General Information

Job Title:

Sound Engineer

Job Description:

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

Position Qualifications:


  • 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

Application Deadline


Job Type:

Part Time

Salary Range:


General Information

Church/Organization Name

Emmanuel Presbyterian Church

Contact Name & Contact Info

(212) 870-3185




Presbyterian Church in America (PCA)

City, State

New York, NY

Description of Organization

Emmanuel is a congregation in the Morningside Heights neighborhood of Manhattan and part of the Presbyterian Church in America. On Sundays we offer a nursery for children under age 2, and a Sunday school program (during the sermon) for children age 2 through grade 6. There are approximately 30 children in our nursery and Sunday school program.

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