Scaffold Yard Operative
The Position works within the WBSL Production Rentals Scaffolding Department. The Scaffold Yard Operative will be given the unique opportunity to gain practical knowledge, experience and specialist training in the film industry.
Warner Bros. Studios Leavesden (WBSL) is a purpose built, state-of-the-art film and television studio offering one of the largest facilities in the UK. This 200 acre secure site has a quarter of a million square feet of stage space, back-lot tank, one of the largest heated underwater filming tanks in Europe and a 100 acre back-lot.
WBSL has a collection of thirteen sound stages, some of which are the largest in the UK. The site also has its own, on-site Production Rentals division, which provides the industry with state-of-the-art lighting equipment, scaffolding and production supplies for stage and location shoots. WB De Lane Lea based in Soho, London, provides state of the art facilities in audio post production for feature films and television.
These facilities make Warner Bros. Entertainment the only Hollywood studio to own and operate a production and post production facility in the U.K.
Warner Bros. Studio Tour London - The Making of Harry Potter showcases the authentic sets, special effects and behind-the-scenes secrets of the Harry Potter film series. Located at the Studios where all eight films were produced.
- Prepare scaffolding/rigging equipment for delivery to Productions
- Counting and logging returns
- Maintain the scaffold yard to organized standards
- Completing return and delivery notes
- Obtain signatures for deliveries and returns as required
- Help maintain departmental records of Scaffold equipment
- Establish and maintain good working relationships with cliental
- Driving where required
- Ad hoc duties as required
- Experience with manual handling scaffold equipment is desirable
- Previous experience within a scaffold environment is desirable
- Previous experience of working in yard is desirable
- Good communication skills
- Organised and methodical approach to work
- Full clean driving license
- To be a Team Player, adaptable to change
- Hard working with a hands on approach and commitment to get the job done
- Flexible to meet the needs of the client
* Telehandler licence desirable