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The Ark Church

FOH Audio Team Engineer

The Ark Church
Conroe, Texas, United States


Date Posted: 06/15/2017
Categories: Media/Technology
Denominations: Non-Denominational
Church Size: 5001 to 7500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

 

As part of our Technical Team at The Ark Church you will participate in planning, set-up, operation and maintenance of audio, video, and lighting equipment for Sunday and Wednesday worship services, outreaches, and special events.  This position will have a strong emphasis on Audio Engineering for Services and Events.

 

The FOH Audio Team Engineer is responsible for managing and executing all of the live production, events, and services of the various departments of The Ark Church with emphasis on excellence and maintaining the core standards set by The Ark Church.  This position is also responsible for managing event scheduling and ensuring that all events are staffed as needed.

 

Qualifications

  • A technically minded and gifted person “Called” to Serve
  • Passionate about Excellence in Production...Not Perfection
  • Willing to serve by doing anything, everything, or nothing - with a smile
  • An effective troubleshooter with a cool head and positive attitude
  • Called with a Passion for Technical Production
  • Ability to collaborate with others within a creative team setting
  • Be able to take and idea from “concept to stage” - And beyond
  • Dependable, self-motivated, comfortable taking the ball and running with it
  • Be willing to serve in all areas of production wherever he or she may be needed
  • Flexible, Creative, Innovative, Adaptable thinker who likes to think outside of the box
  • A strong technical knowledge in production arts
  • Stays current with industry trends
  • Excellent initiative with solid interpersonal communication skills
  • Gifted in organizational leadership and management of projects and teams
  • Strong Attention To Detail(s)

Education

  • Associates or Bachelors Degree (Required)

Experience

  • Minimum of 2 years experience in live events production (Church & Corporate Prefered)
  • Recently worked for a Church, Rental house, or Production company
  • Working knowledge of both Mac and Windows Operating Systems
  • Able to edit audio and video using the Adobe Suite of products
  • Demonstrate proficiency with driving a scissor and articulating boom lifts
  • Working knowledge of hand tools, power tools, saws, welder, plasma cutter

Responsibilities / Skills

  • Audio Engineer for Worship Services (20%) - (Knowledge of AVID and Yamaha Digital Consoles)
  • Working knowledge of Roland M48 Mixers, REAC Protocol, and Software
  • Knowledge of Rigging, Motors, and Safety Equipment
  • Assist with planning and installation of A/V/L and Structured Cabling (80%)
  • Provide routine maintenance for all Equipment
  • Responsible for Main Stage and other venue stages throughout campus
  • Provide Technical Direction for services and special events
  • Able to fabricate concept from metal, wood, and various other materials
  • Create and construct new stage designs 6-8 times a year
  • Meet with other departments to assist with Production needs
  • Managing volunteers and production sheets through Planning Center Online
  • Other duties as assigned 

Work Environment

  • Be a part of a vibrant, creative, and fun production team
  • Required to work all services, Christmas and Easter as well as other events outside normal hours
  • Work week is Sunday - Thursday
  • Wear a two-way radio with a surveillance kit and wireless comm - when needed
  • Be able to lift 50lbs, stand on your feet for lengths of time

If you are convinced you are the right person for the job, we would love to meet you.  Submit your cover letter, resume, list of references, web link to audio recordings of your mixing to employment@thearkchurch.com.  We respectfully request No Phone Calls Please.