Are you interested in working in broadcasting for a championship sports organization? The Miami HEAT’s broadcasting team is seeking to hire an Event Tech! The Event Technicians primary responsibility is to provide entry level A/V and broadcast support across a range of live events for the HEAT Group: Miami HEAT NBA Basketball games, Concerts, Special Corporate and Marketing Events. Event Technicians assist with executing the day-to-day operations of the Broadcast Services Department including to but not limited to: setup and breakdown of equipment; maintenance, repair and general care of all related a/v and broadcast equipment; also responsible for operating house sound and lights necessary to produce various in-house events
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: The following are examples of the various functions required. The job requirements are not limited to the items on this list
Works with HEAT Group Departments regarding audio-visual requirements for events:
PowerPoint presentations, audio and videoconferences.
Operation of audio-visual equipment during events with the aim to provide high quality visual presentation standards
Positioning, installation and operation of equipment within all event areas.
Perform all necessary pre-event checks as required for the event.
Cooperate with specialized production agencies and visiting media companies in the provision of events and broadcasts.
Set up & support press conferences
Operate and troubleshoot all arena production equipment and installations, demonstrating professionalism and the highest level of expertise.
Event Technician serve as liaison with tenants and event promoters to assist with arena broadcast connectivity and to ensure all A/V systems are running at optimal level.
The position involves a high degree of exposure, working with all levels of staffing and visitors including executive management and other high profile figures to provide live event services.
The Event Technician may assist with pre-event planning and resource scheduling, technical briefing, live event management, technical delivery and post-event wrap-up.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable requests may be accommodated to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Event Technician must be a team player with good oral communication and interpersonal skills Strong organizational skills, time management skills and attention to detail.
Excellent customer service skills.
Develops and maintains effective working relationships with all arena personnel and external clients.
Must have technical experience in video systems, lighting, live sound reinforcement.
Must be able to work and complete tasks with minimal Supervision.
Education and/or Experience:
Must have high school diploma or G.E.D.
Minimum of 1 year experience in the professional a/v or broadcast industry.
Entry level technical proficiency in A/V systems, broadcast and theatre lighting technologies.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender/gender identity, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, genetic information, national origin, citizenship status, veteran status, and any other legally protected status entitled to protection under federal, state, or local anti-discrimination laws. EOE & DFWP