The deadline for applications for this opening has now passed.

We have a rare opportunity for an individual with an exceptional set of skills to join the team which operates Screen Machine: the UK’s only full-time mobile cinema. 

Now in its 25th year of operation, Screen Machine brings the latest movie releases to 40+ communities in the Highlands and Islands of Scotland. Our Operator will: drive and park the cinema, often using single track roads and ferries; set up the cinema; project the films; and welcome our audiences. So you’ll be an experienced HGV driver who knows the Highlands & Islands well, is able to operate and maintain electronic and mechanical equipment, who enjoys meeting people and being part of a team and much more. 

The shift pattern is two weeks on/two weeks off. Salary is c £31,000 + benefits/allowances, subject to review. 

Please read the job description for full details and information on how to apply.

Applications must be received by 17:00 on Monday 23 January 2023.


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11 thoughts on “RSS is looking for a Screen Machine Operator

    1. Hello Kevin. Thanks for your question. No that would not be possible. It is essential to have: a current HGV C+E licence, and proven experience of at least 2 years driving an articulated vehicle on Highlands and Islands single track roads and ferry routes.

  1. Hi im interested have a lot of years experience driving through narrow Highland roads. im mechanical minded. I’m also ex fire service.
    C+E license

    1. Hi William, Thank you for your interest in the role. Please see the link for the job description above that you can download and use to apply.

  2. That opportunity almost makes me regret that I left Scotland recently…

    During my many years driving HGV’s across Highlands and Outer Hebrides I saw Screen machine many times, I saw a few movies in it too… Always was saying to myself what a wonderful job those guys have…

  3. I’m a class 1 tanker driver, currently living in Tighnabruaich, but working in Glasgow, I’m looking for something closer to home

  4. I’m an Electronics Service & Installation Engineer with 40 years experience and familiar with this sort of Tech, this would be my dream job, shame I don’t have HGV licence.

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