Technical Services Technician

British Film Institute


Salary: £6,068 - £7,182 pa (FTE: £24,345 - £28,728)

The BFI is looking for a Technical Services Technician to join their Technical Services Team.

Part Time: 10.25 hours per week

The Technical Services Technician will work as a member of the projection and events shift teams undertaking all operational tasks across all theatres and other Technical areas at BFI Southbank and, where required, external venues.

You will have a minimum of 2 years’ experience in all matters of film projection systems, theatre lighting systems, theatre P.A., audio mixing and sound desks.  You will also have an excellent working knowledge, experience and high proficiency in digital cinema, digital library systems and video projection systems.

This role is offered on a part time basis (10.25 hours per week) although additional 10 hour shifts will be offered and available on a four weekly basis. The Technical Services daily work window is 8.00am to 11.00pm, 7 days per week, and all staff are rostered within a shift pattern.

We support diversity and inclusion, and as an organisation recognise that we need to address under representation within our teams. As such, we strongly welcome and encourage applicants from our under-represented groups, both of non-white ethnicity and/or those who identify as D/deaf and disabled.

We guarantee a first interview to our under-represented groups who meet our minimum requirements. How we are doing, including our pay gaps and our commitment to Black Lives Matter can be found on our website.

You will enjoy benefits such as our pension scheme, excellent support for working parents, 28-33 days annual leave, tickets to BFI festivals and events plus many others.

To apply

Further details about the post can be obtained by visiting our website.

The closing date for applications is Tuesday 3 August 2021

First interviews will be held on Thursday 12 August 2021

The closing date for this position is 03/08/2021 at 23:59

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