Student Opening: Audio Visual Technician


Number of Openings: 4

Pay Rate: $10.50

Location: Coffman Memorial Union

Department: Facilities


Student Audio-Visual Technicians (AV Techs) are a part of the Event Services Office providing technical support for a wide range of events, concerts, films, and conferences. Responsibilities include the set-up and operation of A/V equipment such as data projection, audio amplification, and general theatrical lighting. A/V Techs are required to attend weekly staff meetings and are scheduled primarily for evening and weekend shifts. Customer service is integral to this position.

The Student Union & Activites AV Techs are based at either Coffman Memorial Union or at the St Paul Student Center.

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  • Great customer service attitude
  • Knowledge of, or strong interest in learning, audio/visual technologies and how they operate
  • Ability to be able to work independently after initial training

Preferred Qualifications

  • A flexible schedule with the ability to work more hours when needed, particularly during evenings and weekends.
  • 1 year or equivalent working in a related Audio/Visual events venue or other documented Audio/Visual operations experience.

Notes for This Posting

Please include a resume along with your application, weekend application is preferred. Students are typically scheduled to work 1-3 shifts a week.

The manager hopes to complete hiring by January 30, 2020.


  1. You must be able to work for the Full year.
  2. You must be able to work 7-20 hours per week.
  3. You must be able to work 3 shifts per week.
  4. Your application will be preferred if you are able to work the following shifts:
    • Monday, 3:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
    • Tuesday, 3:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
    • Wednesday, 3:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
    • Thursday, 3:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
    • Friday, 3:30 p.m. - Saturday, 12:30 a.m.
    • Saturday, 7:30 a.m. - Sunday, 12:30 a.m.
    • Sunday, 11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.