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Part Time Audio Visual Technician

Date: Nov 11, 2021

Location: Washington, DC, US, 20016

Company: American University

Summary/Objective

The Audio Visual Technician assists with the setup and operation of audiovisual equipment for classes and special events at the Katzen Arts Center. The Technician also helps the office maintain staff presence by answering the phone at the Audio Visual Tech Office.

Essential Functions

  • Assisting with classroom and event support 
  • Recording AV requests 
  • Testing AV equipment and replacing defective or malfunctioning cables 
  • Assisting with Abramson Family Recital Hall productions

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work

  • Part time
  • Monday - Friday

Salary Range

  • $15.20-$16.00/hr

Required Education and Experience

  • A high school diploma or its equivalent is required

Preferred Education and Experience

  • Previous AV experience or a background in audio technology or visual media
  • Familiarity with Mac and PC computers, Blu-Ray players, projection systems, PA systems, video cameras, digital audio recorders, as well as basic and advanced control systems 

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

  • Excellent customer service, organization, communication, and problem solving skills
  • Knowledge of audio and video recording techniques, and a basic understanding of signal flow for both audio and video
  • Working knowledge of Mac and PC computers
  • Strong attention to detail and the ability to prioritize and multi-task
  • Ability to work independently under minimal supervision 
  • Understanding of live sound and PA systems


Nearest Major Market: Washington DC