Senior (Head) Projection & AV Technician

Warwick Arts Centre


Salary: £29,605 - £32,982 per annum + 5% availability allowance + overtime maybe possible for this role

Warwick Arts Centre are looking for a Senior (Head) Projection and AV Technician.

Are you a technical wizard with a passion for cinema and live events? Do you thrive in a fast-paced environment where every day brings a new challenge? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you at Warwick Arts Centre!

As the Senior (Head) Projection and AV Technician, you will be at the forefront of delivering exceptional cinema projection and audio-visual experiences. From planning to fault finding, you will supervise and allocate our dedicated staff and resources. Your expertise will ensure the seamless operation of digital and AV equipment, live screenings, and projection for all users of Warwick Arts Centre.

Collaboration is key in this role. You will work closely with Heads of Departments to allocate resources, support cross-functional teams, and ensure the smooth execution of technical requirements for our external users, both nationally and internationally. Your excellent communication skills will be instrumental in discussing and agreeing on technical needs with a diverse range of stakeholders.

With your keen eye for detail and commitment to quality, you will oversee the maintenance, repair, and testing of cinema projection, audio-visual equipment, and digital displays. Adhering to current regulations, you will ensure all equipment is in top shape and up to industry standards.

At Warwick Arts Centre, we pride ourselves on delivering exceptional customer experiences. As an ambassador for our venue, you will liaise with artists, visiting companies, and users to provide excellent customer care. Your dedication to exceeding expectations will contribute to the overall success of our vibrant arts community.

If you have previous professional experience in technical theatre or cinema, a sound knowledge of digital cinema projectors, and proficiency in using audio-visual equipment for conference-style events, we want to hear from you! Additionally, you should possess excellent communication skills, IT proficiency, and a proactive problem-solving approach.

Join our dedicated team and become an integral part of Warwick Arts Centre’s vision, apply now to embark on an exciting journey where creativity meets technical expertise!

Note: This is a full-time position with the flexibility to work unsocial hours, including weekends and overnight shifts. We welcome applications from all qualified candidates. The role also offers an additional 5% availability allowance in addition to the base salary

The contract is 146 hours over a 4 week period.

How to apply

To find out more or arrange an informal conversation about the role, please contact: Tim Clare You can also find more information or apply please visit

Interview Date: Week Commencing 31 July 2023.

The closing date for this position is 23/07/2023 at 23:59

Subscribe to our mailing list

What would you like to receive emails about? *
* indicates required