Music Lab Technician | BAVC

Music Lab Technician

Academy of Art University

79 New Montgomery Street
San Francisco, CA 94105

Audio Production
Local (Bay Area)
August 31

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Academy of Art University is hiring a part-time Music Lab Technician to support the School of Music Production & Sound Development for Visual Media this Summer 2019 (now – August 14th).


Academy of Art University offers great part-time benefits for our Technicians. Such benefits include one tuition-free undergraduate class per semester, paid sick leave accrual, an enrollment option for a tax-free commuter program and a 401k enrollment option. We also have a swimming pool with multiple lanes, two fitness centers and many recreational programs that you are welcome to benefit from throughout the term.


Responsibilities include:

Supervise music department labs and monitor classrooms
Check students in and out of labs
Check out and track equipment used by students and Instructors (microphones, headphones, cables and other audio equipment)
Troubleshoot the department’s Mac computers and assist students and Instructors with issues related to department computers and audio software
Troubleshoot audio hardware



Must be able to effectively operate Mac OS X, Pro Tools, Logic Pro X, and Ableton Live.
Possess familiarity with Sibelius and game audio (Wwise, fmod, Unity) is a plus.
Previous audio engineering and/or music production experience.
Must have prior professional customer service experience and be able to assist a diverse population of students and faculty.