Current Vacancies

Are you interested in working for a truly leading global enterprise in one of the most active markets on the planet?

The events sector in the Middle East is experiencing phenomenal growth, and PRG have openings across our business for passionate and dynamic people who are looking for exciting opportunities across technical and business support roles at all levels. 

It takes a highly skilled team to deliver beautiful projects. We are always recruiting new talents. Don’t see anything that suits you in our available jobs, but still want to join us? Email us with your cover letter and CV to be a part of something big!

  • Head of Service & Cable Departments
  • Cable Technician
  • Technical Project Manager
  • Senior Lighting Engineer
  • Event Communications Engineer
  • Senior Audio Engineers
  • Senior Video Engineer
  • Lighting Engineer
  • Sales Manager

Head of Service & Cable Departments

Main purpose of the job:

Takes responsibility for the management of the Service & Cable Departments ensuring the service and repair of Company equipment is carried out to the highest quality standards, whilst maintaining full and accurate records of all work completed.   

Summary of principal duties and responsibilities include:

  • Supervise the teams in the servicing and repairing of equipment & cables in line with the Company’s standards and procedures.
  • Assess workloads and staffing levels within the department to ensure deadlines are met. 
  • Ensure the appropriate levels of spare parts and components are maintained at all times.
  • Maintain service, technical and operational documentation relating to the Company’s inventory and test equipment.
  • Minimise equipment in repair to ensure stock is available as soon as possible.
  • Work closely as a team with other Heads of Departments to discuss and resolve collective issues.

Skills and Attributes required:

  • In-depth technical background ideally within the industry, with experience of electro-mechanical equipment.
  • Hold a relevant electronics qualification.
  • Competent in identifying and resolving faults to a component level.
  • Able to read and interpret schematics.
  • Experience in managing and motivating a team to achieve results.
  • Solid decision making and planning skills with the ability to adjust priorities, decisions and actions to respond to multiple demands and new information
  • Excellent organisational skills with the ability to manage resources during very busy periods, implementing contingencies to meet changing business needs.
  • Able to communicate confidently and clearly; written and spoken.
  • A good understanding of stock control systems and competent in the use of AutoCAD, Word, Excel and other basic Microsoft products.

Cable Technician

Main purpose of the job:

To work as part of a team and be responsible for inspecting, repairing and testing all electrical to the highest quality standards, whilst maintaining full and accurate records of all work completed.   

Summary of principal duties and responsibilities include:

  • Discuss and liaise with colleagues regarding the workload in line with incoming repair orders to ensure that deadlines are met as directed by the Head of Department.
  • Proficient in making and terminationg various cable eg. TRS, DMX, Socapex, Cat5 / Cat6 etc.
  • Maintain the highest level of operational and technical expertise regarding audio viual cables. 
  • Ensure that complete and accurate records are maintained of all items in service following service checklists and ensuring to add any information which may be useful in the future.
  • Establish routine safety checks of all cables ensuring all cables are fit for use and annual PAT testing is up to date.
  • Maintain the cable department assisting with de-prep and prep of cable where necessary.
  • Assist department technicians with service requests and technical support.
  • Ensure workshop tools, equipment and parts storage are well maintained and the Head of Department is kept informed of stock shortages of parts required..
  • Undertake repair activities at other locations if required in planned or emergency situations.
     

Skills and Attributes required:

  • Minimum 3yrs experience with an Electronics background preferably at degree level with advanced soldering abilities.
  • Previous experience working in the AV industry is desirable.
  • Excellent knowledge of electrical safety at work and safe working practices.
  • Demonstratable knowledge of power distribution and electrical safety at work.
  • A good understanding of repairing all types of cable within a warehouse environment.
  • Excellent diagnostic and fault finding skills
  • The role requires skill in using unleaded solder. 
  • Able to fault-find and repair PCBs to component level without the use of automated test equipment.
  • Ability to work in a team or on your own initiative within strict time constraints. 
  • Ability to follow and undertake safe lifting practices as instructed.

 

Technical Project Manager

Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

The Technical Project Manager is 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 Technical Project Manager is accountable for full technical production of their events.

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
  • Budget and manage sub-hired equipment, freelancers and other brought-in items against the project budget as established in the agreed contract.
  • Production, co-ordination and design for a range of products. 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.

Qualities and Attributes required:

  • Proven track record within the live events industry, specifically in lighting, video, rigging and audio areas. (min 5+ yrs as Project Manager)
  • Previous experience in set design and build.
  • Excellent computer skills including all Microsoft Office applications with experience creating drawings using CAD / Vectorworks programs.
  • A current health and safety qualification IOSH or equivalent is desirable
  • Experience using equipment rental software is desirable.
  • 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.
  • Working knowledge of power distribution and calculations.

 

Senior Lighting Engineer

Location: Dubai

 

We currently have a vacancy for a Senior Lighting Engineer. You must be experienced in working on mid to large-scale events and hold a flair for design.

 

Key responsibilities and duties will include:

 

  • Working from and interpreting a lighting plan, including preparation of equipment specifications, electrical calculations and configurations from drawings.
  • Coordinating equipment show prep stage of a project at the Company's warehouse facilities.
  • Rigging, focusing and operating necessary lighting equipment on shows of all sizes.
  • Working with automated fixtures and dimmers.
  • Programming and operating various lighting consoles.
  • Leading a team of technicians and crew onsite when necessary. 
  • Maintaining the lighting equipment in a good, safe and efficient working condition.
  • Taking on frontline electrical maintenance duties when needed.

 

Skills and Attributes required:

 

  • 3+yrs previous experience in a similar role with a detailed knowledge of all aspects of lighting technology
  • Excellent understanding of the technical requirements needed to deliver lighting in all formats  and associated cabling.
  • Ability to work at height.
  • Good knowledge of power distribution and load calculations.
  • Extensive live show operating experience.
  • Previous experience of supervising a team.
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Must be familiar with Lighting plots in CAD and Vectorworks.
  • Must hold a full driving license and be a fluent English speaker.

Event Communications Engineer

We currently have an opening for an Audio Communications Engineer to join our team in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. 

Delivering a wide range of Communications projects including corporate functions, concerts and large scale events you will need to be creative and resourceful to be successful within this role, ensuring the smooth delivery of projects for clients across the Middle East.

 

Key Roles and Responsibilities:

 

  • Set up and operation of communications equipment for events of all sizes.
  • Operate Matrix systems and assist with event operation.
  • Coordination of configuring Communications systems on-site.
  • Liaising with overarching PRG Project Manager.
  • Maintaining the Audio Comms equipment in a good, safe and efficient working condition.
  • Coordinating with other audio visual, lighting and rigging crews on-site and in the warehouse.
  • Ensure smooth delivery and return of equipment on a show by show basis and return of equipment.

 

Qualities and Attributes required

 

  • Proven track record with in the live events industry. With at least 3 years’ Comms Audio experience delivering projects.
  • Experience in managing and motivating a team to achieve results.
  • Possess an understanding of Clear-com, Motorola digital systems and networking.
  • knowledge of system engineering and system design. 
  • Experience using equipment rental software.
  • 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.

If you feel you could enjoy an opportunity that offers 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.

 

Senior Audio Engineers

Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

About the Company

As part of the world's largest provider of production technology, Production Resource Group (PRG), our business leads this market as the preferred choice of supplier, working to the international standards and values that our truly global group is renowned for. We offer unmatched local expertise along with the world's resource of technology.

 

The Role

 The Senior Audio Engineer has extensive experience working on mid to large-scale events and is competent at delivering to a high standard in a wide variety of indoor and outdoor venues across the UAE and Gulf States.

 

Key Roles and Responsibilities

 

  • Using array of prediction software (SoundVision) and Analysis software packages (SMAART) to ensure audio coverage for an event. 
  • Set up and operation of live sound equipment for events of all sizes.
  • Ability to liaise with the client and colleagues in a professional and diplomatic nature.
  • Liaising with the customer where necessary to source all relevant production details (in particular identifying exceptional requirements). 
  • Maintaining the Audio equipment in a good, safe and efficient working condition.
  • Operating within current health and safety regulations to ensure a safe environment.
  • Keeping abreast of the advances in technologies and techniques in the industry.
     

Qualities and Attributes required

 

  • 3-5 years experience, experience working on large scale events in both concert and corporate environments.
  • Experience operating both FOH and Monitor engineering is a prerequisite, experience as a systems tech would be highly advantageous.
  • Have an excellent working knowledge of L’Acoustics speaker systems, Midas Pro and Digi-design consoles, Shure and Sennheiser products.  
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills with the confidence to make critical decisions when necessary.
  • Calm under pressure. 
  • Excellent organisational skills and the ability to multi task.
  • Must display a positive and can do attitude both in the warehouse and on-site.

Candidates will have a good command of the English language and hold a full 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 us 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.

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.

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.
Contact us
 

Open Positions & Recruitment

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

 

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