Technical Coordinator, Unscripted Television

About Entertainment One

Entertainment One Ltd. (LSE:ETO) is a global independent studio that specialises in the development, acquisition, production, financing, distribution and sales of entertainment content. The Company’s diversified expertise spans across film, television and music production and sales, family programming, merchandising and licensing, and digital content. Through its global reach and expansive scale, powered by deep local market knowledge, the Company delivers the best content to the world.

Entertainment One’s robust network includes film and television studio The Mark Gordon Company; content creation venture Amblin Partners with Steven Spielberg, DreamWorks Studios, Participant Media, and Reliance Entertainment; leading feature film production and global sales company Sierra Pictures; unscripted television production companiesRenegade 83, Paperny Entertainment and Force Four Entertainment; world-class music labels Dualtone Music Group andLast Gang; and award-winning digital agency Secret Location

Position Summary

Seeking a super star technical coordinator to work with current technologies director.  Key areas of expertise in this position include recognition, research, isolation, resolution, and follow-up. The successful candidate must be well-organized, detail-oriented, an efficient troubleshooter, and able to wear a variety of hats. Additionally, he or she must be motivated to learn various aspects of technology that are used on a daily basis in production. This employee will be ready to get their hands dirty without always knowing all the answers. We are seeking someone that will have knowledge of internal workings of computers, network, television equipment (such as cameras, audio equipment, lighting and Avid equipment. This a fantastic opportunity to explore the various elements that go into producing a television show.

Key Responsibilities

  • Equipment cataloging and acquisitions
  • Maintenance of the company’s network infrastructure
  • Managing day to day computer issues
  • Setting up printers and desktops for other employees
  • Maintaining file sharing servers
  • Taping casting events and other shoots
  • Setting up new employee work stations
  • Finding office space
  • Working with production managers and line producers to ensure all new hires are outfitted with the correct tools of the trade
  • Maintaining inventory databases

Key Competencies

  • Apple products and software.
  • Basic knowledge of Avid, (mounting drives and accessing projects)
  • Microsoft Products
  • File sharing alternatives (such as drop box, hightail and others)
  • FTP
  • Networking printers

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