Job : AV Rack Build Engineer
Overall Job Purpose
To Build / Install a Variety of Equipment Racks covering a wide range of integrated audio visual and video conferencing technologies in both the corporate and public sectors.
You will have a major input to the success of a project and the development of the Rack build facility
To read and understand the requirements of the Technical Architects Drawings
You will build whole systems from small 10U Equipment racks to large 42U equipment racks, terminating a wide range of cabling from RTP plates to extensive cable looms, developing interlinking between racks and communicating workaround solutions on bespoke installations.
Performing asset registers accurately including various PAT testing on and off client sites.
You will be capable of carrying out equipment changes of all types of audio and video / control systems.
You will complete basic tests on equipment where possible to prove the racks you have built work before packaging and shipping.
You shall be responsible for keeping track of rack build consumables for ordering.
Where required, attend customer sites to assist with installation of racks or on site builds.
Advising Technical Architects and CAD technician where physical / practical changes have been made to the design.
Skills, Knowledge and Experience
A proven track record in Rack Build of Audio Visual equipment / maintenance and operation.
Ability to build, configure setup and dress racks to an excellent standard.
Have a skill in cable dressing throughout the rack from start to finish, being accurate with cable labelling.
Must have worked with corporate and / or government clients and in multi-discipline project teams, and have the ability to work with a variety of professionals
The ability and presence to liaise with clients at senior level, external consultants and project managers / consultants.
A good knowledge of TCP / IP networks, RS232 / Infrared
To have a general understanding of goods in / out processes.
To be proficient installing Various Video Conferencing systems and AV equipment, including Crestron DM systems, audio products and control systems
Hold CSCS, Relevant Health & Safety accreditations.
Ideally hold an InfoComm CTS I / S / D certification.
A proven knowledge of all types of terminations, EDAC, BNC, 9 & 25 pin D Type, RJ45 connections Cat5e & Cat6a and a selection of standard Audio Connections.
An understanding of AV systems integration with existing IT systems is essential
You are required to hold a full drivers license and you will also need to be CRB checked.