Ben McDonald

Freelance Audio Producer & Music Producer

Location:Smyrna, Tennessee, United States
2 Skills
Benjamin McDonald

SAE Institute of Technology Nashville Tn
Audio Technology

Verizon Wireless Nashville Tn
Resource Manager
• Utilize programs such as Excel and Word to create reports used to inform chain of command of daily information involving call outs and head count for all call centers.
• Take phone calls and respond to emails from call center employees and supervisors assisting with call outs or scheduling of meetings.
• Assist my direct supervisor with creating streamlined processes and procedures that allow for increased productivity for the company.

United States Navy
San Diego Ca Operations Specialist
Feb 00-Feb05
-Responsible for the overall operations and safety of the ship functions such as navigation and special evolutions involving flight operations.
-Coordinated training for every new individual assigned to the department.
-Responsible for maintenance and proper operation of all equipment assigned to department ensuring proper power up power down and calibration of all systems.
-Ensure the proper documentation of all events throughout the day along with providing accurate reports to upper chain of command involving any emergency events and or important evolutions involving ship operations

-Experience with Word, Excel and Outlook Express
-Experience with Pro Tools, Abelton Live, and Logic Pro software
-Experience with VST, AU and RTAS Plug-Ins & Virtual Synths
-Experience with outboard gear including Alesis, Lexicon, Yamaha, Focusrite and Drawmer
-Experience with microphones and techniques including AKG, Audio Technica, Blue, Neumann, Rode and Shure
-Experience with Presonus Live, Control 24, SSL 9000, AMR and Neve 88R consoles
-Knowledge of basic website building using HTML editor and code. Knowledge of basic musical notation, MIDI and the Nashville Number System Basic Knowledge of Analog Tape REFERENCES (Available upon request)