The Student Union at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville invites applications and nominations for the position of AV/Lighting Tech. This is a temporary position, non-tenure track position. The Student Union provides an array of facilities and services in support of the university's mission.
An integralmember of the Student Union team, the primary responsibility of the AV/Lighting Technician is to assist with setup and operate all audio-visual and lighting equipment in the auditorium. They will assist in maintaining the audio-visual inventory, as well as assist in the training and supervision of tech team members. They will support events with their audio-visual requirements. This position will work in conjunction with the Building Manager to provide addition al support for events.
The University and Region: UTK is the state's flagship, land-grant university. We are a Research 1 university, housing 11 colleges and 900+ programs of study. With an enrollment of 30,000 students, our undergraduate and graduate programs are repeatedly ranked among top national programs. The city of Knoxville is a hidden gem with a beautiful and walkable downtown, a diverse music scene, active neighborhoods, unique restaurants, and a robust offering of outdoor and cultural activities. UTK is located within easy driving distance to Asheville, Nashville, Atlanta, and the Great Smoky Mountains; and a day's drive to Memphis, Chicago and Washington D.C. Knoxville and the surrounding counties have a statistical area population of over 850,000 people. The Knoxville region houses many leading corporations, including Bush Brothers & Company, Discovery Inc., Tennessee Valley Authority, and Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Internal Number: 236921
Our primary mission is to move forward the frontiers of human knowledge and enrich and elevate the citizens of the state of Tennessee, the nation, and the world. As the preeminent research-based, land-grant university in the state, UT embodies the spirit of excellence in teaching, research, scholarship, creative activity, outreach, and engagement attained by the nation’s finest public research institutions.