Launch a Career in Story-Telling


  • Fresh out of sixth form or college, or soon to be?
  • Want to take your first steps into an amazing career as a technician in production?
  • Join the 12-month Ignite programme at Sky Studio’s Elstree.

Sky Studios Elstree based in Borehamwood is due to open soon. The new studios will become home to a host of Sky Originals, created by Sky Studios, as well as major film productions from Universal Pictures, and television series from Universal Studio Group.

Be part of the team from start to finish filming and producing amazing shows that are watched nationwide.

Set Lighting Operations Technician
In this role, you’ll be responsible for the setup, operation and maintenance of lighting systems and equipment.

  • You’ll be part of a team responsible for the safe delivery and operation of lighting equipment to support Sky Original TV studio productions.

  • Get to work closely with clients working at Sky Studios Elstree and other members of the lighting team to support the creative vision of the production.

Set Rigging Yard Technician
You’ll play a vital role in supporting our team to ensure that mechanical rigs are implemented safely, assembling, and disassembling equipment such as scaffolding; cables; and ropes.

  • Riggers collaborate with various departments to create custom structures and deliver first-class service to support clients’ production needs.

  • You’ll need to maintain highly accurate and efficient rigs as safety is paramount at Sky.

Requirements: For anyone aged 18 or over by October 2022 that is not currently studying at university or a graduate.

Deadline to apply: The current closing date for applications is 8th May 2022. Sky may need to close this role early, so interested applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.

So why wait? Apply below. Expected to start in October 2022.

Got a question? Email Sky directly at