Audio Engineer – Blue Man Group – New York
Blue Man Group at the Astor Place Theatre is looking for a part-time Audio Engineer.
Candidates should have a working knowledge of professional audio equipment, QLab experience, midi protocol, PA systems and be an expert troubleshooter that can identify and repair problems related to the running of the show as they arise. Knowledge of digital mixing consoles is required. Experience running sound for theatre and mixing live music is strongly preferred.
Responsibilities include: mixing and executing show cues, maintenance of all audio systems in the building, as well as performing preset/turnover/post-show duties in a safe, professional and timely manner. Members of the Audio Crew must maintain clear communication with the Stage Manager and Supervisor regarding the status of the audio system.
This is a part-time, hourly position, and candidates must have regular weekend availability. Part-time crew members must be flexible and available for shows during nights, weekends, and the holiday and spring break seasons. There will also be occasional need for weekday maintenance calls as needed. All employees are encouraged to attend full company meetings. We are seeking to hire this position immediately; interested applicants should please apply with a resume and cover letter.
Blue Man Group is a global entertainment phenomenon, known for its award-winning theatrical productions, iconic characters, and multiple creative explorations. Blue Man Group is owned and operated by Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group.
Blue Man Group performances are euphoric celebrations of human connection through art, music, comedy, and non-verbal communication. Since debuting at New York’s Astor Place Theatre in 1991, the live show as expanded to additional domestic residencies in Boston, Chicago, and Las Vegas, an international residency in Berlin, and multiple North American and World tours, reaching more than 35 million people worldwide. Blue Man Group is universally appealing to a broad range of age groups and cultural backgrounds, and continually injected with new music, fresh stories, custom instruments, and sensory stimulating graphics.
Blue Man Group is committed to building a creative and dynamic workplace that celebrates individual differences and diversity and treats everyone with fairness and respect. BMG does not discriminate in practices or employment opportunities on the basis of an individual's race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, age, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, veteran status, disability, or any other category protected by federal, state, or local regulations.