Sound Technician

JOB TITLE: Sound Technician

LOCATION: Eccentric Café, Kalamazoo, MI 

REPORTS TO: Event Production Lead

FLSA POSITION TYPE: Part-time, Hourly Non-Exempt

EXTERNAL POSTING DATES: 04/16/2018-05/06/2018

 

POSITION SUMMARY: Works to produce quality sound during entertainment/special events with a focus on customer service.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:  

• Adheres to and advances the “Safety Always” culture of Bell’s Brewery

• Operates Bell’s sound system during performances

• Coordinates with manager on times of performances

• Coordinates with bands on load-in and sound check

• Maintains and monitors the upkeep of sound/stage equipment

• Operates and maintains light board

• Oversees the use of sound equipment with band engineers

• Assists in security-like duties i.e. crowd control, assisting band, patrolling grounds

• Assists with facility needs to ensure a clean and safe environment

• Assists bands with equipment load in and out as needed

 

Additional duties may be assigned as necessary

 

MANAGERIAL/ LEADERSHIP RESPONSIBILITIES:

• None

 

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:  To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

• Must have a flexible schedule, nights and weekends are required.

 

MATERIALS/MACHINES/EQUIPMENT USED:

• Digico SD8 digital console

• Digico SD8-24 digital console

• D&B audiotechnik speakers

• Large selection of microphones and stands

• Digital cables

 

IMPORTANT SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

• An energetic, forward-thinking, and creative individual with high ethical standards who will positively represent Bell’s Brewery

• Demonstrated ability to communicate professionally

• Strong organizational skills

• Strong observational, problem solving and analytical skills

• Strong interpersonal, and oral communication skills and comfortable addressing diverse groups

• Ability to think on your feet, respond to questions while handling multiple tasks

• A well-organized and self-directed individual who is a team player

 

 

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE WILL POSSESS:

• 3+ years’ experience running sound

• Prior experience with Digico sound system

• Demonstrated knowledge of analog and digital sound boards

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

• Ability to frequently sit, stand, walk, use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; talk, hear, and smell

• Ability to frequently lift and/or move up to 58 lbs and occasionally lift and/or move up to 75 lbs with assistance.

• Ability to frequently reach with hands and arms to stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, and climb

• Visions abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, and the ability to adjust focus

• Ability to stay focused during long hours and late nights

• Exposed to noise level in excess of 85 dBA, hearing protection must be worn

 

 

WORK ENVIRONMENT: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. 

• That of a typical music venue and restaurant/bar atmosphere

 

IF INTERESTED PLEASE CLICK  HERE FOR MORE INFO!

 

Bell’s is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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