Adorama Audio Engineer in New York, New York
The Audio Engineer is responsible for the overall technical understanding of the technology services we offer our clients and building a team of highly competent technicians with the goal to maximize revenue by providing excellent products and technical support.
Ensure all audio equipment is prepped utilizing our quality assurance protocol sheets to maintain a consistent quality standard by testing and troubleshooting equipment regularly and repairing faulty components.
Collaborating and networking with other audio engineers and professionals in the field.
Participating in training opportunities and constantly finding new ways to improve skills.
Provide training on new & current equipment to relevant company personnel depending on department needs/requirements
Audio engineer advises Senior Management on new equipment purchases based on latest industry trends and new products.
Consulting and education to staff and clients in the use of sound equipment choices and the need for understanding the production and postproduction challenges.
Communicating with clients and coordinating with other staff members to ensure deadlines are met and projects are completed to specifications.
Setting up equipment safely and on time.
Assist checkout coordinators with support for customers? technical needs during checkouts and preps.
Supervise all dept. repairs and new equipment acquisition
Responsible for the transfer of overflowing equipment to and from our two warehouses to maintain adequate inventory levels
Maintain an organized and safe work environment
Other responsibilities as determined by management.
Skills & Experience
Certificate in audio technology or similar certification
Understanding of specialty tools and their implementation
Practical experience with sound equipment.
Professional self-starter with a growth mindset.
Strong relationship building skills a necessity
Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing in English
Attention to detail and strong organizational skills
Must be computer literate, knowledge of Excel and Outlook.
Bench tech experience preferred
Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)
- Dept. performance
We at ADORAMA believe in respecting & encouraging diversity and as such we gladly abide by all EEOC regulations. We will never turn down a qualified employee based on race, religion, gender, sexual-identification, disability, or any other protected class. All jobs are and will continue being awarded based on merit.