Current Vacancies for Careers with PRG Gearhouse

PRG Gearhouse are seeking experienced and passionate event professionals to join our dynamic team. If you are interested in a career with the world's leading event technology company, please send an email with a cover letter and your CV to recruitment@prg.com

  • Lighting Engineer
  • Senior Video Engineer
  • Head of Rigging
  • Sales Manager
  • Project Manager

Lighting Engineer

Location: Dubai 

We currently have a vacancy for a Lighting Engineer. You must be experienced in working on mid to large-scale events and hold a flair for design. You will be responsible for all elements of the show and carry this out in a professional and competent manner. 3-5yrs previous experience in a similar roll with a detailed knowledge of all aspects of lighting technology required. A full job description is available upon request. 

Positions at PRG Gearhouse benefit from an attractive tax-free salary package, medical cover & expat residency status. All applicants must be able to communicate fluently in English and possess a full, clean driving license.  

If you feel you could enjoy an opportunity that offers guaranteed career development whilst contributing to the team and the company, please send a covering letter and up-to-date CV to recruitment@prg.com 

 Successful candidates will be contacted via phone for an interview.

Senior Video Engineer

Location: Dubai

We currently have a vacancy for a Senior Video Engineer. You must be experienced in working on mid to large-scale events and be competent at delivering to a high standard in a wide variety of indoor and outdoor venues. Requirements

  • Good working knowledge of HD Camera Systems, Widescreen Projection, Media Servers and Indoor / Outdoor LED screens for large scale corporate and public events.
  • Excellent understanding of the technical requirements needed to deliver live video including all video formats, signal types and associated cabling.
  • Essential experience with the following: projection, analog, digital video systems and LED.
  • 3-5yrs experience in a similar role required.

A full job description is available upon request.

Positions at PRG Gearhouse benefit from an attractive tax-free salary package, medical cover & expat residency status. All applicants must be able to communicate fluently in English and possess a full, clean driving license.

If you feel you could enjoy an opportunity that offers guaranteed career development whilst contributing to the team and the company, please send a covering letter and up-to-date CV to recruitment@prg.com 

 Successful candidates will be contacted via phone for an interview.

Head of Rigging

Location: Dubai

We currently have a vacancy for a Head of Rigging.

This is a key role within our organisation as the successful candidate will lead the team delivering

With unparalleled access to the world’s most extensive stock of equipment and resources your role will be to mentor your team and manage delivery standards across a number of exciting projects.

Key responsibilities and duties will include:

  • Ensure that an accurate brief of requirements is developed through dialogue with the Project Managers and our clients offering guidance and advice to ensure the highest possible production and safety standards are met.
  • Liaise with the Project Managers and clients to source all relevant production details. (in particular identifying exceptional requirements)
  • Manage and oversee the testing of all Rigging equipment in line with regulations, ensuring the company has appropriate certification and the correct attire or tools to complete the project in a competent, safe and efficient manner.
  • Supervise / Manage a team onsite when necessary.
  •  Provide coaching and mentoring to develop and optimise individual and team capability.
  • Operating within current health and safety regulations to ensure a safe environment.

Skills and attributes required:

  • Minimum 5+ year’s experience as a Senior Rigger in the live event’s industry with relevant qualifications.
  • Experience in managing and motivating a team to achieve results.
  • Knowledgeable in weight loading calculations for overhead and ground support structures, both for indoor and outdoor rigging.
  •  Able to manage resources during very busy periods, implementing contingencies to meet the changing business needs.
  • Ability to work at height.
  • Able to communicate confidently and clearly; written and spoken.Good analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Experience using equipment rental software is desirable.
  • Extensive computer skills including all Microsoft Office applications, experience using CAD and Vectorworks is an advantage.
  • Excellent organisational skills and the ability to multi task.
  • Maturity to deal with people at all levels of the organisation.
  • Positive attitude to extra duties and new challenges.
  • Ability to understand and comply with the Company's Health and Safety Rules.

All positions benefit from a comprehensive medical cover & expat residency status.

Successful candidates will have sn excellent command of the English language (both written and oral) and hold a full driving license
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If you feel you could enjoy an opportunity that offers guaranteed career development whilst contributing to the team and the company please send us a covering letter and up-to-date CV to recruitment@prg.com

Sales Manager

Location: Dubai

We are currently looking for a Sales Manager to join our team in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The Sales Manager will be responsible for developing, managing and maintaining existing and new business and will be the primary sales contact for local destination management companies, event agencies and end clients.

The ideal candidate would have an exceptional track record in sales and will use a proactive, international and multi-brand sales approach to increase the overall sales productivity and will be measured based on revenues delivered to the business

Key responsibilities and duties will include:

Excellent communication skills and a high level of customer service are imperative for this role, along with competent project management skills, including budget management.

Key Job Responsibilities                                                                                 

Prospecting and qualifying sales leads                                                 

Account Management                                                                           

Internal Communications                                                                                   

Information Management, Quoting, Reporting and Company Support     

Duties include:

  • Identify potential projects and sales opportunities.
  • Develop relationships with new clients, from own initiative and in participation with colleagues.
  • Maintain and continue to develop a database of contacts for repeat and future business.
  • Growing sales within variours market sectors.
  • Generating new business leads through telesales, networking and face to face meetings.
  • Monitoring sales activity and providing monthly reports to senior management team.
  • Account management of existing clients..
  • Central point of contact for the client.
  • Coordinate and negotiate pricing and specifications for a range of projects.

The ideal candidate will display passion for the events industry and have 3+ years relevant events experience, i.e. in a similar environment or agency. Ideally they will be educated to degree level and able to demonstrate suitable transferable skills from previous employment roles.

With year round sunshine and an attractive expat lifestyle, a position with Gearhouse will challenge and develop your skillset. All positions benefit from an attractive tax-free salary package, medical cover & expat residency status.

If you feel you could enjoy an opportunity that offers guaranteed career development whilst contributing to the team and the company please send us a covering letter and up-to-date CV to recruitment@prg.com

Successful candidates will be contacted via phone for an interview.

Project Manager

Location: Dubai

We currently have a vacancy for a Project Manager who will be responsible for a wide range of deliverables including corporate functions, awards nights, concerts and gala dinners. You will need to be creative and resourceful to be successful within this role.  Looking after clients from both the local and global market along with agencies and venues, the Project Manager is responsible for full technical production of their events. The role is challenging and the successful candidate must have a good understanding of both AV service delivery, margin performance and a sound technical knowledge.

Key Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Field enquiries and ensure an accurate brief is obtained to develop an understanding of the client’s project requirements
  • Provide clients with all areas of project management and advice, to include technical and equipment specifications, identifying any exceptional requirements, crew schedules, transport requirements, etc
  •  Production, co-ordination and design for a range of events. This will include:
    - Preparing electrical calculations and configurations.
    - Preparing equipment specifications from drawings or briefs.
    - Calculating cable specifications, allocating spares, and specifying sales items for the project.
    - Working out weight loadings, system schematics and working with the Graphics Department to create the relevant drawings.
    - Obtaining quotations and raising LPO’s for sub hires of any job related equipment.
  • Technical management of all elements of projects undertaken including lighting, rigging, video, audio and scenic elements
  • Brief the Technical staff with the elements of the show.
  • Be the point of contact for show specific support, ensuring customer requirements whilst onsite are fulfilled.
  • To ensure crew are adhering to the grooming and presentation standards set by the company and that Health and Safety standards are met at all times.

Qualities and Attributes required:

  • Proven track record within the live events industry, specifically in lighting, video, rigging and audio areas.
  • Excellent computer skills including all Microsoft Office applications with experience creating drawings using CAD / Vectorworks programs.
  • Hold a current health and safety qualification IOSH or equivalent is desirable
  • Experience using equipment rental software is desirable.
  • Comprehensive understanding of the Company’s product range and procedures.
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Excellent organisational skills with the ability to deliver multiple projects on time and on budget.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Must be able to communicate fluently in English and possess a full, clean driving license.
  • An effective communicator at all levels, with confidence in leading a team to achieve high standards.
  • Working knowledge of power distribution and calculations.
  •  Excellent customer service skills and a high standard of personal grooming and presentation.

With year round sunshine and an attractive expat lifestyle, a position with PRG Gearhouse will challenge and develop your skillset. All positions benefit from an attractive tax-free salary package, medical cover & expat residency status.

If you feel you could enjoy an opportunity that offers guaranteed career development whilst contributing to the team and the company please send us a covering letter and up-to-date CV to
recruitment@prg.com

Successful candidates will be contacted via phone for an interview.

Contact us
 

Open Positions & Recruitment

Phone: +971 (0)4 885 0541
Email:recruitment@prg.com

 

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