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Job Title


AV-VC Event Support Technician


Company : Milestone Technologies


Location : San Francisco, CA


Created : 2020-09-12


Job Type : Full Time


Job Description

OverviewCompanyOverviewMilestone Technologies, Inc. is a leading IT Managed Services and IT Professional Services solutions provider headquartered in the Bay Area and serving clients globally. Our unique approach to IT Managed Services includes Contact Center Services, Internal IT Support, Data Center Operations, Workforce Solutions, and IT Professional Services. Our seasoned professionals deliver services based on Milestone’s best practices and service delivery framework. By leveraging our vast knowledge base to execute initiatives, we deliver both short-term and long-term value to our clients and apply continuous service improvement to deliver transformational benefits to IT. With Intelligent Automation, Milestone helps businesses further accelerate their IT transformation. The result is a sharper focus on business objectives and a dramatic improvement in employee productivity. Through our key technology partnerships and our people-first approach, Milestone continues to deliver industry-leading innovation to our clients. With more than 2,000 employees serving over 200 companies worldwide, we are following our mission of revolutionizing the way IT is deployed around the globe.Job OverviewMilestone will provide Audio Visual Event Support services to support a client's video conferencing experience and event spaces in their San Francisco, CA offices. The Milestone AV-VC Event Support Technician will work closely with client's internal IT team, business partners and 3rd party vendors, to support all aspects of Events and Conference room technology in their San Francisco office. This position will also be responsible for the successful planning, production, and execution of Events in live presentations spaces.ResponsibilitiesHow You Make an Impact+ Perform daily conference room and presentation space checks, ensuring systems are ready + Participate in weekly production meetings discussing upcoming events and requirements + Providefirst line of defense against potential problems, escalate according to SLA + Follow all IT policies and SLA’s + Work with event stakeholders to ensure exact technology requirements for events,includingconsultation sessions to acquaint new users with the space + Execute planning and support for large 300+ person external events, Company All-hands meetings down to small (but equally important) team meetings + Operate the full suite of A/V production equipment (Yamaha Audio Mixers, Panasonic and Black Magic video mixers andLiveUvideo streaming, Zoom, Google Meet,etc) + Perform pre-event checks and post eventshutdown + Perform event support duties as needed + Provide end-user training and come up with custom solutions on the fly for events + Maintain inventory and storage space + Contribute to the growth of the organization by flagging potential operational issues and escalating them through the proper channelsQualificationsWhat You Will Need to Succeed+ 5 years relevant work experience in corporate live events, conference center operation, or hotel A/V support + Ability to juggle multiple projects with tight deadlines + Ability to be quick on your feel and negotiate creative solutions quickly and with aplomb + Experience working in a fast-paced high growth environment + Experience with collaboration, workflow and helpdesk ticketing software (G-Suite, Asana, Zendesk) + Proven success in event and project coordination + Effective oral and written skills with attention to detail + Knowledge of event production and conferencing technology (Yamaha, Blackmagic ATEM, Panasonic,Ustream, Crestron, Symmetrix, Biamp, Dante, Chromebox for Meetings) + Ablilityto work independentlyandaspart of a production team + Working knowledge of A/V signal flow in both event technology and installed systems + Excellenttroubleshooting skills andabilityto utilize them under pressure + Ability to keep aflexible schedule to accommodate some night/weekend events As a full-time employee of Milestone Technologies, you will be eligible to receive medical, dental and vision insurance, life insurance, PTO, 401K and many other perks. Join our team today! _Job description is subject to change._ _Milestone Technologies provides equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, marital status, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, or any other category protected by applicable federal and state law, or local ordinance. Milestone also makes reasonable accommodations for disabled applicants and employees._Need help finding the right job?We can recommend jobs specifically for you!Job ID_2020-10379_/# of Openings_1_Category_IT/Engineering_Hire Type_Regular Full-Time_Job Category_Audio Visual / Video Conferencing_ Milestone is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status