CITY OF LANCASTER
Invites Applications for Temporary Part-Time Employment For:
STAGE ASSISTANT II - AUDIO ENGINEER
The Lancaster Performing Arts Center (LPAC) is located in the Antelope Valley, and is owned and operated by the City of Lancaster. LPAC consists of a 758 seat main stage proscenium theatre and the 110 seat Black Box Theatre. LPAC presents over 200 performances annually of musicals, comedy, Country, Bluegrass, Celtic, Rock, Ballet, Modern dance, Symphony, along with working outdoor events throughout the year.
The Stage Assistant II/Audio Engineer acts as audio crew head for LPAC and rental productions. Under the supervision of the Technical Director and Assistant Technical Director, duties to perform include, but are not limited to: set up of sound reinforcement, including microphones, cable and monitors for live music acts; act as monitor or house engineer; set up and operate playback and reinforcement for theatre, opera, meetings, choral concerts, dance, symphony, jazz, country, pop, variety shows and city events; maintain audio equipment; be responsible for activities of assigned workers. Additional duties may include, but are not limited to: assisting in light hangs and focus calls, unloading/loading trucks and theatre maintenance. Must be willing to work weekday hours, weekends, evening hours and some holidays.
The ideal candidate will have two years of professional audio mixing experience with emphasis on live event mixing; or a combination of relevant experience and education; the ability and desire to work and interact well with a diverse group of people; must have a "can-do" attitude with flexibility, and possess a valid California driver’s license.
Salary: $15.54 – $17.50 per hour; dependant on experience.
Hours: 0-40 hours/week year round – Hours vary per month dependant on performing season. There are no guaranteed minimum hours for this position.
Candidates must submit a City application and resume to: Human Resources Department, City of Lancaster, 44933 Fern Avenue, Lancaster, CA 93534. Telephone: (661) 723-6000. Open until filled.
The City of Lancaster is an EEO/AA/ADA employer 07/10