AV Technician - onsite

Overview

On Site
USD72,000 - USD83,000
Full Time

Skills

AV Technician - onsite

Job Details

job summary:

Hybrid with a top law firm in New York!


Pension and great benefits!


- 11am-7pm EST


-Warm, energetic, trusting team


-Great opportunity to work at a larger firm with a great reputation.


- This role allows for interaction with colleagues across all business groups in delivering to high profile clients, and an involvement in top-tier events. As a senior level Sr AV Support Specialist, you will serve as a mentor to your team, and have a large influence on your team.

Summary:





The AV Technical Support Specialist is responsible for providing technical hardware and software support for the Firm's Conference facilities. Provides AV Technical Support to users by performing the following duties:








Duties and Responsibilities:






  • Setup, test, maintain, operate, and tear down all audiovisual (AV) and videoconference (VTC) equipment, e.g., video data projection systems, computers, audio- and videoconference equipment, microphones, video cameras, audio systems, and control systems. Provide best effort assistance to fulfill any multimedia technical needs as assigned.

  • Provide basic in room PC, laptop, email, wireless internet access and PowerPoint setup support. Coordinate with Service Desk for advanced support, if required.

  • Execute all aspects of videoconferences including call set up, end user training, troubleshooting, and follow through on escalation of issues.

  • Provide consultation and education to all levels of end users on presentation technology equipment. Troubleshoot AV and videoconferencing related technology (various projectors, control systems, audio and videoconferencing).

  • Perform regular testing of all AV and VTC equipment, as well as other Conference Center technical systems, e.g., wireless Internet access, shade controls, light controls.

  • Perform regular preventive maintenance checks for all AV and VTC equipment. Maintain an appropriate inventory of spare AV and VTC equipment and parts.

  • Maintain conference room integrity and escalate housekeeping and technical issues outside of AV and conferencing technology and applications to appropriate department.

  • Respond to and resolve Service Desk calls as escalated, including working with vendors to resolve complex problems.

  • Using a variety of means, maintain a high level of current awareness of new technologies and technology trends associated assigned applications and areas of discipline.

  • Provide asset management of all AV and VTC equipment.

  • Perform AV and VTC equipment moves, changes and exchanges.

  • Perform or facilitate repairs of AV and VTC equipment.

  • Provide best effort assistance to fulfill any audiovisual technical requirements as assigned.

  • Assist with special projects and/or other duties, as required.

  • New York Applicants: Salaries may vary by location. In New York City, the estimated target salary range of this role is $70,000 - $82,000, in addition to bonus eligibility and a comprehensive benefit package. Salary determinations are made based on numerous factors, such as, but not limited to, the relevant market and the skill, experience, class or graduation year, and education of the selected candidate.






Qualifications:





To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the Duties and Responsibilities (Duties) above satisfactorily and meet the requirements below. The requirements listed below are representative of the minimum knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job. If you need such an accommodation, please email (current employees should contact Human Resources).





Education and/or Experience:



Required:




  • High School diploma or equivalent.

  • AV and presentation technologies experience in a professional environment.

  • Experience in a customer service role in a professional environment.

  • Working knowledge of the operation and troubleshooting of AV and videoconferencing related technology.

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook).

  • Working knowledge of WebEx, Zoom, GoToMeeting, Abode Connect, or similar Web conferencing and/or Webcasting applications.

  • Knowledge and understanding with Tandberg/Cisco, Crestron, Polycom.

  • strong dedication to customer service with exceptional communication skills.

  • Required to stand, reach with hands and arms, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, and crawl. Required to lift and/or move up to 30 lbs.

  • Ability to travel when necessary.

Preferred:




  • Prior experience in a law firm or service industry.

  • Industry relevant training or technical courses a plus.

  • CTS Certification by AVIXA

Other Skills and Abilities:



The following will also be required of the successful candidate:




  • strong organizational skills

  • strong attention to detail

  • Good judgment

  • strong interpersonal communication skills

  • strong analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Able to work harmoniously and effectively with others

  • Able to preserve confidentiality and exercise discretion

  • Able to work under pressure

  • Able to manage multiple projects with competing deadlines and priorities






location: New York, New York

job type: Permanent

salary: $72,000 - 83,000 per year

work hours: 9am to 6pm

education: Bachelors



responsibilities:



  • Setup, test, maintain, operate, and tear down all audiovisual (AV) and videoconference (VTC) equipment, e.g., video data projection systems, computers, audio- and videoconference equipment, microphones, video cameras, audio systems, and control systems. Provide best effort assistance to fulfill any multimedia technical needs as assigned.

  • Provide basic in room PC, laptop, email, wireless internet access and PowerPoint setup support. Coordinate with Service Desk for advanced support, if required.

  • Execute all aspects of videoconferences including call set up, end user training, troubleshooting, and follow through on escalation of issues.

  • Provide consultation and education to all levels of end users on presentation technology equipment. Troubleshoot AV and videoconferencing related technology (various projectors, control systems, audio and videoconferencing).

  • Perform regular testing of all AV and VTC equipment, as well as other Conference Center technical systems, e.g., wireless Internet access, shade controls, light controls.

  • Perform regular preventive maintenance checks for all AV and VTC equipment. Maintain an appropriate inventory of spare AV and VTC equipment and parts.

  • Maintain conference room integrity and escalate housekeeping and technical issues outside of AV and conferencing technology and applications to appropriate department.

  • Respond to and resolve Service Desk calls as escalated, including working with vendors to resolve complex problems.

  • Using a variety of means, maintain a high level of current awareness of new technologies and technology trends associated assigned applications and areas of discipline.

  • Provide asset management of all AV and VTC equipment.

  • Perform AV and VTC equipment moves, changes and exchanges.

  • Perform or facilitate repairs of AV and VTC equipment.

  • Provide best effort assistance to fulfill any audiovisual technical requirements as assigned.

  • Assist with special projects and/or other duties, as required.





qualifications:

  • Experience level: Manager
  • Minimum 5 years of experience
  • Education: Bachelors (required)


skills:
  • Legal
  • AV
  • Audio Visual
  • Support
  • Helpdesk
  • Webex
  • GotoMeeting
  • logitech
  • Microsoft Office



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    At Randstad Digital, we welcome people of all abilities and want to ensure that our hiring and interview process meets the needs of all applicants. If you require a reasonable accommodation to make your application or interview experience a great one, please contact

    Pay offered to a successful candidate will be based on several factors including the candidate's education, work experience, work location, specific job duties, certifications, etc. In addition, Randstad Digital offers a comprehensive benefits package, including health, an incentive and recognition program, and 401K contribution (all benefits are based on eligibility).

    Applications accepted on ongoing basis until filled.



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