Job Details

Audio Engineer/A1

Summary

NBC Universal has an opening for a staff Audio Engineer/A1 supporting NBC, MSNBC, NBC News Now, and Peacock

Category Audio / Music / Sound  Live Event / On Location Services 
Location Greater New York City Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Sep 16, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

JOB PURPOSE: The Audio Engineer / A1 will prepare show audio requirements, operate equipment, and integrate audio sources to create a high quality mix. Prepare music and sound effects for air. Handle mic and IFB patching and routing and prepare talent mics and mix-minus for studio and remote locations.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
  • Mix multiple audio sources: studio and remote host/guest microphones, music and clips for fast paced live programs
  • Prepare talent mics and mix-minus for studio and remote locations.
  • Coordinate with the Director, Tech Manager, and studio floor Audio Assistant
  • Maintain intercom system to provide production communications for local and remote locations
  • Edit music and sound effects within a short turnaround to air
  • Proficiency in pro-tools for post-show audio fixes
  •  Prepare audio operations technical infrastructure details for assigned shows
  •  Handle mic and IFB patching and routing for studio shows
  • Responsible for compliance with all applicable company policies
  • Rehearse and lead the audio plan for assigned shows and events
  • Mix multiple audio sources: studio and remote microphones, music and sound effects
  • Responsible for compliance with all applicable company policies
Qualifications
  • Minimum 2 years of experience using audio consoles and intercom systems.
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in a live news and/or sports production control room environment.
  • Minimum 2 years prior experience mixing live shows is required (This is not a Post Production Audio position).
  •  Must be available for all shifts, including weekends and holidays.
  • Expertise mixing audio for multiple program show formats and styles including news, talk shows, musical performances and special events
  • Extensive experience with Calrec Audio Consoles
  • Extensive experience with RTS Intercom systems and software
  •  Ability to think quickly, communicate well and keep pace with fast moving shows
  • Strong client service and interpersonal skills and the ability to handle pressure in an on-air environment
  • Knowledge of live news TV production processes
  • Previous experience with INews newroom systems
  •  Advanced PC computer skills
  • Excellent troubleshooting and problem resolution skills
  •  Ability to work in fast-paced, team-oriented environment and manage multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Must be available for all shifts, including weekends and holidays.
  • Must be willing to work additional hours beyond scheduled shift with little or no notice
  •  Must be willing to work in New York City. 
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States.
  • Must be 18 years or older

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day, Evening
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