Audio Engineer -- World Cafe Live Wilmington -- Queen Theater POSITION DETAIL
 
GENERAL INFORMATION  
Title Audio Engineer -- World Cafe Live Wilmington -- Queen Theater
Company
World Cafe Live Wilmington
Employment Type
Part-time
Location Queen Theater
Compensation 
Hourly, depends on experience and skills
Address
500 Market Street, Wilmington, DE 19801
Posted Date August 30, 2015

 
COMPANY DESCRIPTION
World Cafe Live believes that enjoying what you do is the key to doing it well. So, as an equal-opportunity employer, we are looking for employees who will take pleasure in the hard work of running a world-class live music, restaurant and events venue, and take pride in the results. If you are committed to the satisfaction of our guests, we will be committed to helping you grow and learn within our organization. As a World Cafe Live team member, you will be part of not just a new business, but a new way of doing business in the music and hospitality industry.

World Cafe Live is an Equal Opportunity Employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability or veteran status.
 
JOB DESCRIPTION
Industry: Food, Restaurant, Entertainment, Music, Hospitality, Beverage, Kitchen, Audio

World Cafe Live believes that enjoying what you do is the key to doing it well. So, as an equal-opportunity employer, we are looking for employees who will take pleasure in the hard work of running a world-class live music, restaurant and events venue, and take pride in the results. If you are committed to the satisfaction of our guests, we will be committed to helping you grow and learn within our organization. As a WCL team member, you will be part of not just a new business, but a new way of doing business in the music and hospitality industry. We are now looking to add a Part-time Audio Engineer to our exceptional staff.

The World Cafe Live Audio Engineer is responsible for audio production. He/she is charged with oversight of all technical areas related to audio production. Working closely with the producer and entertainers, the Audio Engineer mixes sound quality and volume to optimize entertainment performances. He/she tests, troubleshoots, and performs basic repairs as required. The ideal Audio Engineer has 2 to 4 years experience in venues ranging from 200 to 1200 and is ready, willing, and able to hit the ground running. A representative list of the duties and responsibilities associated with this part-time position is as follows:

-- Confer with producers, performers, and others to determine and achieve the desired sound for a production
-- Set up, test, and adjust equipment for live performances; tear down equipment after event
-- Regulate volume level and sound quality during performances, using control consoles.
-- Prepare for performances by conducting set-up and test activities
-- Mix/edit/adjust voices, music, and taped sound effects for live performances using analog and digital sound mixing boards.
-- Synchronize and equalize pre-recorded dialogue, music, and sound effects with visual action of motion pictures, television productions, or special-effects lighting, as required
-- Make basic repairs of equipment, cabling, and/or other accessories as needed
 
 
REQUIREMENTS
  Fluent English-speaking and writing skills
  Highly creative, organized, and driven personality type
  Must be willing to work a flexible schedule, including nights and weekends
  Strong background in music venues and entertainment trends
  Strong computer and Internet skills desired
  Current driver's license with no restrictions and own transportation
  Two to four years experience working venues of 200 -1200 capacity
  Analog and digital console expertise
  Able to perform some heavy lifting (equipment movement)
  Substantial knowledge of sound engineering techniques and technologies
  Authorized to work in the United States
 
COMPANY BENEFITS
  Competitive compensation
  Meal discounts
  Advancement opportunities