Audio Visual Technician – Auckland Live

Location: NZ, 1010

Company: Auckland Council

  • Work with state-of-the-art technology
  • Be part of a leading organisation bringing live entertainment across Tāmaki Makaurau
  • Opportunity to deal with some of the biggest players in the industry

Tātaki Auckland Unlimited is the economic growth agency for Tāmaki Makaurau. We support the progress of a vibrant and competitive economy, with a focus on creating more quality jobs for all Aucklanders. We love what we do, and we love making a difference!

As custodian to some of the most iconic venues, we are New Zealand’s only major integrated performing arts centre, underpinned by a commercial conventions business, with a focus on presenting the best of national and international performing arts, conventions, meetings, and entertainment. As such our Sound and Vision Technician position plays a critical role in assisting in the technical delivery of Audio-Visual services to all events undertaken by our Technical Production Department.

He angitūtanga: The opportunity
Reporting to the Manager Technical Sound and Vision, the Sound and Vision Technician is integral in the production team, assisting in the delivery of events across the organisation – together with day-to-day operations, training, & maintenance of Tātaki Auckland Unlimited’s Audio Visual inventory.

The successful applicant will assist stakeholders, both internal and external, to achieve their desired outcome.  As a Sound and Vision Technician, you will pack in, operate, pack out, and properly store all aspects of technical production equipment, including but not limited to audio consoles, vision mixers, projectors, stage deck, truss, cables, and accessories.

Please click here to access the position description.

He kōrero mōu: About you
As an experienced Audio-Visual Technician, you will have minimum of 3 years of experience in a performing arts centre, music venue and/or corporate Audio-Visual experience from a recognised A/V company. You have a deep knowledge from experience, in the planning, preparation and execution of successful Audio-Visual events of all sizes and shapes.

You will have an excellent working knowledge of audio and visual systems, good time management skills and have an understanding of reading CAD plans and event documentation, and H&S safety standards as they apply to the safe working practices in our industry.

Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou: What we offer 
This is not only a critical role, but a pivotal one with the opportunity to widely influence our audience.  You will be joining a team that truly has a passion for delivering exceptional entertainment across all our venues, and be part of a rich culture and environment with a wide array of stakeholders to engage with and bring on a journey.

As part of our Auckland Council Group, you’ll gain access to many benefits and discounts, including discounted financial services and insurance, entertainment, lifestyle discounts and more.

In addition, you’ll be joining a team of dedicated and respected experts working collaboratively across the region to contribute to Auckland’s growth and development. We are committed to diversity and have a culture built on trust and valuing individual and collective contributions.

Come join us and have the satisfaction of knowing you are contributing to Tāmaki Makaurau’s economic growth.

Apply now via this link!

Applications close September the 14th, 2022 at 11.59PM.

Tātaki Auckland Unlimited is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and we are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application to assist you through the recruitment process.