Audio-Visual Installation Superintendent - NY / NJ
Location: New York
Posted on: November 20, 2023
Audio-Visual Installation Superintendent - NY / NJ
Kenilworth, NJ, USA * Manhattan, New York, NY, USA * New York, NY,
Friday, September 8, 2023
What part will you play?
The Installation Superintendent is responsible for performing a
wide variety of installation duties on technology projects for our
clients. This position is the key field position for on-site
direction of work and the actual work that gets done in our
clients' buildings. The Installation Superintendent needs to
coordinate closely with project management, building contractors
and others to manage all on-site installation activity. This
position is a combination of Senior Install Tech and On-site
Project Manager focused on the installation activity on the job
site. This position does not directly manage personnel, (direct
reports) but does manage the installation projects and ensures the
installation occurs on time with no interruptions. This position is
key in working with project managers and installation staff to
resolve roadblocks for successful completion. This position is also
responsible for ensuring the highest quality of installation work.
Although this position can do some actual install work it is mostly
focused on the site management functions listed.
What will you be doing?
Possesses all skills from Senior Install Tech position to drive
successful completion, quality control and achieve goals.
Oversee all on-site activity on the active project job site and
address any issues necessary to achieve quality and timeline
Leads and delegates tasks to multiple install crews, subcontractors
and union trades. Will be required to regularly lead a team on
Oversee all field operations and report progress, status and issues
to project manager.
Supervises the physical installation of a wide variety of
technology into a wide variety of locations.
Maintains all quality control on jobsite, checking all work from
employees, subcontractors and union trades. Managing any
discrepancies in our standards.
Able to read and understand functional design drawings as well as
cable riser diagrams.
Provide a consistent level of technical performance as well as
flexibility in work schedule. This position requires periodic
overtime, weekends and may require regular overtime for extended
periods to meet deadlines
Able to complete assignments in accordance with or better than
established task durations as well as estimate task durations to
meet assigned deadlines. Provides daily feedback to Project
Able to build and wire custom panels from engineering drawings.
Advanced Fiber optic cable handling, installation termination and
Provide training and assistance to on-site install techs.
Maintain an organized work environment specifically orderliness and
cleanliness of the shop and jobsites.
Responsible for tracking and maintaining toolkits, job material
boxes, company vehicles and installation materials inventories.
Keeping things clean, orderly and well documented.
Responsible for tracking and maintaining their personal licenses,
certifications and qualifications. (some states have specific
requirement in this area)
Maintain daily record of time worked on specific projects for
timesheet entry. Checking time records for all on-site labor.
Maintain an activity log and a personnel log for understanding
peoples skills and reporting on recommended improvements.
This level of technician will be responsible for performing tasks
on clients' job sites with no supervision. This position is
responsible for the coordination with clients, contractors and
subcontractors. This position will be the key and only field
superintendent in many situations and will be responsible for
delegating work, monitoring others work and communicating with key
stakeholders on behalf of the PM. Requires maintaining quality
control on all field work. This position requires the highest level
of technical and people skills along with great communication
Decision Making Authority:
This position is often alone on the job sites and requires making
good judgement about decisions that need to be made. In general the
project manager and a site supervisor are available to answer
questions but this position is very independent and will be looked
upon to make many onsite decisions on behalf of the PM. This
position requires good diplomacy in working with our clients and
other key stakeholders on the job sites.
Physical Working Environment:
The physical demands described here are representative of those
that may be met by an employee. The employee may be exposed to
construction site conditions on a regular basis. Employee will be
responsible for their safety while on job sites and to comply with
all safety regulations in place by the GC. Use of PPE is usually
required on job sites. The employee can typically spend at least
60% of their time on their feet and be required to mobile around
the construction site. The employee must have the ability to
occasionally climb ladders, use stairs and lift and/or move
materials up to 40 pounds in construction areas. The individual is
regularly required to use keyboards, test equipment and controls
required for SI installation projects. Specific vision abilities
required for this job include close vision, distance vision,
peripheral vision and depth vision. When not on construction sites,
the employee will experience normal office conditions and be
required to use office equipment such as computers, peripherals,
Frequent travel by car and occasional airplane trips are required.
Employee must possess a valid driver's license in their state of
residence. Employee will be required to use their own vehicle and
will be reimbursed for mileage at the current corporate rate. Local
travel to job sites (within a 2 hour driving distance each way)
will make up 70-90% usually but remote travel can be up to 30% of
the job at times. 10% remote travel is required on a regular
basis.Occasional travel by airplane for out of town projects is
What do we require from you?
High school or GED equal.
Associates/Bachelors degree and/or equivalent experience.
AVIXA CTS Certification is preferred.
AVIXA CTS-I Certification is highly encouraged.
Must have a valid drivers license and adhere to our insurance
OSHA 30 Certificate required.
NYC OSHA30 preferred
Other relevant certifications may be required or preferred based on
the technology focus of the position.
Required/Desired Knowledge, Experience and Skills:
5+ years of experience as an installation technician or related
Familiarity with a wide range of audio, video and networking
Knowledgeable of low voltage electrical concepts
Possess advanced AV or Broadcast installation skills
Previous experience leading project teams
Good verbal communication skills and good customer service
Ability to diagnose, troubleshoot and resolve technical
To learn more about becoming part of the Diversified team, visit us
at http://diversifiedus.com/about/careers/ or email us at
Diversified is an equal employment opportunity employer and all
aspects of employment will be based on job requirements, individual
qualifications, merit, performance and business needs. We provide
equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants
without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender,
sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, age,
disability or genetic information, or any other applicable
characteristic protected under federal, state or local law. We
celebrate diversity and encourage people of all backgrounds to
apply for available positions. Individuals needing assistance or an
accommodation to complete an application due to a disability, may
contact Human Resources at 800.811.2771.
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- Kenilworth, NJ, USA
- Manhattan, New York, NY, USA
- New York, NY, USA
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