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Skills & Training

Production, Craft and Technical Skills

Northern Ireland Screen is running a skills development scheme called Production, Craft and Technical Skills. The scheme provides training opportunities in the film and television industry between June 2022 – May 2024.

Production, Craft and Technical Skills  is a paid placement scheme (Real Living Wage) and the participants will gain experience on Northern Ireland Screen funded film and television projects over a two year period.

Previous experience is not essential, however, a keen interest in the film and television industry is desirable, together with a willingness to learn, be self-motivated and the ability to work under pressure at times, is crucial.




Northern Ireland Screen is hiring a sustainability trainee, under the Production, Craft and Technical scheme, to support productions in meeting their sustainability requirements and responsibilities.

24 Month Fixed Term Contract: Jan 2024 – Dec 2025​​​​​​.

Job Description
This is a new role and is suitable for anyone with a passion for environmental sustainability and the screen industry.
Ideally candidates will have some experience in the local screen industry and a basic understanding of the environmental impact of Film and television production.


  • Support productions completing the Albert production carbon calculator.
  • Advise productions on sustainable production techniques and support.
  • Communicate and implement the production’s sustainability policy.
  • Identify and highlight any sustainability issues or concerns.

Essential Criteria:

▪ Passion for environmental sustainability.

▪ Knowledge and understanding of screen industry processes.

▪ Excellent communication skills.

▪ Strong organisational skills.

Desirable Criteria:
▪ An understanding of the environmental challenges within the screen industry.

▪ Experience working in a professional filming environment.

▪ A clean driver’s license and access to a car for work purposes.

Where is it based?
The scheme will be based in various locations across Northern Ireland and participants will be expected to base themselves in Northern Ireland for the duration of the scheme.

Apply via GetGotJobs

The deadline for applications is Monday 20 November 2023 1pm.

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