Outside Broadcast Rigger & Driver
Hemel Hempstead, UK
Salary - £18,000 plus plus Bonus & Benefits
Job Description

Alston Elliot is a world leading sports television graphics company delivering live real-time 3d and 4k graphics, augmented reality, touchscreens and data solutions to some of the world's top broadcasters, production houses and governing bodies.

A full UK driving licence is essential for this role. We are seeking experienced and responsible drivers to transport our Outside Broadcast (OB) vans to venues throughout the UK and Europe to provide rigging and technical support to our operating team working onsite. A Category C1 driving license is preferred pre-employment but not mandatory, however, candidates must have the ability to apply and process an application for this licence. Duties will also include day-to-day vehicle and OB equipment maintenance, preparation and loading of kit on and off vehicles as well as general warehouse duties. Broadcast specific training will be offered in-house. Our vehicle fleet is most active over weekends and public holidays due to the nature of the sporting industry so weekend work is likely.

Driving & Rigging
  • Driving a range of broadcast vehicles as required to and from OB venues around the UK and Europe
  • Collect and deliver Alston Elliot's equipment to broadcast facility companies within the UK
  • Forming part of the outside broadcast team once onsite, including rigging cables and technical equipment
  • Setup for and complete Unit Managers facilities check, act as point of contact with the client until operators arrive onsite
  • De-rigging cables and technical equipment
Other duties
  • Plan travel and accommodation with the Operations department
  • Assist with general day-to-day maintenance and roadworthiness of fleet
  • Planning and booking scheduled vehicle maintenance
  • Assist with maintenance of cables and technical equipment
  • Warehouse planning, including equipment storage, movement and general housekeeping
Corporate responsibilities
  • Always represent Alston Elliot in a professional manner, ensuring appropriate dress code and professional conduct, be it offsite at on OB, or within the office environment.
  • Always show respect for your work colleagues, clients and suppliers.
  • Comply with company policies, e.g. mobile phone and motor policies, employment policies such as observing core work hours, leave entitlements, and expense policies.
  • Adhere to all health and safety requirements both at the office and offsite (OBs).
  • Respect the company equipment and report any technical issues or damage to the appropriate team in the office.
  • Timely submission of your credit card and petty cash claim forms.
To apply, please send your CV to careersuk@aegraphics.tv.

Closing date: Friday, 8th March 2019