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Bellevue Arts Museum, Bellevue / Seeks AV/Event Specialist

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Title: AV/Event Specialist
Department: Operations/Events/Education
Reports to: Operations Manager
Term: Part-time, on call basis
Hours: Up to 20 hours per week, often evenings and weekends

Bellevue Arts Museum
Bellevue Arts Museum is a leading destination in the Pacific Northwest to experience art, craft, and design. BAM engages the community through exhibitions, programs, and publications, featuring regional, national, and international artists.

Position Description
The AV/Event Support Specialist will perform the installation and operation of event audio/video equipment, maintain audio/video equipment and inventory, and provide primary support for set-up and tear-down of all event related equipment. Performs other duties as assigned. This position is part-time/on-call basis up to 20 hours per week.

Required Education & Experience
- Minimum three years practical experience in live audio engineering preferably of musical performance. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

Required Skills & Abilities
- Demonstrated experience mixing live sound utilizing a medium format console including efficient installation and excellent troubleshooting skills.
- Must be able to safely lift and manipulate 32-lbs. speaker overhead and safely lift 75-lbs. speaker to waist height.
- Must be able to work both at ladder heights and kneeling on hard floors.
-  Ability to work evenings and weekends, as required for events.
- Possess knowledge/skill in area of video projection equipment.
- Demonstrated verbal and written communication skills along with the ability to effectively interact with a diverse group of individuals.
- Demonstrated expertise in how to spec and obtain special needs for sound and video equipment not currently in inventory.

- Strong demonstrated background in Mac and PC troubleshooting.

To apply: Email resume to or by mail Bellevue Arts Museum, ATTN: Operation Mgr., 510 Bellevue Way NE, Bellevue, WA 98004. Position is open until filled.

Eligible media

Arts-Related, Non-Profit Orgs.