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.Responsible for the set-up, operation and troubleshooting of the audio-visual and videoconferencing equipment
.Provides audio-visual and collaborative technologies support to clients
.Responsible for all technical aspects of production, ensuring picture and sound quality
.Sets-up audio-visual equipment as required to optimize briefings, presentations and meetings; installs/operates podiums, audio mixing consoles, audio distribution systems, sound reinforcement systems, digital/analog audio recorders, and teleprompter systems and broadcast lighting systems
.Configures and troubleshoots video teleconferences
.Performs maintenance of audio-visual equipment
.Evaluates new technologies for possible application to enhance the capabilities of the presentation room and is part of the development and implementation of new applications
.Maintains inventory of all video and audio equipment
.Supports permanent equipment installations through vendor coordination
.Other duties as assigned
Video Assembly, Conference Rooms and Skype for Business Rooms
.Responsible for ensuring proper operation of all A/V in all conference rooms to provide a high quality experience for users/audience.
.Perform inspections of all conference rooms.
.Evaluate and recommend solutions to conference room issues.
.Provide setup and end-user support for meetings/events in conference rooms.
.Coordinate repairs and maintenance with outside vendors for conference rooms.
.Maintenance of projectors and screens, cameras, video switchers, large screen LCD's, microphones, speakers, audio consoles, effects racks and audio recording devices.
.Responsible for troubleshooting and resolving unforeseen equipment issues in a timely manner.
.Technician will assist end user(s) in training/operating of equipment.
.4-7 years of hands on AV equipment experience (Installation and maintenance).
.Must be able to handle high pressure situations and support Executive level meetings
.Direct experience with various fixed/portable audio-visual systems and equipment
.Experience operating audio-visual briefing systems including, but not limited to: cameras, sound systems, video projection and editing systems, video interface devices, videoconferencing, video recording and playback systems, and multi-media production software
.Knowledge of audio mixing consoles/distribution equipment, audio recorders, amplifiers, microphone theory, power amplifiers, loudspeaker/configuration systems and lighting systems (indoor/outdoor)
.On-site set up and operation of conference room a/v equipment and control systems including: microphones, speakers, video screens, and projectors.
.Experience working with touch panel control systems (Crestron, AMX, Extron, etc.)
.Experience working with audio and video conferencing (Microsoft Skype for Business, Polycom, Biamp, ClearOne, Crestron etc.)
.Detail-oriented, well organized and able to handle multiple tasks
.Must be able to work independently and as a team member. Must have professional demeanor, positive attitude, patience, flexibility and a customer-service attitude
.Strong IT background including computer and networking.
.Troubleshooting and diagnostics of hardware, software and networking issues.
.On-site installation, configuration, customer service, and troubleshooting of our computers, software, and related peripherals.
.Proficiency with MS Office Suites
.Effective problem-solving, analytical and time management skills.
.Commitment to work under pressure within specified deadlines.
.Willingness to support Executive level meetings