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Sound Engineers work with music artists and provide services such as recording, editing and mixing audio. Work activities seen on well-written Sound Engineer resume examples include adjusting equipment, supporting artists, taking part in recording sessions, and consulting with clients. Essential qualifications include musical talent, post-production expertise, creativity, accuracy, customer service skills, time management, and organization. Based on our collection of example resumes, most Sound Engineers have completed a special program in technical or vocational school.

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Radio Technician/sound Engineer

Led 6 Marines, in support of a battalion of 1200, to effectively maintain radio equipment in several training operations across Camp Pendleton

  • Conducted successful tactical operations in support of communications integrity in 4 different countries, to include, Japan, Korea, China, and the Philippines
  • Provided sound and music in support of 45 different ceremonies and battalion wide functions
  • Supervised and facilitated a 90% approval rate in an annual company inspection. An increase from the previous annual rate of 73%
  • Purchased and accountable for over $550,000 of radio and sound equipment
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
Computer Programming And Networking
2

Sound Engineer/ Producer

Scheduled studio time for existing and prospective clientele. Coordinated schedules with other employees to make sure the client's needs were met. Ensured clients had adequate time to complete quality projects.

  • Actively solicited prospective clients and used managed marketing strategies to draw a diverse client base. Analyzed local market to find innovative ways of advertising the capabilities of the business.
  • Utilized external websites, and social media to inform customers on upcoming events, new products, and increasing the visibility of the recording studio.
  • Engineered recording sessions, and produced musical sound tracks for various artists. Created and developed quality media products for the studio and customers.
  • Was responsible for setting up audio/ visual equipment such as recorders, mixers, amplifiers, cameras and audiovisual switching devices for local customer and for business. Events include concerts, church functions, and functions at local night clubs.
  • Repaired and maintained audio equipment, such as mixers, microphones, amplifiers, and switching devices.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Entertainment Business
3

Mobile Disc Jockey/sound Engineer

Projects have received over 30,000 downloads through email blasts and social media promotional campaigns

  • Created promotional campaigns through the use of Adobe Photoshop CS and Adobe Audition
  • Chosen as one of the 12 representatives in the world-renowned Red Bull Big Tune competition
  • Consulted in 2011 by Sinclair Broadcasting to craft music for television programming
  • 10 years of promotion and successful engagements resulted in 90% of business done on a referral-only basis
  • Consulted in 2013 to perform live internationally as well as stateside
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration
4

Live Sound Engineer Intern

Assisted in the live audio mixing of high-profile artists before and during live performances

  • Managed setup and tear-down of sound and music equipment before and after performances
  • Responsible for the patching of monitors and placement of microphones on stage
  • Ensured performances adhered to strict time schedules with efficient stage transitions between artists
  • Consistently produced creative solutions to abnormal problems constantly arising in the live music industry
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
BS
Management
5

Freelance Mixing & Live Sound Engineer

Provided engineering support to the FOH engineer for a performance by Grammy Winner Saxophonist Kirk Whalum and special guest pianist John Stoddard

  • Collaborated with the FOH engineer for large church performances and plays
  • Produced and Co-produced projects in a professional studio environment
  • Served as mixing engineer on many out of studio projects
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
AS
Audio Engineering
BFA
Audio Production
6

Sound Engineer

Installed sound for concert venues and upscale clubs.

  • Upgraded various sound systems for arenas and collegiate facilities.
  • Created sound pockets for venues, which reduced less sound cost.
  • Approved safe efficient sound systems for clubs to open for business.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BA
Business Management
7

Sound Engineer

Acted in concert with team of conference resources to launch and support international educational event.

  • Specifically responsible for assisting conference attendees with and of their technology needs, interacting with hotel staff to make sure that the conference attendees' needs were completely met, and assisted in setting up and dismantling all conference
  • Provided customer service throughout the event including arrival, conference meals, numerous activities, and departure of all
  • Assisted director with design and development of educational radio show.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
HS
Pennsylvania
8

Sound Engineer

Planned system equipment to artist's specifications

  • Coordinated delivery and assembled equipment on-site delivery
  • Integrated and tested contract sound equipment with "house" audio gear
  • Constructed and maintained cables, power distribution panels, and production audio equipment
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
9

Lead Live Sound Engineer

Independently ran live sound in a small, 60-person venue for punk, metal, and electronic dance artists.

  • Setup artists and mixed their sets, moving quickly and efficiently.
  • Cleaned up the area at the end of the night and maintained organization of the equipment.
  • Often did sound for 4-5 bands per night.
Candidate Info
26
years in
workforce
2
months
at this job
BS
Human Development And Family Studies
10

Live Sound Engineer

Mixed FOH for live bands and acts of commercial and corporative events.

  • Oversaw microphone placement.
  • Maintained sound system and performed sound quality checks.
  • Coordinated with sound designer and director as needed.
  • Tested microphones and other equipment for optimal functionality.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job

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