Part-Time Audio Specialist

Location
Miami, FL
Posted
Sep 07, 2017
Administrative Jobs
Technology, Multimedia & Audiovisual
Institution Type
Community College


Job Title Part-Time Audio Specialist
Job ID 995925
Location Wolfson Campus
Full/Part Time Part-Time
Regular/Temporary Temporary


Job Details



Job Family
STAFF - Support Staff
Grade
CT
Salary
$11.90 - $20.58
Department
Animation & Game Development
Reports To
Department Chairperson
Closing Date
Open Until Filled
FLSA Status
Non-Exempt


Job Summary


The Part-Time Audio Specialist assembles, operates and maintains the technical equipment used to record, amplify, enhance, mix or reproduce sound. The Part-Time Audio Specialist identifies sound requirements for a given assignment, takes appropriate action to produce the expected sound and balances, mixes, edits and enhances pre-recorded audio.


Duties & Responsibilities


  • Provides assessment of acoustics of the performance area, assembles and operates the necessary equipment
  • Determines sound requirements in consultation with the Department Chair
  • Selects, positions, adjusts and operates equipment used for amplification and recording
  • Applies technical knowledge of sound recording equipment used for amplification and recording
  • Records sound onto digital audio files
  • Monitors audio signals to detect audio files
  • Anticipates and corrects sound problems
  • Maintains and repairs equipment
  • Synchronizes pre-recorded audio (dialogue, sound effects and music) with visual content
  • Creates and alters sounds effects for use in films, television, etc.
  • Performs other duties as assigned



Minimum Requirements


  • Associate's Degree from an accredited institution and (2) two years of related work experience
  • Knowledge and understanding of College organization, goals and objectives, and policies and procedures
  • Knowledge of planning and managing a recording session
  • Ability to distinguish sound quality
  • Proficiency working with digital audio workstations (Pro Tools, Logic, etc.) and Window systems
  • Ability to determine the proper tools and equipment necessary to do a job
  • Knowledge of fine arts theory and techniques required to compose, produce, and perform works of music, voice and effects
  • Ability to troubleshoot operating errors and take proper action
  • Ability to work in a team setting and interact with people effectively and courteously
  • Ability to prioritize and organize multiple tasks to meet deadlines
  • Ability to assess and provide guidance to students on the use of education software
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule to include evening and weekend assigned hours
  • Ability to work well in a multi-ethnic and multi-cultural environment with students, faculty and staff


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