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Senior Camera & Lighting Technician

  • Cameraworks
  • Shoreditch, London, UK
  • 10/06/2024
Full time Camera Operator / Technician

Job Description

Cameraworks is a leading camera & lighting rental company in the heart of Shoreditch supplying cutting edge facilities to feature films, TV productions & commercials.

We have an opportunity for a full time Senior Camera & Lighting Technician.

ABOUT CAMERAWORKS

The company was launched in August 2014 and has established itself in the industry as one of the leading camera & lighting suppliers, celebrating its 10th birthday this year. 
 
The company continues to invest in the latest digital cinema technology and attract global clients working across commercials, content, music videos and film and television. We take great pride in providing a great service to our clients in everything we do, as demonstrated by our 5 star rating on Trust Pilot. 

To learn more about us, visit our website:  www.cameraworks.co.uk.

ABOUT THE ROLE

Responsibilities will include:

  • Ensuring accurate and timely preparation of Camera, Lighting and Grip equipment orders to meet our clients needs and ensure their shoot runs smoothly
  • Performing regular tests on our equipment to assess its performance and accuracy
  • Working within a daily schedule in a busy environment with effective prioritisation of duties in line with our daily operational needs
  • Technical support and troubleshooting: offering technical solutions to clients both before and during their shoots
  • Being able to carry out everyday engineering tasks such as firmware and hardware updates, and camera and lens mount changes (training can be provided)
  • Identifying and reporting missing or damaged equipment, and where necessary organising its repair or replacement.
  • Playing your role in maintaining the company's excellent reputation for high standards in all areas of the business.
  • On occasion driving equipment to and from location using a company vehicle.

ABOUT THE IDEAL CANDIDATE

The successful candidate will have:

  • Previous experience working in a technical role(s) within film / TV production or equipment rental house
  • A good and expanding knowledge of professional Camera, Lighting and Grip equipment
  • The ability to proactively trouble shoot during prep based on experience and understanding of clients needs
  • A passion for new production technology.
  • Be 25+ with a full clean UK driving license.

DETAILS

  • Job Title: Camera & Lighting Technician 
  • Salary: Negotiable subject to experience and current employment situation.
  • Position: Full time, permanent, (Monday to Friday)
  • Start date: Negotiable subject to current employment circumstances.