Chatham Historic Dockyard Trust has over 15 years’ experience in providing services to the film / TV industry; they have an extremely well respected reputation for enabling the full spectrum of enquiries – from photo shoots and community events through to major brand productions and the biggest feature films and the most popular TV dramas.

The Trust will be offering an exciting opportunity to join our operational team working on the ground to manage the day to day film and photography operations, being the first port of call for the location manager and or event organiser for the duration of the production/ event.  The successful candidate will be working with our sales and PR team from an approved event plan in order to deliver the operational logistics for large venue hire including fashion shoots, commercials, corporate films, TV dramas and documentaries to large scale, big budget feature films.

The post involves working on a as and when basis during weekdays, weekends, evenings and Bank Holidays, on occasion unsociable hours due to shoot, strike and prep time. The Filming & Venue Hire Operations Assistants are required to be adaptable to all working positions across the 80 acre site.

This is a fantastic opportunity to be up close and personal with these fantastic productions and events learning and understanding this incredible site and industry.

You can read more about the job role and find the application form here

Closing date
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£9.32 per hour

If you are interested in joining our team and wish to apply for this vacancy, please complete the application form and send it back to the Trust along with a copy of your CV.


Completed application forms can be emailed to or posted to:

Kerry Childs
Chatham Historic Dockyard Trust
The Fitted Rigging House
The Historic Dockyard

016 3482 3800
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