Audio Visual Specialist

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Position Type Temporary Staff (SHRA) Job Title Audio Visual Specialist Department Name Carolina Union Administration - 645001 Vacancy ID S014234 Position Posting Category Student Services Hiring Range $15/per hour Full-time/Part-time Part-Time Temporary If part-time, how many hours per week? 30-35 Work Schedule

Wednesday – Sunday, 3:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. with one hour unpaid break; occasional mornings and weekday support as needed.

Proposed Start Date 04/22/2019 Estimated Duration of Appointment 6 months not to exceed 11 months Posting Open Date 03/11/2019 Posting Close Date 03/25/2019 Description of Work

The Event Audio-Visual Specialist will assist with the technical support of events, conferences, and other programs taking place during the year at the Carolina Union. This position would help support the maintenance, inventory, and delivery of lighting, audio, and projection equipment for 2 dedicated performance venues, 26 meeting rooms, and off-site programs utilizing Union lighting, audio, and projection gear. This position will work with the Audio Visual Manager and Assistant Audio Visual Manager to ensure successful audio visual support and assist in the supervision and training of 22 student tech staff. This position works within the larger team of Event Services and communicates on a regular basis at meetings, in EMS Software (Events Management System), and via email regarding event support needs and production updates.

Education and Experience

Minimum Training and Experience:
High school diploma or equivalency and two years of visual/graphic arts experience related to the area of assignment; or equivalent combination of training and experience.

Essential Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Knowledge and awareness of technical event production including audio mixing, light design, staging, and projection. Experience working in a customer service focused environment is required.

Preferred Qualifications:
A successful candidate will have experience working in a higher education setting, experience working with EMS (Events Management System) or similar software, and three (3) – five (5) years of professional event support experience.

Special Physical and Mental Requirements

Must be able to move 50 lbs. with or without accommodation, stand for long periods of time, and work in a constantly changing, fast-paced environment.

Equal Opportunity Employer Statement

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

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Office of Human Resources Contact Information

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the Office of Human Resources at (919) 843-2300 or send an email to [email protected]

Please note: The Office of Human Resources will not be able to provide specific updates regarding position or application status.

Optional and Required Documents Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae / Resume
  2. List of References
Optional Documents
    Supplemental Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

    1. * Please share your experience with maintaining AV and production equipment in meeting rooms and performance spaces.

      (Open Ended Question)

    2. * Do you have previous experience managing or supervising student staff?
      • Yes
      • No
    3. * Please share your experience with supporting live events that required audio/visual components.

      (Open Ended Question)




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    Posted: 3/12/2019
    Application Due: 3/25/2019
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