Sound Engineer

Sound Engineer

Ongoing role
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At a glance

Skills

  • Film / video production

Where

Kingston upon Thames, KT2 6LX
Mainly at the office
Travel limit? 16 hours a week for 16 weeks, from Monday to Friday

Time

Mostly during office hours Estimate of time needed:
7-15 hours / week

QMC Capoeira School is looking for a Volunteer Sound Engineer who would love to support a community organisation to undertake an international martial arts tournament and Brazilian Cultural Festival project-related work to start ASAP.

What will you be doing?

QMC Capoeira is a martial arts school based in London that has been running since 2006, has academy in Canada and the Dominican Republic and is the most awarded Capoeira School in the UK.

The objective of the role is to:

  • Assist with audio set-up for the commentary station
  • Mix levels both on the audio mixer and ATEM Mini to get the best broadcast sound possible both from commentary microphones and venue mics
  • Advise on best practices to get the best possible audio for the broadcast.

What are we looking for?

Essential Skills and Experience:

  • Experience with USB microphones
  • Experience with multi-mic setup
  • Experience with audio mixing and audio mixing software 

 

Preferred Skills and Experience:

 

  • Previous broadcast, live streaming, or podcast recording experience
  • Knowledge and experience of OBS and use of ATEM Mini.
  • Show professionalism at all levels and in all environments 
  • Be a strong team player
  • Well organized, pro-active, self-starter and able to deliver tasks efficiently.
  • Good time-management skills

What difference will you make?

The ideal candidate will work in our Kingston office setting up microphones, doing sound checks and audio mixing before live streams and monitoring and adjusting audio during live streams.  You will assist with audio set-up for the commentary station.

Causes
  • Black, asian and minority ethnic groups
  • Community safety / victim support / domestic violence
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  • Human rights
  • Learning disabilities / difficulties
  • Lesbian, gay, bisexual & transgender
  • Physical disabilities
  • Refugees / migrants
  • Training / employment support
  • Voluntary sector support
  • Organisation type: 
    Social enterprise

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