Education, Training and Experience: |
A typical way of obtaining the knowledge, skills and abilities outlined above is an Associate degree with a major in theater arts, stage design and construction, including sound, or a related field, and one year of experience in the operation, maintenance and repair of sound equipment; or an equivalent combination of training and experience.
Licenses; Certificates; Special Requirements:
A valid California driver's license and the ability to maintain insurability under the District's vehicle insurance policy.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION & INSTRUCTIONS
This Supplemental Examination Application has been designed to allow you the opportunity to provide a more detailed description of your knowledge, skills, abilities, background, training and experience as related to the position of
Sound Engineering Technician. Please complete each section fully. Failure to submit a Supplemental Examination Application will result in your application being rejected.
Both the District Application and this Supplemental Examination Application are REQUIRED of all applicants for Sound Engineering Technician and must be filed in the Personnel Commission Office
You are limited to a maximum of one 8 1/2" x 11" sheet for each section. No more than one page per section will be permitted in the examination process.
Long Beach City College
10 Month Position
(Off Months January & July)
Range 30 - Paid at Range 31 Due to Flexible Schedule
Under general supervision, provides media and audio production and production support services for Theater Arts, including recording of voiceovers and music, compiling sound effects for productions, and mixing of live sound productions. Assists and trains other with the operation of the production equipment and performance venues.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The duties listed below are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to this class.
1. Selects, sets-up, and operates sound, lighting, public address equipment, and multimedia presentation equipment for events and performing arts performances.
2. Locates and constructs sound cues from sound effects library or creates original sound effects using a digital workstation and multi-track sound editing software; designs and orders sound effets in proper sequence; adds and documents music cues; sets up and tests soundboards, amplifiers, media players, microphones, speakers and related cabling; troubleshoots, maintains and makes minor repairs to audio equipment.
3. Designs the sound for theater productions.
4. Assists in maintaining the auditorium and theater facilities in a clean, safe and orderly working condition; reports needed repairs and unsafe and hazardous conditions to appropriate personnel.