Audio Visual Engineer

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Merlin Entertainments


Job description

 We are THORPE PARK Resort and we are part of the magical Merlin Entertainments!
We are currently recruiting for an Audio Visual Engineer within our newly developed Show Services department.  In this role you will be instrumental in supporting the technical needs of the resort, with a primary focus on the rides and attractions that rely on audio/visual technology. Using established industry experience and knowledge you will support all aspects of show control, IP systems, virtual and augmented reality, lighting, sound, video and associated software and hardware. This role will also support the established park wide AV systems across the resort.
We are looking for the following skills and experience;
  • Experience in a related role within a similar industry including theatre, film/television, theme parks and resorts, visitor attractions or cruise ships.
  • Qualified to 17th. Edition BS 7671 standard desirable.
  • Substantial proven experience of Audio and Visual systems including repair and fault finding.
  • Knowledgeable with industry standard show control protocols and show based IP networks.
  • Familiarity with PPM systems of work.
  • The ability to work on electro-mechanical systems, with an understanding of mechanical principles.
  • Significant IT software and hardware experience across multiple platforms and operating systems.
  • Knowledge of gaming and VR/AR systems desirable.
  • To meet all health and safety procedures and safe handling of equipment with knowledge of current applicable regulations and compliance of equipment, systems and processes.
  • A creative, focused and driven demeanour to effectively achieve targets and results, bringing a sense of urgency to fault finding and perfecting systems.
This role is Full Time, Permanent, 40 hours per week and will include weekends and bank holidays.
Alongside a competitive annual salary and 28 days holiday you can look forward to enjoying a great benefits package  including a Group Personal Pension Plan, Merlin Magic pass, Employee Assistance Programme, Childcare Vouchers, Life Assurance, 25% discount in our retail shops and restaurants, 40% discount online off of LEGO, and much more!


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Chertsey, United Kingdom
Starting in
As soon as possible
Contract duration

Merlin Entertainments

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