A/V Rack Fabrication Technician in Alpharetta, GA at Whitlock

Date Posted: 9/11/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

 Whitlock has a great opportunity for a Rack Fabrication Technician to join our team.  The Rack Fabrication Technician is to provide organization and coordination of equipment, materials and drawings required for the integration of audiovisual systems for Whitlock customers. This work will be done at the Whitlock branch and involves inventory of equipment and materials to be available on time to meet integration schedules. This person works along side our team to ensure equipment rack fabrication for projects in accordance with Whitlock wiring diagrams and standards for quality assurance. Strong communication skills, understanding the project scope of work, and attention to detail are key elements of this position.

Additional Duties and Experience:

  • Manage the setup, test, calibrate and commission equipment in the equipment racks and external devices as required to produce fully functional systems. This includes video displays, display systems, screens, cameras, switchers, scalers, processors, transmitters, receivers, interfaces, microphones, mixers, amplifiers, controls, and other devices.
  • Ensure all equipment racks are produced in accordance with work instructions and comply with workmanship standards.
  • Perform quality test procedures and ensure product complies with test acceptance requirements.
  • Collaborate with Control Systems Programmers to sure that all system devices interact with the control system to produce expected and results.
  • Take a proactive position of responsibility for executing Whitlock projects on time, on budget, and meeting minimum quality standards.
  • Provide shop estimates for rack fabrication and equipment staging in support of proposals.
  • Provide support to installation staff as required.
  • Work with Production Manager to coordinate logistics of receiving equipment and delivering completed staged systems.
  • Monitor and ensure an adequate level of inventory for Cables, Connectors, Hardware and other consumables for the staging process is maintained.
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to multi-task
  • Self-sufficient, self-motivated, organized, reliable and punctual
  • Professional demeanor and good people skills including the ability to interact well with customers, office personnel, field technicians, engineers, sales, vendors, management, etc.
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs. on a continual basis/ must be able to push 150 lbs.