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Summer Staff-A/V Conference Services

There are three specific areas within this department, so please specify which you prefer when applying.
AVCS Audio Technician - The role of the Audio Technician Summer Staff is to provide excellent, intentional, problem-solving audio engineering support to groups on the Ridgecrest Conference Center campus. Success in this position results in our guests, bands, and artists being served the best live sound experience possible in any of our venues and conference meeting spaces.
Responsibilities and Duties:
• Assists the Chief Audio Technician in running live sound for events on campus.
• Being good with people, interacting in a professional manner with speakers and artists on stage
• Organizes and owns the storage of all audio gear across campus in any of our AV closet locations.
• Helps to carry out maintenance on designated audio systems, applications, and equipment.
• Work in close proximity over long hours with your team members especially lighting technicians
• Researches trends and advancements in audio engineering and reports on them to the Chief Audio Technician bi-weekly.e
• Qualifications
• 2-3 years of experience running live sound (3-5 years is preferred)
• Has skill in running sound on both analog and digital consoles, setting up and breaking down PA systems, and basic computer literacy
• Certifications in AQIP (Audio Over Internet Protocol) i.e. Dante or similar*
• A background in electrical work i.e. soldering, wiring, audio cabling repair
*preferred but not required
AVCS Lighting Technician - The role of the Lighting Technician Summer Staffer is to provide excellent, intentional, problem-solving lighting engineering support to groups on the Ridgecrest Conference Center campus. Success in this position results in our guests, bands, and artists being served the best lighting experience possible in any of our venues and conference meeting spaces.
Responsibilities and Duties:
• Assists the Chief Lighting Technician in running lighting for events on campus.
• Organizes and owns the storage of all lighting gear across campus in any of our AV closet locations.
• Helps to carry out maintenance on designated lighting systems, applications, and equipment.
• Create and customize lighting experiences for various events and artists
• Being good with people, interacting in a professional manner with speakers and artists on stage
• Drinking coffee...lots of it
• Work in close proximity over long hours with your team members especially audio people
• Qualifications
• 2-3 years of experience running lighting (3-5 years is preferred)
• Has skill in operating lighting consoles, setting up and breaking down systems, and basic computer literacy
• Must be self-motivated, has a solid work ethic, has good interpersonal skills, good problem-solving skills, enjoys working as a part of a team, and a strong willingness and desire to learn
• Experience with the Chroma-Q Vista 3 software*
• Must be able and prepared to do a good amount of walking and physical labor i.e. moving tables, chairs, lighting equipment, etc.
• Being able to handle heights from a ladder or catwalk
• A good sense of humor
• Abundant creativity
• A love of coffee Tea is also acceptable
*preferred but not required

AVCS Back of House - Clean and set-up classrooms and Auditoriums creating a space that is both functional and inviting for our guests. Receive and deliver packages for guest and employees.
Responsibilities and Duties:
• Clean classrooms floors and corners with vacuum cleaner.
• Wipe down any surface that is dirty: can lids, podiums, water stations. Etc.
• Reports any items that need repair: broken chairs, torn or stained carpet, damaged walls, classroom equipment etc.
• Able to move and set-up tables and chairs in configurations that will meet guest needs. (requiring strength and stamina).
• Understand detailed instructions on conference space set up, with an eye for detail, a servant heart and attitude
• Set-up AV equipment in classrooms as needed, checking to see if it is properly placed and in working order.
• Operation of loading dock. Receiving and delivering packages to guest and employees. Entering packages into receiving log. Keeping dock area clean and organized.
• Qualifications
• Desire to make a huge impact for God's Glory behind the scenes.
• Good work ethic
• Able to lift 50 lbs. repeatedly
• Like strong coffee
• Follow directions well
• Good eye for detail

Time:  Part-Time Seasonal
Salary:  Paid
Category:  Audio Visual

 

 

Updated: 10/23/2018 4:32:48 PM

Job Contact:
Chris Fenske
(828) 669-8022

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Why work at Ridgecrest Conference Center:

In the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains in western North Carolina you will discover Ridgecrest, a 1,300-acre Christian conference center where you can leave your cares at the gate.

1 Ridgecrest Dr.
    Ridgecrest, NC 28770

(828) 669-8022

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