Audio Video Technician Job Description

An Audio Video Technician (AV Tech), also known as a home theater technician, understands the technical aspects of audio and video systems.

They design sound systems for theaters and homes, calibrate televisions, and troubleshoot problems with audio and video equipment.

Audio Video Technicians are often found in movie theaters, recording studios, and television studios.

They can also work for video game developers, audio rental companies, and electronics companies.

Many Audio Video Technicians work freelance, while others work for large electronics chains.

Some Audio Video Technicians work in retail, but most work for companies recognized as industry leaders.

Updated on:     
September 15, 2022

Job Brief:

We're looking for an Audio Video Technician who is passionate about audio and video equipment and enjoys working with people. The ideal candidate will have experience installing and troubleshooting audio and video equipment and will be able to work independently and as part of a team. If you are a self-starter with a positive attitude and a desire to learn, we want to hear from you!

Audio Video Technician Duties:

  • Install audio equipment and video equipment
  • Identify and troubleshoot problems with audio and video equipment
  • Install computer networking systems
  • Install and test audiovisual equipment
  • Perform routine preventive maintenance to ensure audio/video equipment functions properly
  • Assist in the training of other team members

Audio Video Technician Responsibilities:

  • Monitor, maintain, and repair all audio, video, lighting, and related equipment in order to maintain clear and effective communication
  • Maintain equipment inventory, maintain equipment logs and schedules, and regularly schedule preventive maintenance
  • Perform network-specific tasks, such as adding and configuring software, and configuring routers and switches
  • Communicate with product vendors regarding product issues, or problems that may arise with the products
  • Manage audiovisual equipment inventory, reconcile equipment count records with physical inventory, and prepare equipment merchandising reports
  • Maintain and update audio/visual equipment schedule, and order necessary equipment
  • Perform installation, maintenance, and troubleshooting of audiovisual equipment
  • Maintain and update inventory of audiovisual equipment
  • Perform computer-related tasks, such as installing and configuring software, and configuring routers and switches
  • Communicate with product vendors regarding

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Requirements And Skills:

  • 4+ years experience in audio/video technical field
  • Knowledge of common audio/video equipment and operations
  • Knowledge of common technical issues, and the ability to troubleshoot and resolve them
  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Ability to work overtime, nights, and weekends

[Company Name] is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We value diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We encourage applications from people of all races, religions, national origins, genders, gender expressions, and ages.

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