Jarrod Swindale

Email: jarrodswindale@gmail.com      Phone: 021523014

I am a confident, creative, and entrepreneurial Commercial Music graduate with a range of skills and knowledge in the technology field. I am a fast learner and have experience in a wide range of technical equipment, from Adobe products and Audio production/editing, Software to Basics in electronics and musical hardware design. I currently run a small business in the music industry, as well as make music and perform at local events. I enjoy working with a team and I am also capable of working independently under pressure.


Sky High Recordings

Owner / Director

March 2019 - Present

Auckland / Wellington / Palmerston North

I am the director of a small record label / event promotions company called Sky High Recordings. We specialise in two areas; sourcing local and international musicians for events that we run throughout the country, and the promotion of music.


DJ and Music Producer

2016 – Present

Wellington / Auckland / Palmerston North

I have performed all around the country supporting International Drum & Bass artists and I often collaborate with both artists and other event management companies. I produce music as well with forthcoming releases on Sky High Recording, Coastal Records and LionDub


Metro Productions Ltd

Technical Assistant

2014 – 2015


I worked with Metro Productions doing a range of rigging, stage building and lighting on a casual as business required basis during my years at university. I gathered a wide range of skills like rigging large support towers, planning and building stages as well as lighting techniques for theater and other events


Absolute Building & Maintenance


Summer Job Labouring on inner city construction sites

Traffic Systems Ltd


Part time traffic light component assembly technician

Jetweld Engineering


Summer job as TA in a steel fabrication workshop


Bachelor of Commercial Music

Massey University of Wellington

Wellington 2016-2019


NCEA Level 3

Sacred Heart College Auckland

Auckland 2010-2014



Video & Audio Editing:

Adobe Products: Illustrator, Photoshop, Premier, Dreamweaver / OBS / Camera Operation / Audacity 

Audio Production / Mixing:

Pro Tools, Logic X, Ableton Live, range of VST plugins / Sound theory / Studio recording techniques / Tracking & Recording


Basic DSP / Arduino / Chuck / Juce / Synthesis / GUI design / Interaction / Communication / Basic Coding / Debugging


Live Sound / Stage rigging / Fixture Rigging / Lighting Design / Stage Planning


Understanding of basic electronics (Hardware / Software) / Soldering / Enclosure Design / Prototyping

Web Design:

Squarespace / Wordpress / Wix / Basic HTML & CSS skills / Content Creation / Basic Marketing


Basic Use of programs such as: Fusion 360, AutoCad, SketchUp