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Sound Engineer

Position Summary

The position is non-exempt, seasonal, overhire employment. The job requires the knowledge to operate playback shows throughout the season; provide Audio 2 support for the musicals when required; assist in the load in and strikes of performances and events.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Using various patch bays to assign audio, video and network signals, speaker hanging, cable runs, and setting up Clear Com , for load in’s and strikes for productions and events.
  • Programming- QLab3 audio/video, Presonus Studiolive 32.4.2 AI, Yamaha QL1, and Ashly Protea digital processors and future production software.
  • Perform Audio 2 duties for large musicals, including helping with dressing mics on actors for the musicals and monitor mixing when needed.
  • Knowledge and understanding of digital and analog mixing consoles and show software.
  • Operate and maintain PCS productions, events and lobby systems.
  • Operate events as needed.
  • Perform other duties as required.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's or equivalent experience preferred.
  • Experience working in a professional environment required.
  • 2 years of working in the sound industry. Theatre experience preferred.

Skills and Knowledge

  • Knowledge and understanding of Apple OS systems and hardware required.
  • Knowledge of programming Qlab3, Studiolive AI, Yamaha QL1, Rio’s preferred.
  • Knowledge of video production preferred.
  • Knowledge of Pro Tools, Sound Studio, Library Monkey or other sound editing software preferred.
  • The ability to troubleshoot issues and resolve in a quick manner.
  • Willingness to learn new equipment and software programs.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Good organizational skills.
  • Physical Requirements and Working Conditions
  • Able to lift 50 lbs.
  • Flexible Schedule, evenings and weekends required, plus days around holidays.
  • Must be comfortable working in an environment in which directions and priorities can change rapidly.

Seasonal Overhire: load ins/strikes, events, subbing, throughout the 2016-17 season

Hourly: $15.00 Non-exempt

To Apply:

Please send a cover letter and resume to hr@pcs.org with the subject line "Sound/PCS Website." Applications will be reviewed as they are submitted. The position is open until filled. No phone calls, please.


Portland Center Stage is committed to advancing equity and diversity in all that we do. PCS does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital or familial status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law. We encourage people of all backgrounds to apply, including people of color, women, LGBTQ individuals, people with disabilities, veterans, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community.

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