CURRENT VACANCIES

Production Support Technician

12-month Fixed term contract

Full time

Liverpool

Lime Pictures have a unique entry level opportunity for a Production Support Technician to join our Technical team on our award-winning drama, Hollyoaks.

If you are technically minded with a strong interest in learning about new and evolving technology, this could be the ideal role for you. As the Production Support Technician, you will be part of the team responsible for ensuring that all camera, sound and other equipment is available for the shoot and that stock levels are maintained You will work alongside the Technical Supervisors and training will be provided, but it is important that you feel confident in performing basic mechanical maintenance, as well as providing advice and troubleshooting. Effective communication, the ability work as a team and collaborate with colleagues and external contractors is essential. As well as strong organisational skills you will need to be able to work calmly and diligently, within tight time frames, helping to maintain efficient production schedules.

This role will suit you if you come from a technical background, have a media and/or electronics related qualification, or if you have a demonstrable love of technology, mechanics and fixing things! You will get the opportunity to work alongside some of the most experienced technicians in the TV industry, as well as a friendly and supportive wider crew. This role will be based in our fantastic Liverpool location and comes with a competitive benefits package.

Please click on the link to apply. Closing date for applications is 5th June 2022

We are committed to building a culturally diverse workforce and therefore encourage applications from groups that are underrepresented in the TV industry. If you require any support with the application process, please do get in touch by emailing recruitment@limepictures.com

Applications and Infrastructure Engineer 3rd Line

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Applications & Infrastructure Engineer (3rd Line) to provide effective IT assistance and advanced IT support across all aspects of the business. 

The role reports directly into the Technology Manager alongside an existing Applications & Infrastructure Engineer. You will be responsible for supporting and maintaining the technical infrastructure of the combined businesses of Lime Pictures (London and Liverpool), including Lion TV (London, Glasgow and NYC), Wise Owl Films (Leeds) as well as the applications which run on it.  You will be based predominantly out of Liverpool with some travel to London and Glasgow required. 

The environment is primarily Windows Server and Desktop operating systems with a small, but growing Mac OS X footprint. The position provides exposure to a broad range of IT-related projects and activities enabling Lime to keep on a path of continued improvement. Some key elements of the role include:

  • A range of continual improvement projects focusing on enhancing end user experience, security and efficiency
  • Supporting the design and implementation of temporary facilities for remote TV productions
  • Diagnose and resolve escalated issues from the Lime Service Desk and share knowledge to improve first time fix rates
  • The ability to explain technical challenges and solutions in a user-friendly format to both staff members, management & other key stakeholders

You will thrive on being a go-to person and will have the ability to build positive relationships with an established team and wide range of stakeholders at all levels of the business. You will have strong technical and analytical skills and solid experience in problem analysis and resolution of hardware/software problems.

This is a high-volume role across multiple sites and operations so excellent organisational skills, a cool head under pressure and the ability to handle clients professionally during all interfaces are a must.

You must have 3 plus years proven experience in a third line capacity role, ideally in an environment of 200+ users and be comfortable with large scale deployment/operations and installation configurations in a complex network environment. 

You will have a good understanding of Citrix XenDesktop, routing & switching (VLAN/LACP/Static & Dynamic Routing/802.1X Authentication, Layer 2/3, SIP) as well as Powershell & Automation. Good working knowledge of public cloud is also ideal.

The IT Department is responsible for designing, supporting and maintaining the Lime & Lion IT corporate systems. The department prides itself on providing effective desktop support to all business users alongside continuously looking for new technology solutions to generate improvements and efficiencies across the business. We are looking for an innovative thinker who is positive, proactive, embraces change and thrives on working in a fast-paced, agile environment where critical thinking and strong problem-solving skills are required, to build on the future development and success of our team.

Working in TV production brings its own unique and exciting rewards. If this sounds like the ideal opportunity for you then please click on the link to apply. Closing date for applications is 13 June 2022

We are committed to building a culturally diverse workforce and therefore encourage applications from groups that are underrepresented in the TV industry and HR. If you require any support with the application process, please do get in touch by emailing recruitment@limepictures.com

Early Years Practitioner

Would you love a fresh and exciting opportunity to work within a creative nursery setting like no other?

Lime Pictures Nursery Ltd are looking for talented and enthusiastic Nursery Practitioners/ Early Years Educators / Nursery Nurses to join our experienced, friendly and dedicated team based at Lime Pictures in Childwall, South Liverpool.

The nursery prides itself on providing outstanding care to children and works hard to enhance and enrich their experiences by planning a wide range of creative activities such as Forest School, science, music and more.

Have you got...?

  • NVQ Level 3 (or above) in Childcare, or equivalent is preferred but will consider giving training opportunities in Levels 3, 5 and EYTS to exceptional candidates who demonstrate a passion for a career in childcare and some relevant experience.
  • Experience of being a key worker or equivalent, making observations and maintaining individual learning journals
  • Proven knowledge of the EYFS Statutory Framework, children’s development and all aspects of child safeguarding.
  • Excellent organisational skills with the ability to cope and prioritise conflicting demands and make decisions effectively.
  • A genuine passion for providing exceptional care and learning opportunities helping young children to develop
  • Paediatric First Aid Certificate (Desirable)
  • Valid food hygiene certificate (Desirable)

......then we can offer you....

  • Full or part time, permanent opportunities
  • A highly competitive salary at £10.50 per hour
  • Provision of pension scheme (auto enrolment)
  • Life assurance of 4 x salary
  • Free parking
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Cost of your initial DBS check covered
  • Free uniforms provided
  • On-site canteen

Interested? Please apply via the button below and attach your CV and cover letter. We look forward to hearing from you!

*This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references

We are committed to building a culturally diverse workforce and therefore encourage applications from groups that are underrepresented in the childcare sector. We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from individuals, regardless of their background.

We are committed to building a culturally diverse workforce and therefore encourage applications from groups that are underrepresented in the childcare sector. We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from individuals, regardless of their background

Early Years Practitioner- EYTS trainee

Do you have an Early Years degree?  Are you looking for the opportunity to achieve Early Years Teacher Status?  Would you love an exciting opportunity to work within a creative nursery setting like no other?  

If this is you, we are currently recruiting Early Years Practitioners and we can provide you with full funding and learning support to complete your EYTS, working closely with our highly experienced Nursery Manager, based in our amazing South Liverpool location at the Lime Pictures Hollyoaks studios.

Our on-site nursery provides outstanding care to the children of our Lime Pictures staff community and works hard to enhance and enrich their experiences by planning a wide range of creative activities such as Forest School, Science, Music and more.

Have you got...?

  • An Early Years Degree
  • Proven knowledge of the EYFS Statutory Framework, children’s development and all aspects of child safeguarding.
  • Excellent organisational skills with the ability to cope and prioritise conflicting demands and make decisions effectively.
  • A genuine passion for providing exceptional care and learning opportunities helping young children to develop

......then we can offer you....

  • Full or part time, permanent opportunities
  • A highly competitive salary at £10.50 per hour
  • Provision of pension scheme (auto enrolment)
  • Life assurance of 4 x salary
  • Free parking
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Cost of your initial DBS check covered
  • Free uniforms provided
  • On-site canteen

Interested? Please click to apply via our online application form and upload your CV.  If you require any assistance with your application please email recruitment@limepictures.com or call 0151 202 2423.  We look forward to hearing from you!

*This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references

We are committed to building a culturally diverse workforce and therefore encourage applications from groups that are underrepresented in the childcare sector. We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from individuals, regardless of their background.