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Event Production Specialist - Audio

New York
Job Type
15 Sep 2022

In this capacity, the ideal candidate would represent the FIRST brand as an implanted team member for a well-known technology company. The Event Production Specialist will be responsible for executing technical productions on complex and high visibility events at an expert level. The role requires a deep passion and understanding of audio systems, and live event mixing.

For events, the goal is to provide a seamless technology experience to all attendees, press and partners, as well as create a more efficient and reliable technical environment for event staff and vendors. In this role you'll work with internal teams as well as external clients and vendor partners on a daily basis.


  • Operate audio consoles (in person or remotely) at an advanced level to deliver a high quality audio experience for live events, broadcasts, live streams, and recordings.
  • Ensure all audio equipment associated with live events and broadcasts in your studio are tested and ready for business.
  • Coordinate with the engineering team to ensure systems are optimized to meet client requirements.
  • Provide expert audio support during live events, broadcast, and recordings.
  • Provide advanced troubleshooting for audio consoles, audio signal flow, Dante network, etc
  • Provide feedback to team leadership on audio best practices and needed enhancements.
  • Contribute to conversations about workflow development and standardization across similar studios.
  • Collaborate with the engineering team and technical director on best practices for audio media management and operations.
  • Maintain a current knowledge of audio industry trends, best practices, and equipment.


  • Minimum 3-5 years of experience working as an A1 or audio engineer in live event venues, conference centers, broadcast studios, or recording studios.
  • Expert knowledge of Yamaha audio mixing consoles such as the Rivage CSD R7, and CL series.
  • Must have experience working with LAWO audio consoles such as the MC2 36.
  • Must have a deep understanding of Dante audio networking and AES67
  • Must have experience working with Shure Axient wireless microphones, Wireless Workbench, Avid, L'Acoustics, QSC DSP, Playback Pro, Pro Tools, Meyer Galileo, Riedel Artist and Bolero Systems.
  • Must be familiar with media encoding and codecs High level of proficiency in the technical delivery of high-quality events
  • Experience operating large format event production systems
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills are a must to build and maintain relationships
  • Experience managing day-to-day changes at every level of detail Understanding of TCP/IP networking


  • Actively knowledge share lessons learned across the event production team
  • Passionate about live audio and exceptional execution.
  • Must be able to interact professionally with C- suite executives, celebrities, and internal/external stakeholders. Solutions orientated Team Player
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  • Job Reference: 712416999-2
  • Date Posted: 15 September 2022
  • Recruiter: FIRST
  • Location: New York
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent