AV Service Technician I

Miami, FL, USA Req #71
Friday, May 27, 2022
At Christie, we give bright minds the tools to be truly creative and innovative. The results can be amazing!

We keep raising the bar by consistently setting the standards and being first to market with some of the world's most advanced projectors and complete systems displays. Christie is recognized as one of the most innovative visual technology companies in the world and offers careers that allow you to exceed your potential and collaborate with some of the brightest minds in the industry.

We are currently seeking a highly motivated Audio-Visual Technician I

Welcome to Christie®. We’re a global visual, audio and collaboration solutions company offering diverse solutions for business, entertainment and industry. Christie employs over 1,500 people globally and has installed over 100,000 projection solutions for a variety of industries, worldwide – and we’re not stopping there.

We’re continuing to break new ground as a powerhouse of innovation: leading the film-to-digital conversion, putting pixels everywhere with Christie MicroTiles® and digital displays, and bringing massive landmarks to life with projection mapping. Plus, we’re on the leading edge of new and exciting solutions: introducing immersive audio, advancing seamless presentation and collaboration, and opening a new frontier with laser projection.

If you’re looking for high quality, innovative, shared experiences you have come to the right place.

At Christie we believe that employees create our success and in exchange we provide competitive salaries, and an excellent benefits package including medical, dental, 401(k) with employer matching, paid time off, tuition reimbursement, and more.

What You Will Be Doing

  • Coordinate equipment repairs and maintenance accurately allowing enough time for transit and testing
  • Provide timely and effective technical support to meet the customers’ expectations via telephone or in person
  • Develop and maintain good customer relationships
  • Evaluation services to engineering for software and hardware changes and the evaluation of new products and designs for the Marketing department
  • Troubleshoot and resolve Network issues i.e. connectivity, applications, Internet, Web, WAN, e-mail and infrastructure
  • Repair, and update products and software
  • Ability to diagnose and repair Digital Projectors and Digital systems
  • Perform emergency service at the client’s locations as needed to ensure the full functionality of AV systems and related equipment
  • Support live events/screening
  • Provide detailed technical documentation relating to all functions performed
  • Provide on call technical phone support and field response
  • Install and document the installation of AV products and related equipment
  • Perform scheduled preventative maintenance to ensure optimum operation and a minimum of down time of AV systems
  • Perform emergency service at the client’s locations as needed to ensure the full functionality of AV system and media systems
  • Provide detailed technical documentation relating to all functions performed
  • Provide technical training for the end user relating to the operation of AV system and related equipment
  • Maintain accurate market inventory and inventory reports

What You Need for this Position

  • Minimum 2-3 years’ experience in repair/maintenance of Digital projection systems and/or other Audio/Visual systems
  • Understand AV signal flow and the ability to troubleshot to find failed component
  • Understanding of analog and digital circuits
  • Experience with audio systems
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs. without assistance
  • Ability to safely climb ladders up to 15 feet
  • Ability to safely operate and navigate a motorized lift to 35 feet
  • Theory and application of projectors
  • Audio-visual skills
  • Product knowledge
  • Field service and equipment repair
  • Experienced with audio/video test and calibration equipment and related electronic equipment
  • Applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S.

Specialized Skills:

  • Strong communication and negotiating skills in dealing with customers
  • Electronics and troubleshooting skills
  • Presentation/teaching skills
  • Experience with multimedia equipment installation and service
  • Experienced with AV testing and calibration equipment
  • Strong communication and analytical skills
  • Excellent work ethic
  • Experience with multimedia equipment installation and service
  • Excellent technical problem solving, troubleshooting, follow up skills
  • A strong working knowledge of PC hardware, setup and repair

WORKPLACE GUIDELINES:

Occasional:

  • Standing, Bending, Pushing/Pulling
  • Light Lifting (up to 25 lbs.), Moderate (25-50 lbs.) to Heavy (50 lbs.+)
  • Reaching above shoulder level
  • Travel (ex. Noise Volume etc.)

Frequent:

  • Reading and Writing
  • Ability to Comprehend
  • Sitting and using finger movements
  • Communicating orally
  • Handling objects (manual dexterity)
  • Reason and analyze
  • Perform calculations

Christie is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status (VEVRRA). We are committed to building a diverse and inclusive workplace.

If you require special assistance or accommodation while seeking employment with Christie Digital Systems USA, Inc., please call Human Resources at (714) 236-8610. We are open Monday through Friday from, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.,

Pacific Time.

Christie is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status (VEVRRA). We are committed to building a diverse and inclusive workplace.  

If you require special assistance or accommodation while seeking employment with Christie Digital Systems USA, Inc., please call Human Resources at (714) 236-8610. We are open Monday through Friday from, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Pacific Time. 

Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO):

Christie Digital Systems provides equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, sexual orientation, age, disability, or status as a disabled veteran, recently separated veteran, Armed Forces Service Medal veteran, or other protected veteran, marital status, familial status, age, handicap or disability, genetic predisposition or carrier status, uniformed service status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. If you’d like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please click here: 

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Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
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  • Miami, FL, USA