It is the responsibility of the Assistant A/V Tech to assist in all aspects of the production of Live Shows, Sunday Services and Special events in the United Palace as directed.All duties are performed within the framework and intent of the mission statement and budget guidelines in a safe and consistent manner as outlined by the United Palace.
Must possess a High School Diploma and at least 8 years in live show audio or A/V Tech position. Have a working knowledge of: Audio Systems; Video Projection; Broadcast equipment; Video Camera equipment; Stage Rigging, above Basic Carpentry skills, use of hand tools and Stage Production protocols. An above basic level knowledge of: Computer Systems; Q-Lab, Mac, PC, and Video editing software, stage lighting & power systems; video systems and overall venue operations. Skill in: Communication; audio systems troubleshooting, repair; (bench tech); design and installation; basic lighting and video operations. Ability to: Learn quickly; manage multiple tasks and schedules simultaneously; and be creative. A self-starter and possess self-managing capabilities. Spanish: As a second Language will be a plus. Essential Job Functions:
Will be evaluated on the following qualities:
Artist / Client Satisfaction Adherence to house policy Attitude / Teamwork Dependability / Reliability Job Skills / Knowledge / Productivity Quality of work Manageability / Accountability Written and Verbal Communication Sanitation and Safety Other duties as assigned. Operation of show, event audio, lighting, video and production equipment
Assist with load-in and load-out of rental and show equipment set up when necessary Ensure proper care and handling of all United Palace and rental equipment Ensure that set-ups are complete and all system protection is in place Follow safe operating procedures. Successfully interact with any visiting production. Operate A/V systems throughout entire venue which includes overseeing and assisting with any touring equipment function brought in by clients or guest hosts. Ensure that all United Palace owned and rented equipment is inventoried and accounted for. Responsible for cues related to presentations when necessary. Record and report summery of events in writing, as requested. Ensure proper releases are completed. Utilize advance guides, stage plots and input lists Assist in production of all events with other staff
Ensuring all systems are functioning correctly Ensuring special events audio and video needs are met. Assist in maintaining appropriate sound volume levels for all events as directed by House Management Providing feeds for press and News media Maintain Department Inventory
Comply with equipment maintenance and repair schedules and log in Maintenance & Repair Compliance Manual Inventory and maintain all microphones, speakers, consoles, cables etc. Maintain all supplies are at par. Maintain all technical manuals and warranty records to utilize as necessary Track and maintain all rental equipment in same condition and insure safe returns. Other duties as assigned Work Environment and ADA Requirements:
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports and business correspondence. Must possess excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to effectively listen and verbally communicate in English with persons as described above. The team member is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The team member is occasionally required to stand; walk; and stoop, kneel, crouch,crawl or lift up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. Hear within normal range and among distracting high noise levels. Must be able to work in an environment with a high noise and smoke level.
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About United Palace
United Palace is a transformational organization and venue that fuses culture, spirituality, and entertainment. The fourth largest theater in Manhattan is more than just a unique venue — it is a hub of creative expression and personal growth designed with and for the community.
As a house of creativity and transformation, we set the mind and spirit free.
United Palace is a values driven organization, and the culture in which the collaborative operates reflects the following: