Preparation Engineer

We are currently looking for new and exciting partners to join our preparation engineering team.

About Us

Operating for over 25 years Presteigne Broadcast Hire is one of the UK’s leading companies supplying a wide variety of equipment to an equally varied array of broadcast, outside broadcast and production companies.

About the Role

Reporting to the Prep Engineering Manager, the key responsibilities of the role include:

  • Preparing and in some cases installing camera, point to point video and audio solutions.
  • Interfacing with various in house teams to ensure kit is prepared and configured to meet tight delivery specifications.

About the Candidate

We are looking for someone who has a good understanding of broadcast technology systems coupled with excellent IT, communication and interpersonal skills. An understanding of audio and RF systems is desirable but not essential.

Ideally, a candidate would be qualified to degree level or equivalent. Experience of working within the broadcast industry is desired with an understanding of broadcasting equipment, cameras, lenses and recording devices.

Flexibility is a must with the company running a rota shift system to fit within Monday to Friday 08:00 – 19:00 office opening hours and evening and weekend ‘on-call’ 24/7 service.


This is an excellent opportunity to work within a fast paced technology led industry with a competitive salary based on qualifications and experience. 

A great Company pension, 20 days annual leave increasing up to 25 days, private medical, life insurance, free parking.

Apply now by sending your CV and a covering letter online, via grapevinejobs.

Please note only applicants who are already eligible to live and work in the UK without the need of visa sponsorship can be considered.