Vivid Broadcast





Junior-level Technician
Vivid Broadcast are an independent Outside Broadcast and Production company producing high quality, entertaining and dynamic productions.

An opportunity has arisen for a full time Junior-level Technician to join our team.

Background and Role

Vivid own and operate a range of multi-camera Flypacks and OB Trucks, currently based near Gatwick. 

The successful candidate will excel in working in a fast paced and dynamic environment. Although primarily an internal facing technical role, the candidate will liaise with staff and interact with 3rd party suppliers and clients.

This role would suit a broadcast engineer graduate or experienced technicians looking for more regular office working hours.

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Support the engineering team in day to day roles

  • Clean and service kit, cables pre and post job

  • Basic servicing and PAT testing of kit

  • Prep and Load kit for deployments

  • Unload, De-prep and Return to service kit from job

  • Deliver kit to and from site.

  • As and when required, on location, help unload and rig cables and technical equipment.

  • Assist in maintaining the warehouse fit for purpose

  • Carry out basic servicing

  • Ensure kit is externally serviced as and when required.

Candidate Profile

Skills, Knowledge and Experience Required for Entry:
  • Minimum age 21 (for insurance purposes), and a full clean driving license
  • Understand signal cables and basic engineering principles
  • Has a forward thinking, logical and cheerful outlook

  • Able to remain self motivated when working independently

  • Work easily as part of the team

  • Must be able to lift and carry equipment easily.
  • Although not essential, previous Engineering experience, a licence of Class C1 and above and certifications such as IPAF (MEP and Scissor), Working at heights and Basic rigging would be considered extremely beneficial.


Hours of Work:
  • The standard working week will Monday to Friday 09:00 – 17:30.
  • Evening/weekend hours will be required and Time Off In Lieu will be given when work hours fall outside regular office hours.

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