Multimedia Classroom Technician

Employer: Radford University
Job Location: Radford, Virginia
Category: Engineering/Electrical/Mechanical, IT/Computers/Networking
Employment Type: Full Time
Last Updated: 10/31/2019
Closing Date: 12/30/2019
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Radford University is a comprehensive, midsize public university that is student-focused, providing its more than 9,900 students a diversity of outstanding academic programs. Well known for its strong faculty/student bonds, innovative use of technology in the learning environment and vibrant student life on a beautiful campus, Radford University offers many opportunities to get involved and succeed in and out of the classroom.
Job Description Radford University invites applications for the position of Multimedia Classroom Technician in the Division of Information Technology.  This position will Provide support for the installation and maintenance of a/v technologies in campus classroom meeting spaces and other venues. Work collaboratively in a team environment. Assemble and install AV components and wire equipment racks per engineering documentation. Pull terminate, label and test cabling for audio, video, data and control equipment. Correctly and safely mount, test and calibrate equipment to include projectors, screens, monitors, cameras and speakers. Test cabling and equipment to ensure systems are in good working order. Communicate with Lead Technician with status updates identifying issues and resolutions, working with subcontractors and/or third parties as necessary. Serve as backup AV Tech for campus events.

Required Qualifications:  Must have working knowledge of electronics, a/v and computer systems.  Ability to solder and construct cables. General trades familiarity. Knowledge of proper operation of power tools. Proficiency in reading and understanding electronic wiring diagrams, technical requirements, and specifications. Strong problem-solving skills. Ability to work effectively with clients and coworkers with minimal supervision. Must have effective oral and written communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications:  Preference given for experience supporting a/v technology in meeting spaces, projection systems/display devices, Crestron control systems, switching, routing, interfacing technology, video conferencing and audio conferencing technologies. Ability to install, operate and service most AV equipment and systems.

Apply online at  Only online applications will be accepted.  Review of applications will begin on November 15, 2019. 

Radford University is an EO/AA employer committed to diversity.  All new hires to Radford University are subject to E-Verify.  E-Verify is administered by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, USCIS-Verification Division and the Social Security Administration and allows participating employers to electronically verify employment eligibility. 
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