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AV Technician

Wildfire Technology Integration
Wildfire Technology Integration in Flemington, NJ 08822
$20 - $32 an hour - Full-time
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Location

Wildfire Technology Integration in Flemington, NJ 08822

Benefits
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  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Full job description

Wildfire is a fast-growing AV integration company, renowned for delivering cutting-edge audiovisual solutions for commercial spaces. Our portfolio includes a diverse range of projects from designing, installing, and commissioning immersive control rooms and command centers to implementing cutting-edge conference rooms and building-wide audio/video systems. We work with clients within the entertainment, hospitality, public utilities, industrial and corporate sectors and take pride in our ability to enhance the audio and visual experience for our valued customers.

At Wildfire, we foster a culture of collaboration and teamwork, where every team member plays a crucial role in our success. We prioritize client-focused behavior, entrepreneurial thinking, integrity, and a drive to exceed expectations. With our base in Hunterdon County, NJ, we operate in the vibrant markets of the New York City and Philadelphia metropolitan areas, as well as serve clients nationwide. Our innovative approach and commitment to excellence has earned us our reputation as a leader in the industry.

Joining Wildfire means embarking on a career filled with growth opportunities and the chance to develop your skills alongside a team of professionals dedicated to pushing the boundaries of AV integration. We offer a supportive work environment, competitive compensation, and a range of benefits including Free Health, Dental and Vision Insurance for employees that recognize and reward our exceptional talent.

Come join us and be a part of our dynamic team as we continue to shape the future of AV integration!

Wildfire is seeking a skilled and motivated individual with a passion for technology to join our team as an AV Technician. In this role, you will be responsible for installing, configuring, and troubleshooting audio and video equipment, as well as ensuring the successful integration of AV systems. You will work closely with our clients, project managers, and other team members to deliver high-quality AV solutions that meet and exceed customer expectations.

Responsibilities:

  • Install and set up audio and video equipment including TVs, speakers, video wall displays, automation processors, amplifiers and sound processers
  • Utilize hand and power tools to mount and safely secure equipment
  • Wire CAT6 data jacks, install network switches and fiber optic cables
  • Run and terminate audio and video cables following established standards and best practices
  • Support the testing and calibration of AV systems once installed, ensuring optimal performance and functionality in preparation for field engineering’s onsite commissioning
  • Collaborate with team members to ensure timely completion of installations and projects, to include interfacing with architects, general or electrical contractors, and clients throughout the entire phase of the project
  • Maintain a clean and organized work environment
  • Carry out warehouse organization and shipping and receiving duties as needed
  • Assist with client training
  • Attend manufacturer trainings and continued education as needed

Requirements:

  • High School diploma or the equivalent
  • Prior experience is not required, but strongly preferred; experience as a machinist, carpenter, mechanic or similar role that involves regularly using hand and power tools with demonstrated proficiency in tool handling, maintenance, construction, or troubleshooting is highly desirable
  • Live sound experience is favored
  • Proactive and self-motivated attitude with the capacity to meet project deadlines while working both independently and as a team
  • Strong attention to detail and a willingness to learn and develop new skills
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to interact with a wide variety of clients, consistently creating a customer-oriented approach to conducting business
  • Professional demeanor to maintain relationships with all coworkers, vendor representatives, supervisors, managers, customers, and client representatives
  • Aptitude to follow work rules and procedures, while always adhering to industry safety best practices and standards
  • Must be able to stand, kneel and or crouch for extended periods of time with the ability to reach, climb ladders and scaffolding, and lift, up to 50-pounds
  • Ability to read and interpret technical drawing, blueprints, and schematics is not required, but a plus
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Ability to reliably travel to and from the office and job site; during working hours company transportation will be provided
  • Willingness to travel to customer sites as required and work flexible hours as needed, including the occasional weekend, holiday or evening as dictated by business needs (job requires 25-50% travel)
  • Good attendance and punctuality
  • Willingness for self-study to take the Certified Technology Specialist and/or Certified Technology Specialist – Design exam (exam fees are company paid)

Hours: This opening is a full-time hourly position. Typical hours are Monday – Friday 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM, but our candidates must be flexible on those occasions that require earlier/later hours.

Joining Wildfire as an Audio Visual Technician offers an exciting opportunity to grow your career in the AV industry. If you are passionate about audiovisual systems and cutting-edge technology, have a strong work ethic and are eager to learn, we encourage you to apply.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $20.00 - $32.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

Travel requirement:

  • Travel
  • Up to 50% travel

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Flemington, NJ 08822: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Application Question(s):

  • Will you now, or in the future, require sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g. H-1B visa status)?
  • Can you perform all of the following tasks?

-stand, kneel and or crouch for extended periods of time?
-climb ladders and scaffolding?
-lift up to 50 lbs?

License/Certification:

  • Driver's License (Required)

Willingness to travel:

  • 50% (Required)

Work Location: In person