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Maintenance Operator

  • Gravity Media
  • London, UK
  • 23/04/2024
Full time Audio Visual / Display Broadcast Engineering Engineering Facilities

Job Description

EMG/Gravity delivers an unparalleled range of media services and solutions to clients worldwide: 30 offices, more than 100 outside broadcast trucks and flypacks and 40 studios across the United Kingdom, Europe, the Middle East, the United States and Australia, offering market-leading broadcast, technology, production, and post-production solutions across many of the world’s most-watched live events and entertainment programmes and working with the world’s most renowned sports rights holders, production houses and broadcasters.

The group’s acknowledged broadcast technology and production partnerships across major sports including UEFA EUROs, Olympic Games, FIFA World Cup, Champions League and Premiership football, Formula E, the Bathurst 1000, the ATP Tour, Australian Open, US Open and French Open, Tour de France, Giro d’Italia and Tour Down Under, NBC Sports and College Sports across the US, the World Aquatics Championships, the Melbourne Cup, the Sydney Hobart Yacht Race.

Based across our UK sites (Chiswick, Soho, Watford & White City), the Maintenance Operator will report directly into the Facilities & Compliance Manager and will be responsible for assisting with all maintenance requirements across the business and ensuring all health and safety regulations are followed.


• Conducting routine inspections of premises and equipment.

• Performing preventative maintenance in line with set programmes

• Handling basic carpentry, electrical, painting, plumbing repairs and general maintenance.

• Overseeing contractors when professional repairs are necessary.

• Diagnosing mechanical issues and correcting them, if possible

• Proactive to inspect, diagnose and solve problems with machinery and building. Able to repairing machines, equipment, or structures as necessary

• Responding to maintenance tickets raised and closing them off in a timely manner.

This job description details the key elements of the role and is not an exhaustive list of all duties. Job roles evolve over time and job holders may be required to complete additional tasks in line with business needs.


• GCSE English & Maths

• NVQ Level 2 Property Maintenance / Plumbing / Electrical or equivalent

• Valid and full UK Driving License – company van will be provided

• Right to Work in the UK


• Organised and methodical.

• Eye for detail and pride in your work for a high-quality finish • Professional presentation and attitude.

• Ability to maintain focus while working on your own

• Able to work to a set schedule but also flexible when required.

• Can do Attitude, willing to get stuck into any job

• Prompt and punctual

• Good at communicating with Line Manager and other team colleagues to keep them updated


• Proven maintenance experience.

• Basic knowledge of HVAC, plumbing and electrical systems

• Experience of using hand & electrical tools, and precision measuring instruments or electronic testing devices.

• Physical stamina and dexterity

• Ability to reference blueprints, repair manuals, catalogues as necessary

• Basic computer knowledge, use of ticketing system and email.