Theatrical Services Technician, Sr. (Audio/Video)

Busch Gardens Williamsburg

$750.00 sign on bonus!

Primary purpose and function of position:

The Theatrical Services Technician, Sr. will assist with training of other technical team members with park systems, installations, department protocols / SOP’s / procedures. Main responsibilities will include Park Green Tagging / Shutdown, AV Installations, Locker repairs and Maintenance, Event Set up, Maintenance, Repairs, Service Calls of all AV related Park Systems at BGW and Water Country USA. Requires full availability. Includes all park related events: HOS, Christmas Town, Winter, Summer Nights, St. Patrick’s, and Food and Wine to name a few.

What you get to do:

  • Operate, Troubleshoot, Green Tag, Purchase, & Repair all Park A/V Systems.
  • To Include: QSys Systems, Video Displays, Video Projection Systems, Park Sound, Games Systems, Photo Systems, Camera systems, Cabling / Connectors, Ride A/V Systems, etc.
  • Demonstrate and perform the steps outlined in the 880 Duty guidelines S.O.P. & assist with Coordinating and Scheduling Technician Training as needed.
  • Follow-up of Trouble Calls, S.O.P.'s, Repairs and Maintenance of all Theatrical Services Daily Responsibilities. Assist to ensure BGW Standards in the shop, areas, and vehicles.
  • Learn to Operate, Maintain, and Troubleshoot Ride, Photo, Lockers, Park Sound, all Park related A/V systems.
  • Assist with Training other team technicians to Operate, Maintain, and Troubleshoot Ride, Photo, Lockers, Park Sound, all Park related A/V systems.
  • Lead teams with performing Quality set-up of A/V Systems for Special Functions, Meetings, Orientations, and Events.
  • Assist with New Projects / New Work Installations, Supplies inventory, and work orders as needed.
  • Other duties as assigned.

What it takes to succeed:

  • High School Diploma Required, Trade School, A/V & Computer Related Seminars will be considered.
  • College classes related to the A/V technical field, & A/V Related Certifications are preferred.
  • Hands on Audio / Video, Soldering, and knowledge of Computer Software Programs experience.
  • Experience in the field of A/V systems, Computers, Cabling, Intercom / Telephony, or Electronics systems.
  • Hands on experience with any current BGW / WC Park A/V Systems will be considered a plus.
  • Must be able to obtain BGW Driving Clearance, work in extreme conditions (outside in cold / heat), lift heavy equipment (min 50lbs), carry tools / equipment by foot as needed, work on genie lifts (20-40 foot heights), work from extreme heights (roller coaster heights as high as 200 feet), work varied schedules (days or nights).

Experience Required:

  • 8 years of Hands-on experience with Various Test / Servicing Equipment, Hand tools, Power tools, electronics systems.
  • Audio and Video related Software programs, audio equipment, Video Projectors, and related Equipment.
  • Office related duties to include inventory, copies, reading punch lists, vehicle daily inspections, 880 duty daily logs, etc.
  • 4 years - Set up of Video Projectors / different types of Video Projection Screens for events & functions.
  • 4 years - Set up of Audio Systems (P.A. Systems), & different types of Audio Processing equipment.

More Information

Busch Gardens Williamsburg

Williamsburg, VA


Full Time Hourly

$17.50 per hour


6/2/2022 11:59 PM ET