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Posted: Wednesday, March 7, 2018 12:02 AM


The McKittrick Hotel audio department is in search of a full time, Lead Audio Systems Technician responsible for overseeing, maintaining, and upgrading the various audio and backline systems throughout the venues. The audio systems technician will work closely with and under the supervision of the head of the department. Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

Becoming familiar and assisting with the maintenance and operation of all audio systems in the venues
Becoming familiar and assisting with the maintenance of all backline in the venues
Completing all tasks assigned by the audio supervisor, which may include new system designs, specifications, repairs, changes, or upgrades
Leading teams on load-ins, technical rehearsals, and special events
Assisting the head of the department in supervising teams on large events
Being available to fill shifts in emergency situations
Upholding and enforcing high department standards to ensure the best quality of audio

The ideal candidate would exhibit the following qualities:

Have a strong understanding of a wide range of mixing consoles (Avid SC48, Midas Pro 1, Midas M32)
Have a strong understanding of a wide range of PA management and processing systems (DBX DriveRack Series, Galileo 616, EAW UX3600)
Have a strong understanding of wireless audio transmitter and receiver products (wireless microphones, wireless in-ear monitor systems)
Have a strong understanding of industry standards for audio applications
Have a strong understanding of audio signal flow and routing in digital and analog applications
Have a basic understanding and willingness to explore networking concepts (as applied in audio, lighting, show control, and otherwise)
Have a basic understanding of power distribution in theatrical applications
Have a basic understanding of musical instrument equipment (i.e. changing and tuning drum heads, changing guitar tubes, etc)
Demonstrate strong leadership, self-sufficiency, organization, and interdepartmental cooperation
Be comfortable with heavy lifting
Be comfortable with a flexible schedule including late nights, weekends, and holidays

If interested, please send a resume and cover letter to

The McKittrick Hotel, curated by the NYC-based producing team Emursive, is home to Sleep No More, the rooftop bar and oasis Gallow Green, the jazz-infused nightclub Manderley Bar, the winter rooftop hideaway The Lodge, and the performing and concert space The Heath.

• Location: Manhattan

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