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Head Sound Technician - Theatre Junction GRAND

This is a Permanent, Full-time position.

Category: Production
Province: CALGARYCalgary, Alberta
Position: Head Sound Technician
Deadline: September 15, 2017
Posted: September 7, 2017

Job Description / Duties

-Coordination of all sound department activities
- Ensure sound equipment is set up properly and consistently with the show concept including communication systems and program sound
- Run audio during theatre shows, rehearsals, and live music concerts
- Supervise teams of casual technicians to ensure efficiency and accuracy
- Install and focus projectors and screens
- Program Qlab and Isadora control and playback systems
- Troubleshoot audio, video and communications equipment
- Inspect and maintain audio, video and communications equipment
- Maintain a comprehensive inventory of all equipment in the sound and video department
- Assist with set up and tear down of all show equipment
- Assist with the maintenance of all technical equipment
- Carry out all other tasks requested by the PM or TD.
- Report all accidents/incidents immediately to the PM/TD and Facility Operations Manager
- Abide by all company rules and bylaws as detailed in the Human Resources policies
- Ensure that internal communications are as efficient as possible and contribute to the overall effectiveness of the technical team
- Attend and participate in technical team meetings
- Cross departmental work is expected where appropriate

Qualifications / Required Skills

- A minimum of two years experience in theatre and a minimum of two years as a Sound Technician
- competent with both digital and analog sound consoles - experience with Digico is an asset
- Good general understanding of all technical aspects of theatre and live shows
- Basic knowledge of video projectors and control systems (QLab/Isadora)
- Knowledge of carpentry is an asset
- Knowledge of lighting is an asset
- Experience in dance, live music and other performing arts is an asset
- Flexibility, autonomy, and leadership
- Must be a team player
- Ability to work well under pressure
- Good communication skills

Additional Information

This position is available immediatly and will remain posted until an appropriate candidate is found. Interviews will begin immediately.

Salary: Per Collective Agreement with IA212

Contact Information

Production Manager
Karen Goddard Hermanson

Employer Profile

Theatre Junction GRAND is a contemporary theatre company and a vibrant arts hub that provides space for visiting performing artists, speakers, corporate and private events, film series and more.

Theatre Junction GRAND works under a collective agreement with IATSE Local 212. While preference will be given to existing members or permits, applicants willing to join IA212 will also be considered.

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