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      Event Technician (Temporary Part-Time)

Event Technician (Temporary Part-Time)

locationKnoxville, TN, USA
PublishedPublished: 5/8/2024
Part Time

Title: Event Technician (Temporary Part-Time)

Position Summary: Primary job will be in the Clayton Performing Arts Center, Goins Building Auditorium and other spaces on the Hardin Valley Campus. However, events occur on all five campuses so travel can be expected from time to time.

Closing Date: This position will stay open at the department’s discretion.

Type of Appointment: Temporary Part-Time

Department: PSCC-Event Services

Typical Duties & Responsibilities:              
30% Provide technical support for internal/external events including audio/video equipment setup, testing, and teardown, operating lighting and
sound boards, recording equipment, and backstage management.

20% Provide functional support for scheduling college events including data entry into the college scheduling software.

20% Provide functional support for box office operations including selling tickets and processing ticket orders.

20% Consult with internal and external clients to plan lighting, sound, media, and staffing requirements to stage events. Planning could include attendance at meetings and rehearsals to determine needs.

10% Other duties as assigned.

Note: the college reserves the right to change or reassign job duties or combine positions at any time.

Required Qualifications:

• High school diploma or equivalent

• Minimum of 1 year related work experience

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Ability to communicate effectively with clients and staff to foster a cooperative working environment. Client management experience beneficial. Sound and light board operations in a theatrical or event space, understanding of standard A/V equipment, experience with data entry software, Audio/Video troubleshooting skills, wiring, reading wiring diagrams, understanding both audio reinforcement and playback systems, basic mechanical knowledge. Skills with word processing, spreadsheets and database applications. No second language is required.

On the job training with sound and light board operations, scheduling software, and ticket sales software.

Preferred Qualifications: Specific experience in performing arts, including theatrical lighting, sound, and stage management.

Special Instructions to Applicants: To be considered for a position at Pellissippi State, you must create an on-line application. Your skills, abilities, qualifications, and years of experience will be evaluated using only what is recorded on your application. Please note: attaching a resume does not substitute for completion of the application form. Part-time work experience is calculated at 50% of full-time experience. Please note: to scan, upload, or attach documents, a computer and scanner are available at the Hardin Valley Campus Educational Resources Center, if needed.

Pellissippi State Community College is an EEO/AA/Title VI/Title IX/Section 504/ADA employer.

If you have any problems or questions please contact Pellissippi State Community College’s Human Resource Office at 865-694-6407 or by email at recruiting@pstcc.edu.

If you are interested in this position, click on the link to the left to apply.