ACMI is the museum of screen culture. Navigate the universe of film, TV, videogames and art with us. ACMI celebrates the wonder and power of the world’s most democratic artform – fostering the next generation of makers, players, and watchers. ACMI’s vibrant calendar of exhibitions, screenings, commissions, festivals, and industry and education programs explore the stories, technologies and artists that create our shared screen culture.
Located in the heart of Melbourne’s Fed Square, ACMI has an exciting full time ongoing opportunity for you to join the Technical Services Team as a Senior AV Support Technician. The role coordinates daily AV operations at ACMI with the support of AV Technicians. This includes the provision of on-demand AV support for function spaces, galleries and studios; coordination of preventative and reactive maintenance activities, training, inventory management, and setting up and packing down AV equipment for exhibition installations and events. Reporting to the AV Technical Manager you will supervise and perform the Technician on Duty function, train staff, maintain technical documentation, provide recommendations on AV systems and coordinate repairs, maintenance and support for AV systems.
Our ideal team member will have relevant qualifications and/or significant work experience in providing technical support, preferably within the creative industries sector and/or a gallery environment. You will have an elevated work platform and/or a forklift licence and/or possess a WorkSafe Certification in Rigging of Class RB (Rigging Basic) or above. Trained as a competent person for testing and tagging electrical equipment you will be an experienced user of AutoCAD software. Skilled at using various AV and ICT control systems the role is suitable for someone who enjoys leading a diverse team delivering high-quality results.
If successful, you can expect to become part of a talented, committed, and creative team of people with a passion for screen culture. This Grade 3 role is offered on a full-time basis with a starting salary of $68,884 plus super. The role works a 14-day rotating roster that includes nights, weekends and on-call support.
To apply, follow the online application process and submit your resume and a cover letter detailing why you are interested in the role (no more than one page please).
Please note interviews will be held the week commencing Monday 23 August 2021.
ACMI is a child safe workplace and actively promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children from all backgrounds. ACMI is an equal opportunity employer, committed to building an inclusive workplace that supports diverse thinking and innovation. ACMI encourages applications from First Nations People, people of culturally diverse backgrounds, people with disabilities, and people from the LGBTIQA+ community. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please contact us at [email protected] or 03 8663 2200.