Buena Vista University Media and Event Support Specialist in Storm Lake, Iowa

Buena Vista University seeks an individual responsible for the design, implementation and maintenance of the media technology of BVTV, a campus cable network and content production organization, KBVU-FM, a commercially licensed 3300-watt radio station and the music production studio. This position is also responsible for all technical aspects of live events and performances at Buena Vista University, acting as the director for the coordination and safe operation of technology for all events. This position collaborates with event sponsors to identify technical requirements in the areas of sound, stagecraft and lighting; and then plans and executes these technical aspects of the events with the support of student work crews. Applicants must be a dynamic, self-motivated and enthusiastic individual with a passion for excellence. This role requires continuous interaction with students, faculty, and staff, and is key to preparing students to configure, operate, and troubleshoot media software and equipment. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required. The position also requires a bachelors in a related field or an equivalent combination of education and experience including a minimum of two years of experience in a media specialist role. This position also requires previous experience supporting live multimedia events & productions, including sound system design, setup, show execution and teardown. A background check will be conducted on the final candidate.