This position exists to differentiate Ford AV designs and installations though the quality and performance of copper, fiber and wireless distribution systems leading to highly-reliable system operations and customer satisfaction.
JOB DUTIES/ RESPONSIBILITIES:
Take ownership for the overall quality and delivery of copper, fiber and wireless distribution systems for projects sold and supported by Ford AV
Document and maintain standardized best practices and products used by Ford for the design, installation and testing of copper, fiber and wireless distribution systems
Develop and deliver training for job center personnel including but not limited to the design, installation and testing of copper, fiber and wireless distribution systems
Develop and manage compliance measures to ensure company-wide consistency for design and installation
Assist with performance testing, certification and documentation for copper, fiber and wireless distribution systems
Consult and assist for active customer jobs and service calls
Participate in meetings, including but not limited to, construction meetings and pre-sales meetings
Ownership and resolution of high-level technical escalations as the company subject matter expert
Provide consultation and assistance for internal Ford projects installing, servicing and updating our copper, fiber and wireless networks
Actively participate in Ford safety meetings, MIS meetings and training activities.
Participate in PM support activities and project reviews as required
Regularly update and maintain the BICSI Telecommunications Distribution Methods Manual
Actively maintain RCDD renewal requirements
Current and verifiable RCDD Certification (Registered Communications Distribution Designer)
Verifiable designs for large-enterprise data networks (copper and fiber) including wireless networks
Experience leading projects and managing crews to install structured cabling including backbone and horizontal cabling systems
Experience testing and certifying copper and fiber cabling systems
Proficient in reading architectural and system design drawings
Excellent leadership and communication skills
Empathetic, able to understand and support the success factors of other employees
Organized, Assertive and Decisive
Additional Salary Information: Ford AV offers a competitive salary and benefits including medical, dental, short-term disability and basic life insurance, paid time off (PTO), paid holidays, and 401K w/ matching, job profit-sharing and opportunities for advancement.
Internal Number: RCDD
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 550+ 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.