Audio Tech Engineer

11000 France Ave S, Bloomington, MN 55431, USA

Position Title:  Audio Tech Engineer 

Accountable To: AV Tech Coordinator 

Position Classification: Part-time, non-exempt hourly 


PRIMARY ACCOUNTABILITIES: Responsibility for professional and accurate execution of all audio during worship services. Overseeing additional audio volunteers. 

  • Set-up audio components for musicians, singers 

  • Determine soundboard settings by leading a thorough sound check 

  • Develop pre-sets for each regular ensemble (both scenes and individual channels) 

  • With Sound Booth Coordinator, help record worship services / sermons for use on website 

  • Provide microphone support for pastors / guest speakers as needed 

  • Maintain knowledge of approved frequencies available for use 

  • Design and oversee audio set-up for outdoor worship in the summer (TBD) 

  • Advise Director of Worship and Music on audio / media purchases 

  • Ability to work other special events is desired 


QUALIFICATIONS:  

  • Significant live sound knowledge and experience 

  • Creative and strategic with the ability to work independently, as well collaboratively. 

  • Ability to manage multiple projects/tasks at the same time. 

  • Gracious, positive and professional attitude 


 POSITION SPECIFIC COMPETENCIES: 

  • Attention to detail: Consistently attends to the many small piece which must be assembled into an organized whole; follows up on mission or out of balance items; resolves unanswered questions needed to address a problem; keeps the larger picture in mind while tending to the smallest of details.  

  • Technical expertise: acquires and demonstrates the technical skills required to proficiently execute the essential functions of the job; understands which skills are lacking and seeks to develop those skills; continually works toward the mastery of technical proficiency 

  • Initiative: Enjoys working hard; is action oriented and energetic about worship while activities; not fearful of taking calculated risks; seizes opportunities; sets doable but achievable objectives for self and others.  


Work Hours 

  • Sundays: Approx. 8am – 11am 

  • Occasional seasonal mornings or evenings as needed 

  • First call for weddings / funerals and other special events