The focus will be on the design, construction, installation, implementation and on-going management of the Pavilions, Corporate zones and all the other activations that will make up Expo 2020.
PRG fulfils those requirements drawing on the years of knowledge and experience of its locally based operations underpinned by the knowledge, relevant World Expo heritage and unrivalled resources offered within the Global PRG Network.
We are looking for Senior Lighting Engineers to join our Expo 2020 team in Dubai:
Principle Duties and Responsibilities
Work as part of the team in the preparation, installation, testing of all lighting equipment.
Deal with all aspects of interfacing Audio Visual systems within the pavilion
This will encompass both hardware and software interfaces
Perform on-site commissioning and configuration programming in the systems and following/reviewing system schematics
Undertake installation of lighting equipment, AV products, wiring and other communications systems in a professional and tidy manner.
Rig, focus and operate Lighting equipment as required, interpreting the requirements from a Lighting plan.
Identify any additional lighting equipment that may be required to ensure safe working practices.
Liaise with Project Engineer and Project Manager on Project technical aspects, and an ability to liaise with the client or main contractor as necessary
Flexible approach to project changes on site - escalating changes and variations to the Project Manager.
Carry out routine maintenance to ensure the equipment is kept in a good, safe and efficient working condition.
Operate within the current Health and Safety regulations to ensure a safe working environment, reporting any Health and Safety issues to the Head of Department.
Skills and Attributes
3+ year’s previous experience in a similar role is essential.
Ability to work as part of a team and interact with a diverse peer group in a deadline driven environment.
CAD, WYSIWYG and Vectorworks are an advantage.
Knowledge of lighting system configuration including DMX signal paths, patching and console operation.
Ability to perform basic troubleshooting and maintenance of equipment.
Good knowledge of power distribution and load calculations.
Demonstrable and competent ability to working at height.
A good understanding of:
Electrical safety at work
Safe working practices
Hold a current Health and Safety qualification, IOSH or above desirable.
Methodical and analytical approach to work with good fault-finding skills.
Competent in the translation of data from specifications and plans.
Ability to work on your own initiative and have clear goals and personal objectives
Full Driving Licence and Passport required.