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Technician Convention A/V in Las Vegas, NV at Wynn Careers

Date Posted: 3/5/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Wynn Resorts is the recipient of more Forbes Travel Guide Five Star Awards than any other independent hotel company in the world. Wynn Las Vegas opened on April 28, 2005 and was once again named the best resort in Nevada on Condé Nast Traveler’s 2018 “Gold List,” a title received for the tenth time. Wynn and Encore Las Vegas feature two luxury hotel towers with a total of 4,750 spacious hotel rooms, suites and villas, approximately 192,000 square feet of casino space, 21 dining experiences featuring signature chefs and 11 bars, two award-winning spas, approximately 290,000 square feet of meeting and convention space, approximately 103,000 square feet of retail space as well as three nightclubs, a beach club and recreation and leisure facilities. In addition to two luxury retail esplanades, a Strip-front expansion, Wynn Plaza, is currently under construction and is scheduled to be completed by the third quarter of 2018.

 

Wynn Las Vegas has an in-house 24/7 full service Entertainment Production Services and Sound & Video Department to accommodate audio-visual and technical requests associated with convention, exhibit, private and catered event functions. Customer support for our clients is the number one factor that determines our department success.

Job Summary:

Reporting to the Floor Manager of Entertainment Productions Services, the Convention A/V Technician of Entertainment Productions Services will be required to: 

 

  • Complete Audio Video room setups and strikes per detailed flow sheets.
  • Assist guests with general A/V tasks (microphones, laptops, projectors, power, etc.)
  • Set convention and banquet power requirements.
  • Install event lighting for stages, general sessions and or décor.
  • Operate basic audio mixers, lighting controllers and Crestron control panels.
  • Operate A/V systems for meetings and events.
  • Maintain a daily work sheet logging your assigned tasks.
  • Enform and update the Floor Manager or Floor Lead of equipment and labor changes relating to events.
  • Work with Shop Manager to maintain the organization of the EPS shops.
  • Repair and /or diagnoses faulty gear.
  • Encourage teamwork and aids in building cross department relationships.
  • Work with safety as a priority and follow department and company safety standards.
  • Ensure the department delivers a maximum level of customer service and production value.
  • Perform all other duties as assigned.

 

Job Requirements

Job Experience / Education:

  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Minimum of two (2) years’ experience in large scale convention entertainment or live events setting.
  • Required current OSHA 10 General Industry Safety card.
  • Rigging knowledge a plus.
  • Lighting console operation & programming a plus.
  • Digital Audio Console Experian a plus.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to setup and operate audio consoles, video switchers and projectors.
  • Ability to calculate AC power requirements and balance loads.
  • Complete understanding of signal flow for sound, video and lighting systems.
  • Quick physical action, intuitive thought process and great troubleshooting skills
  • Willing to define, practice and conform to safe working procedures.
  • Knowledge of OSHA health and safety protocols is required.
  • Must possess excellent problem solving skills and strong interpersonal skills with proven talents in leadership, safety, and teamwork.
  • Must possess good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must possess outstanding organizational, interpersonal, and administrative skills, as well as excellent attention to detail.
  • Strong computer skills and proficiency in Microsoft Office specifically Outlook, Word, Excel, & PowerPoint.
  • Must be able to work evenings, weekends, holidays and long hours.
  • Models a professional and polished appearance as required by company guidelines.
  • Must be able to interact with internal and external guests in a professional manner.
  • Maintains relevant knowledge of industry through continuing education and training. 
  • Must have legal authorization to work in the United States.

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