recording studio technician


Recording studio technicians operate and maintain microphones and headsets in recording booths in recording studios. They operate mixing panels. Recording studio technicians manage all sound production requirements. They advise singers on the use of their voice. Recording studio technicians edit recordings into a finished product.

Alternative label

  • sound mixer

  • sounds technician

  • recording sound technician

  • audio post-production technician

  • recording audio technician

  • recording studio sound technician

  • recording engineer

  • recording sound engineer

  • studio sound engineer

  • recording studio audio engineer

  • re-recording mixer

  • studio technician

  • special effects sound technician

  • recording technician

  • audio editor

  • audio restorer

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

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