Engineers have always been an integral part of Ford AV, and they play a significant role in the systems that are designed and installed. Engineers have the opportunity to design all types of systems. The engineer is responsible for preparing CAD system drawings, programming DSP, and designing A/V computer control systems. The remaining time is spent meeting with clients and inspecting, testing, and working at job sites. The engineer also participates in the training of the customer. Every engineer is expected to approach all projects with an emphasis on quality design, installation, and service.
B.S. in Electrical Engineering or Electrical Engineering Technology
Experience with the design and installation of professional audio, video and lighting systems
Programming experience with Crestron /AMX is preferred
Experience with CAD or AutoCAD
Knowledge of room acoustics and noise control
Strong leadership skills
Ability to travel: Approximately 4 days/ month (depending upon the size & location of the project)
High standards for personal integrity, work ethic, professional presentation, and quality of work
Excellent communication and PC skills
Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines
Excellent quality of customer service
Seeking long-term employment
Ability to play a musical instrument and/ or read music is preferred
Personal interest in acoustics, electronics, music, sound, lighting, and/or video systems desired
Additional Salary Information: Ford AV offers a competitive salary and benefits including medical, dental, short-term disability and life insurance, paid time off (PTO), paid holidays, and 401K with a matching fund, job profit-sharing and opportunities for advancement.
About Ford AV
Ford AV designs, installs, rents and services professional sound, video, and lighting systems for businesses, churches, education, entertainment, government, performing arts centers and sporting venues. Established in 1973 by the present owners, the company employs 500+ with offices across the United States. Recognized as one of the top contractors in the nation, Ford has provided A/V systems for many of the nation's top facilities including: US House of Representatives, Exxon Mobile, Apple, State Farm, Houston Intercontinental Airport, Denver Bronco Stadium, Rockies Stadium, Denver Airport, Coca Cola, Fannie Mae, Phoenix Convention Center, and many others. Ford AV is best known for the quality of people who serve our customers.