Entertainment Careers St. Louis, MO, USA
Aug 05, 2019Full time
Overview Don’t just work. Work Happy. A career in gaming? At River City Casino & Hotel, we think you’ll enjoy an exciting industry, fast-paced days and nights, diverse, enthusiastic co-workers, unlimited growth and support from one of the leaders in the industry. An individual could be successful if they possess the following. Your daily responsibilities include IMPORTANT - The AV Technician will train at River City Casino & Hotel and will ultimately be transferred to Hollywood Casino St. Louis. Operates sound, lighting, and video equipment for all entertainment programs for the property. Coordinates equipment operation with material presented, according to notations in script or instructions of performer. Performs preventative maintenance and ensures equipment is in good working order; makes minor adjustments and repairs to equipment; logs repairs with proper documentation and notifies management when correction of major malfunctions is necessary. Positions, installs, and connects equipment such as microphones, amplifiers, and lights. Installs, terminates, tests, and labels a variety of low voltage and AV-specific cable types: CAT5/6, coax, speaker wire and sensors. Installs and properly supports a variety of AV components, including but not limited to video displays, projectors, screens, and speakers. Assists with the installation and termination of AV equipment racks and automation control systems. Performs start-up and basic debugging of AV and automation systems. Maintains records and inventory of all cabling and equipment to ensure proper quantities for upcoming events. Assists management in coordination of all performances and entertainment. Maintains strict confidentiality in all company matters. To be successful in this position it will require the following skill set High School Diploma or equivalent required, degree or certification in Audio/Visual Technology or related field strongly preferred. Minimum three (3) years of experience with Audio/Visual in the aspect of entertainment preferred; previous experience in a Casino/Entertainment environment a plus. Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills; must be fluent and literate in English. Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality and professionalism. Basic knowledge of AV automation (Crestron, BSS, PC-Music, and IPTV), Audio/Visual control systems, and IT. Ability to use and understand a wide variety of Audio/Visual equipment and standards. General knowledge of all cabling used for Audio/Visual equipment. Ability to maintain a high level of energy and take a proactive and strategic approach to dealing with issues. Must have advanced computer skills and be proficient in Microsoft Office applications. Ability to work quickly and with accuracy under deadlines. Ability to prioritize, be proactive, handle multiple responsibilities, and work under pressure. Ability to adapt to a changing environment and acknowledge urgency when necessary. Must have excellent customer service and interpersonal skills. Ability to work collaboratively and communicate effectively with team members at all levels of the organization. Ability to move effectively and efficiently through assigned work areas.