Sound and Lighting Technician

Messiah College
Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, United States

Date Posted: 06/11/2018
Categories: Media/Technology
Denominations: Not Applicable
Church Size: Not Applicable
Job Type: Contract

Job Description:

The Department of Conference Services at Messiah College has an immediate opening for the position of Sound and Lighting Technician

Responsibilities:  This full-time, year-round position is responsible for supporting all college functions such as conferences, events, meetings, and activities with sound, lighting, and audio/visual technical support.


Qualifications: High School Diploma required as well as substantial experience in the operation of complex sound, lighting and video systems and demonstrated work experience in Customer Service. Bachelor’s Degree preferred, and three years as a master electrician, sound engineer, lighting and sound design or related position in a professional, academic, or house of worship environment.


Skills and Characteristics:  Good oral and written communication skills; ability to communicate successfully across departments and with various constituencies, including external contacts; strong interpersonal skills; ability to work cooperatively with colleagues and other departments; rigorous attention to detail; solid organizational skills, including time management skills and the ability to prioritize multiple responsibilities; ability to work independently; ability to work well under pressure; demonstrate commitment to the job and strong work ethic; knowledge of sound, lighting and video equipment and technology; knowledge of electricity and electrical components; ability to solder and repair cables; strong customer service skills; ability to quickly learn and adapt to new equipment.


Compensation:  Messiah College offers a strong benefits package in addition to a salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.

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