Manages audio resources and audio productions of the School of Music, administers digital audio teaching laboratories, and serves as producer and engineer for CMU’s White Pine Music label. The Audio Production Manager collaborates with the Director of Music Events, Music Performance Hall Manager, and Piano Technician, as a member of the School of Music Event production and facility management team. Maintenance of audio and recording facilities. Recording guest artist, faculty, and student concerts, recitals, and special events. Manage intellectual rights and permissions. Train, schedule, and supervise student recording assistants. Provide audio-related assistance to music faculty. Plan and manage software and hardware purchasing, repair, replacement, and inventory within an allocated budget.
Required qualifications include bachelor’s degree or equivalent; thorough understanding of current audio recording theory and practice, as well as facility with professional audio and multimedia hardware and software; successful production experience in live sound reinforcement, multi-track recording, sound synthesis, multimedia, and/or related areas; excellent interpersonal and organizational skills; demonstrated ability to communicate effectively, work with external constituents, and function successfully as part of a collaborative team; ability to perform the essential functions and requirements of the job.
Desired qualifications include bachelor’s degree or equivalent training in music and/or audio technology
Qualifications to teach music technology courses; Professional experience in commercial recording facilities. Wage: Salary Commensurate with Candidate Experience. Hours: Primarily Mon-Fri (8-5); evening/weekends as necessary. Screening begins immediately and continues until filled.
Applicants must apply on-line at www.jobs.cmich.edu. CMU, an AA/EO institution, strongly & actively strives to increase diversity within its community (see www.cmich.edu/aaeo/).