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Michael D Yarabinee
(484) 540-5149
[email protected]

Education:
  • Interboro High School (2009 – 2013)
High School Diploma, June 2013
  • Neumann University (2014 – Present)
Completing courses towards my Bachelors Degree in Communications

Certifications:

  • (2014) Apple Certified Associate – Mac Management
Internship:
  • The Walt Disney Company – Orlando, Florida (Entertainment Technician – Spring 2017)

    • Lighting Assist for special events throughout Epcot & Magic Kingdom.
    • Audio Assist for Magic Kingdom’s Castle Stage
    • Deliver and Set up audio gear for special events site-wide.
    • Lighting designer for the Incredibles Super Dance Party.
    • Assisted in preparing Magic Kingdom’s “Happily Ever After” fireworks show.
 

Employment History:

Main Light Industries (Warehouse Technician)
April 2017 – Present

  • Test and maintain LED, conventional and moving light fixtures as well as power distribution to ensure optimal operation
  • Test, Clean, Swap modules in moving fixtures, etc.
  • Organize equipment back into appropriate cases and affix it with proper hardware and tags
  • Test and organize Main Light Soft LED and Lightscape Fiber curtains.
  • Test and troubleshoot lighting consoles (Martin, Hog 4, Grand MA2, ETC)
  • Provide technical support with fixtures and consoles to clients as needed
  • Prepare equipment for client demos
  • Provide training and demos for clients on new equipment upon request
  • Perform repairs on lighting fixtures as needed
  • Prepare rental orders for shipment
  • Receive lighting orders into the warehouse and prepare them for testing.
  • Organize lighting inventory, ensuring everything looks clean and professional yet easy to
    locate
  • Test, clean, wrap and organize cables to maximize warehouse space while maintaining
    everything is easily accessible.

Neumann University (Multimedia Specialist)
May 2016 – January 2017

  • Set up equipment for events on campus.
  • Filming & Editing Presentations throughout campus
  • Oversee the technical operations of events.
  • Troubleshoot technology in classrooms and meeting spaces.
  • Maintain AV & Lighting equipment in classrooms and performance spaces.
  • Assist with IT Services throughout campus
  • Google for Education Administrator
Interboro School District (Television Studio Technician/Media Coordinator)
August 2015 to January 2017
  • Manage the deployment of new Macintosh Hardware
  • Maintain OSX Deployment Server
  • Maintain and Operate lighting, sound, and media technology in Auditoriums and performance spaces and troubleshoot when needed.
  • Produce short films, advertisements, or promos for different events throughout the district.
  • Work alongside client to bring their ideas in a production to life.
  • Edit film, audio, and color grade content.
  • Distribute content on social media platforms.
World Cafe Live (Lighting Designer/Audio Engineer)
June 2015 to January 2017
  • Maintain Lighting and Sound rig in the venue.
  • Handle the performance and artist from load in to load out.
  • Read stage plot and configure stage.
  • Make sure at all times the artist is satisfied with what is going on.
  • Sound Check Artist/Performers
  • Operate Sound or lighting consoles throughout the live performance.
  • Keep all spaces safe and clean at all times.
  • Maintain a current inventory of all equipment
Interboro School District (Technology Technician)
July 2014 to August 2015
  • Assist in the Deployment of new technology among the district’s (6) buildings.
  • Manage the deployment of new iPad and Macintosh Hardware.
  • Troubleshooting problems arisen within classrooms (Networking, Projectors, SMART and
    Promethean Boards, iPads).
  • Service all aspects of Macintosh and PC computers when needed.
  • Maintain lighting, sound, and media technology in Auditoriums and performance spaces and
    troubleshoot when needed.
  • Speaking to teachers and small groups to explain technical terms to them in a non technical
    way.

Computer Software

  • Adobe After Effects
  • Adobe Audition
  • Adobe Lightroom
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Final Cut Pro 7
  • Final Cut Pro X
  • Google Apps Administrator

  • HTML
  • Linux (Ubuntu, etc.)
  • Logic Pro X
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • OSX Server
  • Qlab Show Control
  • Serato
  • WordPress CMS
  • Windows Server 2008, 2012, 2012 R2

 Audio Gear

  • Allen and Heath QU Series
  • Avid Venue SC48
  • Behringer x32
  • Midas M32
  • Soundcraft Si Series and Vi Series
  • Yamaha LS9, CL Series

Lighting Control

  • Catalyst Media Server
  • ETC Express Consoles
  • GrandMA2
  • High End Systems Hog 4

  • Luminair for iOS
  • Martin M Series Consoles

  • High End Systems Axon

Network Gear

  • Cisco

  • Cisco Meraki

  • HP Procurve

  • Ubiquiti Networks (Unifi, Airmax, AirFiber,  EDGE)