Technical Project Manager- Audio Visual
- Job Reference: JK/TPM1
- Date Posted: 11 January 2019
- Recruiter: Creative Personnel
- Location: Berkshire
- Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
- Sector: AV, VC/UC & Networks
- Job Type: Permanent
- Work Hours: Full Time
As the AV Technical Project Manager you will work closely with our Technical Sales team, Projects & Engineering Support Manager and Project Manager as well as our Installation engineers and Project Administration team to deliver the solutions clients.
The role will include validating the technical design of the systems including the production of system schematics, as well as checking system drawings created by others.
As the AV Technical Project Manager you will be responsible for ensuring the company's high installation standards are maintained and that systems are commissioned prior to handover.
The role will include hands on project management, carrying out the essential post sale, pre-installation communication with the client or fit out company and engineers, as well as assisting the project administration teams with RAMS and producing O & M information.
You will ideally have a proven track record of technical design and project managing audio visual or videoconferencing installations into corporate and government environments and will have good verbal and written communication skills.
Knowledge and Skills Required:
Proven track record of system design including specifying equipment, cables and components.
Detailed knowledge and experience of audio DSPs, videoconferencing systems and HDMI switching equipment from Extron, Kramer and Crestron.
Experience of commissioning audio visual systems and user training
Will possess a fundamental understanding of audio visual system functionality and installation process and techniques. The role includes the production of elevation drawings, cable schedules and system schematics, so experience of MS Visio and/or StarDraw is essential.
Detailed knowledge and experience of Crestron and Extron control systems with basic programming capability.
Ability to troubleshoot and problem solve technical and other project related issues.
Ability to generate timely, concise and effective business correspondence.
You will ideally also have experience of and the ability to install equipment, terminate cables etc.
Ability to read and comprehend project technical documents including, but not limited to: engineering and architectural drawings, schedules, test reports or commissioning documents.
Ability to create and maintain project programmes.
Ability to interact with customers and colleagues in a professional and courteous manner.
Effective time management and attention to detail.
CTS qualification would be an advantage, but is not essential
Must possess a valid Driver's Licence and be eligible to work in the EU.
The role is office based in Berkshire, with regular travel to customer/supplier locations as required, including central London.
. Company vehicle - fully expensed including fuel for private mileage
. Life assurance - 4 x salary
. Long term sickness cover