Audio Visual Lead Technician

Altitude Staffing, Inc - Washington, DC


Responsible for instructing, directing and overseeing onsite installation, configuration, customer service and troubleshooting of A/V equipment, computers, software and related peripherals. Provides oversight of PM schedule of installation, shipping department, drafting, field engineers and programming schedule.

Key Responsibilities

  • Performing Professional Audio-Visual systems installation & integration duties. Applies knowledge and understanding of signal & cable types, terminations, network, rack fabrication, projector & screen mounting, Video & Audio-conferencing in addition to schedule and cost management.
  • Ensures standards of rack building are attained while coordinating efforts in Production, Engineering, Field Engineering and Drafting.
  • Responsible for coordinating directly with the client onsite
  • Oversees the installation team in building integrated A/V solutions at customer sites, assisting Level I and II Technicians, while ensuring systems are installed quickly, efficiently and at the same time upholding quality standards of the company in response to project management time table
  • Verifies time scheduling to meet project projections requests for equipment and services
  • Responsible for on-going mentoring of Technician I and II by providing training in installation of projection screens, display mounts, ceiling speakers, wired microphones, and equipment racks.


  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • 4-10 years of experience in installing complex Audio Visual Systems
  • Installation experience with Extron and Crestron
  • installation experience with Video Conferencing manufacturers Polycom, Tandberg, Lifesize, etc.
  • Infrastructure knowledge and installation experience: Projection Screens, Display Mounts, Ceiling Speakers, Wired Microphones, and Equipment Racks
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • The ability to interpret technical issues through the non-technical descriptions provided by customers

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $65,000.00 to $75,000.00 /year


  • Extron and Crestron Installation: 4 years (Required)
  • Audio Visual Tech: 4 years (Required)
  • Polycom, Tandberg, Lifesize, etc.: 4 years (Required)

Additional Compensation:

  • Bonuses


  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Paid time off