Field Service Engineer

AVI-SPL in San Francisco, CA

  • Industry: Manufacturing - Machine Repair And Maintenance
  • Type: Full Time
  • $132,770.00 - 191,460.00
position filled

Job Summary


Secret Clearance preferred

The AVI-SPL Field Service Engineer will work in partnership with the Global Helpdesk, AVI-SPL Sales and Engineering, and other Field Service technicians to provide Service support for customers at onsite locations with the end goals of restoring functionality to our customers' assets while delivering a world-class Customer Service experience.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Read, write and interpret electronic schematics and architectural blueprints
Perform preventative maintenance visits to help maintain a stable client-based system
Repair ceiling and wall-mounted speaker systems, projectors and screen support structures.
Ensure equipment delivery and associated responsibilities for designated assignments
Take responsibility to accurately complete job documentation as needed
Field installation of control programs (AMX / Crestron/Firmware) - upload and download capability
Field service support of control programs (AMX / Crestron/etc.) - minor edits (with the aid of a programmer), compile, upload and download capability
Field service support of networked devices (Routers, IP Protocols, etc.)
Perform service tasks in a timely and quality conscious manner including but not limited to: pulling cable, installing connectors, mounting projectors and hanging ceiling mounts
Adhere to and understand OSHA standards for all phases of the job
Demonstrate on-site job leadership and mentor fellow service technicians.
Provide necessary training and support for next level service technicians
Provide end-user client training as needed
Mentor fellow Service Technicians as needed
Act as the customer liaison for service contracts and service calls
Handle programming (AMX/Crestron/etc.) as needed to resolve service issues
Perform routine maintenance of projection and other display products
Help support the Small Projects team as needed to meet customer requirements.
Travel to various job sites required
Other duties assigned as needed

Skills and Abilities

Effectively communicate with employees, customers and colleagues
Ability to use hand and power tools in a safe and efficient manner
Ability to work and think independently and ensuring to meet deadlines
Basic computer knowledge
Knowledge of signal flow for audio, video and control
Ability to manage small to medium projects
Ability to solder & crimp connectors
Programming capability (AMX/Creston/Etc.) - changes and troubleshooting
Valid Driver's License and a Motor Vehicle Record that meets AVI-SPL driving standards

Education and/or Experience

Minimum of 5 - 7 years of audiovisual integration experience preferred
Formal education in Electronics or related field preferred
Minimum of a High School Diploma or equivalent preferred
Preferred external training:
o OSHA 30-Hour Construction Course
o Avixa (InfoComm) Quick Start to the AV Industry
o Avixa (InfoComm) CTS General Certification
o AMX Intro to Networking for AV Professionals
o Crestron Professional Installation
o Essentials of Crestron Programming
o Intermediate Crestron Programming
o Extron AV Associate Certification
o Extron Authorized Programmer
o AMX Installer
o AMX Programmer I
o AMX Programmer II
o Cisco CCNA
o Polycom PCVESB

Working Environment
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. This job operates in a professional office environment and can occasionally be required to drive to client sites.

Physical Requirements
The physical demands of this position are those that are necessary to meet the responsibilities and essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The employee must be able to lift and/or move up to 60 pounds, be able to climb ladders up to 20 feet tall and be able to work in small spaces and on uneven surfaces. The employee is frequently required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.

Direct Reports

This position does not have direct reports

Work Hours
40 hours - Mon - Fri, be flexible to work after hours and weekends when required.
AVI-SPL reserves the right to alter work hours and work location as deems necessary

AVI-SPL is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, disability status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law


Associated topics: breakdown, diagnose, field service technician, machine repair, maintenance, maintenance mechanic, malfunction, mechanical, millwright, troubleshoot

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