Want to do the best work of your life? With 24 million customers in 7 countries, make your mark at Europe's leading media and entertainment brand. A workplace where you can proudly be yourself; our people make Sky a truly exciting and inclusive place to work.
"As an Associate Broadcast Wireperson you will be developing your skills and experience to install equipment and cabling infrastructures for a variety of projects within our Broadcast Estate. Projects will range over the whole of Sky's Broadcast infrastructure from Content Production, through Post-Production and Transmission, to the various linear and non-linear delivery platforms." - Wiring Team Lead
What you'll do:
- Preparing, terminating, and numbering various types of broadcast, network, multicore, and various other cabling for installation in Equipment Room racks, Studios, control rooms, and technical office areas. - Installing broadcast equipment and Power units with associated cabling into Equipment Racks, and neatly securing all cabling to Sky Broadcast standards. - Running cabling under equipment room flooring within and between the different floors of Sky technical buildings at times working within congested cable routes and confined access. - Work closely under the direction of Project Engineers to deliver installations accurately, and within expected timescales driven by the projects. - Work within technical environments and benchwork in the wiring workshop for projects and support installations. - Decommissioning and modifications to racks and technical areas.
What you'll bring:
- Knowledge of terminating connectors for crimp terminations, in-rack power cabling, and soldering multipin connectors. - Knowledge of technical working environments working with video, audio, network cabling and fibre. - Able to interpret technical cabling drawings of the various systems and implement the connection of the cabling to equipment with an eye for detail and neat and tidy installations. - Ability to work through fault finding techniques and apply to chasing through cable issues. - Eager to work within a broadcast technical environment which at times contains repetitive wiring tasks and lifting and installing equipment.
Team Overview: Content, Tech & Innovation: We use the latest tech to create and distribute the best entertainment. In other words, we connect our customers to more of what they love all day, every day. You'll be joining a proactive, forward-thinking and collaborative team setting the standard for excellent innovation.
There's a reason people can't stop talking about #LifeAtSky. Our great range of rewards really are something special, here are just a few:
- Access to free NOW, for streaming all your favourite shows - A generous pension package - Private healthcare - Discounted mobile and broadband
Where you'll work:
This role will be mainly worked from home with touch down days in Osterley. Osterley: Our Osterley campus is a 10-minute walk from Syon Lane train station. Or you can hop on one of our free shuttle buses that run to and from Osterley, Chiswick Park, Gunnersbury, Acton Town and Ealing Broadway tube stations. There's also plenty of parking, bike shelters and showers. On campus you'll find six subsidised restaurants and a Waitrose. You can keep in shape at our subsidised gym, catch the latest shows and movies at our cinema, get your car washed and even get pampered at our beauty salon.
Recognised as an 'Inclusive Top 50 Employer' and a 'Times Top 50 Employer for Women', we're working hard to ensure we're a truly inclusive place to work. This means we don't just look at your CV. Wea're more focused on who you are and the potential you'll bring to Sky. We also know that everyone has a life outside work, so we're happy to discuss flexible working.
And we'll do everything we can to support you during your application. If you need us to make any adjustments to our recruitment process, speak to our recruitment team who will be happy to support you.
Why wait? Apply now to build an amazing career and be part of a brilliant team. We can't wait to hear from you.
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Just so you know: if your application is successful, we'll ask you to complete a criminal record check. And depending on the role you have applied for and the nature of any convictions you may have, we might have to withdraw the offer.
- Company Name
- SKY Group
- Job Location
- United Kingdom