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Post Production Tech Runner
Time Based Arts

Opportunity closes: 25th Jun 2021
Type: Full Time Job
Based: London
Salary: National Minimum Wage

Website: time-based-arts.com
Instagram: @timebasedarts

Since opening our doors in 2009, Time Based Arts has been quietly establishing its reputation as one of London’s superior post houses. Despite our modest size, we have built up a distinctive and creative body of work, putting us in the same league as the bigger, global facilities.

Every individual plays an important role and we wouldn’t be where we are today without a dedicated team of people behind us.

We operate a busy studio and our Engineering team plays a pivotal role in the success of the business. The Tech Runner is integral to ensuring the smooth running and completion of daily tasks. They will assist the engineers with everything from ad-hoc requests to company-wide installations; building strong relationships with staff, clients and suppliers.

The Role

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Moving computers, monitors and associated equipment around the building

  • Troubleshooting wiring issues at desktop / machine room / comms cupboards

  • PC hardware building, troubleshooting and maintenance

  • Being the first line of support for OSX and Windows

  • Managing LTO tapes and tape storage

  • Archiving and restoring project data

  • Managing transport drives - logging drives in/out of building, plugging in as necessary

  • Assisting data lab with managing data (downloads, uploads, copying to transport drives)

  • General runner tasks when required - moving furniture, organising deliveries to clients / suppliers, liaising with couriers.

The ideal candidate would have:

  • A keen interest in Post Production, TV, Film and Advertising

  • General knowledge of PC hardware and related equipment

  • Competence with Windows and Mac OSX

  • Knowledge of general audio visual setup and wiring

  • Good communication skills

  • The ability to keep calm under pressure

Nice to have:

  • Basic Linux skills or an interest in learning more about Linux

  • Experience with post production software e.g Resolve, Adobe Creative Cloud

How To Apply

To apply please email your CV and cover letter to: [email protected]