 2008

The Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre, Darling Harbour is the largest and most flexible facility in Australia. As a purpose built venue, the Centre hosts over 700 events per year, including international and national conferences and exhibitions, gala events, product launches and small meetings.

We are currently seeking to grow our team of permanent and casual employees in the Projection/Vision Team.

The successful applicant/s will be able to demonstrate a high level of expertise in projection/vision and have significant industry experience. You will be focused on providing exceptional customer service for both external and internal events.

As a Technical Operator you will be responsible for:

The bump in, operation and bump out of technical equipment.

Accurately interpreting work orders and CAD drawings for the set up of events.

Monitoring all technical equipment to ensure it is in working order and stored securely when not in use.

Responding to all reasonable client requests regarding operational requirements of events.

Ensuring that all consumables and other stock items are maintained at the required levels.

Leadership and direction of a small team, including assisting in staff training.

Assisting the Section Head in pre planning for upcoming events.

Managing operational aspects of an event in consultation with the Production Team.

To be successful in this role you will:

Have at least 5 years experience in the entertainment, theatre, music, convention or television industries.

Be able to demonstrate a broad based production knowledge specialising in live video and data projection.

Be willing and able to work within a team environment.

Demonstrate an ability to comply with and implement OHS policies and procedures including manual handling techniques.

Possess intermediate computer skills.

Have well developed communication skills, particularly verbal skills.

Demonstrate a high level of attention to detail combined with a commitment to quality control.

Possess demonstrated supervisory skills.

Applicants must be well presented and demonstrate a high level of professionalism that is required in a corporate environment.

Applicants will be required to participate in a pre-employment medical examination which may include testing for alcohol and drugs.

Go to www.scec.com.au to apply

Posted: April 7th 2008