the stuff ductlings are made of
Each person on our team toggles easily between laughing hard and working hard. We work smart and we ooze creativity. We are super positive and super driven. We love getting after it in the mountains and sharing beers on the truck tailgate, but Ductlings work to impress and inspire each other. We expect the exceptional, because our clients and our community should receive phenomenal work and major inspiration.
We always love to see creativity that knocks our socks off. If you have something that we won't be able to ignore, please send it here.
part time audio producer / Dirtbag diaries podcast
The Dirtbag Diaries, Duct Tape Then Beer's award winning 10-year running adventure podcast, wants to add one to two experienced freelance audio producers to our roster. In this position, you'll work closely with the rest of our crew to scout, pitch and produce sound-rich, high-quality adventure stories for the bi-weekly show.
You will need to be locationally flexible. For example, this job could involve traveling to Grand Teton National Park to record and packraft with a story character. Other times, you will be producing stories remotely.
Our ideal candidate will:
- Be a consummate professional and an experienced audio producer / storyteller
- Have a passion for the natural world and outdoor recreation
- Understand story structure and be able to identify story elements that create great radio stories
- Have a portfolio of sound-rich, highly produced audio pieces
- Have strong over-the-miles communication and organizational skills
- Be able to self-motivate and nail repetitive deadlines without direct supervision
- Be familiar with the entire catalog of existing Diaries episodes
- Have experience:
- Conducting interviews
- Capturing high-quality audio (both at interviews and in-scene)
- Writing for audio
- Using audio editing software (Logic, GarageBand, Hindenburg, etc.)
- Recording narration
- Scoring, sound-designing and mixing audio
Initially, we are looking for someone to produce one-off stories, with the long-term goal of creating a recurring role for you as a contributor / producer.
Compensation: Depends on your experience
To Apply: Please email applications (resumé and example of previous work) to JEN@DUCTTAPETHENBEER.COM with "Dirtbag Diaries Producer" in the subject line. We look forward to hearing from you!
About The Dirtbag Diaries:
The Diaries is a ten-year old, story-based podcast focused on the outdoor community. We explore the stories of climbers, skiers, hikers, mountain bikers and other types of outdoor enthusiasts through their adventures and, ultimately, we explore the deeper learnings that result from their time outdoors.