UW School of Drama is Hiring a Sound Technician!

University of Washington School of Drama


About the project and the company

SOUND TECHNICIAN reports to the Technical Director and works closely with other shop staff to support the School’s Mission, Vision, Values, & Commitments.

Job Description

Please follow the link for the description. The job description is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.

Required Qualifications

Two years of experience as Stage Technician I or equivalent experience and education.

Desired Qualifications

Proficiency with sound installation and engineering. Experience in rigging, lighting, scenery, multi-media, painting, and/or props preferred, but not required. Knowledge of theatre industry standard safety protocols and procedures. Ability to read and interpret technical drawings , drafting, flow diagrams/schematics. Experience in leading crews. Proficient in the operation and maintenance of a wide variety of shop tools and equipment, all within safety guidelines. Current with latest sound technologies and innovations. Knowledge of wired and wireless communication systems, such as Clear-Com. Soldering skills as pertains to sound equipment and cabling. Proficiency with QLab, and Digital Audio Workstations (DAWs). Familiarity with Yamaha Digital Consoles and Dante networks. Familiarity in fall protection system/equipment.

Other details

Conditions of Employment:
Ability to lift up to 70 pounds with assistance
Ability to climb and work on ladders
Ability to work at height up to 30 feet
Valid Driving license

Special Hours Requirements: May include some evening and weekend hours.

Additional information
Preferred method of submission


Pay Rate

62.5% of $3477 - $4633 per month

Audition location

Seattle Washington

Submission instructions

For more details and to apply, visit this link: https://uwhires.admin.washington.edu/ENG/candidates/default.cfm?szCategory=jobprofile&jobhistory=1&szOrderID=224510

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