The Gateway
Bellport, NY

Expires: 01/03/19

Job Dates

21 Aug. 2018 - 6 Jan. 2019


$300 - $350/wk DOE + housing

The Gateway Performing Arts Center of Suffolk County is now accepting resumes for an Audio Assistant (A2) to start 8/21/18 and continue through 1/6/19, short contract possible through 9/15/18.

The Audio Assistant (A2) reports to the Sound Engineer, and will run backstage audio for all mainstage productions.

Regular duties include

* Prep / set up of wireless mics.
* Assist with testing, maintenance, and prep of wired and wireless audio components.
* Assist with testing, maintenance, and prep of wired and wireless comms.
* Assist with testing, maintenance, and prep of video monitors..
* Assist the sound engineer with the daily maintenance of sound equipment.
* Assist the sound engineer with load-in, load-out, and changeover.
* Troubleshoot all backstage audio components during performances.
* Maintain documentation of signal flow of all backstage audio components.

Opportunities to mix theatre-for-youth productions and special events will be given to qualified candidates as they arise, at the discretion of the sound engineer. Other duties within the department may be assigned on an as-needed basis.


* Proven ability to perform all duties described above.
* Bachelors degree in theatre with at least 2 seasons of professional experience as an assistant audio engineer at a comparable theatre to The Gateway or associates degree in theatre with at least 4 seasons of professional experience as an assistant audio engineer, or comparable professional experience.
* Team player who can work in a cooperative, fast-paced environment

The Audio Assistant (A2) is a full staff member in our production department. Pay is $300 - $350/wk (DOE). The Gateway provides housing for staff members, and will assist with travel to and from The Gateway.

The Gateway Performing Arts Center of Suffolk County is in its 69th season. Located on the south shore of Long Island about 90 minutes from NYC, The Gateway PACSC performs both at our home theatre in Bellport, NY (housing is located on the property), and at the Pathogue Theatre for the Performing Arts in Patchogue, NY (about 10 minutes away). Company management at The Gateway coordinates grocery trips and crew calls for those who do not have a car, but a number of shopping options are available in Bellport village (about a 10 minute walk from our main property).

TO APPLY please email your letter, resume, and three references, and any paperwork or portfolio samples you wish to include to Asst. Production Manager Tony Tambasco at production@thegateway.org with "YOUR NAME - Audio Assistant (A2)" in the subject line. The Gateway PACSC is an equal opportunity employer

The Gateway PACSC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: The Gateway PACSC is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at The Gateway PACSC are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. The Gateway PACSC will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. The Gateway PACSC encourages applicants of all ages.


Tony Tambasco

Asst. Production Manager



Business Address

215 S. Country Rd.

Bellport, NY 11713

Posted: 07/17/2018 11:58:00 EST

Last Updated: 07/17/2018 11:14 EST

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