Freelance Technician

Role: Freelance Technician

Start date: ASAP

 

ABOUT US:

The Flash Pack is a London based technical production studio. The company was born when two photographers set out to create a software platform to edit and share content from live events. 10 years on, our focus is building social first content experiences for brands and agencies activating in the UK and abroad.

 

We design moments people get excited about and use smart technology to capture and share them. We are known for our innovative approach to briefs, our ability to create striking creative content, and our expertise in delivering live amplification of this content both pre, during, and post-event.

 

We work with some of the world’s best creative agencies and also direct to brands. Our clients include Google, Apple, YouTube, Mastercard, Vogue, Cartier, Coca Cola, IWC, Vans and more.

 

THE ROLE:

We are on the lookout for a technician to join the team on a freelance basis to work on an exciting immersive experience in Saudi Arabia. There will be 1 week of preparation in London before installation on site in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia for the entirety of October.

The role will be to help the technical team install capture equipment (cameras, lighting etc), display screens and cabling. The ideal candidate is a hard working problem solver, who is keen to get their hands dirty and work as part of a close knit team

Preflight configuration and testing of the technical kit

Packing and loading of equipment for transport

On site installation of stills and video capture set ups

On site installation of cabling including networking and power systems

Testing of Install hardware and software

 

KEY SKILLS

Relevant work experience in a technical environment is a must

Must have experience working on site

Knowledge of networking

Excellent troubleshooting and fault finding skills

Knowledge of MacOS

Excellent verbal communication skills, patiently explains complex technical issues in an easy to understand manner

Knowledge of photography, film making or lighting a bonus

 

KEY SKILLS

Day rate: £250

Location: West Dulwich, London (26-29 October)

Location: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (1-22 October)

Flights, visas, accommodation, PD covered whilst in Saudi Arabia

 

APPLY

In the first instance candidates should email hello@itstheflashpack.com with a copy of their CV and cover letter.

This position is immediately available.

We regret to advise that due to the high volume of responses received, candidates without experience as outlined above, will not be considered suitable and will therefore not be contacted.