DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Manages the ballpark audio system, including the BSS Networked Audio System, Amplifiers, Audio Architect Software, QL5 mixer and serves as the A1 during Padres baseball and non-baseball events for Petco Park.
Operates and maintains various audio mixing boards, microphones, and speaker setups; and controls audio within the ballpark and event spaces during games and Petco Park Events, works as a team and independently on audio setups
Operates and troubleshoots audio issues, maintains audio equipment (Speakers, Microphones, cables) while keeping detailed inventory of equipment
Ensures and monitors game and event audio feeds are at the preferred volume levels
Performs sound checks for anthems and other musical talent showcased at the ballpark
Records and edits audio tracks for gate loop audio, music videos, voice overs, commercials, podcasts
Works with Ballpark Management, as needed, to set up a combination of a local audio system and the house system for various events
Fulfills other control room functions as needed for Padres games and all in-stadium entertainment, working with the DJ’s to offer the best sound experience possible for the fans
Assumes other responsibilities as assigned by the Vice President of Broadcasting & Presentation, Director of Game Presentation, Senior Manager of Videoboard Operations, Sr Manager of Scoreboard Operations, and the Manager of Engineering
JOB REQUIREMENTS: Must meet the following minimum requirements:
Bachelor’s degree preferred; or 4 years' experience in equivalent relevant job education in audio production, entertainment/scoreboard/TV station/hotel control room facility
Expert knowledge and proficiency in audio system flow and operation of: Microphones, Speakers, Amplifiers and Digital/Analog Audio Mixers
Expert understanding of Mic and Line input signal flow. Intermediate knowledge of software for distributed audio systems
General knowledge of office skills, use of office equipment (copier, laser printers, fax machine, telephones, computers)
Must have strong knowledge of baseball and the Padres organization.
Ability to quickly react to game action with attention to detail
Professional image and demeanor
Must be at least 18 years of age or older
Strong ability to work with others in a collaborative, respectful manner with energetic personality
Strong collaboration, communication, time management and organizational skills. Proven ability to multi-task and manage projects on strict deadlines
Able to work flexible hours including evenings, weekends, during Padres home/road games and other special events holidays as needed
Minimum physical requirements: able to travel to and gain access to various areas of the ballpark for prolonged periods of time during games and events; able to lift and transport up to 25 pounds
As a condition of employment, the job candidate(s) must successfully complete a post-offer, pre-employment background check, drug screen and provide proof of full COVID-19 vaccination plus booster.