Do you enjoy recording quality audio and have the technical skills to go with it? Would you like to have your audio recordings make eternal impact by helping make Bible translation possible?
You will record audio files like Speeding the Word radio broadcasts that are heard nationwide, and capture stories that communicates how God’s Word translated into the mother tongue impacts lives and communities.
Produce and complete all aspects of audio recordings for corporate promotion.
This is a 0.5 FTE (20 hrs.) position for a volunteer or a staff person who raises support
Must be able to work in the US
Implement the technical aspects of setting up, recording, editing, and producing audio files
Strive to deliver the utmost in sound capability and quality
Record interviews and narrations, capture sound bites, edit audio files, produce, duplicate, distribute files and more
Work with video editors to synchronize video with audio tracks
Perform administrative duties as productions are being completed
Manage the auditorium sound board, including equipment operation and assessment of needs
Work in a variety of situations and environments which may present difficult challenges
May entail work on Saturdays, and/or weekend travel
Expected to take ownership and personal responsibility for learning and developing the skills needed for video production
Provide audio services for JAARS staff personal and partner organizations needs as time allows
Demonstrate a deep and growing walk with the Lord Jesus that includes your personal growth and the ability to support others in their spiritual growth
Embrace the vision, mission, and core values of JAARS, and help us live them effectively
Education and Experience
College level training and certification in the operation and maintenance of equipment a plus
Experience in soundboards, equalizers, microphones, recording equipment, and mixing consoles
At least two years successful experience in audio production required
Organization, planning skills, and attention to detail
Excellent hearing and manual dexterity
Proficient computer skills to manage files, applicable software, including Audacity or Audition software
JAARS is a 501(c)(3) non-profit Christian ministry headquartered on a beautiful 500+ acre campus just south of Charlotte, NC. Our campus includes extensive training facilities, an airport, office and commercial facilities, guest housing, food services, recreational areas, health clinic, on-site childcare, and youth and family ministry support for staff and partners.
We are pleased to have more than five hundred people serving on our campus. We partner closely with SIL International, the organizations of the Wycliffe Global Alliance and other organizations locally and globally.
JAARS vision is that people’s lives and communities are transformed as they experience God’s Word in their own language.
JAARS mission is to make Bible translation and language development possible, especially in the most remote and difficult places on earth. We do that by enabling locally appropriate and sustainable solutions in transportation, technology, media, and training.
There are nearly 600 million people in the world with little or no access to Scripture in the language they know best, their heart language. JAARS is here to do something about that.
JAARS makes Bible translation and language development possible, especially in the most remote and difficult places on earth. We do that by enabling locally-appropriate and sustainable solutions in transportation, technology, media, and training.
We need more staff to make in possible. Of those who work at the JAARS Center in Waxhaw, N.C., 50% are volunteers either short- or long-term, full- or part-time, and of all ages and training backgrounds. Missionaries and a few paid personnel round out the staff.
Consider becoming part of our team that impacts people for eternity by helping give them God’s Word!