Technical Assistant


We have a rare opportunity for a Technical Assistant to join our Gravity Media team in Sydney and be part of our growing business!

If you want to kick-start your career in Broadcasting and are tech savvy, then keep reading! We are looking for a highly motivated individual who wants hands on experience. We are willing to offer training if you are willing to learn.

This is a full-time role based in Sydney with opportunities to travel across Australia, providing exposure to a diverse range of exciting projects.


Gravity Media exists to create world-class content that inspires and excites. Our 500 people serve clients in all markets, from sport and media to news and entertainment, working all over the world from bases in the UK, Australia, USA, France, Germany and Qatar.

We are driven by client service excellence. We’re always looking and listening, keeping up with the latest broadcast innovations – or pioneering them. Above all, we channel our energy into maintaining our reputation for flawless execution, deep technical expertise, and efficient delivery. Due to continued growth, an opportunity has arisen for a Technical Assistant to join our team in Mascot in Sydney.


We use the collective power of our people and resources to capture, craft and create – putting our clients at the centre of our universe. We are expert, innovative and reliable; a guiding force in a complex world. It’s what we bring together that sets us apart.


The Technical Assistant will be responsible for:

  • Assisting with all technical and operational aspects of allocated projects;
  • Ensure necessary equipment is sourced in advance to match the technical requirements of each rostered project;
  • Assist drivers with park and power, setting up of the trucks and unloading broadcast equipment;
  • Assist broadcast crew to locate and set-up equipment during rig and broadcast activities when required;
  • Be the main onsite point of contact for the Asset & Logistics team;
  • Conducting regular quality checks on equipment and performing ongoing preventative maintenance;
  • Reporting on damaged and malfunctioning equipment;
  • Some general warehouse maintenance duties.


To be successful in this role you will be a proactive team player who can work autonomously and have:

  • Genuine interest in a career in Broadcasting;
  • Willingness to get hands dirty and learn;
  • Ability to multitask and work under pressure;
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills; and
  • Ability to build and maintain positive working relationships with all stakeholders.


Gravity Media is a new company with a 30-year pedigree, formed by the coming together of four established broadcast and production houses. Operating across six countries worldwide, with a team of over 500 people, we’re always on the lookout for great new talent. Our teams come from all walks of life but have one thing in common: a passion for the industry and a dedication to customer service. So, if you’re looking for a challenging and rewarding career in broadcast and entertainment, we’d love to talk to you.

Gravity Media is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Only applicants with permanent work rights in Australia can be considered.

Gravity Media
Posted: February 1, 2024
Closing: March 02, 2024
Sydney, NSW
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