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Communications Specialist 2

Birmingham, AL 35203

Posted: 07/01/2024 Industry: Infrastructure Job Number: 38655 Remote/Work From Home Jobs: No

Job Description

Job Title: Communications Specialist 2
Type of Engagement: 2-year contract; extension possible (Not open to 3rd party C2C consultants. Visa sponsorship is not available)
Work Location: Onsite position located in Birmingham, AL.

Job Overview:

Searching for an energetic and forward-thinking Multi-Media Communications Specialist. This is a great opportunity to build professional experience with the cutting-edge team.

Essential Job Responsibilities:
  • Setup and/or install equipment such as microphones, sound speakers, video screens, projectors, video monitors, recording equipment.
  • Resolve technical issues and troubleshoot as necessary.
  • Provide training on the operation of equipment to new users.
  • Support client technical needs for in-person and hybrid meetings.
  • Connect audio/video calls with other office locations utilizing in-room meeting technology and Microsoft Teams meetings.
  • Ensure client satisfaction on projects and communicate progress with management and clients.  Cleaning, updating, maintenance, or repairs on audio visual equipment and researching potential upgrades.
  • Ability to diagnose computer and peripheral devices failures (and implement the associated corrective action).
  • Assist the A/V team with new builds and projects.
  • Must have excellent interpersonal and organizational skills; be self-directed and innovative.
  • Strong teamwork and project management skills are needed.
  • Must be willing and able to handle multiple tasks in a high-pressure work environment.
  • Update and maintain equipment and software.
  • Always maintain work areas and computer system readiness.
  • Work with A/V integration companies on complex systems or system overhauls to minimize equipment down-time.
  • ?75% In person event production and technology.
  • 25% Collaborative Public Relations Creative Services project support.

Required Skills & Experience:
  • 2+ years of relevant experience
  • 1 year of experience working with A/V equipment in a streaming and/or conference room setup
  • Superior communication skills and experience working with cross-functional teams.
  • Creative and analytical thinker.
  • Highly organized with strong time management skills and attention to detail.

Big Bonus Points if you have:
  • Experience operating sound, video, and lighting equipment during live events.
  • Be able to troubleshoot issues during live events (from networking to hardware).
  • Show high attention to detail, including proven ability to manage multiple, competing priorities simultaneously. 
  • Proven ability to creatively solve problems.?
  • Be comfortable in fast-paced work environments with the ability to react quickly and confidently.
  • Have knowledge and expertise in the latest gear, programs, equipment, and best practices in event and livestreaming productions.
  • Ensure objectives are met on time and within budget.
  • Be able to build productive professional relationships with diverse clients and audiences, to achieve company’s communication and business goals.
  • Demonstrate a professional demeanor and excellent customer service with high-profile clients and executives.
  • Candidate must model company behaviors of customer focus (Safety First, Unquestionable Trust, Superior Performance, Total Commitment) with strong teamwork skills and demonstrated ability to work with different levels of employees and management.

Job Requisition # 38655

A reasonable estimate of the pay range for this role is $37.00 - $42.00 per hour. The disclosed pay range estimate has not been adjusted for the applicable geographic differential associated with the location at which the position may be filled.  The compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case, such as skills and experience levels.

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APC is committed to creating a diverse work environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified candidates will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, genetics, or veteran status. 

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