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Audio Visual Technician - Part-Time

Location: Ottawa, ON, Canada

Type: Part Time

Min. Experience: Experienced

The A/V technician will ensure setup and tear down of broadcast A/V equipment and patching on live event days and provide support during live events for the Stadium, Arena and broadcasters.

What's the Role?

  • Work with various parties to ensure smooth setup of A/V systems before and during events
  • Ensure integration of Stadium and Arena systems with broadcast providers covering events
  • Ensure all A/V requirements for media covering Stadium and Arena events are provided
  • Provide hands-on game-day support for all in-house technical systems during events
  • Maintain effective working relationships with broadcasters, staff and venue production teams with a focus on excellent customer service and venue system technical expertise
  • Assist with general IT networking systems that integrate with A/V systems such as cisco stadium vision
  • Responsible for OES game clock data functionality, testing, repair and distribution

What's the Need?

  • Degree or diploma in relevant field or acceptable combination of skills and experience
  • 3-10 years of operational experience of A/V systems during a broad range of live events such as national sporting events, press conferences, concerts, corporate AV and other live entertainment
  • Advanced understanding and troubleshooting of complex A/V equipment and systems
  • Experience integrating A/V systems with broadcast media systems and streaming devices
  • Strong customer service abilities, work ethic and positive attitude
  • Ability to work outside regular hours as needed which may include weekends and holidays as required by event schedule
  • Experience with QSC Q-SYS audio DSP system
  • General IT networking and computer skills are a strong asset
  • Professional knowledge of patching, cleaning and troubleshooting fiber optic equipment
  • Cable repair, cleaning and testing (BNC, XLR, smpte hybrid lemo, triax )
  • Ability to operate complex digital audio mixing consoles and broadcast video switchers
  • Able to work in a high pressure, tight deadline environment
  • Understanding of broadcast streaming encoders and decoders
  • Setting up broadcast cameras
  • Service, test and repair LED digital signage
  • Working knowledge of RS-232 and RS-485 serial data communication equipment
  • Significant memory and physically demanding work required
  • Must be available for evening and weekends

Sound like you?  Here’s how to apply: http://www.tdplace.ca/connect-with-us/join-our-team

Ottawa Sports and Entertainment Group is a growing sports enterprise that is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are happy to accommodate any individual needs in keeping with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. If you require an accommodation in order to participate in the hiring process, please contact us to make your needs known in advance.                                                                             

We thank you in advance for your interest but will only be responding to those applicants that meet our requirements.


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