AV Project Specialist 9/13/2016

AVI SPL Schaumburg, IL

Company
AVI SPL
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
1791-777
AJE Ref #
576159798
Location
Schaumburg, IL
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Tracking Code

1791-777

Job Description

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

* Assume ownership of project installation.

* Positive and effective interaction with internal and external customers.

* Create weekly project updates for clients.

* Procure daily jobsite reports from installation staff.

* Provide coordination with other trades.

* Assist with the development of installation schedule.

* Monitor and ensure labor expenditures do not exceed budget.

* Secure necessary personnel for installation.

* Coordinate necessary CAD drawings.

* Responsible for developing wall plates and overlays.

* Coordinate with and direct project lead technician.

* Perform on-going engineering support as needed.

* Perform field install/trouble shooting as needed.

* Perform control system programming as needed.

* Develop custom operation manuals as needed.

* Assist with obtaining project sign off.

* Ability to manage small to medium projects.

* Demonstrate job site leadership.

* Coordinate field testing of integrated systems and training client on use.

* Mentor less experienced technicians.

* Positive and effective interaction with internal and external customers.

* Serve as customer liaison in absence of Project Manager.

* Responsible for job documentation as needed.

* Meet with vendors to assist in evaluating product if requested.

* Assist other departments with technical support issues if needed.

* Assist Service with bid pricing/service contract pricing for prospects.

* Coordinate turn-over of project to service department at the end of each project.

* Ability to work overtime when required.

* Maintain minimal 75% of reported/coded time to specific jobs.

* Other duties as required.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:

* Ability to think and work independently & meet necessary deadlines.

* Proficient with test and calibration equipment.
Effective interaction with employees, customers and colleagues. * Attention to detail.

* Problem solving and trouble shooting skills.

* PC proficient.

* Must possess a valid Drivers License and be a safe driver (commercial license preferred).

Qualifications:

* Candidate must have at least three years experience as an AVI-SPL Installation/Service Technician or four years similar experience outside of AVI-SPL.

* A four year degree or military experience may be considered in place of job experience.

* Candidate must complete all required training requirements for this position as detailed on the current AVI-SPL Integration Technical Qualification form.

* The required training must also be completed within the current allowable established timeframe.

* Be able to climb stairs and access construction projects where uneven and cluttered conditions may exist.

Physical Demands:

* The physical demands of this position are those that are necessary to meet the responsibilities and essential functions of this position.

* Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

* This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by this employee.

* He or she will be required to follow any other instructions and to perform any other duties requested by his or her supervisor.



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Required Skills

Striving for excellence in everything we do, AVI-SPL is committed to honoring these core values:

Character - Being honest and acting with integrity toward each other, our customers and ourselves.

Teamwork- Working together, through the good and the bad, toward a common goal, and being jointly responsible for exceeding customer expectations.

Knowledge - Continuously growing our business and technical expertise and sharing our knowledge for the benefit of others.

Responsibility - -Being accountable for getting the job done right and doing whatever it takes for the growth and success of our team and our customers.

Respect - Appreciating each person's value to the team and treating each other with courtesy and professionalism.

Job Location

Schaumburg, Illinois, United States

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular