Audio Visual IT Systems Specialist

Job description

Responsible for providing wide range of AV, IT and broadcast services across Goshen College campus. A technical position which designs, installs, and maintains diverse tech platforms which ITS Media’s audiovisual services, event systems, and campus broadcast infrastructures operate.

Duties include supporting digital signage, audio over IP networking, video streaming, conferencing systems, departmental servers, system administration of campus keycard software that governs access to residential and academic spaces. As part of the ITS Tech Team, this position works closely with colleagues using core network and device management, remote access, and automation skills to support and maintain systems.

As broadcast engineer and chief operator for Goshen College’s award-winning campus radio station, WGCS, this role has primary responsibility for the daily operation of WGCS and ensures the legal compliance of the radio station as specified by the FCC. This AV/IT System Specialist is involved in research and development, prototyping and exploring new technologies and systems and works closely with other IT team members to roll out new services.

Requirements: creative, self-motivated professional with excellent communication, technical and troubleshooting skills and a proven record of delivering results in a complex Audio-Visual, Broadcast and IT environment. Commitment to the Goshen College mission is a must.

Education: Bachelor’s degree in Business Information Systems, Music Technology, Communication or related technology field is required. Additional preferences follow:

  • 5 years experience supporting computer system and users,
  • 5 years experience in AV systems installation,
  • understanding of radio automation, remote transmission and broadcast systems, and electronics and electronic communication protocols as well as network management protocols, VLan structures and IP addressing.

Certifications, Licenses, Registrations: Infocomm Certified Technology Specialist(CTS) required within 1 year of employment. Additional certifications through Syn-Aud-Con, NSCA, or the Society of Broadcast Engineers desired.

How to Apply:

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Please be sure to provide all required materials noted below, as incomplete applications may not be considered. Application materials may be attached to the Staff Application Form or sent electronically to [email protected].


  • Complete and submit the online Staff Application Form
  • Cover Letter
  • Résumé
  • List of three professional references with contact information

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Goshen College is an equal opportunity employer, committed to enhancing diversity across the institution. Goshen College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or any legally protected status. To protect the welfare and provide for the safety of the students, employees, visitors, and resources of Goshen College, background checks are conducted by the Office of Human Resources on all new and re-hired employees.

Human Resources
Goshen College
1700 S. Main Street
Goshen, IN 46526-4795

E-mail: [email protected]
Telephone: (574) 535-7111

About Goshen College:

Goshen College is an affordable, nationally-ranked Christian liberal arts college in Northern Indiana known for leadership in intercultural and international education, sustainability and social justice. The college offers bachelor’s degrees in more than 65 areas of study, as well as select graduate degrees. Goshen enrolls approximately 950 students from 35 states and 23 countries and is recognized for its innovative, life-changing study abroad program (Study-Service Term) and exceptional educational value. The 135-acre tree-filled campus features a world-class Music Center and a Rec-Fitness Center for 14 intercollegiate athletic teams. The extended campus includes a 1,189-acre natural sanctuary (the Merry Lea Environmental Learning Center near Wolf Lake, Ind.) and a marine biology lab in the Florida Keys. Rooted in the historically peaceful Mennonite church and established in 1894, the college’s Christ-centered mission produces passionate learners, compassionate peacemakers, global citizens and servant leaders. The college’s doors are open to all, with students from 40 different Christian denominations and several world religions. Experiential learning, faculty mentors and strong friendships are significant community strengths for students.

The college is located in the heart of Elkhart County in Northern Indiana, just a couple of hours from Chicago, Indianapolis and Detroit. Goshen was named the 2017 Indiana Community of the Year by the Indiana Chamber of Commerce for its amazing arts and entertainment, food scene, recreational opportunities, outstanding schools, affordable living, cultural diversity and entrepreneurial spirit. Learn more at




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Job No:
Posted: 10/10/2020
Application Due: 4/9/2021
Work Type: Full Time