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Gold Star Listing Lighting Director

abundant church
El Paso, TX
Posted: January 18, 2022
Job Information:

  • To oversee all elements of Lighting training, development, and operation at all Abundant campuses.

    Experience and Knowledge Required:
  • Three (3) years experience in lighting production or broadcast environment
  • Intermediate MAC and PC proficiency
  • Basic understanding of lighting design software (specifically Vectorworks) is preferred, but not
  • Familiarity with media servers (specifically Green-Hippo and Resolume) is preferred, but not
  • Familiarity with pre-visualization software (such as Light Converse, MA3d, Vision, etc.) is
    preferred, but not required
  • Intermediate knowledge of lighting consoles (specifically ETC eos TI, High-End HOG4,
    GrandMA2, and ETC Smart fade)
  • Familiarity with computer software like ProPresenter is preferred, but not required
  • Excellent verbal and interpersonal skills
  • Relational and team-building skills required
  • Ability to troubleshoot and problem solve quickly

    Essential Functions and Responsibilities:
  • Oversee all elements of lighting operation at all Abundant campuses, including developing Volunteer Team training benchmarks, coaching best-practice procedures, and communicating service expectations/quality control
  • Work closely with Creative Director to improve service visual and worship experience elements at campuses
  • Assist with selection and distribution of jump backs and graphic content to be used during worship elements for campuses
  • Oversee the communication of all service-related lighting and visual information to campuses
  • Coordinate system-wide lighting workshops for staff and Volunteer Teams to improve skills for
    programming, lighting design, and console operation
  • Oversee creation and maintenance of troubleshooting guides for campuses
  • Regularly communicate with campus production staff during the week to provide guidance and
    assistance with training methods and get feedback on equipment management and service flow
  • Oversee programming of lighting cues and creation of service visuals for Sunday services
  • Assist with the maintenance of asset management system including, but not limited to, inventory
    management, prepping equipment for conferences and events, and scheduling routine
  • Oversee maintenance and manage lighting systems at all Abundant offsite campuses, including:
    updating hardware, software, and equipment firmware; regularly cleaning and maintaining fixtures and equipment; and hanging and removing damaged lighting fixtures so they can be repaired
  • Assist with campus lighting projects, including system installations, upgrades, and repairs, to ensure high levels of quality, preparation, and interdepartmental communication; coordination with other departments; scheduling and attending meetings; liaising with contractors and host venues, and coordinating site visits with vendors as needed
  • Oversee the execution of services, special events, and conferences as required, including set-up, operation, load-out, and management of lighting equipment (both rented and Abundant-owned)
  • Travel to Abundant campuses to observe services/events, assist with equipment maintenance or
    training, and attend meetings as needed
  • Liaise with audio, production, worship, and IT departments regarding any potential
    troubleshooting needs, event scheduling/staffing, and equipment operation or training
  • Assist as needed with Prime Youth and Prime Culture Production, aid in mentoring, training, and
    coaching students

    Other Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Assist with lighting or production equipment setup and operation for Abundant services and events at any campus as needed
  • Assist other Abundant departments with lighting and/or lighting equipment support
  • Participate in church-wide events
  • Lead or co-lead an Abundant Group
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Positive, fun, enjoyable, and life-giving attitude
  • Loyal, heart of a servant
  • Must be committed to the vision of Abundant to fulfill the Great Commission with integrity and
  • High-capacity, multi-tasking individual who is comfortable working independently without
    constant supervision
  • Strong written/oral communication and interpersonal skills
  • Highly self-motivated and –directed
    o Demonstrate loyalty to the vision of the team and church
  • Ability to work well with others, cultivate a team-building atmosphere, and nurture relationships
    with co-workers and Volunteer Teams
  • Ability to manage a calendar of events, task list, and own work schedule without supervision
  • Ability to perform job requirements in a high-energy and fast-paced environment
  • Ability to maintain a high level of organization and manage multiple tasks and responsibilities
  • Willingness and ability to work non-traditional hours on nights and weekends as needed
  • Willingness to work in and understand the intricacies of a ministry-conscious environment
  • Ability to troubleshoot and solve problems quickly
  • Ability to build teams and surround self with those whose strengths offset your weaknesses
    Extent of Public Contact:
  • Daily contact with members of Production department staff
  • Abundant Pastors and staff members (full-time and part-time)
  • Volunteers at all campuses
  • Prime Youth and Prime Culture students
  • Outside vendors, contractors, and manufacturers

    Physical Demands:
  • Assist with setup or operation of production equipment as needed
  • Equipment repair, maintenance, or installation at all campuses as needed
  • Regular travel to Abundant Administration Office for meetings
  • Travel to off-site Abundant campuses
  • Must be able to drive own vehicle or an Abundant vehicle
  • Must be able to lift and carry equipment up to 75 lbs.
  • Able to work safely at height above stages and auditoriums
    Position Information:
    Position Title:Lighting Director
    Time: Full Time
    Category: Technology/Media
    Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
    Denomination: Non-Denominational
    Worship Style: Contemporary
    Church Size: over 5000
    Contact Information:
    Organization Name:abundant church
    Address1:1000a Valley Crest Dr
    City:El Paso
    State or Province:TX
    ZIP Code:79907-3103
    Country: USA
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