Audio Engineer

  • Sofar Sounds
  • San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Jul 12, 2021
Part time Audiovisual Sound Technician

Job Description

We’re Sofar Sounds, your global music community. We bring people together in unexpected spaces in over 400 cities around the world. We’re artists, music lovers and organisers. We’re a company of musicians for musicians.  We create, perform, listen and work to make intimate live music experiences that connect us all. Every show is focused on the artist.

OUR MISSION

We create a space where music matters.There is no other feeling in the world like discovering and experiencing new music and artists. In any Sofar room, when the audience has hushed and that first note is played - it’s magical.

THE ROLE

We’re looking for Audio Engineers to work with our regional production team and bring the magic on the sound desk at local shows.

Sofar has worked with over 30,000 artists, hosted over 1,000,000 fans at shows around the world and engages with millions more online each month. You will be part of a music-adoring team who are passionate about creating an industry-leading culture that supports artists and introduces their music to new fans.

WHAT YOU’LL DO

  • Provide live sound reinforcement for artist performing in unique spaces
  • Work with the show team & performers to prep for the show
  • Organize gear pick up and return across a local community of other Audio Engineers
  • Work with the central Production team to identify the best ways of working locally
  • You'll work 3 x shows a week (max' 10 shows a month)
  • You’ll also discover a lot of amazing new music along the way

WHO YOU ARE

  • Someone who has a passion for live sound & creative problem solving
  • Excited by a dynamic pool of artists, venues and unique audio scenarios
  • Comfortable working & communicating with creatives in high pressure situations
  • Genuine, demonstrated commitment to supporting artists and local music

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