Events Technician (3 posts)

Events Technicians support the Technical Manager in delivering technical requirements of all non-film EIFF events.

This position is being shortlisted or has been filled, and is therefore not open for applications.

Mid June to late July. 3 full-time posts.

Events Technicians support the Technical Manager in delivering technical requirements of all non-film EIFF events including introductions, Q&As, industry and Delegate Centre events; ensuring technical aspects are delivered to highest safety and professional standards. Also helps schedule, train and supervise any technical volunteers.

Succesful candidates will reliably support the Technical Manager in this very busy team you'll have a sound working knowledge of video and audio equipment and experience working on live events. You will also possess good leadership qualities as you are required to help schedule, train and supervise technical volunteers, and you’ll have a calm and competent manner when dealing with Festival colleagues, external event organisers and our partner venues. A love of film and of teamwork will keep you going through the long hours. Across the three full-time posts we will be looking for candidates with strong skills and experience in:

  • live event sound, with a good knowledge of current audio technologies, live sound mixing and recording
  • lighting, camera, editing and vision mixing with experience of live events
  • driver, over 25 years for insurance purposes, would be an advantage

Please download and read the attached job description for further details and to ensure you meet the person specification before applying. 


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