Technician/ Manager

19 Jun 2013
12 Aug 2013
Job Type

Filmquip Media are a highly respected Dubai based supplier of Film Equipment and Crew. We are the Arri Partner for the UAE and greater GCC region, servicing all segments of the industry, but specializing in Feature Films and Television Commercials. We are seeking an experienced Technician/Manager for the Camera Department in our Dubai office.

As a member of the management team, you will be responsible for managing the technical and operational aspects of Filmquip Media’s camera department. You will provide first line, operational and technical support. You will be responsible for the implementation and supervision of a training regime for new camera department trainees. This role will also require liaison with external clients to ensure equipment requirements can be met.

You will be a creative thinker and have excellent problem solving skills, being able to translate ideas into outcomes and come up with creative solutions to problems. You will be flexible and be able to remain calm under pressure, working effectively across a range of situations, with individuals or groups. You will have in-depth knowledge of the film-making process and operational knowledge of the equipment used within film production environment is essential.

Other Key Responsibilities for the role would entail:

Equipment Management
Ensure that all equipment is carefully maintained, and ensure that a culture of care, accountability and discipline are prioritised at all times.

Internal Systems and Processes
Ensure the optimal usage of internal systems and processes by your team in order to enhance operational efficiencies.

Human Resources Management
Manage Human Resources through on-the-job training, motivation, guidance and control, to achieve a high standard of productivity and agreed customer service levels.

Salary Package
Competitive plus medical insurance and 1x return flight per year to your home country. Accommodation for the first month will also be paid for.

The successful candidate will attend a training course with Arri Media.

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