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Air Studios Ltd. - Technical Engineer

Posted On: 2017-6-14
Location: London, UK

AIR Studios has a vacancy for an experienced Technical Engineer to join its growing team providing technical support to our staff and clients.

AIR Studios Technical Department provides support for all equipment, software and technical service aspects of the studio operation. This is provided to our in-house staff and external clients. All electronic equipment, from vintage analogue to the latest digital systems, are diagnosed and repaired to component level. IT and communication systems are installed and supported in-house. It is a high pressure environment with high profile clients. We work to tight time constraints and operate shifts over weekends and evenings to ensure the studio always has on-site technical cover.

Specifically the required candidate:

• Has a minimum of 5 years’ experience working as technical support in a high-end professional recording studio.
• Be familiar with AMS Neve and SSL large format mixing consoles and be able to fault find and repair at component level.
• Ability to setup Protools hardware and software from scratch.
• Ability to line-up and support Studer and Ampex tape machines.
• Experience with the technical aspects of orchestral film scoring and recording to picture.

This is a full-time permanent position that involves working a 3-week rota system with scheduled weekend shifts and late shifts. The candidate should have had experience of being the sole member of on-site staff responsible for technical support in a recording studio facility.

The position has a starting salary of £32k pa.
AIR Studios began its long and prestigious history in 1969 when George Martin left EMI to establish an independent recording complex in the heart of central London. It was founded on technical excellence and this is an opportunity to become part of the team that delivers this.

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About Air Studios Ltd.

Lyndhurst Hall
Lyndhurst Road, Hampstead
United Kingdom

Phone: +44 171 794 0660
Fax: +44 171 794 8518

Air Studios Ltd. is a recording studio complex offering high-quality facilities for music, film score, and audio postproduction applications. The complex includes a 5000-sq. ft. hall with variable acoustics capable of recording large orchestras and an 1800-sq. ft. studio specifically designed for bands. Three all-digital suites are equipped with the latest AMS Logic consoles and audiofiles for television and film postproduction. All control rooms are equipped with full surround sound capability with all analog and digital recording formats available.

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