Responsible for hook-up, installation, calibration, programming and testing of components to complete a functional audio and video system as per plans and specifications to best complete the job for the long-term performance of our client’s system. This is a Union position with Union wages and benefits.
Location throughout the San Francisco Bay Area.
Prepare for new jobs including
Meeting with engineers to review plans
Handling pre-assembly and testing at PCD when possible
Testing system, including each individual line
Marking (red line) plans as system is being built and reviewing with Engineer
Programming system using audio DSP programming tools
Programming and installing code for Control Systems
Completing work on a timely basis
Be accountable to client and consultant including
Doing walk-through with consultant when work is completed
Immediately addressing any mistakes or issues
Training clients to ensure their complete understanding of the system
Prepare final commissioning of the system
Other duties as assigned by management
Skills: Well-organized, ability to work with tight deadlines. Well-developed troubleshooting skills and efficient use of meters and testers for system verification/test/repair.
Knowledge: Background in electronics and audio/video is required.
Degrees/Certificates: CTS certified required. Certification on Extron control systems, Crestron CTI-P101 required. Certification on one or more DSP products (Mediamatrix, QSYS, Symnet, BSS, Biamp),
Job Experience: Ability to build and wire audio / video racks; install display, projections, screens and speakers. Set up and fine calibration of Polycom, Cisco, Tandberg and Lifesize video conferencing is required. SmaartLive experience, able to “shoot” a room for fine calibration of the speaker system, experience with professional grade broadcast systems, switchers, cameras and other capture systems and experience with utilizing AVID Pro-Tools for recording set up is preferred.
Physical Endurance: Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds; climb catwalks and scaffolding on work sites.
Environment: Warehouse setting and various work sites at which multiple trades are working.
Additional Salary Information: This is an IBEW Union position with Union benefits.
About PCD Inc
You’ll always find the very best in audio video system design with PCD, located in Northern California. Our team of experts design, install, and train on the latest and greatest in audio visual technology. Our strong portfolio of work features thousands of clients including theaters, schools, government buildings, hospitals, hotels and more.
Whether you’re looking to add in a whole new AV system or upgrade what you currently have, our commercial AV installation will get the job done professionally and quickly. From project start, we’ll assess your needs to design the perfect system to fit your space, desires, and budget. Our helpful project managers will maintain communication throughout the process so that your AV system is customized just for your needs based on in-depth consultations. After the installation of your commercial audio visual project is complete, we provide full training to ensure the system is understood and utilized to its full potential.