**URGENT** AV Technician (Must have a Secret Clearance)

Job CategoryEngineering
Position TypeContract
Application Deadline March 31, 2021
Experience RequiredN/A
Job DurationTemporary
Education RequiredN/A

MaxSys is currently looking for an AV Technician for our Federal Client.
• Secondary school diploma is required
• Must clearly demonstrate experience performing first line diagnostics and provide fault rectification and maintenance recommendations on in service audio / visual equipment, peripherals and network devices. This will include interacting with clients, providing system capabilities and limitations, and providing verbal briefs and tutorial at the user level.
• Must clearly demonstrate ability to lift, carry and position various types of audio/visual equipment, some of which may weight up to 40kg, combined with frequent repetitive movements and possess a sense of balance to climb equipment, specifically a ladder.
Duties that may include, but not limited to:
• Set-up and operation of video teleconferencing communications/public announcement equipment, such as cameras, video screens, control systems, workstations and switches, speakers, soundboards, etc
• Conduct Quality Control inspections of VTC and AV equipment before the start of related tasks;
• Maintain conference logs, including online times, technical difficulties, record of any security breaches and perform access control of facilities;
• Interact with clients while conducting site visits in order to determine requirements and/or issues that need to be addressed in support of client requests/trouble tickets.  
• Provide clear instruction to local users on the procedures to be followed when conducting a VTC and using AV equipment.
• Provide basic troubleshooting for problems that may occur while establishing communications or that are encountered during onsite visits/trouble calls.
• Maintain communications during VTC;
• Install prepared presentations, i.e. Power Point, DVD, VHS or OHP, when required;
• Work may be performed in a workshop or field environment.  Departmental assets will be used for transport to various locations throughout the NCR.  There is exposure to conflicting priorities, multiple demands, interruptions, tight deadlines, unscheduled tasks and the occasional requirement to respond to emergency situations rapidly;
• The work may be performed in a workshop environment where there is exposure to dirt, grease, noise, fumes, temperature extremes, restricted spaces and daily requirement to wear personal protective equipment;
• There is a requirement to inform supervisor, co-workers and clients of health and safety issues that arise to make them aware of potential dangers and the requirement to observe safety measures so that corrective action can be initiated;
• Requirement for work to be conducted independently or with one or two other team members;
• Stand or sit when conducting maintenance and repair of electronic equipment and systems;
• Occasionally perform equipment maintenance and repair involving standing, bending, stooping and working in cramped and awkward positions where flexibility of movement is limited;
• Analyze technical information from various sources such as equipment specifications, operating procedures and maintenance history in order to conduct the installation, maintenance and/or repair;
• Possess writing skills to complete forms for materials, prepare minor reports, incident reports , material requisitions, time sheets and technical correspondence;
• Attend / complete mandatory training as required by DND to include WHMIS, Workplace Harassment training, general safety training;
• Required to lift/transport equipment (up to 40 kg) to be installed.  TV’s/displays, speakers, screens, soundboards, etc…
Language: English
Security Clearance: Secret Level
If you meet all the above requirements, please send your resume today to Katherine Spallin at: 
*Please note, only qualified candidates will be contacted and the position could be filled prior to closing date. Thank you.*