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AV Senior Engineer / Project Manager - REF No. HQ5603

Industry Sector: Engineering - Field Service
Location: Birmingham, West Midlands, England

Salary: from £28000 to £32000 per Annum

FRS Office: FRS Headquarters
Consultant: Bill Tharp

Job Summary

One of the largest integrators of Audio Visual solutions in the UK requires an experienced AV Project Manager/Senior Engineer to join their team. Our client supplies and installs AV products for a variety of industries nationwide. An AV Project Manager/Senior Engineer will provide not only AV installation and servicing, but also project management on new builds, as well as retro-fitting and refurbishment projects to commercial environments in the UK. Ideally, an AV Project Manager/Senior Engineer will have around 5-10 years' experience as an AV Engineer with proven project management experience. With plans to expand the business, an AV Project Manager/Senior Engineer could be called out anywhere in the Midlands or Southern England. The client offers a competitive salary package plus overtime, a company vehicle, mobile phone and company pension scheme.

Detailed Job Description

HQ5603 AV Senior Engineer/Project Manager

Location: The Midlands and the South of England

Salary: £28,000 - £32,000 + overtime, benefits

One of the largest integrators of Audio Visual solutions in the UK requires an experienced AV Senior Engineer/Project Manager to join their team. Our client supplies and installs AV products for a variety of industries nationwide. An AV Senior Engineer/Project Manager will provide not only AV installation and servicing, but also project management on new builds, as well as retro-fitting and refurbishment projects to commercial environments in the UK. Ideally, an AV Senior Engineer/Project Manager will have around 5-10 years' experience as an AV Engineer with proven project management experience. With plans to expand the business, an AV Senior Engineer/Project Manager could be called out anywhere in the Midlands or the South of England. The client offers a competitive salary package plus overtime, a company vehicle, mobile phone and company pension scheme.

Applications from suitably experienced ex-military personnel (British Army, Royal Air Force, Royal Navy or Royal Marines) are strongly encouraged to apply.

The AV Senior Engineer/Project Manager will carry out 1st fix and 2nd fix/commissioning to LCD & LED visual displays, video walls, projectors, digital signage, commercial/home automation, commercial audio systems, multi home audio systems, home cinema, multi-room HD, SD,RF distribution, as well as associated cabling and building of AV equipment racks. The AV Project Manager/Senior Engineer will manage projects and service customers' AV and CCTV equipment.

Key Responsibilities

* Carry out 1 st and 2 nd fix/commissioning and service calls to custom installations
* Attend briefing and pre-contract meetings
* Understanding installation requirements and possible issues creating, quotations, marking up of plans
* Serve as the primary point of contact for both clients and installers to the UK pub sector and also other commercial environments

Person Specification (essential)

* Minimum 5 years' experience (ideally 10 years) within the AV sector as an engineer
* Electrical engineering bias
* Proven project management experience
* Strong client facing skills
* Flexibility for overnight stays
* Clean and current driving licence

Salary

£28,000 - £32,000 + benefits and overtime

Benefits

* Company vehicle
* Mobile phone
* Company pension


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