Operations Technician

Working as an Operations Technician as part of the Operations Technical team you will play a key role in delivering a first class service to Exhibition, Conference and Entertainment organisers.

PURPOSE OF ROLE

As the world’s leading venue Management Company, ASM Global brings entertainment, excitement and opportunity to millions of people across the world.

P&J Live is the largest event complex in the North of Scotland, boasting world-class conference and exhibition facilities for organisers and delegates across the globe, all sustainably powered by local, renewable energy sources.

Working as an Operations Technician as part of the Operations Technical team you will play a key role in delivering a first class service to Exhibition, Conference and Entertainment organisers.

RESPONSIBILITIES / COMPETENCIES:

  • Setting up halls, rooms and Arena to meet business requirements
  • Assist in the construction of Temporary and Permanent seating blocks
  • Construct various Staging systems for a range of Events
  • Rigging in P&J Live Halls and suites if required; once trained and authorised to do so
  • Building of Exhibition shell scheme and/or bespoke stands on and off site when required
  • Work from Scaled drawings to set up various Events
  • Operation of forklift, access platforms, building of scaffolding; when trained and awarded “competency” certificates
  • Ensure all operations equipment is PAT tested and in safe working order
  • Routine maintenance of buildings and equipment
  • Reporting defects in property and equipment when discovered
  • Cleaning as detailed
  • Adhering to Health and Safety regulations
  • Administering First Aid (if qualified)
  • Responding to clients’ needs
  • Safeguarding and protecting Company property
  • Making sure the service requirements are met for all ongoing business and large scale events
  • The above is an outline of key duties and accountabilities, rather than an exclusive or exhaustive list of responsibilities. The post holder is expected to undertake any tasks, which may reasonably be expected within the scope of the position.
  • Provide technical advice and support to other departments. To support the other roles within the venue, providing assistance when and where requested
  • As required undertake tasks outside of your core discipline and work both closely and supportively with other departments, clients and external contractors.
  • To ensure the use of all PPE provided when required for working activities in line with method statements and safe systems of work.
  • Demonstrate a positive attitude toward learning new skills and undertaking training including travelling to alternative locations to undertake training.
  • Support sustainability initiatives, environmental compliance and support measures for increased efficiency and minimalizing impact.
  • To observe and comply with security policies in relation to personal behaviour and the protection of ASM global buildings and assets.
  • To undertake any other relevant duties commensurate with the level of responsibility of the role as assigned by Operations Support Supervisor, Head of Operations or Event Team.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Forklift Truck License (beneficial)
  • IPAF License (beneficial)
  • First Aid (beneficial)
  • HSE Qualification (beneficial)
  • Driving License (beneficial)

VETTING REQUIREMENTS:

ASM Global requires all staff to be vetted and the following will be required:

  • 5 years of employment verification
  • Proof of ID & UK right to work
  • Proof of address
  • Proof of qualification
  • Coverage of any 31+ day employment gap

To apply, please send a copy of your current C.V. to Peter Stott, Head of Operations: [email protected]

Posted on:

Closing on:

Position:

Full Time

Applying:

Covering letter, detailing your experience in this field, and CV should be sent to:

By email

Peter Stott, Head of Operations

By post

FAO: Peter Stott

P&J Live
East Burn Road,
Stoneywood,
ABERDEEN,
AB21 9FX

Frequently Asked Questions

Is there parking available at P&J Live?

Yes, there is parking available on-site at P&J Live.

There are various ways to pay for your parking at P&J Live

On site payment machines: We accept both cash and card payments on site, pay on exit is required by entering your vehicle registration at any one of our machines located in the car parks.

APCOA Connect App: Up to 1 hour after you have left the venue, you can pay for your parking on the APCOA Connect App. Once you have downloaded the app, use location code 6680 for the Sub-T Car Park (underground) and location code 2356 for the Overground Car Park.

Is there parking charges?

Up to 3 hours - £3.50

Up to 8 hours - £10.00

Please find full details on our parking tariff here. Please pay on exit by entering your car registration

How can I pay for parking?

On site payment machines: We accept both cash and card payments on site, pay on exit is required by entering your vehicle registration at any one of our machines located in the car parks.

APCOA Connect App: Up to 1 hour after you have left the venue, you can pay for your parking on the APCOA Connect App. Once you have downloaded the app, use location code 6680 for the Sub-T Car Park (underground) and location code 2356 for the Overground Car Park.

Can I drop off and pick up someone without paying parking fees?

If you are dropping off or picking someone up from an event, please note the maximum wait time in our car parks is 30 minutes. Parking charges will apply if your car is within the car park for more than 30 minutes. This also applies if you cannot find a space, you will not be charged if you exit the car park within 30 minutes.

How can I purchase tickets for a concert at P&J Live?

Tickets are available from our ticketing agent Ticketmaster on www.ticketmaster.co.uk or by calling 08444 77 9000.

P&J Live do not sell tickets directly.

What time is the Box Office open?

Our box office at P&J Live will be open on concert days only. This will be open from 17:30 on the date of the show only and closes once the main act comes on stage.

If you have any ticketing or box office queries contact [email protected]

Will I be able to purchase food at P&J Live?

There is a wide range of food and beverage options available to purchase for concerts and events, including catering outlets offering a variety of hot food options.

Please note - it is against venue policy to allow patrons to bring in their own food and drink to the venue. At P&J live it is our aim to be completely cashless, all of our bars, kiosks and restaurants accept card payments, this is more efficient, safe and ensures a speedy transaction. There are therefore no cash machines on the TECA site.

How do I get to P&J Live from outside Aberdeen?

Getting into Aberdeen has never been easier with the completion of the new Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route.

P&J Live is located close to Aberdeen airport, six miles northwest of the city centre you can reach the venue using a range of transport options.

For more details see our Visiting page.

Are there cash machines available at P&J Live?

There will be no cash machines on site, however contactless payments are welcome.

Can I pay by cash within P&J Live?

At P&J Live it is our aim to be completely cashless, all of our bars, kiosks and restaurants accept card and contactless payments. Please note we do have some cash only queues, please ensure you are in the correct queue. This is more efficient, safe and ensures a speedy transaction.

There are no cash machines on the TECA sites.

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