Technical A/V Specialist

Job Level
Entry-level position
Job Category
Specialist / Associate
  • Information Technology
Job Status
Areas of Responsibility
  • Audio / Visual

Job Description
Interlochen Center for the Arts, one of America’s most prestigious institutions for arts education, performance and fine arts presentations seeks to hire a Technical A/V Specialist. This position within Information Technology (IT) is responsible for supporting and expanding instructional technology integration across the curriculum in partnership with faculty, academic programs, and administrative colleagues.

Major duties and responsibilities include the following:

The Technical A/V Specialist will build and maintain classrooms, meeting spaces, and common rooms necessary to provide for successful teaching, learning, presentations, and coordinate these activities across the various Interlochen business units.
Assists Interlochen faculty and staff with utilizing a variety of hardware and software applications including, but not limited to projection, Crestron applications, recording, audio, and streaming technology.
In collaboration with the Educational Technology Specialist, faculty, and staff, help implement and support existing technologies to provide successful distance learning.
In collaboration with Interlochen Presents and the Technical A/V Specialist will be responsible for the technology aspects of the Live@Interlochen featured and non-featured webcasts.
The Technical A/V Specialist will be responsible for the acquisition, deployment, and support for Crestron technologies. Existing programming and certifications a plus, but professional development will be offered.
Assist the Interlochen IT Help Desk in providing day to day phone and email support for technologies including, but not limited to Apple OSX, Google Apps, Active Directory, and browser technologies.
Experience in classroom technologies, Crestron programming and projectionist experience a plus
Familiar & experience with distance learning & streaming technologies
Past experience in managing multiple projects in a high pressure work environment
Strong project management skills
Highly motivated with strong attention to detail
Strong critical thinking and analysis skills
Additional Information
Compensation and Benefits:

A competitive salary and benefit package is being offered, commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Application Process:

Required documents for application are: Cover letter, resume and a list of at least three references. These documents should be uploaded into your application, under the additional documents section. You can complete the online application by clicking the "I'm interested" green button.

Materials submitted will be held in strictest confidence, and references will not be contacted without the permission of the applicant. Review of candidates will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.