Event Technology & AV Operator

Name: James Askins


Email: jamesaskins@bankstownsports.com

Location: Bankstown NSW

Event Technology & AV Operator Bankstown Sports

Bankstown Sports is a leading and innovative registered club and a proud supporter of the local sporting, general and wider community. As one of Sydney’s top five registered clubs, it boasts a membership of 110,000, employing over 500 staff. Members and guests are drawn to our club, enjoying state-of-the-art amenities with a variety of beverage, dining and entertainment offerings all delivered with exceptional service.

Bankstown Sports is a one-stop destination for all.  Some of its feature venues include the Lady Banks Rooftop Bar and the Basement Brewhouse, along with diverse food offerings such as Italian, Asian, and middle eastern, just to name a few.  The Group not only operates six clubs, it also includes a hotel, events and conference centre, and a commercial office tower.  It owns a variety of companies which include e-wholesale, facilities, loyalty, and cleaning services – all formed as part of its long-term diversification strategy.


Bankstown Sports also boasts a state of the art 600 seat theatre, a large Grand Ballroom and an extensive range of facilities to host events of all kinds.


About the Role

We are seeking a dedicated and motivated full-time Event Technology & AV Operator to join our AV team. The Event Technology & AV Operator at Bankstown Sports is responsible for ensuring any audio and visual requirements of our Events team is fulfilled. With primary AV operations occurring in The Theatre, the AV Operator will also be required to assist with the Bankstown Sports Group on going AV hardware and software requirements as well as liaising with event clients.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Setup and operate event technology equipment in our state of the art Theatre and Grand Ballroom.
  • Work with external audio-visual vendors and other contractors as require
  • Liaising with our Events Team to provide AV requirement scoping & support
  • Clean, maintains and performs minor repairs on mechanical components of audio visual equipment.
  •  Provide support to the various end users of AV facilities within the Bankstown Sports Group.
  • Maintain AV documentation
  • Work Health & Safety responsibilities
  • Demonstrating our core values; Working Together, Community, Continuous Improvement and Customer Service Excellence


Selection Criteria:      

  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in operating front of house audio and/or lighting in live entertainment and performing arts industries.
  • Proven audio knowledge and technical skills required to operate equipment in live entertainment and performing arts industries
  • Proven ability to deliver a high-quality customer service in high pressure situations.
  • Basic networking and technical skills
  • NSW Drivers License     
  • A flexible, team-oriented approach to work
  • Proven ability to work unsupervised    
  • Thorough knowledge of WHS requirements and standards.
  • Strong attention to detail.  
  • RSA, RCG competency cards
  • Must be flexible with rosters and available days, nights and weekends as required

 Why do you want this role?

  • Be a part of a culture that celebrates the team success, where we help others to succeed and are driven to find a way to make our challenges work for us.
  • New opportunities to challenge yourself with and grow in your career along with coaching from our talented organisational leaders
  • Ongoing in-person, on-the-job, and online opportunities to stretch yourself and continue your growth
  • Parking – free, secure underground car parking (plus a discount on car washes)
  • Rewards & Recognition – We acknowledge the hard work of our people and like to reward accordingly
  • Daily Meal Allowance to be used in venue on food

If you feel you are ready to take on a new challenge, are passionate about hospitality and you meet the above requirements, we would love to hear from you!

Please submit a cover letter and resume with your application. Bankstown Sports is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Apply here

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