Senior Audio Visual Technician


Name: Geoff Townend

Phone: 0294606700


Location: Sydney

Senior Audio Visual Technician

Microhire is the leading Australian Event Staging specialist, and we’ve been going strong for 30 years. Much like the industry that we supply we’re dynamic and fast-paced, and we empower our team to use their initiative and creative problem-solving skills every day.

The Role:

This Senior AV Technician role is based in our Sydney office executing events throughout key venue partners in and around the CBD. A key feature of the role is the wide variety of exciting events it encompasses. These include high profile galas and other large corporate events, as well as corporate meetings and exhibitions.

This opening represents a rare opportunity for an experienced AV Technician to secure ongoing full- time employment with a market-leading international audio-visual and events company.

The applicant we are seeking is an experienced technician, capable of installing and operating a wide range of audio, vision, IT and lighting technologies. Applicants should ideally have a minimum of 3 years of experience working on conferences, seminars, gala dinners, and similar corporate events/ productions. They should also have highly developed organisational and communication skills as well as proven experience leading teams.

The Ideal Applicant:

  • Excellent depth of knowledge and experience with vision, sound and lighting.
  • Direct experience operating live audio-visual events
  • Strong computer/IT skills
  • Experience with virtual and/or hybrid events
  • Driven to provide outstanding customer service
  • 5-star personal presentation
  • Project management experience
  • Confidence leading teams in high-stress environments

Due to the nature of the industry, you must be able to work a variety of hours, day and night and be prepared to load and unload AV equipment in and out of trucks.

Required licenses/certifications:

  • Australian Driver’s License (Manual preferred)

Highly Regarded Licenses/Certifications:

  • Rigging certification
  • EWP/BL License (Yellow Card)
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Medium Rigid Truck License
  • Test & Tag Certification

Please apply online via SEEK link below:

To be eligible to apply for this position you must be an Australian citizen/resident or have an appropriate Australian or New Zealand work visa.

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