AV Site Supervisor
Job Title: AV Installation Site Supervisor
Location: Baltimore, MD
Job Type: Full-Time, Direct Hire
Job Overview: The AV Installation Site Supervisor is responsible for overseeing the installation, configuration, and testing of audiovisual systems at various project sites. This role involves managing a team of technicians and ensuring that projects are completed on time, within budget, and according to the client's specifications.
Project Planning and Coordination:
- Collaborate with project managers and engineers to understand project requirements, timelines, and goals.
- Plan the AV installation process, including resource allocation, material procurement, and scheduling.
- Lead a team of AV installation technicians and provide clear instructions and guidance.
- Ensure the installation team adheres to safety protocols and industry standards.
Installation and Configuration:
- Oversee the installation of audiovisual equipment, including displays, speakers, projectors, control systems, and other AV components.
- Configure AV systems, perform system testing, and troubleshoot any technical issues that arise.
- Conduct thorough quality checks to ensure that the AV systems function correctly and meet the client's expectations.
- Address any deficiencies and ensure that all systems are calibrated to deliver optimal performance.
- Maintain effective communication with the project manager and clients, providing regular updates on the installation progress.
- Address any client concerns or requests during the installation process.
- Maintain accurate records of equipment inventory, installation procedures, and system configurations.
- Generate comprehensive reports for project documentation and future reference.
Training and Support:
- Provide training to end-users on how to operate and maintain the installed AV systems.
- Offer technical support and troubleshooting assistance to clients post-installation.
Budget and Resource Management:
- Monitor project expenses and ensure adherence to the allocated budget.
- Optimize resource utilization to maximize efficiency and minimize costs.
- A bachelor's degree or equivalent experience in audiovisual technology, electrical engineering, or a related field.
- Proven experience in AV installation and system integration, with a strong understanding of AV components and industry best practices.
- Previous experience in a supervisory or team lead role is preferred.
- Knowledge of AV control systems, signal flow, and audio/video signal processing.
- Familiarity with various AV software and programming languages is an advantage.
- Strong organizational and project management skills.
- Excellent problem-solving abilities and the capacity to handle technical challenges.
- Effective communication and leadership skills.
- Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and manage multiple projects simultaneously.