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Sound Technician - Banff Centre

This is a Seasonal, Full-time position.

Category: Production
Province: Banff, Alberta
Position: Sound Technician
Deadline: March 18, 2020
Posted: March 6, 2020

Job Description / Duties

Performing Arts at Banff Centre is looking for experienced Sound Technicians to join their high-functioning team as additional support during the Banff Summer Arts Festival. Reporting to the Technical Manager, the Sound Technicians will assist in the completion of tasks assigned to the Sound department including assisting with administrative duties and directing the work of Practicum Sound Technicians.

Specific Accountabilities
- Performing Sound Technician work including technical set up pre-event, trouble-shooting, technical operation during the event, and post-event clean-up
- Overseeing the work of lower-leveled Sound Technicians and the Sound Technician Practicum Participants
- Assisting with the administration of the sound department including safety of assigned crews within the supplied frameworks of budget, staffing, equipment, space, and time
- Staying current on related industry trends including the application of up-to-date techniques and use of special materials
- Applying professional theatre techniques and methods to provide the quality, efficiency, safety, and support required by Performing Arts

Qualifications / Required Skills

We are considering applicants with varying levels of experience gained while working in a professional music, theatre, opera, or dance venue:

- Level 1 Sound Technicians possess at least 2000 hours' experience as a working sound technician
- Level 2 Sound Technicians possess at least 3 years' experience as a working sound technician
- Level 3 Sound Technicians possess at least 5 years' experience as a working sound technician

Additional Information

We are accepting applications until suitable candidates have been identified. Please include a cover letter demonstrating how your experience translates to this position and your dates of availability

Salary: $16.98 - $24.50 per hour

Contact Information

Peter Clark: Recruitment Specialist

Employer Profile

Banff Centre is Canada’s largest postgraduate arts and leadership school. It is also a home for outstanding hotels, restaurants and conference facilities.