Department: Technology
Reports to: Technology Manager
Summary of Position: Montclair Film is seeking hourly-paid projectionists for screenings at Cinema505 and The Clairidge. Candidates must be responsible, tech savvy, punctual, personable, and able to work nights and weekends by request.

Job Description/Responsibilities

  • Operate projector and sound systems for screenings and events
  • Run content through a variety of platforms such as AppleTV, Mac/PC, Blu-Ray, and PowerPoint/Google Slides
  • Mix microphone audio levels for Q&A’s and other live audio situations
  • Be personable with staff and clients to navigate their specific tech needs for events
  • Run pre-show slides through Keynote and select appropriate music from Spotify for pre-show load in
  • Assist box office staff, volunteers, and patrons to help properly load in the cinema
  • Run the film on time and stay on site to troubleshoot any technical issues if they arise
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned

Qualifications / Required Skills

  • Technically inclined and passionate about operating Audio & Visual Equipment
  • Experience in operating and mixing live audio equipment
  • Proficiency in operating Mac/PC computers, AppleTV, iPads, and Blu-ray players
  • Knowledge of Christie Projectors is a plus
  • Knowledge of GDC and Dolby servers is a plus
  • Excellent verbal and interpersonal skills; able to professionally communicate with staff, volunteers and patrons
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure
  • Flexibility and willingness to jump in and help with other areas when needed

Candidates must complete a training session in operating the cinema’s equipment.

Please send resume and cover letter to