AV CAD Technician

Introduction / What we do at Hereworks

Hereworks is a provider of commercial Smart Building and technology solutions throughout Ireland, the UK and beyond. We offer end-to-end solutions including Smart Building Technologies, IoT, Audio Visual Solutions, Telecommunication Systems and much more. We are unique in our ability to provide an integrated approach to our client’s needs, ensuring that client brand and communication goals are met in a powerful combination of relevant solutions. With a commitment to innovation and excellence, we empower businesses to achieve seamless connectivity, enhance collaboration, and create intelligent environments that adapt to their needs.

What's the opportunity? (Role)

The AV CAD Technician is responsible for creating detailed AutoCAD drawings and designs for audiovisual (AV) systems in various environments. This role involves working closely with engineers, project managers, and other stakeholders to ensure accurate and high-quality designs that meet client specifications and industry standards.

Benefits of joining us in the AV CAD Technician Role

  • Hereworks prides itself on its exceptional and motivated people, and you will be joining a professional, warm, welcoming and enthusiastic team
  • The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work with a broad and diverse range of technologies
  • Hybrid Working Options
  • Pension Scheme
  • Income Protection and Death in Service scheme
  • Membership of Employee Assistance Programme
  • Excellent opportunity to advance your career and progress within the group
  • Competitive salary based on experience and qualifications
  • Opportunities for professional development and continuing education
  • A collaborative and supportive work environment

What will you be doing? (Responsibilities)

  • Drafting and Design: Create detailed AV system designs, including schematics, layouts, and equipment specifications, using AutoCAD and other design software
  • Collaboration: Work with project managers, engineers, and clients to gather requirements and ensure that designs meet the project specifications and client needs
  • Documentation: Produce comprehensive design documentation, including block diagrams, wiring schematics, rack elevations, and system layouts
  • Quality Assurance: Review designs for accuracy, completeness, and compliance with industry standards and client requirements
  • Coordination: Assist in coordinating with installation teams to ensure that designs are implemented correctly and efficiently
  • Technical Support: Provide technical support during the installation and commissioning phases to address any design-related issues
  • Updates and Revisions: Maintain and update design documents as changes occur throughout the project lifecycle
  • Industry Standards: Stay current with AV industry standards, technologies, and best practices

What do you need? (Requirements)

  • Education: Associate or Bachelor's degree in a related field (e.g., Engineering, Drafting, Audio Visual Technology) preferred
  • Experience: Minimum of 2-3 years of experience in AV system design and CAD drafting
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD and other relevant design software (e.g., Revit, Visio)
  • Strong understanding of AV systems, including audio, video, control, and networking components
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy
  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to think critically
  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
  • Knowledge of industry standards such as AVIXA (formerly InfoComm) and other relevant guidelines
  • Certifications: Relevant certifications (e.g., AVIXA CTS, AutoCAD certification) are a plus
  • Technical Proficiency: Familiarity with various AV equipment and technologies, such as projectors, displays, sound systems, and control systems
  • Physical Requirements: Ability to visit job sites and potentially assist with the physical installation of AV systems when needed
  • Flexibility: Willingness to work flexible hours and travel to client sites as necessary

Practicalities

Salary: Depending on Experience
Location: Head Office (Ashbourne, Co. Meath), Hybrid working model.

How to Apply

Interested candidates are encouraged to submit their resume and cover letter detailing their relevant experience and qualifications to careers@hereworks.io. 
Hereworks is an equal-opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

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