Boston University, MA 02215

Employment Type: Direct Hire Category: Evergreen - RESIDENTIAL - AV Field Tech Job Number: 9573 Split Eligible: No Industry: Audio Visual - Vendors Level of Experience: Associate

Job Description

EXPRESSION OF INTEREST - AV Field Technician - Residential - BOSTON, MA

Our client, a leading provider in high-end residential AV systems and solutions, is seeking a Senior AV Field Technician to service enterprise clients in Boston and surrounding areas. The ideal candidate will combine technical AV knowledge with leadership and customer-facing abilities. Position requires some presence at a local sales office and travel to client sites.


  • Install AV equipment such as speakers, TV’s, lighting control, shades, networks, phone systems

  • Understand how networks, AV systems, light, shades, and HVAC are integrated and interrelated

  • Understanding of low-voltage wiring, AV wiring, and computer networks

  • Rack fabrication and buildout of AV equipment and networking gear in house and onsite

  • Properly label and dress all cabling

  • Termination of cat5/6, coaxial cable, and fiber

  • Termination and collaboration of all audio, video and control connections according to drawings

  • Perform troubleshooting, problem-solving, and complete Project Manager's field punch lists to client acceptance.

  • Programming Savant and Lutron lighting systems

  • Perform field service calls as required for warranty support of completed projects

  • Serve as a point of contact for clients and ensure all needs are met

  • Develop and deliver project documentation to map progress

  • Train customers on functions of the system


Education, Experience and Skills Requirements:

  • Detail-oriented and collaborative team player

  • Exposure to AV/VTC solutions

  • Strong written and oral communication skills

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite

  • Ability to read construction & CAD drawings

  • Ability to comprehend  signal flow of audiovisual system schematics

  • Familiarity with multimeters and other electronic test meters

  • Familiarity with product lines such as Crestron, Savant, Sonos, Lutron, Control 4

  • Audiovisual industry certification desired, but not required (CEDIA residential installer, InfoComm International CTS or CTS-I

Additional Information

Established in 1991, J. Patrick & Associates, Inc is an Executive Recruiting firm that focuses on Executive Management, Sales, Marketing and Technical roles within Information Technology markets. We have over 20 years of experience recruiting in every aspect of AV/VTC/UC, Application, Storage, Information/Network Security, Mobile Technologies and Telecommunications. We handle Contingency and Retained search, as well as contract staffing. Our clients include industry-leading Technology Vendors, Systems Integrators, Telecommunications Service Providers and End User organizations.

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