Sound Technician

Summary:
Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater, a national center for the production, presentation, development, and study of the American Theater, seeks an experienced candidate for the Sound Technician position.
 
Job ID/Number:
A7904
 
Posted Date:
2/4/2019
 
Job Location:
Washington DC, DC
 
Position Type:
Full-time
 
Division:
Sound Design & Technology
 
Description:

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Sound Technician
Arena Stage
Washington, DC

 

Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater, a national center for the production, presentation, development, and study of the American Theater, seeks an experienced candidate for the Sound Technician position.

The Sound Technician will be responsible for installation, operation, maintenance and strike of audio/video equipment and media utilized in Arena Stage productions.  The Sound Technician will assist the Sound Director in sound department related duties, including technical support of Mead Center events and rentals.

 

Responsibilities include:

  • Operate and maintain sound and / or video for productions and events.
  • Assist with production sound work in the recording studio.
  • Assist with systems maintenance as required.
  • Keep Sound Director informed of problems or malfunctions.
  • Evenings & weekends required.

 

Qualifications:

Two years’ production sound and/or video experience.  Ability to operate variety of modern digital audio recording/playback equipment, particularly Yamaha digital consoles and QLab.  Understanding of reinforcement sound system operations.  Proficiency at live reinforcement mixing (mid to large scale musicals).  Knowledge of wireless RF equipment operation utilized in live entertainment.  Knowledge of communication systems operation and repair (ClearCom).  Some knowledge of basic electronics troubleshooting, soldering, and cable fabrication.  Experience programming Dataton Watchout software and projections installation a plus.   Physical requirements include the use of both hands and excellent hearing. 

 

Please submit cover letter and resume on-line:  https://arenastage.applicantpro.com/jobs/