Quality Control Technician: Lighting & Grip

Location: New York, NY

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Experienced

Company Overview

ARC, Adorama Rental Co.

Adorama Rental Co has been in business since 1988 and has become the ultimate industry source for professional cinematographers, videographers and photographers. ARC rents and supports the full range of Still and Motion cameras (including Lenses & Accessories), Lighting, and Grip Equipment. We are a "one-stop" destination for all sorts of shoots, carrying the most comprehensive list of DSLR's, Digital Backs, Video and Digital Cinema Cameras, Strobes & Continuous Lights, at rates that make sense.

Job Summary

The Quality Control Technician is responsible for the servicing, cleaning, and maintenance of the department’s equipment.  The Quality Control Technician stands as the filter that ensures only the best and most production-ready equipment ships out to customers.  To guarantee this, technicians should understand that they alone determine the completion and functionality of gear/kits and assume complete responsibility for the equipments performance.  It is a point of pride for Adorama to boast such low percentages of equipment failure, which is only made possible by the arduous Quality Control standards that the technician upholds.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • The intake, examining, labeling, servicing, and storing of returned department specific equipment

  • Checking and completing of equipment and kits as needed, ensuring that only kits that are ready to ship are labeled as such

  • Reporting of any damage found to the Repair Technician as soon as it is discovered

  • Respond to priority needs of Equipment Packers to facilitate on-time delivery of gear to the customer

  • Assist customers with in-house gear related questions/demos

  • Upholding of operational standards

  • Other responsibilities as determined by management.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Strong Knowledge of basic lighting equipment categories (HMI, Tungsten, Fluorescent, LED & Strobe), familiarity with grip and basic electrical knowledge.
  • Ability to multi-task and establish priorities to meet deadlines
  • Strong organizational skills


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