Holland America Line

Audio Technician

Holland America Line
Entertainment Jobs
Sound Technician
27 June 2024

Department: Entertainment

Employment Type: Fixed Term Contract

Reporting To: Audio Manager


This role:

  • Holds the rank of 1 stripe officer.
  • Is hired, scheduled and operationally managed by the Manager, Venue Operations.
  • Reports to the Audio Manager.

Key Job Responsibilities

Every job requires flexibility, however your Key Job Responsibilities are to:

  • Operate the audio and lighting systems in B.B. King’s Blues Club.
  • Provide mentorship and assistance to Production Assistants with regards to operating audio installations throughout the ship.
  • Provide technical support for various entertainment and revenue events, including setup and strike of stage settings in B.B. King’s Blues Club.
  • Ensure that “life” of the mix is foremost and that qualitative decisions are based on the needs of the performance with input from entertainment management. Walk the house frequently during rehearsals.
  • Adhere to development notes given by entertainment management.
  • Work with Performers to create a satisfactory monitor mix.
  • Maintain the inventory and storage of all audio equipment with the Audio Manager. This includes having working knowledge of alternate equipment to substitute when needed.
  • Coordinate and facilitate the repairs of equipment when necessary. Communicate all audio issues to the Audio Manager.
  • Always follow checklists and guidelines to ensure safety for performers, guests and crew.
  • Comply with all health, safety, security and environmental policies of the Company.
  • Advise and coordinate any additional audio needs in BB King’s Blues Club for Charters and Groups.
  • Display impeccable dress sense and appearance.
  • Perform other job-related functions as assigned.
Holland America Line

Holland America Line


Holland America Line has been operating for more than 140 years and we are a recognized leader in the cruise industry, operating a fleet of premium mid-sized ships. We believe travel has the power to change the world and we take pride in playing our part in opening minds, building connections, and inspiring a shared humanity. Our fleet of 14 ships visits all seven continents and annually offers more than 500 cruises to more than 400 ports of call in close to 100 countries. Holland America Line crew members are the heart of the operation and work enthusiastically to ensure that each guest has a memorable vacation.

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