VANCOUVER ART GALLERY ASSOCIATION
One Casual on call position
AUDIO-VISUAL EXHIBITION INSTALLER
Working under the supervision of the Exhibition Lead and reporting to the Audio-Visual Technician III, the AV Exhibition Installer performs specialized technical work in support of exhibitions, collections and events utilizing audio-visual equipment. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
In addition, the AV Exhibition tech provides support in the following areas:
As the AV Exhibition Installer, you are tasked with ensuring safe and proper installation of equipment to precise specifications, ensuring reliable operation and presentation at a high aesthetic standard. Maintaining knowledge of current trends and advances in related technologies is required.
The work includes computer operation, heavy lifting, basic construction tasks, cable pulling and termination, knowledge of low voltage electronics and basic electrical, ladder and lift work, cleaning and organization. The incumbent must be able to work in a safe and responsible manner, both individually and as part of a team.
Completion of the twelfth school grade supplemented by technical courses in audio-visual technology. Three (3) years experience working with audio-visual hardware or in the trades related to the audio-visual field.
Experience and knowledge of the following equipment and systems:
Ability to set up, operate and maintain a wide variety of audio-visual equipment and related systems for permanent installation and for live events. Possess an excellent working knowledge of contemporary computer platforms (Mac OS X and Windows 10), audio, video, and database software (Audition, Premiere Pro, FileMaker Pro); familiarity with 2D and 3D design applications (Sketchup). Ability to work safely with a variety of basic hand and power tools. Maintain excellent communication and interpersonal skills in a professional and friendly manner. The successful candidate will demonstrate a high attention to detail, effective problem-solving skills and the ability to work with colleagues in a team-oriented environment.
SALARY: Pay Grade 18 - $24.74 per hour plus a percentage in lieu of all benefits.
HOURS: This is casual on-call work during normal business hours.
Please submit your resume by Friday, October 29, 2021 to Debra Nesbitt, Director of Human Resources, Vancouver Art Gallery, 750 Hornby Street, Vancouver, B.C.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those short-listed will be contacted.
The Vancouver Art Gallery commits to providing equitable access to everyone. We actively support accessibility, anti-racism, LGBTQ2S+ inclusion and encourage diversity in our staff, visitors, volunteers, and programming. We cultivate a safer space where all voices are heard, valued, and represented. The Gallery stands against hatred, discrimination, racism, homophobia, and transp0hobia.
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