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Senior AV Technician in Austin, TX at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 12/7/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    Austin, TX
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    12/7/2018

Job Description

Job #:  919226

To apply email a Word format resume to Tatiana at tclaros@apexsystems.com Thank you!

 

Title: Sr. AV Technician

Location: Austin, TX

Contract: Contract to Hire

Pay Rate: 25-30/HR (negotiable dependent on experience)

At a senior level, provides audio/visual expertise, support and operations at all board functions, including monthly Board meetings in Austin, out of town meetings, community events, customer meetings and town hall meetings. Handles confidential and sensitive information with discretion. This position utilizes in-depth knowledge of best practices and experience in own discipline to provide and improve services. This position is for onsite assistance and is responsible for collaborating with staff and management to deliver customer service and A/V support, focusing on meeting operations, integration, and installation assistance in conference rooms.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Operate and test daily functionality of all AV and integrated conference rooms
  • Perform routine testing and problem diagnosis for projectors, microphones, speakers, amplifiers & LCD/Plasma Displays
  • Perform preventative maintenance to resolve problems or identify resolution to appropriate vendor or manufacturer
  • Respond to A/V emergencies with urgency
  • Assemble, install, diagnose and repair A/V equipment
  • Provides coordination of all audio/visual presentations to Board of Directors at all board of Directors and Committee meetings.
  • Ability to drive company vehicles to transport equipment for remote events
  • Some work hours are spent in a facility, plant or outdoor environment
  • Assist with company meetings/functions that require use of AV infrastructure (audio, video conferencing, webcasting, visual display or projection, and control system (Crestron/Extron) operations
  • Interact with client Customer Help Desk ticketing system to respond to end user requests
  • Coordinates with staff to determine AV basic infrastructure requirements for any new conference room or media design
  • Setup and breakdown of all onsite meetings and external events
  • Daily system testing to ensure equipment and room functionality
  • Responsible for escalating all “next level” break fix issues to the supervisor for resolution
  • Ensure all AV spaces are presentable for use
  • Performs work by traveling and lodging independently or with a small team to various locations as scheduled
  • Some work involves weekends, holidays and non-standard hours

Skills and Abilities

  • Effective communication and interaction with employees, clients, and colleagues and the ability to work effectively with all levels of the organization
  • Ability to test equipment and perform basic troubleshooting
  • Ability to work and think independently and ensuring to meet deadlines
  • Basic computer knowledge
  • Experience with Microsoft Outlook, Calendar and Excel
  • Knowledge of basic signal flow for audio, video and control
  • Ability to balance multiple tasks with changing priorities
  • Strong organizational skills and excellent attention to detail
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, both verbal and written
  • Demonstrated customer service focus and client communication skills
  • Valid Transportation with Driver’s License and a Motor Vehicle Record that meets client requirements

Additional Skills and Abilities that are a plus:

  • Experience with Microsoft HUB, Barco Clickshare
  • Experience with Meeting Room Scheduling Software

Education and/or Experience

  • Required certification or a college degree or defined experience in the field
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of AV practices and procedures
  • Well versed in operation of Video Switchers and Sound Boards
  • Videoconferencing experience including operation, call set-up and equipment Demonstrated AV Control experience including Crestron, Extron, and/or AMX
  • Experience and knowledge of web conferencing tools such as WebEx, Polycom and Cisco meeting place a plus

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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