We are seeking a part-time Music Technology Assistant to play a key role in the everyday functioning of the Music Technology program and the Fine and Performing Arts department. Qualified candidates will, under the joint direction of the Coordinator of Music and Chairperson of the Fine and Performing Arts, manage the recording studio, ensemble rooms, practice rooms, and piano labs. The assistant will also help students as they complete projects for their music courses.
This is a part-time, hourly position.
Examples of Duties
Assist in the management of the department recording studio, music technology classroom, and other facilities
Maintain computer workstations and recording equipment in good working order and arrange repair/replacement in consultation with the Coordinator of Music and Chairperson of the Fine and Performing Arts
On an ongoing basis, configure studio and music technology software and advice on music technology purchases
Implement all necessary arrangements for the audio recordings of school concerts and recitals (external and internal) as advised by the Coordinator of Music and Chairperson of the Fine and Performing Arts
Provide practical support to Music Technology students where necessary
Provide support to other computer users within the Music Faculty
Duplicate and prepare multimedia resources
Assist with general duties from time to time as required by the Coordinator of Music and Chairperson of the Fine and Performing Arts
Assist with activities that extend the capacity of the music department with a degree of flexibility in working hours and outreach work in schools and community centers as required
Teach assigned music technology courses
Utilize a variety of instructional delivery methods, including technology, to assist in the delivery of content based on established student learning outcomes
Use assessment for continuous improvement
The ideal candidate must have a minimum of four years related and verifiable experience, or an Associate’s degree in music, music composition, music technology, or related field
A sound knowledge of all aspects of music technology, including audio recording, mixing, and processing
Proficiency with Pro Tools is required. Candidate should also be comfortable using other Digital Audio Workstations (e.g., Logic, Cubase, etc.)
Proficient with Music Notation software (e.g., Sibelius, Finale, etc.)
Strong interest in musical signal processing and studio techniques
Experience in studio maintenance
The candidate must be available to teach on evenings and weekends, and at all College facilities.
The completion of a background check will be required for the selected candidate.
About Passaic County Community College
PCCC offers high-quality, flexible, educational and cultural programs that meet the needs of Passaic County residents. The College provides its students with a strong general education foundation for further study and opportunities for career preparation and lifelong learning. Impassioned by our commitment to student progress and program completion, the College strives to address a wide variety of student learning needs through excellence in teaching, innovative and effective use of technology, multiple instructional methods and developmental and ESL programs that provide access to college-level programs. The College?s supportive learning environment fosters student success and faculty excellence. Through a culture of evidence and inquiry, the College is an effective steward of its physical, financial, and intellectual resources.