Senior AV Engineer

Recruiter
Purple Placements
Location
Crawley
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
12 Feb 2017
Closes
12 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior AV Engineer The Role

My client has a permanent full-time position available immediately in their Operations Team, for a high-quality Audio Visual Installation Engineer.
Working as part of a global team, engineering teams are involved in the installation and integration of high end corporate audio visual systems including video walls, control systems, conferencing systems and HD video distribution equipment

Main Job Tasks & Responsibilitiesof the Senior AV Engineer:

* Carrying out first and second fix installation activities on time and to the required standard
* Have excellent soldering, crimp and terminating skills
* Working under instruction from Project Engineers and Project Managers, but also to think laterally and suggest engineering solutions on site
* Working from schematics, terminating sheets, site plans and drawings, including ensuring that any changes are reflected on the schematics
* Manage, motivate and be responsible for an onsite project team
* To be responsible for the quality and productivity of the project team ensuring that the required level of professionalism is maintained
* To ensure that systems are made ready for handover from installation to commissioning, including documentation.
* Installation of Video Conferencing systems
* Installation of Audio Visual systems

My clients Specialities:- Video Conferencing & Collaboration, Immersive TelePresence, Audiovisual Systems Integration, Network Television, Digital Signage & Digital Media Networks, Unified Communications.

Experience & Qualifications of the AV Engineer:

* Strong ability to work alone and on own initiative
* Ability to carry out installation activities on time and to the required standard
* Be organised, flexible and able to overcome challenges during the working day
* Very good communication skills
* To have a good understanding of 1st and 2nd fix AV installations
* Have excellent soldering, crimp and terminating skills
* Ability to work under instruction from Project Engineers and Project Managers, but also to think laterally and suggest engineering solutions on site
* To be able to work from schematics, terminating sheets, site plans and projector drawings
* Have strong mechanical skills
* Experience and understanding of control systems, AMX/Crestron would be an advantage.
* Experience and understanding of Video Conferencing systems would be an advantage.
* Must be physically fit
* The ideal candidate will have at least two years' experience of production and wiring methods and carried out previous installation work in the AV industry
* A full, clean UK driving license is essential