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Installation Technician

Ford Audio-Video Systems Fort Smith, AR
  • Posted: 24 days ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

With safety and quality workmanship as a priority, the Installation Technician installs commercial audio, video, and lighting systems as sold and to the satisfaction of the customer. The job responsibilities also include: installing LCD/DLP projection systems, cabling and terminating AV systems; pulling wire; harness racks, patch bays and consoles; erecting and disassembling scaffolding; installing components such as wall plates and speakers. The ability to trouble-shoot basic audio, video, and control systems problems is a plus. The successful candidate is self-motivated and professional.

Qualifications:

  • 2+ Years’ Experience with Commercial Installation in the AV industry or Related Field
  • Prior Experience with Commercial Construction
  • Ability to Solder and Crimp Connectors (LXR, RJ45, TRS, BNC, and F-CONN)
  • Ability to Read and Interpret Construction and AV Drawings
  • Audio DSP Platform Certification (Ex. Biamp, ClearOne, Polycom) Preferred
  • Video Processing Platform Certification (Ex. Extron, Jupiter, Christie) Preferred
  • Control System Platform Certification (Ex. AMX, Crestron, Extron) Preferred
  • CTS or CTS-I Certification Preferred
  • Ability to Travel
  • Ability to Work at Heights, on Lifts & Ladders Required
  • Must Possess a Valid Driver’s License With a Clean Driving Record
  • Advanced PC Skills (Microsoft Word, Excel, Internet)
  • Perform Installation Task in a Timely and Quality Conscious Manner
  • Demonstrate Jobsite Leadership
  • Responsible for Job Documentation
  • Ability to Think and Work Independently and Meet Necessary Deadlines

Compensation & Benefits:

  • Ford offers competitive salary and benefits including: medical, dental, short-term disability and life insurance, paid holidays, PTO, 401K (with matching), opportunities for overtime, travel Per Diem, and opportunities for advancement.

To Apply:

Please visit www.fordav.com and apply on the website.

Key Words:

AV, A/V, Audio Video, Audio-Video, Audiovisual, Videoconferencing, Telepresence, Digital Signage, Sound Systems, Audio Systems, Audio Design, Video Systems, Video Design, Video Production, Audio Production, Audio Video Contractor, Audio Engineering, Unified Communications, Broadcast, Control Systems, Digital Culture, Technical Theater, Digital Design, Lighting Design, Communication Systems, Sound Engineer, A/V Integration, A/V Integrator, Sound Engineer, Electronic Installation, Commercial Construction, Telecommunications, Interactive Media, CTS Certification, Infocomm, Avixa

Ford Audio-Video Systems

Ford AV designs, installs, rents and services professional sound, video and lighting systems for education, corporate, government, houses of worship, entertainment and sporting venues. Established in 1973, Ford employs more than 550+ with offices across the United States. Recognized as one of the top audio-video integrators in the nation, Ford is known for installing some of the largest and most complex AV projects including ExxonMobil, AT&T, Houston Intercontinental Airport, State Farm, Fannie Mae, Apple Headquarters, Denver International Airport, Broncos Stadium, U.S. House of Representatives, West Angeles Church of God and the Cyber Warfare Integration Center for the U.S. Military. .

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