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Live Event Technician Level 3 Apprenticeship MARQUEE ENTEC LTD

This apprenticeship provides a hands-on foundation in the live events industry, where no two jobs are ever the same. Starting in the warehouse, preparing equipment for events, and, as your career develops, working as part of a site team.

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Closing date: 01 Dec 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    National Living Wage plus overtime as required, pension scheme and holiday pay.

  • Working week

    Our business hours are 10 am to 6 pm, Monday to Friday, 37 hours per week. There is overtime available if required.

    Total hours per week: 37

  • Expected duration

    30 Months

  • Possible start date

    02 Jan 2023

  • Date posted

    07 Oct 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

The tasks involved in the role follow the lifecycle of a project, learning how to organise and prepare equipment.

Learning how to PAT test our electrical equipment.

Learning our rental management system

Learning our health and safety procedures

Working with the warehouse team to load and unload vehicles.

Learning how to support visiting designers, project managers and freelance technicians.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Live Event Technician Level 3 Apprenticeship.

Forklift Licence

PLASA Association NELC Certificate

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

On completion of the Live Event Technician Level 3 Apprenticeship the successful candidate will have a full time job with career progression within our company or the wider live event community

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Patience, Physical fitness


GCSE or equivalent English, Maths IT (Grade 2) Essential

Things to consider

This position is primarily warehouse based, but as your skills develop, you will be sent on-site, which may involve overseas travel.

About the employer

Entec Sound & Light is the UK's longest-running Sound & Lighting Live Events rental company in the UK, independently owned by the same family since 1969. We believe in people, training, and quality and pride ourselves on staff retention. Our apprenticeship commitment enables participants to become highly skilled individuals gaining practical experience in the workspace supported by accredited academics, professional providers, manufacturers, and mentors, and ample opportunity to climb the career ladder for those with the correct attitude and focus.








Noreen ORiordan

0208 842 4004

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Apprenticeship standard

Live event technician

Level 3 (A level)

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