Seattle Rep is Hiring for a Leo K. Head Sound Engineer
About the project and the company
Seattle Rep is committed to producing the highest quality programming, and we believe that our ability to contribute to excellence in the arts depends on building a community whose members come from diverse cultures, backgrounds, and life experiences.
We are part of a growing movement in theater to ensure inclusion of those who have been excluded historically; focusing particularly on racial and ethnic groups, LGBTQ+ people, people with disabilities, and women, ensuring they are at the decision-making table and reflected in our community.
Seattle Rep collaborates with extraordinary artists to create productions and programs that reflect and elevate the diverse cultures, perspectives, and life experiences of our region.
Theater at the heart of public life
Artistic Vitality, Sustainability, Generous and Inclusive Practices
Typical Duties Include: * Participate in Show Changeovers * Manage the use of the theatrical sound system as it applies to all productions on the Leo K. Stage * Act as Crew Lead for sound installation and audio calls on the Bagley Wright Stage * Supervise the hang of sound plots and assist in determination of equipment needs and positions as needed * Support the other stage departments in their install and strike processes Lead the maintenance of the audio equipment in the Leo K. Theater * Maintain and repair audio equipment on a regular basis and as necessary * Maintain a safe and clean work environment in all theatrical spaces * Maintain and manage storage of the Leo K audio inventory Run shows as a member of the stage crew * Operate the sound board for staged rehearsals and performances * Act in other capacities on stage crew as time allows and shows require Build and Maintain a Personal Investment in Seattle Rep and our EDI work * Attend and participate in all-staff company meetings * Attend and participate in staff Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion workshops
Minimum Qualifications: * Commitment to cultivating an equitable, diverse, and inclusive workplace via decisive action including consistently seeking out opportunities for self and community improvement in the areas of racial equity, accessibility, gender inclusivity, and cultural sensitivity. * A demonstrated ability to work effectively as a leader, independently, and as a member of a team * 5 years of experience working as an audio technician on a professional level * Advanced knowledge of theatrical audio systems * Excellent problem-solving skills
Desired Qualifications: * Bachelor’s degree in theatre with a production emphasis (or equivalent education/experience) * Working knowledge of lighting, video, rigging, and automation systems
Preferred method of submission
$30.31 per hour (per Union Contract)