ManTech Audio Visual Technician II in Pasadena, California

· ManTech is looking for an AV Technician to join our team onsite. We are seeking an AV Technician who can provide support for campus AV/VC environments. As well as someone who has the ability to confidently and quickly analyze problems using technical diagnostic skill sets, in order to effectively support and resolve issues. Technical responsibilities include high profile event support, audio, video, conferencing technology, projects, maintenance, support.

General Responsibilities:

  • Installation, service, testing, troubleshooting, or programming of numerous Audio Visual Systems

  • Site certification of all new and relocated video conference systems.

  • Investigate faults and recommend further actions to rectify.

  • Carry out regular preventative room checks, ensuring all equipment functions correctly in accordance with the room check procedure, including morning, evening, monthly and lamp life checks.

  • Ensure that all faults are reported in the correct way and in a timely manner.

  • Proactive maintenance/reporting to ensure all AV equipment is always of the highest standard and functioning correctly.

  • Carry out first line fault repairs.

  • Carry out all power down/up when required, usually involving out-of-hours overtime commitments.

  • Maintain an accurate portable AV equipment asset inventory.

  • Install projector lamps on an as needed basis.

  • Managing designated videoconferencing & audio visual facilities, systems maintenance, operations and administration of client standards of video, audio and web conferencing services

  • Installing small or portable video conference & non-integrated audio visual hardware

  • Provide training and client support to users in the operations of videoconferencing & audio visual systems

  • Compiling room and equipment inventory for the client s database

  • Full knowledge of clients conferencing standards

  • Establishing and maintaining effective working relationships

  • Ability to work effectively under pressure and often independently

  • Direct telephone interaction with user community and business unit professionals

Skills:

  • Excellent technical knowledge of teleconferencing, presentation, and other AV hardware

  • Comprehensive hands-on AV equipment troubleshooting experience.

  • Extensive equipment support experience ideally with Cisco / Polycom equipment.

  • Mechanically and electronically inclined.

  • Ability to operate tools, components, and peripheral accessories.

· Able to read and understand technical manuals, procedural documentation, and OEM guides.

  • Innovative with new ideas and solutions to problems, but with a positive outlook.

  • Ability to work in a very high pace and dynamic environment.

  • Ability to quickly adapt to changing needs, infrastructure, and evolving business processes.

  • Ability to work closely with the user community, Interpret issues, understand requirements, and rapidly deploy solutions.

  • Ability to work closely with cross-functional teams including functional leads.

  • Ability to work directly with end uses on issue resolution, and process development.

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.

  • Ability to analyze metrics, extracts trending data, provide status reports and provide continuous improvement recommendations.

  • Ability to create and maintain technical and functional documentation.

  • Working knowledge of audio and visual conference room equipment.

  • Cisco Video Systems experience.

  • Experience on multiple operating system platforms (Windows, Linux and/or Mac).

  • Data/LCD & HD projection, sound, integrated control systems and video conferencing, telephone conferencing equipment and presentation software and setup (including MS PowerPoint, Mac technology and Mac Software).

  • ISDN, VoIP and other telecommunications networks and equipment.

  • Current service suppliers and equipment in the marketplace and latest technological advances and innovations.

· Excellent customer relations skills.

· Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.

Qualifications:

  • Working knowledge of audio, video, control, and communications systems is required.

  • Strong background in electronics and low voltage integration or solid job history/tenure working for an established A/V contractor.

  • Audio, video conferencing, or control equipment manufacturer certifications is a plus (Polycom, AMX, Crestron, NEC, Bi-AMP, etc.)

Education/Experience:

· Requires Associates degree or higher

· 5 – 6 years hands-on work experience in video conferencing & audio visual support

Qualifications

Must have at least an Associate s Degree

Degrees

Equivalent Experience/Education, Bachelor's Degree

Years of Experience

06-08 years w/High School Diploma, 00-02 years w/Bachelors Degree

Position Type

Full-Time

Shift

Day

Overview

ManTech International Corporation is comprised of approximately 7,300 talented employees who use advanced technology to help government and industry meet some of their greatest challenges around the world. We adhere to the simple, no-nonsense values on which ManTech was founded more than four decades ago, aligning squarely with the mission objectives of our customers. As our customer base continues to expand and diversify, we continue to diversify our workforce and solutions. Nearly half our employees have a military background, and approximately 70 percent hold a government security clearance. As a leading provider of innovative technology services and solutions for the nation's defense, security, health, space, and intelligence communities; we hold nearly 1,100 active contracts with more than 50 different government agencies.

ManTech International Corporation, as well as its subsidiaries proactively fulfills its role as an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, marital status, physical or mental disability, status as a Disabled Veteran, Recently Separated Veteran, Active Duty Waretime or Campaign Badge Veteran, Armed Forces Services Medal, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a position with ManTech through its online applicant system, please contact ManTech's Corporate EEO Department at (703) 218-6000. ManTech is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer - minorities, females, disabled and protected veterans are urged to apply. ManTech's utilization of any external recruitment or job placement agency is predicated upon its full compliance with our equal opportunity/affirmative action policies. ManTech does not accept resumes from unsolicited recruiting firms. We pay no fees for unsolicited services.

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