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Job Overview

We are seeking a creative Sound Engineer to record, mix and edit music and audio sounds for our productions. You will be responsible to set up and operate sound equipment in live occasions, recordings or post-production to guarantee the best acoustic outcome. As a Sound engineer, you should be deft around delicate audio equipment and expert in utilizing them to deliver quality sound. You should also be knowledgeable about various audio recording and editing techniques.

If you possess a creative mind and have a good ear, we’d like to meet you.


  • Set up and test sound equipments before occasions, events, broadcasts or recordings.

  • Record, edit and mix soundtracks with instruments, vocals and so on.

  • Improve sound quality and add sound effects to all recordings.

  • Collaborate with video editors to synchronize video with soundtracks.

  • Play tracks with some special effects amidst live occasions.

  • Work with lighting, cameraman and other co-workers efficiently.

  • Create and manage sound and audio libraries.

  • Resolve technical issues when they emerge.

  • Follow details, guidelines and instructions from executives, producers and so forth.


  • BA/BS Degree in Audio/Sound Engineering or related field.

  • Proven 3+ year experience as a Sound Engineer.

  • Great technical skills in sound engineering procedures (e.g. equalization, chorus effect, limitation, automation, echo, amplification etc.)

  • Excellent experience using sound recording equipment (e.g. Reaper, Presonus Studiolive Series III, etc)

  • Outstanding knowledge of recording software and hardware (e.g. Master and Pro Tools).

  • Team player with excellent communication skills.

  • Critical thinker, detail oriented and creative individual.

  • Excellent sense of pitch and swift reactions.

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Debbie Bullock, Group HR Manager at English Lakes
Debbie Bullock
English Lakes Hotels, Resorts and Venues
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