Audio Visual Technician

Summary:

Under general supervision assists in performing responsible technical work within the Audio Visual department; operates technical media equipment for events and performances at OPCC.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • High school diploma and one year experience in audio visual and technical media coordination and operation, preferably in a convention, theater, arena or hotel
  • Possession of, or ability to obtain a valid Kansas or Missouri driver’s license or identification card

Special Knowledge of:

  • Knowledge of audio-visual equipment and electronic services in public assembly settings
  • Knowledge of personal computers and computerized audio-visual systems
  • Terminology used in entertainment/convention/public assembly settings
  • Ability to use tools and equipment properly and safely.

Responsibilities (including, but not limited to):

  • Sets up, operate and tear down all in-house equipment and rented or client provided audio-visual equipment
  • Performs both preventive and corrective maintenance to all in-house Audio Visual services
  • Consults with clients regarding Media Services
  • Trouble-shoots Media Services sound and lighting
  • Work a flexible work schedule including early mornings, days, evenings, weekends, holidays

Accountabilities:

  • Operational characteristics of media equipment usage and applications
  • Technical requirement, methods, equipment, materials, and or other systems as they apply to facility events including, but not limited to: principles of event staging and performance equipment, lighting and sound equipment, rigging safety, and audio visual equipment
  • Recognize audio visual related challenges, analyze and identify alternative solutions, project consequences of proposed actions and implement recommendations in support of organizational objectives.

HOW TO APPLY:

  • Please apply in person at the Overland Park Convention Center located at 6000 College Boulevard, Overland Park, KS 66211 or email a resume to dveglahn@opconventioncenter.com

JOB TITLE:                PART-TIME AUDIO VISUAL TECH

Reports to:               AV Manager and/or FT AV Tech

Supervises:               N/A

Status:                       Non – Exempt

Global Spectrum maintains a drug-free work place for its employees and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.