Sound Technician

Writing a great sound technician resume is important because it is one of the first things a potential employer will see when they are considering you for a position. It is your opportunity to make a good first impression and sell yourself as the best candidate for the job.

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Gail Weisenborn

gail.weisenborn@gmail.com | (933) 569-5267 | Jackson, MS

Summary


I have over three years of experience as a sound technician. I am skilled in mixing, recording, and live sound reinforcement. I have a strong understanding of audio equipment and software. I am also proficient in music theory and composition. In addition to my technical skills, I am also an excellent communicator and team player.

Experience


Lead Sound Technician at Blue Wave Productions, MSMar 2022 - Present

  • Successfully completed sound mixing for 50 episodes of a television show.
  • Mixed the audio for 5 live concerts that were attended by over 100,000 people.
  • Created custom sound effects and Foley for a video game that was downloaded 1 million times in its first month.
  • Composed music for 3 commercials that aired during the Super Bowl.
  • Recorded dialogue and foley for an animated feature film that grossed $200 million at the box office.
  • Successfully managed and trained a team of 4 assistant sound technicians.

Sound Technician at Coastal Sound and Lighting, MSSep 2019 - Mar 2022

  • Successfully recorded and mixed the audio for 5 films.
  • Mastered the sound for over 100 songs.
  • Worked on the sound team for 3 major concerts.
  • Created custom sounds effects for 2 video games.
  • Designed unique audio experiences for 6 different brands.

Education


High School Diploma at Murrah High School, MSAug 2015 - May 2019

I have learned how to study for and take tests, how to do research, and how to write papers.

Skills


  • Audio engineering
  • Sound mixing
  • Sound recording
  • Audio post-production
  • Foley artistry
  • Dialogue editing
  • ADR

Lorena Naegelin

lorena.naegelin@gmail.com | (225) 990-9034 | 2120 Snelling Ave N

Summary


As a sound technician, I have over three years of experience in the industry. I have worked on a variety of projects, from small independent films to big budget studio productions. My skills include Foley recording, dialogue editing, and mix engineering. I am also proficient in Pro Tools and Ableton Live. In addition to my technical skills, I have a good ear for music and can quickly identify problems with sound quality.

Experience


Lead Sound Technician at Bose, MNMay 2022 - Present

  • Led a team of 5 sound technicians in the setup and teardown of live music events.
  • Ensured that all audio equipment was properly set up and calibrated before each event.
  • Mixed live audio for over 100 events, including concerts, festivals, and corporate functions.
  • Trained new sound technicians on proper setup and use of audio equipment.
  • Maintained inventory of all audio equipment and ensured that it was well-maintained.

Sound Technician at Sony, MNSep 2019 - Mar 2022

  • Successfully installed and operated sound equipment for a live concert of 500 people.
  • Mixed music tracks for a new album that went on to sell 100,000 copies.
  • Set up and ran sound at a conference with 1,000 attendees.
  • Created custom sound effects for a video game that was downloaded 50,000 times in the first week.
  • Compiled and edited an audio book that topped the New York Times Bestseller list.

Education


High School Diploma at Roseville Area High School, Roseville, MNSep 2015 - May 2019

I've learned how to study for exams, how to do research, and how to write essays.

Skills


  • Microphones
  • Mixers
  • Amplifiers
  • Speakers
  • Cables and Connectors
  • Digital Audio Workstations (DAW)
  • Basic Acoustics