Job Title: Audio/Visual Engineer
Job Title: Audio Visual Engineer
Location: Louisville, KY
FLSA Classification: Exempt
Reports To: Director of Engineering
Summary: Evaluates and selects the hardware components necessary to build and install an Audio/Visual System specific to client requirements. Provides technical consultation to sales and AV technical personnel.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:
- Create schematic drawings that illustrate the connectivity of all components in an Audio/Visual System.
- Create equipment lists that represent all of the intended functionality of an Audio/Visual System.
- Attend meetings and conduct site visits as needed to assist client needs and structural conditions prior to system development.
- Provide technical support to field technicians when problems arise, i.e., equipment does not function as intended.
- Maintain current knowledge of manufacturers’ offerings, capabilities and trends in the audio visual industry. Attend manufactures training and maintain certifications as required.
- Create architectural drawings that illustrate the intended placement of Audio/Visual components, i.e., floor plans, ceiling plans, elevations, etc.
- Other related duties as may, from time to time, be assigned by the supervisor.
Competencies To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:
Technical Skills – Assesses own strengths and weaknesses; Pursues training and development opportunities; Strives to continuously build knowledge and skills; Maintains technical knowledge of the audio visual industry; Shares expertise with others.
Design – Generates creative solutions; Translates concepts and information into images; Uses feedback to modify designs; Applies design principles; Demonstrates attention to detail
Problem Solving – Skilled trouble shooter, Identifies and assist to resolve problems in a timely manner; Gathers and analyzes information skillfully; Develops alternative solutions; Works well in group problem solving situations.
Customer Service – Assists in resolving difficult or emotional customer situations; Responds promptly to customer needs; Solicits customer feedback to improve service; Responds to requests for service and assistance; Meets commitments.
Qualifications To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience Bachelor’s degree in engineering and/or CTS-D certification and a minimum of five years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Language Skills Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common scientific and technical journals, financial reports, and legal documents. Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from customers, regulatory agencies, or members of the business community. Ability to effectively present information to top management, public groups, and/or boards of directors.
Mathematical Skills Ability to apply advanced mathematical concepts such as exponents, logarithms, and quadratic equations, Ability to apply mathematical operations to such tasks as frequency distribution, determination of test reliability and validity, analysis of variance, correlation techniques, sampling theory, and factor analysis.
Reasoning Skills Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.
Computer Skills To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Design software: AutoCAD and Microsoft Visio; Internet Explorer/common web browsers, Microsoft Word, and Excel.
Certifications Licenses, Registrations Position requires maintaining valid driver’s license; CTS-D Certified Technology Specialist, Top Secret Clearance Level preferred
Other Skills and Abilities
Physical Demands The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to sit. The employee must occasionally lift and /or move up to 10 pounds. The employer is required to operate a motor vehicle. No special vision requirements for this position.
Work Environment The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is occasionally exposed to risk of electrical shock.
The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.Apply Now Back to Careers