• Event Audio Visual Technician

    Job Locations US-MN-St. Paul
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(11/5/2018 3:42 PM)
    Job ID
    2018-1088
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Information Technology
  • Overview

    Macalester College seeks to hire a full-time Event Audio Visual Technician to work in the Information Technology Services department. This position provides audio and visual support for all events hosted at Macalester College as well as some off-campus conference events. Events support may require evening and weekend hours.

    Responsibilities

    • Plans, consults and executes audio/visual coordination for all campus events.
    • Acts as a subject matter expert and provides guidance to internal and external clients on event space. When necessary, consults with external vendor and contract partners to achieve desired outcome.
    • Provides program setup for both public and campus events. This includes providing logistical support for small to large-scale audiovisual systems and ensuring all equipment (cameras, PA speakers, microphones, mixers, projectors, laptops, switchers, scalers, digital recording devices etc.) are set up and functioning properly.
    • Manages the hiring process for event A/V student workers with a commitment to equity, inclusion and diversity.
    • Provides management oversight to the event A/V student workers. Coaches and mentors student workers while providing an inclusive learning environment.
    • Fosters and facilitates a work environment that encourages knowledge of, respect for, and development of skills to engage with those of other cultures and backgrounds.

    Qualifications

     

    ·         3-5 years of experience operating audio and visual equipment for event purposes.

    ·         Has demonstrated knowledge of working strategically with diverse colleagues, students and            community members.

    ·         Demonstrated commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity

    ·         High school diploma required.

     

    Application Guidelines

    For best consideration, please submit your resume as a PDF through the Macalester Employment Opportunities webpage.  Review of applications will begin on immediately. This posting will be open until filled.  All inquiries about this position should be directed to:

     

    Ashley Ellingson

    Talent Acquisition Manager

    aellings@macalester.edu

     

    Macalester is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic staff committed to working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from everyone who would add richness to our community, including people of color, individuals with disabilities and women. Candidates of color are strongly encouraged to apply.

     

     

     

     

    Institutional Overview

     

    Since its founding in 1874, Macalester has provided students with the inspiration, insight, and experience to become successful and ethical leaders. Located in St. Paul, Minnesota, Macalester enrolls nearly 2,100 students who come from virtually every state and 91 countries. Macalester is committed to being a preeminent liberal arts college known for its high standards of scholarship and its special emphases on internationalism, multiculturalism, and service to society.

     

     

    Benefits

    Macalester employees enjoy a fantastic benefits package and working environment that is second to none. Please visit http://www.macalester.edu/employmentservices/benefits/ for more information about benefits at Macalester College.

     

    Institutional Overview 

    Since its founding in 1874, Macalester has provided students with the inspiration, insight, and experience to become successful and ethical leaders. Located in St. Paul, Minnesota, Macalester enrolls nearly 2,100 students who come from virtually every state and 91 countries. Macalester is committed to being a preeminent liberal arts college known for its high standards of scholarship and its special emphases on internationalism, multiculturalism, and service to society.

     

    Macalester is proud of its longstanding commitment to social justice and creating a safe environment for all people regardless of sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, national origin, citizenship status, gender, religion, age, or ability. 

     

    Benefits

    Macalester employees enjoy a fantastic benefits package and working environment that is second to none. Please visit http://www.macalester.edu/employmentservices/benefits/ for more information about benefits at Macalester College.