AV Technician

Full-time Position, Available on: 2022-02-19

Purpose of Position

Perform Audio, Video, Network and Control build and installation functions and/or system programming as required to support the sales, design, installation, commissioning and delivery of custom audio, video and control systems. Work in collaboration with the Project Manager to ensure that the contracted scopes of work are performed to the required standards of quality and conform to defined performance requirements. Work closely with the fabrication and installation staff to ensure system designs are correctly implemented. Maintain open lines of communication both within the company and with the client and other contractors.

Responsibilities & Duties:

Individual duties will vary per specific project requirements. Projects will be a combination of new construction and retrofits but may include:

General: Working with the Project Manager, take responsibility for project build, rack fabrication and installation activities and ensure that all functions are completed in a timely, efficient manner and to the client’s satisfaction.

System design drawings: Working with CAD , develop system diagrams, system single lines, and rack elevations.

Facility documentation: Prepare facility impact packages including cable schedules, calculations for power consumption and heat load, equipment site plans, and user interface solutions.

Procurement: Validate equipment specifications, assist the Project Manager with BOM development and equipment selection as required.

Fabrication: Capable of rack fabrication and specialized equipment installation to ensure work proceeds on schedule and meets the project requirements. Capable of terminating custom audio, video, structured cables and distribution cables to ensure conformance to quality standards.

Test: Conduct or oversee Factory and Site Acceptance Tests and preprogramming activities to ensure systems meet defined performance specifications and quality standards.

Commissioning: Take full responsibility for the commissioning of systems on site. Ensure that systems are operational on schedule to allow programming and handover of the completed systems. Ensure systems meet or exceed minimum required performance specifications.

Communications: Effectively communicate engineering clarifications, design changes, and equipment substitutions to other departments and to clients’ other consultants. Prepare and/or respond to Requests for Information (RFIs). Communicate installation, commissioning and programming requirements to other Control Point staff.

Written documentation: Prepare training documentation, and operation and maintenance manuals for on-schedule delivery.

Technical support: Support and assist the Sales teams with the preparations and development of proposals and bid documents. Provide onsite and/or phone support for systems for the duration of warranty and service contract periods.

Other: Perform other activities and responsibilities as directed by the immediate manager.

Desired Skills:
Ability to read, create, and edit A/V/C technical specifications and system drawings.
Ability to successfully commission all aspects of an Audio Visual installation, including integration with IT networks.
Ability to interface well with clients and co-workers.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Capable of managing multiple high level projects at one time.
Strong troubleshooting and fault finding skills.
Proficiency in programming Audio Visual equipment (e.g. Control Systems, QSC, AVoverIP, QAM Modulation, LED Video Walls, Peavey Nion, Cisco, and others).
Proficiency in one or more specialties within the Audio Visual industry.
Detail oriented with strong organizational skills and capable of thriving in a fast-paced environment.
Working familiarity with AutoCAD for creating and editing drawings

Educational and Experience Requirements:
A.A. degree (or equivalent) in a related field.
Applicable industry certifications such as Infocomm CTS, and specific vendor/equipment training
Minimum three years of professional experience in Audio Visual technology and integration.
Hands-on fabrication and/or installation experience.
Knowledge of current products and trends in audio, video, control, and/or other related industries.
High level of proficiency with computers and standard office programs (MS Word, Excel, Outlook), knowledge of Audio Visual Software, and AutoCAD and/or MS Visio experience.

Must be willing and able to travel domestically for site surveys and installations.
Must have a clean driving record and be willing to drive company vehicles to client locations.

Company: Control Point Technology

10 Lebanon Valley Parkway
Lebanon, PA 17042

Contact: John Wise
john.wise@conrol-point.com
(717) 644-3724