Project Engineer-FTL in Deerfield Beach, FL at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 10/21/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  879079

Apex Systems is looking for an AV Project Engineer in the Fort Lauderdale area!

Applicants must have 3+ years of Project Engineering experience working on Audio Visual solutions.  Candidates must have experience with Audio Visual systems, AutoCAD, engineering drawings, and project coordination. 

If interested in this position or any other Engineering opportunities in the South Florida area, please contact Kelsey Laughlin at 813-281-8800!

Job Summary: Design, specify and manage installation of integrated systems.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

•Provide technical oversight of a project from conception through installation and completion

•Review hour estimation for work based on needs analysis, scope of work and bid requirements

•Develop engineering and architectural (RCP/Floor Plan) drawings, calculations, acoustical modeling

•Identify and address technical or logistical impediments to delivering scope of work

•Identify special requirements for project, including but not limited to: test equipment, specialized tools, rigging support

•Test audio DSP or video processing systems software required for system functionality

•Provide engineering support to project installation team when needed

•Provide technical oversight on commissioning of systems both in-house and on-site

•Meet with current/prospective vendors to help evaluate products

•Provide weekly project updates for clients

•Responsible for monitoring project budget

•Design wall plates and overlays

•Test integrated systems and perform troubleshooting when needed

•Provide engineering and control system programming support to project installation team when needed

•Coordinate with Project Manager to assist with securing the necessary personnel for installation

•Support Project Manager in project hand-off to the installation team when needed

•Provide Project Manager documented test results from system testing and commissioning

•Review project designs created by internal and external resources and submit to CAD department

•Ability to travel to various job sites required


Skills and Abilities:

•Communicate and interact with internal employees, clients and colleagues in a professional and timely manner

•Proven business writing skills

•Proficient with test and calibration equipment

•Support user acceptance testing

•Ability to program, change and troubleshoot (AMX/Crestron)

•Ability to diagnose complex system problems

•Advanced computer skills as required for the design, configuration, and operation of AV equipment

•Ability to work and think independently and ensuring to meet deadlines

•Effective communication and interaction with employees, clients and colleagues

•Valid Driver’s License and a Motor Vehicle Record that meets client's driving standards


Education and/or Experience:

•Minimum of a High School Diploma or equivalent

•Formal education in Electronics or related field preferred

•Minimum five years of AV experience is preferred

•A four year degree or military experience may be considered in place of job experience



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Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at 844-463-6178