Junior AV Technician

  • Job Reference: 431558292-2
  • Date Posted: 26 November 2021
  • Recruiter: Journey recruitment
  • Location: Wokingham, Berkshire
  • Salary: £18,000 to £19,000
  • Sector: Management & Supervisors
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Are you a recent school/ college leaver with an understanding of general IT products?

Our client, a leading IT and AV rental company, are looking for a Junior AV Technician to join their team!

Based in Wokingham, this is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to learn new skills and work in a hands-on environment!

Experience is not essential as all training will be provided and there is great career progression opportunities!

As a Junior AV Technician, you will be providing support and assistance in the day to day activities of a busy AV department; undertaking the testing of rental Audio and Visual equipment; testing the equipment ready for delivery to customers and much more. The duties will include being involved in all aspects of the department from testing and fault finding through to offsite installation work.

Main responsibilities:

  • The successful candidate will need to undertake the preparation of Audio-Visual equipment including from a range of small to large format Screens, Printers, Audio equipment and lighting equipment.
  • Should possess very good communications skills
  • Work to a Day-to-Day delivery schedule with explicit timescales and deadlines.
  • The candidate will help manage any upcoming workload, raise any issues and start working on future orders in advance of their anticipated shipping date.
  • Keep the Rental Management computer System fully updated with order progression.
  • Help to handle any queries or issues generated by the sales staff or from customers.
  • The candidate will from time to time be required to assist with offsite delivery and Installation work.
  • Be available where required to work on external sites and events.
  • Be very flexible with their working hours as a lot of AV event work can slip outside of normal working hours and at weekends.

Skill requirements:

  • Have a good understanding and ability with general IT.
  • Be results orientated with a real focus on achieving targets.
  • Proven ability to manage their own time during the working day.
  • Proactive, self starting with a flexible working approach.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to utilise their own initiative and resolve problems.