Audio Visual Technician

Location: Portland, OR

Think AV - Audio Visual Technician


  • Full-time position with a variable schedule.  
  • Optional and affordable medical, dental, and vision benefits.
  • Competitive hourly rate dependent upon experience.
  • Fun environment where your love of AV blends perfectly with your love of client facing work.
This position will coordinate and manage all event logistics at hotels and other venues within the Portland metropolitan area.  This includes engaging in AV tech functions during the events. This individual will be required to adhere to our clients’ dress code requirement.
  • Interface with clients over email, the phone, and in person to gain strong understand of event needs.
  • Effectively utilize strong working knowledge of sound, video, computer, projection, and/or lighting to support event functions.
  • Pull correct equipment and ensure it’s in good working order, transport equipment to event, install and set up equipment at the event location on time.
  • At event strike, properly take down and check equipment to ensure all equipment is in good condition; loop in supervisor if damage has occurred.
  • Load equipment in appropriate vehicles and return to sub-rental location or home office; digitally ‘check in’ equipment.
To be successful in this position, the individual must be:
  • Prepared: You have at least one year of related experience and a high school diploma or equivalent. 
  • Professional: You effectively manages stress, behave in a manner that engenders strong teamwork, and appropriately seek feedback from peers and managers. 
  • Company Focused: You put the needs of the business ahead of personal gain, follow all establishes policies and procedures, communicate pertinent information to supervisor and peers in a timely manner, and promote a positive company image at all times.  
  • Customer Focused: You listen to and understand customer goals, needs, and concerns and work diligently to meet customer goals, fulfill customer needs, and address customer concerns.
  • Proactive: You seek new tasks and challenges whenever previous work has been completed successfully.
  • Dependable: You are at work when scheduled and use work time for work purposes. If you are not able to come in or will be arriving late, you let the appropriate individuals know in a clear and timely manner. Note:  this position may require you to work in the evenings and on the weekends.
  • Accountable: You take personal responsibility for the quality and timeliness of work, receive solicited and unsolicited feedback well, and utilize feedback to spur professional growth.
  • Safe: You follow all safety guidelines, report injuries, and share any safety concerns with the appropriate persons in a timely manner. 
The following capabilities are required to perform the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations that do not create an undue burden on the company are available to address the following requirements:
  • Ability to: stand, walk, reach with arms and hands, climb or balance, and to stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; lift, carry, and place items of up to 40 pounds without assistance; maintain sustained concentration on computer screens; use keyboards and a variety of peripherals and AV equipment.
  • Must have reliable access to transportation.
  • Must be able to use fine motor skills.
  • Communicate using English both in writing and verbally, in person, over the phone, and via email.
  • Must be able to utilize current and learn new software as it relates to one’s position.
  • Must have current driving license, access to reliable transportation, and a clean driving record.

Interested individuals should submit a cover letter, salary requirements, resume, and professional references. NO PHONE CALLS, PLEASE.

We provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, disability or genetics and is a Drug Free Workplace.
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