Main duties of the Project Engineering role include building and testing of professional sound systems with travel and on-site installation work, representing the company in front of the client both in the UK and overseas and supporting in-house and freelance Production Sound Engineers. The roll involves everything from small corporate events to major international musicals and has a clear upwards career path for the right applicant.
Self-motivation, great communication and IT skills together with a flexible attitude to working hours are essential, as is the proven desire and ability to work with others as a united team. Previous working knowledge of live sound and onsite practical experience of theatre sound engineering is essential, as is a desire to travel and understanding of the commitment required.
This job is for someone with experience and appreciation of live sound, someone who wants to further their career by taking on more knowledge and responsibility and to be part of the team building and delivering world class events.
Based in Brixton, London, but worldwide travel is to be expected. Full driving licence is preferred.
Please send application CV and covering letter describing what you can bring to us to:
Motivated Graduates wanted »
What makes this role unique?
Turn your passion into your career.
Orbital is a growing business, which means that it is important to have a pipeline of individuals who will be capable of running our technology and contracts. The programme is one of the ways we ensure that we always have a supply of potential future managers flowing through the business.
What are we looking for?
On this programme, it's your attitude and outlook more than your degree discipline that matters.
We are looking for people with a passion for customer service; people who want to work where work is travel; people with drive and ambition; people with technical skills and a technical brain; people who want to build teams and create a vision for others to follow; people who have an innovative way of doing things; people who understand the importance of the commercial viability of their plans. We are looking for people who will help us grow our organisation further and take it from strength to strength.
What we are looking for: If you fit this profile and are a proactive self-starter, ambitious, driven, personable and full of energy and enthusiasm to create opportunities and question the accepted – this programme is for you. You need the following to apply;
* Some relevant business work experience
* Fully geographically mobile
* Proven extra-curricular achievements relevant to Orbital
* Creative thinking and commercial acumen
* Drive and ambition
* Good communication and rapport building skills
Please send your proposal to:-
Work Experience Opportunities »
Orbital Sound prides itself on the ability to excite and inspire people about the sound industry.
Whether your still in education, just starting out or would like a career change, volunteering at Orbital can give you the opportunity to gain practical experience and crucial understanding into a working environment.
Through our training, experience and further education our students can progress into full time employment in this exciting industry.
Please send your CV and preferred dates to:-
Freelance Sound Engineers »
We are always on the look out for freelance engineers, riggers and operators to staff our varied productions.
If you are someone we already know and want to advise us of your availability, or if you are someone new to us and are seeking freelance work, please e-mail us your details to the address below.