AUDIO ASSISTANT REQUIRED
We are a growing, very busy, Broadcast and Event Production Audio Equipment Rental Company offering Professional Audio Production Services, based in Edmonton. We are currently accepting applications for freelance workers and a full time position for “Audio Assistant”. This is an entry level (or just above entry level) position. We will provide on the job training for this specific position as is required for the individual and our on-going needs. This is a rare opportunity for the right person.
Requirements and attributes of the successful Candidate(s) include:
-General knowledge of Broadcast Audio Equipment and Television Production is an asset, but is not specifically required.
-Interest and aptitude in working with audio and broadcast electronic equipment including computers. Therefore, excellent hearing and vision is required.
-Ability and willingness to follow general and specific instructions, communicate clearly and interact with people in a friendly, efficient and professional manner at all times.
-Enthusiastic and extremely dedicated, willing and able to work whenever required including weekends / evenings / holidays, etc, sometimes on short notice.
-Willing and able to learn and retain information and new skills, at a very fast pace.
-Is personable, has a professional appearance at all times, is honest, very reliable and punctual.
-Conscientious approach to continuous learning and executing tasks, while remaining team oriented.
-Willing and able to work in a vocation where constant attention to detail and accuracy, as well as execution of last minute changes to instructions is required.
-Basic skills with office type computers and software: Email, Word, Excel, etc. (Interest and upgraded skills in working with Computers, is a substantial asset).
-Has a valid Drivers License with a clean record and a personal vehicle for transportation to and from work. (Various work locations in Edmonton).
-A keen interest in a career working with Professional Audio and Television Production Personnel and Equipment, is an asset.
-Would enjoy working in the fast paced, somewhat stressful, exciting environment of the Live Event Production and Broadcast Television Production Industries.
General Duties of the successful Candidate(s) include:
-Preparation / testing and shipping of Audio and Production Communications Equipment.
-Set up / Strike of Audio and Production Communications Equipment at Event sites.
-Involvement in Live Sports Events and Television Productions, as an Audio Assistant.
-Occasional lifting / loading of heavy equipment cases is required, therefore, the potential candidate must be physically fit and able to do this type of work as required.
-Negotiable: Commensurate, based on attitude, skills, abilities, and experience.
-Additional bonuses based on Company success and individual efforts and progress.
-Benefits: Alberta Blue Cross (Health and Dental) coverage is provided for Full Time Employees.
Synopsis and notes:
Our Clients are mainly Television Broadcast Companies, Event Production Companies and Professional Sports Teams, across Canada. We have established our Company success with a reputation of being the very best at what we do, which is accomplished through our total dedication to our client’s needs, on a day to day basis.
Because of the dedication required to be successful in this position, the potential candidate should not be someone only interested in this job on a casual or temporary basis. The successful candidate for this position must be willing and able to adapt accordingly to a busy work schedule, occasionally working long hours, while constantly learning and applying an honest and serious effort towards achieving the company’s agenda and goals. Only those individuals interested in providing this level of dedication to our company and to this specific position on a long term basis, need apply.
As is the nature of successful people in any industry, the successful candidate will embrace and continually display enthusiasm along with an excellent work ethic. In exchange for their long term loyalty and dedication to this position and our company, many opportunities for professional and financial advancement exist for the right candidate,…….want to join our team?
Thank you in advance for your interest. Please submit your resume and references with complete contact information. Only Candidates considered will be contacted for an interview.