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Rental Warehouse / Event Technician - Horizon Solutions

This is a Permanent, Full-time position.

Category: Production
Province: London, Ontario
Position: Rental Warehouse / Event Technician
Deadline: February 26, 2018
Posted: February 13, 2018

Job Description / Duties

Rental Warehouse / Event Technician
Since 2007 Horizon Solutions has worked to expand our rental and event services business. In order to meet the
increased demands Horizon Solutions is seeking to expand our abilities to service these areas better as well as put in place
the structure required to grow even further in the future. This position plays a key component in our expansion plans.

This position has two parts;
- Rental Warehouse Technician –
Responsible for the rental inventory of Horizon Solutions. Responsibilities include equipment maintenance, rental equipment prep for outgoing rentals and events, rental equipment returns and warehouse organization. This position works for the Rental Manager and works in coordination with other staff and contract technicians.

- Event Technician -
Provides technical support and operation of special events for clients, ranging from live performance to corporate AV presentations. This person would be the first technician on any event. Some events would require this person to be the lead technician onsite requiring direct client interactions and assistance.

Qualifications / Required Skills

Experience
• Minimum 2 years experience with professional live audio, projection video and theatrical lighting systems

Education
• High school diploma or equivalent
• College level diploma in theatre technology, audio recording or broadcast is beneficial however not required

Certifications
• Red Cross First Aid training is beneficial
• Elevated work platform (lift) training & fall arrest training is beneficial
• Valid G Class Drivers License is required for this position

Skills
• Strong communication skills to confidently explain information and converse with clients
• Organizational skills to effectively process all paperwork/products
• Self-confidence to take the initiative to take charge of technical events when required
• Self-confidence to lead a team of people on an event project
• Strong troubleshooting skills with audio, video and lighting systems
• Proficient computer skills is a must

NOTE: Applicants may be requested to display their knowledge with audio, video and lighting systems in a follow up
interview.

Additional Information

Working Conditions:
• Most rental warehouse technical work to be completed in warehouse setting
• Safety shoes required
• Hearing protection may be required for some event work
• Ladder work and elevated work platform (lift) work is required
• Horizon Solutions is located on Clarke Rd in London – note our location is not serviced by public transit.

Work Hours:
• Typically 9am – 5pm
• Monday to Friday (some Saturdays)
• Flexible hours based on client event schedule
• Some on call requirements

Salary: $16 / hour starting + Overtime

Contact Information

Carl Lukings
Horizon Solutions

www.horizonsolutions.net
519-453-3368

Employer Profile

Horizon Solutions, a leader in professional audio, video and lighting systems design, sales, installation and rentals,
continues to grow.

Established over 30 years ago, Horizon Audio Services worked to become one of the top audio/video system integrators
within the house of worship market in Ontario, Canada. In 2007 we became Horizon Solutions, a name which better
reflects the wider vision for the company while also expressing our simple goal to provide more than equipment or
services for our clients. Horizon Solutions aims to provide every client with a solution to their technical needs. Today we
pride ourselves on providing innovation technical solutions to a wide range of clients including community and
professional theatre, house of worship, education markets and corporations.

The Horizon Solutions team is made up of experienced technically minded individuals with a common goal to provide
clients with the best solution possible for every project. We each bring unique personal and industry related
experiences and by working together we are able to provide our clients with innovation solutions with a unique
perspective.

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