AV Technician

Location: Chicago, IL

Type: Fulltime, Perm

Contact: Mary at mnugent@forbest.com

Required Skills:

  • Associate’s or bachelor’s degree in multimedia, photography, video production, audiovisual, mass communications or a related field
  • A minimum 3 years of experience in event production, multimedia, broadcast, video production or audiovisual communications.
  • Experience supporting web conferencing and/or webcasting applications.
  • Experience supporting multimedia technology.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office, particularly PowerPoint.
  • Ability to travel 5-10% domestically and internationally.
  • Ability to lift 20 pounds

Preferred:

  • Knowledge of webcasting or webinar platforms such as Webex Meetings, Webex Events, On24 Events, VBrick REV, Jabber, Bluejeans, Adobe Connect or similar.
  • Law firm experience

Responsibilities:

  • Schedule and support events including webcasts, web conferences, webinars, multi-point video events and any audiovisual (AV) enabled meetings.
  • Create documentation for agreed-upon logistics and service levels for events and provide event planning and status updates. Follow up after events to collect feedback.
  • Edit, publish, maintain and upload final webcasts, webinars or approved media.
  • Conduct basic video production tasks related to managing camera operations, sound reinforcement, lighting, staging and video editing, as needed. Assist with shoots, as needed.
  • Develop and maintain knowledge of audiovisual technology installed in meeting rooms throughout the firm.
  • Stay up to date on current technologies and trends associated with presentation and event applications.
  • Identify opportunities and make recommendations to increase department efficiencies in processes and operations.
  • Ability to work additional hours and be flexible with schedule, as needed.
  • Other duties, as required.

Contact:

Mary Nugent

Senior Recruiting Consultant

Forbes Technical Consulting LLC

Chicago, IL 60654

mnugent@forbestc.com