The Audio Visual/Event Technician’s prime function is to provide AV support for digital signage, conference room meetings and live events for Meredith Corporation. The Technician will have a high degree of exposure, working with all levels, including executive management, as well as, a broad range of external clients.
The position requires a high level of professionalism, the ability to manage challenging and high-pressure situations, and to be accountable to all stakeholders for their delivery.
II. Essential Job Functions
Accountabilities, Actions and Expected Measurable Results
Assistance with the delivery, installation, operation, and retrieval of audio/visual equipment for daily meetings and conference core events in the Des Moines office in accordance with the daily conference room schedule and high/urgent priority requests
Operation of the audio/visual systems integrated with video conferencing, phone conferencing, projection, audio/video recording and playback
Assistance with the coordination of audio/visual support for events held at Meredith locations, which may include interaction with clients, vendors, management, and other facility support staff
Operation of video cameras and other control room equipment including wireless microphones and video switchers to record and live stream programs and events; file conversions, media uploading and archiving as well as maintaining system documentation
Assistance with identifying, troubleshooting, and resolving A/V equipment and connectivity issues, both scheduled and ad-hoc in-room issues
Assistance with the implementation of new technologies, equipment, and cabling related to video conferencing and audio/visual services
Assistance with End User Training on room equipment best practices
Assistance in maintaining a thorough inventory of A/V equipment and supplies.
Monitoring the repair and replacement of non-working, damaged, and/or obsolete equipment and cabling
III. Minimum Qualifications and Job Requirements | All must be met to be considered.
High School Diploma required. College degree preferred, or equivalent training or experience
Minimum 2 years experience in corporate AV/Support role. InfoComm CTS certification is a plus.
Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Excellent verbal, interpersonal, communication, organizational, time-management, and problem-solving skills
Ability to set up, interconnect, and operate audio/visual equipment, including