The Lead Installation Technician's role at IMS is to operate as the job site foreman or lead over a crew or smaller team in order to manage and execute the physical construction of the systems that IMS deploys in a client's environment. This position reports directly to the Installation Manager, who is responsible for overseeing all field installations.
Perform physical installation of hardware, infrastructure and technology components throughout a project
Install all cabling according to federal and local electrical codes in accordance to IMS standards
Terminate any and all A/V and network cabling in the field in accordance with IMS standards
Install all hardware, such as electric or manual screens, displays, microphones, speakers, etc. in a space in accordance to system drawings and a complete scope of work.
Create and provide organized, detailed, written site status reports to the Project Manager and Installation Manager as the project dictates or needs.
Perform system commissioning of installed systems to develop punch list items for the team software engineers, including test all A/V and control signal routes and test all cables/connector continuity
Perform in-house rack construction, wiring and termination, as directed, and delivery to site in order to ensure proper quality controls.
Take part in meetings for complex systems in order to gain a thorough understanding of the client's expectations, the scope of work, and the designed/engineered solution to meet those goals
What you will bring:
A minimum of 5 years commercial Audio-Visual installation experience, including low voltage experience, or AV installation management in new construction
Expert audio visual system installation and function
Demonstrated excellence in reading, understanding audio visual engineering drawings Ability to explain drawings to both experienced and inexperienced employees, contractors and clients
Exceptional organizational skills and demonstrated attention to detail
Thorough knowledge and understanding of physical wiring and installation of display systems, switching, scaling, audio processing, video transmission, control, conferencing and DSP products
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Exceptional problem solving skills
Valid driver's license and excellent driving record
Must be able to work nights and weekends as necessary
Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 pounds
Internal Number: 1014
About IMS Technology Services
IMS Technology Services core goal is to provide the absolute best value in audiovisual systems integration, event staging, project management and AV managed services for the companies and organizations we serve. Our top notch team accomplishes this by providing enhanced professional services, creativity, and innovative technologies with an old fashioned "can-do" attitude.