Film Technician

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Temporary full-time

Salary See description

Updated 4 days ago

Reference 1404083

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for Film Technician based in Belfast.

Film Technician

Ref: 19/107383

School of Arts, English and Languages (AEL)

Queen’s University Belfast is one of the leading universities in the UK and Ireland, with a distinguished heritage and history. With over 24,000 students, 3,700 staff and an annual turnover of some £300m, Queen’s University Belfast plays a unique leadership role in Northern Ireland. As a member of the Russell Group of UK research-intensive universities, Queen’s University Belfast combines excellence in research and education with a student centred ethos.

With 150 academic and support staff and over 1,200 students, the school of Arts, English and Languages has strong links with a wide range of industries in the form of collaborative projects and student placements. Our events include concerts, drama performances, readings, screenings and talks/conferences and the facilities used by the school are among the best in the UK.

The Film Technician will provide support for editing, filming and organising audio visual recordings from the Prisons Memory Archive and related tasks as required.

More information on the project can be found our website.

This is a temporary post for 8 months.

Our five core values (Integrity, Connected, Ambition, Respect, Excellence) have been developed by staff and students. They express our shared understanding of what we believe, how we aim to behave and what we aspire to be as an international organisation.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Academic or vocational qualifications (e.g. NVQ 3, 2 A Levels , ONC/OND, City and Guilds level 3 or equivalents in a relevant subject) plus typically 2 years’ work experience in a relevant role
  • A minimum of one year’s experience in providing technical and creative support in postproduction within an educational, arts or commercial media setting.
  • Demonstrable familiarity with digital products, such as computers, video and stills cameras, and relevant software packages, such as DaVinci, Pro Tools, Sony Vegas, and Final Cut Pro
  • Demonstrable familiarity with researching market for new media products and with ordering, maintenance and storage practices
  • Working knowledge of relevant systems, equipment, processes and procedures
  • Manual handling skills where required
  • Understanding and of relevant policies and procedures as they affect the role, and the quality standards and outputs required

For full job details and essential/desirable criteria please refer to the candidate information link by clicking apply. You must clearly demonstrate how you meet the criteria on your application form

Further information about the School can be found on our website

To apply please click in the APPLY NOW button below to be directed to the company website

Anticipated interview date: Monday 20 May 2019

Salary: £22,017 per annum

Closing date: Monday 29 April 2019