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Live Event Technician Apprentice KI Sound & Light

We are currently recruiting a Live Event Technician. You will work within the team to continue to develop our capacity and capability so that we can continue to deliver our products to our customers across the UK. This is a unique opportunity to start a career in an exciting and sector. The role will involve working on event sites across the UK when required and equipment maintenance.

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Closing date: 09 Dec 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Potential overtime available at hourly rate. Potential of increase salary at steps during apprenticeship.

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday - 9am - 5.30pm with lunch break Extra hours outside these hours are available, but not contracted.

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    12 Dec 2022

  • Date posted

    21 Nov 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

We are looking for someone that is passionate about their work and dedication to improving company processes, has the drive to be an expert in what they do, wants to be part of our fantastic company, and is as committed to their career training and progression as we are. Do you have the qualities that we are looking for? If so you could join our friendly and dynamic team.

Duties Will Include:

  • Preparing customers orders with accuracy and care.
  • Completing hire paperwork
  • Communicating with customers via email and telephone.
  • Managing stock levels.
  • To follow Standard Operating Procedures and to contribute to the development and maintenance of these and other work instructions.
  • To undertake any other duties within the warehouse team as required by your Manager/Supervisor which may include some out-of-hours work depending on the nature of the task.
  • Working on event sites across the UK when required.
  • Equipment maintenance.
  • Ensure that excellent customer service is consistently delivered.

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

  • Undertake the Live Event Technician Apprenticeship Level 3 qualification
  • Training will take place on the job and then with the training provider, Acess Creative College
  • Sessions will be blended, with a mix of virtual sessions and face to face sessions
  • You will have sessions every 2 to 4 weeks
  • Face to face sessions will take place on site at the place of employer

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Chance to start career within the industry. Permanent role on completion of apprenticeship and subject to satisfactory review.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Problem solving skills, Team working, Passion for industry, Willingness to Learn


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4) Desired

Things to consider

Be aware that part of the role will handling equipment, so will require lifting heavy objects and manual work.

About the employer

KI Sound and Light have been delighted to serve the entertainment and hospitality industry for over 35 years. During this time, we have provided the very best quality Audio and Visual solutions across the United Kingdom. KI have supported spectacular live events, dramatic theatrical productions, and outstanding Audio-Visual Installations in some of the most prestige venues whilst regularly assisting our home county clients based in Essex, London, and Kent.


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Training provider



Tim Gardiner

07787 764778

Apprenticeship standard

Live event technician

Level 3 (A level)

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