Profession projectionist

Projectionists operate and maintain projection equipment in cinema theatres. They inspect the movie films before loading them into the projector. Projectionist make sure that everything runs smoothly during the projection of the movie. They also are responsible for the proper storage of movie films.

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Personality Type

  • Realistic / Investigative
  • Realistic / Conventional
  • Realistic / Artistic


  • Projection equipment

    The different types of projection equipment, their properties, and usages.

  • Health and safety regulations

    Necessary health, safety, hygiene and environmental standards and legislation rules in the sector of particular activity.


  • Load film reels

    Load the film reels into the projector and unload them after the projection.

  • Operate projector

    Operate projection equipment manually or with a control panel.

  • Apply health and safety standards

    Adhere to standards of hygiene and safety established by respective authorities.

  • Adjust projector

    Adjust the controls of projection equipment to obtain a clear and well-positioned image.

  • Store film reels

    Store a film reels safely after projection and after removing the markings.

Optional knowledge and skills

maintain projection equipment optics mark film reels electricity glue film reels manage rented goods returns copyright legislation synchronise sound with images