Exhibit & A/V Technician

Position Reports to: 
Assistant Director of Exhibit Operations

Employment Status: 
Full-time, Shift will be from 1:30 PM - 10:00 PM, Thursday - Monday

Minimum Qualifications:
High School Diploma; two year degree preferred or technical school certification.  3-5 years’ experience repairing and troubleshooting in electronic, mechanical, A/V systems and computer fields. Proficient with computer and software.  Must know how to use basic tools and shop equipment.  Should have strong diagnostic skills and know how to prioritize repairs.  

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
Maintain museum exhibits; troubleshoot and repair museum exhibits and maintain all electronic devices.  Good understanding of computer and A/V equipment required. Travel is required for some exhibit installations. Lifting is required under 100 lbs. Electronics or A/V certifications and training preferred.


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