Audio Engineer

BRAVE Church

25 Jun 2024

BRAVE Church

Full Time

1

5 years

55000 - 75000 USD

TITLE: Audio Engineer                                                                       DEPARTMENT: Production

JOB SUMMARY

The Audio Engineer serves as the primary audio engineer for all live events, worship services, broadcast events, and post-production projects. This position is responsible for all matters related to audio production and overall sound quality at BRAVE Church. This position oversees, leads and directs a team of audio related staff and volunteers for all live and broadcast events. This position requires a qualified individual with competencies in leadership, organization, team building, problem solving, self starting and collaboration.

REPORTS TO: Director of Production           

STATUS: Full-Time                TYPE: Employee/Salary         SUPERVISORY ROLE: No

PRIMARY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Serve as the lead audio engineer for live events, broadcasts, and campuses
  • Procure, install, manage, and maintain all audio equipment and systems
  • Lead, train, and develop staff and volunteers in all areas of audio production

SECONDARY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Mix audio for post-production (videos, click-to-video, tracks, rebroadcast, etc.)
  • Mix audio for special events (conferences, events, trainings, memorials, etc.)
  • Assist in the creative planning process, design, and execution of major events
  • Assist in the design, installation, and implementation of system integration projects
  • Setup and breakdown of audio equipment, cables, patches, line check, troubleshoot, repair, maintain, and ensuring proper function of all equipment
  • Perform regular maintenance of equipment, troubleshoot and/or repair audio related equipment as problems and/or issues arise

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILL REQUIREMENTS

  • Proven skill, knowledge, and experience in live, broadcast, and post-production audio
  • Proven ability operating a variety of analog and digital mixing consoles and managing audio in a variety of different venues
  • Proven ability to mix and manage multiple channels of live and broadcast audio along with appropriate corrections to musicality, tonality, and dynamics
  • Proven ability to recognize, troubleshoot, correct, and adjust frequency and harmonic issues, without delay, for live and broadcast events
  • Experience and knowledge of live analog and digital consoles, Audinate Dante Audio networking products, Waves Soundgrid, ProTools, and digital audio workstations

QUALIFICATIONS

  • A disciple who is passionate about advancing the gospel and sold out for the mission of BRAVE Church (kingdom-minded)
  • Formal training or technical degree with certification; or equivalent combination of education and experience (typically 4+ years of worship and spoken word) preferred
  • 3+ years of experience with technical equipment preventative maintenance and troubleshooting
  • Experience in a variety of live production environments and venues
  • Open to working an irregular schedule, including evenings and weekends, and providing on-call support and assistance outside of normal hours.
  • Dedicated to excellence, detail-minded, and able to perform complex tasks with exactitude (excellence in all you do)
  • Able to prioritize tasks to support the vision and mission of BRAVE Church
  • Able to work and operate independently with minimal supervision and/or instruction
  • Leader of people; individuals, teams, staff and volunteers combined
  • Advanced knowledge and ability to operate and troubleshoot technical equipment
  • Multi-site church production experience
  • Demonstrated ability to manage projects and meet tight deadlines
  • Humble, trustworthy, flexible, meticulous, and hard working
  • Excellent administrative, managerial, organizational, and leadership skills with exceptional interpersonal competencies

CHARACTER 

  • Missional, Cultural, Relational, Positional

This position description was revised on January 10, 2022 and is subject to review and revision, as needed.