To set up operate and maintain audio equipment onboard to high standards for all entertainment venues
PROFESSIONAL DUTIES • Sets up and operates sound equipment for assigned shows, cabarets, lectures, presentations and ship events • Sets up backline equipment and instrument microphones. • Programs sound computer/console during technical rehearsals as assigned. • Performs speaker/equipment check before each show. • Ensures that show set-up is complete and exact. • Ensures that design integrity and performance quality are maintained through the run of the shows. • Is ready to mic an actor wirelessly if the need arises. • Assists with the maintenance of audio equipment. • Wires special sound projects. • Communicates in a clear, concise and timely manner with Stage Manager and other departments. • Possesses the ability to trouble shoot and communicate to provide informationto resolve issues. • Has organizational and operational skills including inventory, scheduling, maintenance, cleaning, storage, distribution and coordination. • Is on time for all set-ups, show call, meetings and work calls. • Maintains cleanliness and order in all sound areas. • Participates in special events by assisting with sound needs • Performs other duties as assigned by the Cruise Director, Assistant Cruise Director, Stage Manager, and Audio Designer • Performs in a manner consistent with VOC’s Mission, Values and Vision, including a commitment to diversity and inclusion. GUEST EXCELLENCE • Maintain, uphold and execute the Viking quality and Service Standards • Monitor guest satisfaction and report issues, concerns and suggestions
Minimum experience and qualification requirements for position:
Qualifications in technical theatre is preferred but not required. Equivalency of experience, training and education in audio electronics will be also be considered
A minimum of 2 years of professional experience in which strong knowledge of audio electronics (specifically sound playback and live mixing) and basic wiring skills have been applied is required
Operational knowledge of YAMAHA CL SERIES and YAMAHA LS-9 digital consoles
Operational knowledge of the SHURE UHFR & ULXD microphone systems.
Enthusiastic crew member
Strong command of English Operational knowledge of MAC & PC computers, navigation, file management, Microsoft and email
Basic knowledge of the LEVEL 53 QLAB software
Basic knowledge of the AUDINATE DANTE software.
Basic knowledge of the concepts of DANTE AUDIO NETWORKING
Must have the ability to stand, kneel or crouch
Must have the ability to climb ladders and scaffolding under supervision, adhering to safety standards
Must have the ability to negotiate catwalks and access all points in all theatre spaces.
Must have the ability to lift up to 70 pounds.
Teamwork and good communication
Reliable and pressure resistant
Proactive in upholding Viking standards of excellence