Live Production & Entertainment Technician Based In The UK.

Working across the entertainment industry taking on various live production roles including Stage Management, Production Management, Lighting Technician and Temporary Power Electrician in Live, Theatrical, Corporate and Outdoor events.

A large part of my work is within various venues as a Technician & Stage Manager often taking on a project management role. Taking productions from the point of being booked through to going live and being de-rigged solving any problems along the way to ensure the best possible production. Working with everything from international touring artists, bands and touring theatre to comedians and orchestras.

This also includes ensuring all Health & Safety regulations and legislation is adhered to, producing risk assessments, method statements & CDM documentation relevant to the production.

I am experienced in installing & maintaining temporary production and site power systems for large outdoor events to BS7909 standard. This involves everything from power generation to end distribution to create a complete tested system ensuring a constant & safe supply. I have completed the C&G NA7909 and have a large amount of experience using generators including DSE panels.

I am fully competent working at height and have training and experience climbing & using various access equipment, owning full working at height PPE and access equipment. I have experience using MEWPs and have IPAF 3A & 3B as well as PASMA.

I have a large amount of experience with both Avolites and Chamsys lighting consoles using a wide range of fixtures, from fully generic theatre rigs to the latest LED & moving light technology and am fully competent in the installation, use and maintainence of this equipment.

I have extensive experience & knowledge of shows & events at various venues, arenas and stadiums across the country. I have been involved with various large scale productions at venues such as Wembley Stadium, Twickenham Stadium, the O2 Arena and the SSE Arena.

Over the summer I join the UK festival circuit working large outdoor festivals and concerts which have included Reading Festival, V Festival, BBC Radio One's Big Weekend, Latitude and British Summer Time.

Jay Scrivener

Stage & Event Technician

Suffolk, England