Audio Visual Event Technician - DFW Marriott

J Irving , TX 75061

Posted 3 weeks ago

At J&S Audio Visual (JSAV), we know the value of exceptional people. We pride ourselves on providing our employees with an environment conducive for productive and long-term employment. J&S Audio Visual operates each day in a customer-focused, innovative, and team-based environment. Our people are the primary reason for our success.

JSAV provides quality technology, qualified technicians, and creative vision that enables our clients to effectively communicate at their conferences, meetings, and events while focusing on building trusting and lasting relationships through professional and personalized service. All positions contribute to the continued support of this mission.

J&S Audio Visual (JSAV) provides a competitive benefits package for full-time employees. Health Care Coverage, Life Insurance, Disability and Paid Time Off / Holiday, 401(k), along with Additional Voluntary Benefits. J&S Audio Visual has teamed up with InfoComm Academy to offer all JSAV employees technical training.

We are looking for a full time Audio Visual Event Technician.who will be working inside DFW Marriott in Irving, TX. This AV Tech is responsible for the daily hotel audio visual operations. The position requires that all levels of service and standards of operations are met and exceed in the perception of our clients and customers.

Summary of essential job functions

  • Prep, set, and strikes audio visual equipment. Keep inventory updated at all times

  • Ability to think through signal flow of audio, video, and lighting systems based on available inventory in order to make sure that outgoing orders are complete in every detail

  • Operates AV equipment with full understanding of signal flow and equipment specifications

  • Determine equipment shortages while preparing equipment order, recommend substitutions

  • Maintains effective communication and feedback with the Director of Audio Visual

  • Follow rigid deadlines

  • Gives support to other departments: involved in the set-up, strike and operation of the events (Show & Rental Services)

  • Projects a professional image, always respecting uniform and appearance based on J&S & Hotel standards

  • Developing and maintaining excellent relationships with Hotel Staff & Clients

  • Developing and maintaining excellent relations with co-workers - encouraging good communication and teamwork attitude

  • Input, adjust, and review orders as needed

  • Protect equipment from damage or theft. Reports damaged equipment to the appropriate personal

  • Maintain clean and safe working areas

  • Any other duties that are assigned

Minimum requirements

  • Must have High School Diploma

  • Bachelor's degree in related field preferred

  • 1 year of Audio Visual experience

  • Strong customer service skills

  • Professional appearance

  • Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 pounds as needed

  • Must successfully complete background check and drug screening

  • Wear Business Casual Attire - JSAV provides polos and reimburses you for pants and shoes

Abilities required

  • Self-Motivated and teamwork oriented

  • Be an excellent organizer, good communicator and motivator

  • Is service oriented with attention to detail and deadlines

  • Possess ability to work with many different types of people on many different levels

  • Able to work long hours and Holidays

  • Ability to respond appropriately to changing priorities and to anticipate and accommodate AV needs as required. Able to work under pressure and deal with changing situations

  • Ability to receive orders and direction, and efficiently follow through to completion

  • Skill in oral communications. Ability to follow standard

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