Senior A / V Field Service Technician

Worldwide Digital Solutions, Inc.
Bohemia, NY
Sep 22, 2017
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Job Description

You must have at least 2-5 years of experience installing Control, Security or Home Theater Systems and be at the top of the industry in terms of skill set, performance and thoroughness.


This position requires a variety of skills. As a Senior Audio/Video/Automation installer/programmer you will be required to:

- Program and effectively troubleshoot audio, video, security, communication & automation systems in high-end residential and light commercial applications in NYC, Eastern Long and everywhere in between

- Train and educate end-users on proper system operation

- Install and terminate wiring for audio visual systems

- Install electronic and electrical components into equipment racks and other locations

- Install projectors, screens, speakers, and associated control system equipment

- Be proficient with a large variety of hand tools

- Work on ladders at heights in excess of 10ft. as well as confined spaces

- Work well with others taking direction and constructive criticism

- Work under the pressure of deadlines

- Focus and perform with a high degree of attention to the details of your job assignment

- React positively to job assignment and tasking;.

- Keep a professional and respectful attitude

- Problem solve to accomplish difficult job assignments

- Report to job locations on time in appropriate work attire

- Conduct yourself in a manner that will reflect positively on this company

- Have a Clean NYS valid driver's license and good driving record

- Work long or unusual hours that include travel


Your task will include moving and/or repositioning large equipment or wiring supplies. You may also be required to steady objects above shoulder height while they are fastened into place by co-workers. Therefore, individuals must be able to lift and carry heavy objects of 50 lbs. unassisted.

Your tasks will also include the following:

- Program and effectively troubleshoot audio, video, security, communication & automation systems in high-end residential and light commercial applications in NYC, Eastern Long and everywhere in between

- Proficiency in the programming of Control4 and/or Savant Control Systems

- Knowledge of all typical residential audio/video, security and automation systems to include distributed audio and video, PBX/IP phone, video surveillance and burglar alarm systems

- Knowledge of basic network configuration, setup and deployment

- Terminating cables with the appropriate solder or compression connector

- Wiring electronic cabinets and rack per wiring diagrams or verbal instructions

- Drilling in drywall, concrete, and cinderblock for the purpose of running wires, installing projectors, projection screens, cameras, and speaker systems

- Other light construction jobs

- Cleaning up job sites and breaking down boxes

- Organizing and storing materials


Your work can be in normal comfortable air-conditioned environments, but will also include less comfortable, cold or hot construction environments. On rarer occasions, you will be required to work outdoors or on scaffolds/ladders.


Candidates must have:

- A high school diploma or equivalent

- Control4 and/or Savant Control System certification

- An ability to learn new tasks quickly

- Reliable transportation with excellent driving record

- A desire to progress in job knowledge and qualifications

- An ability to keep a cool head when placed in stressful situations


The personal characteristics that make an individual successful in this industry include:

- A personal interest in audiovisual equipment and systems

- A strong background in electronics and electronic troubleshooting

- A professional attitude focusing on personal and company growth

- An understanding that every installation is the most important

- An aptitude toward time and resource management

- A desire to progress and take on new responsibilities

- Neat and organized

- Punctual

- Overtime Available

- Company Vehicle Provided

- Projects from NYC to Hamptons

- $80k + /year (depending on experience)

- Vacation and Sick Time

- 401K

Bohemia, NY


Thu, 21 Sep 2017 06:47:06 PDT