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Senior Sound Technician

Marella Cruises

About the role

We are recruiting experienced Sound Technicians to join our team at sea onboard Marella Cruises’ fleet of ships.

Led by and reporting to the Entertainment Technical Manager, the Senior Sound Technician will support the entertainment department in operating and maintaining all audio equipment on board the ship to the highest standards.

As the Senior Technician in charge of the sound in the theatre, the ship’s main entertainment venue, you will be operating the audio and AV systems for our West End-style production shows on a nightly basis.

You will work with the latest technology & equipment to support the delivery of the program. You will also be responsible, together with the stage team, for the set-up of the band equipment and the strike and build of the theatre sets related to each of the productions.

skills and experience

For this role, you must have proven experience of mixing live sound in a theatre environment for a minimum of three years. Knowledge of QLab, DANTE, and working with timecode is essential. You must be confident in mixing audio for 8-10 live vocalists along with a live band, multi-track playback and in ear monitoring.

You also need to be experienced in enforcing H&S procedures, technical operation of production shows and leading a Stage Crew team.

Previous sea-going experience is desirable.

Contract information

The contract period for this role is up to 9 months with competitive pay, all meals and single occupancy cabin.

All applicants must hold valid STCW certification (or be willing to obtain these) as well as an ENG1 or equivalent seafarer medical certificate.

So, if you are an experienced Sound Technician looking for your next career move then we’d love to hear from you.

> Apply today by emailing your CV and cover letter to

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