Sound Engineer

Date Posted: September 21, 2023
Hours Per Week: 4-6
Emmanuel Presbyterian Church
New York, NY, USA
Job Type: Support Position
Other Details

Summary: The Sound Engineer oversees the sound system and ensures optimal sound quality for live music and speaking as directed by Emmanuel Presbyterian Church.

Reports to: Praise Band Coordinator

Work Hours: Part-Time (4-6 hours per Sunday)

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Arrive at 8:30am to begin setup of sound system.
  • Optimize sound quality for live music and speakers.
  • Optimize sound quality for Zoom live stream.
  • Train various speakers on how to use the mic during sound check.
  • Troubleshoot any technical issues and resolve them as quickly and efficiently as possible.
  • Oversee storage, maintenance, and replacement of equipment and supplies.
  • When requested, train volunteers at church on optimizing sound.
  • Tear down of equipment after service.


  • 3-5 years of experience in professional audio engineering.
  • Experience operating a digital soundboard.
  • Experience with audio engineering in a church context is a plus.
  • Strong attention to detail and the ability to work under pressure.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.


  • $225 per Sunday.
  • Maximum of 4 Sundays away each year.

How To Apply

To Apply:

  • Send cover letter and resume to Tim Chang: [email protected]
  • Include contact information for 2 references.