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Production Sound Mixer/Grip

Job Description

We are seeking an energetic Production Sound Mixer with Grip/Utility Experience. Must be self-motivated, creative, and willing to be a part of a small, highly-efficient team. Must be willing to jump in as a grip/utility whenever needed in order to accomplish production on a tight schedule. Travel is required.

What You’ll Be Doing:

  • Choose and prepare audio equipment; Set-up/break down equipment
  • Operate field mixer
  • Consult with Director to determine sound desired
  • Consult with Field Producer to evaluate potential audio-related problems and technical requirements
  • Ability to solve unexpected problems in a cool & collected manner in high pressure environments

Production

  • Recording audio on set, including dialogue, background noise, and room tone.
  • Mix audio in real-time, balancing volume and quality to ensure the audio will work in editing for the final product.
  • Evaluate the quality of audio in each take and ask for retakes as needed.
  • Grip/Utility when needed or directed by the Field Producer or Director of Photography

What We Need:

  • 3+ years of experience in video production; 2+ years as an audio field technician
  • Working knowledge of current broadcast audio standards
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license and have a clean driving record
  • Must be able to communicate effectively in a team
  • Must be willing to travel; International travel may be required (passport is needed)
  • In-person work; Overtime on a case by case basis
  • Must be collaborative, have excellent communication skills, a team player attitude, and work well under extreme pressure
  • Strong leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills
  • Sense of ownership and pride in your performance
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving skills

Pays & Perks:

  • Competitive compensation and benefits
  • The ability to impact the growth of the agency—we value employee feedback & suggestions!

Flying Cork is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant or employee because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, genetic information, age, or military or veteran status in accordance with federal law. In addition, the Company complies with applicable state and local laws governing non‐discrimination in employment in every jurisdiction in which it maintains facilities. The Company also provides reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities, pregnant individuals, and individuals with sincerely held religious beliefs, in accordance with applicable laws.

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