Project Specialist / Audio Visual 8/31/2016

AVI SPL Houston, TX

Company
AVI SPL
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
1533-777
AJE Ref #
576048920
Location
Houston, TX
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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1533-777

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

Houston, Texas, United States

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular