Production Engineer

  • Brixton Jamm
  • London, UK
  • Oct 11, 2021
Full time Creative Lighting Technician Live Sound Engineer

Job Description

Company: Brixton Jamm LTD

Job Title: Production Engineer

Reporting Into: Event Operations Manager

Specifics of Role:

We are searching for an innovative, reliable sound engineer, with a healthy knowledge of lighting and AV to join our team and take ownership over the venues technical arrangement. You will work in the venue to be a part of our live event programme. Responsibilities include setting up and maintaining audio and lighting equipment, enhancing audio with appropriate sound effects, fixing sound-related issues, working with DJ’s, bands, and other musicians, and completing projects to specifications. You should be able to offer creative input, but also follow written and verbal instructions. 

Key responsibilities

  • Controlling noise levels, maintaining certain decibel levels, keeping a record and ensuring clients do not abuse the equipment.
  • Meeting with clients to determine the requirements and specifications of recordings or performances.
  • Safely setting up, repairing, servicing, and replacing equipment when required.
  • Manipulating and enhancing live audio.
  • Controlling production set up to manufacture creative live shows
  • Diagnosing and troubleshooting equipment.
  • Understanding briefs and making helpful suggestions if possible and appropriate.
  • Editing and mixing audio to venue specifications.
  • Improvising props to produce required sounds.
  • Controlling lighting set up for all events.
  • Ensuring any projections, LED or any other visuals for events are active and looking as best as they can.
  • Building solid, professional relationships with artists and clients.

Skills and experiences:

  • A degree in sound engineering or similar
  • Experience with Midas & Avolites desired but not essential
  • Excellent product and technical knowledge
  • An understanding of electrics and power supply
  • Sound troubleshooting and diagnostic skills
  • Previous experience is a must