Full Time Job

Sound Engineer

Live Nation

Birmingham, AL 08-25-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description

O2 Academy B irmingham

Company: Academy Music Group

Reports to: Technical Manager

Working Hours: Part -time, casual


Sound Engineers are key member s
of the team
on event days , to provide seamless and exceptional client services and be a central link between our venue and our visiting productions . You will contribute to the effective running of our shows , be passionate about the entertainment industry and provide running services across a wide variety of live events.
Our Team
O ur Sound Engineers are integral member s
of the team at O2 Academy Birmingham , an established and thriving live music and club venue, where our shows and events are as diverse as the individuals within it. With a positive and supportive approach, the successful candidate will work as part of a dedicated, creative team, drive our core values of excellence and inclusivity, and deliver the very best experiences in live entertainment.

About You

Competencies / Skills / Knowledge / Experience
• Experience d sound engineer used to multi band live music events
• Experience with modern digital desks such as Allen & Heath and Avid
• Experience with touring bands
• Creative problem solving abilities
• Excellent time management and comfortable working to tight deadlines
• Proven track record
• Good communication and diplomacy skills

What We Need
• Enthusiasm for the live events industry
• Flexibility to work irregular hours (weekends/evenings/public holidays)
• Willingness to build positive working relationships
• A proactive organiser with clear attention to detail
• Commitment to learning new technology

What You'll Be Doing
• Working with visiting productions to produce their show
• Ensure correct operation of in house and touring equipment
• Fault finding and resolution
• Work with artists to achieve and effective soundcheck.
• Provide a live sound mix for the show (FOH or monitors)
• Assist visiting production with changeover and pack down
• Repair and maintenance of in house equipment
• Maintain first-rate relationships with clients
• Work collaboratively with the venue team
• Publicly represent the venue and Company in a professional manner


The Company

Academy Music Group (AMG) is the UK's leading owner and operator of live music and entertainment venues with award-winning credentials. Several of our historic theatres are unique institutions of British music and culture and our vision is to inspire artists and audiences by hosting unforgettable live performances.

AMG is part of Live Nation Entertainment which is the world's leading live entertainment company comprised of global market leaders: Ticketmaster, Live Nation Concerts, LN Media and Artist Nation Management.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rjn5oe-3-238-90-95-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Live Nation

Live Nation Entertainment is the global leader in live entertainment and ticketing. Our world-class portfolio reaches all aspects of the live event and ticketing industry, from ground-breaking software in Ticketmaster, mix of legendary venues and restaurants in House of Blues, production leaders in Concerts, exceptional brand partnerships in Media & Sponsorship, and unparalleled team of artist managers in Artist Nation supported by diverse professionals in all facets of Corporate operations.