Technician, Sound & Vision

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  • Help bring our shows to life
  • Great opportunity to upskill and build your career within the Production industry
  • Multiple casual roles available. $31.51 per hour plus 25% casual loading

About the Role

In this role, you’ll deliver effective Sound & Vision services to our presenters and clients across all venues at Arts Centre Melbourne. Your role will involve the setup, operation and maintenance of sound and vision equipment through all stages of event production, aligning with budgeted schedules and prioritising safety and efficiency at every step.

Casual position. Band 2.1 $31.51 per hour plus 25% casual loading and superannuation. 

Your Skills and Experience

  • Experience in preparing, documenting, and operating sound and AV systems
  • An understanding of the theory involved in sound and vision concepts and how to achieve and create specific sound and visual artistic effects
  • Experience in applying this knowledge for different situations and venues
  • Understand the concepts of signal flow and their application to connect audio and visual equipment correctly.
  • Ability to identify and recognise all standard sound and video equipment/components including connection systems and accurately assemble equipment
  • Operational knowledge of electronics, computer systems/networking and sound equipment.
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills with the ability to influence other team members to affect positive outcomes
  • Ability to work autonomously and in a team environment.

For more details, please read  Position Description – Technician, Sound & Vision – June 2024.pdf

About Arts Centre Melbourne

Arts Centre Melbourne acknowledges the Traditional Owners and Custodians of the land on which we gather, the Wurundjeri Woi-wurrung. We also acknowledge the neighbouring Kulin Nation groups, the Boonwurrung and Bunurong people, and pay our respects to elders, past and present.

Beneath our iconic Spire, in Hamer Hall and at the Sidney Myer Music Bowl, we showcase the best of Australian and international performing arts.

Together with our own program of performances, events and activities we offer a diversity of audiences a distinctly multidimensional approach to participation, education and entertainment.

We are now focused on Reimagining Arts Centre Melbourne as part of the Victorian Government’s commitment to transforming the Melbourne Arts Precinct into a thriving, connected creative and civic space over the coming years.

For a glimpse into working at Arts Centre Melbourne click here.

Enjoy Team Member Benefits

As a valued member of our ensemble, you will enjoy:

  • Complimentary tickets
  • Discounts at food & beverage outlets
  • Discounted commuter benefits and onsite parking
  • Access to wellbeing activities and learning and development programs
  • Free access to Employee Assistance Programs which includes specific support to our First Nations team members via their I-CARE program and providing specific counsellors for members of the LGBTQIA+ community and People of Colour.

Apply Now!

Arts Centre Melbourne welcomes applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people from diverse cultural backgrounds, Disabled and Deaf people, members of the LGBTQIA+ community and people of all ages.

We seek to provide workplace adjustments at all relevant stages of the recruitment process such as interpreters, alternative formats or other access supports. You can specify in the application form if you require any adjustments or please ask us at any stage. If you need to contact us about making workplace adjustments during the recruitment process, please send an email to [email protected].

At Arts Centre Melbourne (ACM), we employ the Humanforce system. HumanForce uses Facial Recognition technology to record clock on and off times. This technology operates in strict privacy mode, meaning that images are not stored. The use of this technology is necessary for ACM to perform its roster, time and attendance (RTA) functions accurately and efficiently. Therefore, all new staff in the Production, Visitor Experience, Ticketing and Hospitality Teams will be required to use it unless otherwise agreed.

If you sign on to a contract with ACM, it will be understood that you consent to the use of this software. If you do not consent or require an adjustment, please advise in your cover letter.

Employment at Arts Centre Melbourne is conditional upon the satisfactory completion of a National Police Check.

Applications are open to those with full working rights in Australia. Arts Centre Melbourne is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

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