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40615135 A/V Technician - New York, NY

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A/V Technician Department
Audio Visual - 063 Position Summary

Primary responsibilities and duties include the operation, maintenance and troubleshooting of: audio equipment and sound systems; analog and digital video equipment; lighting control systems and projection systems; and other duties as assigned.
This is a one-year term position. Required Qualifications

- Two or more years of experience in AV operation and support
- Familiarity with PC and Mac computer operation systems
- Ability to read schematics and floor plans, knowledge of basic electronic concepts, good mechanical skills, and familiarity with basic hand tools
- Familiarity with digital video projectors
- Understanding of modern video formats
- Must be a self-starter and possess the ability to work well with others in demanding and stressful situations
- Ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast-paced environment
- Ability to perform tasks requiring physical strength and high manual dexterity sufficient for duties above Preferred Qualifications

- Associate Degree or a two-year technical school certificate is strongly preferred
- A specific focus in lighting or audio is preferred for this opening Physical Demands
Full-Time/Term Total Number of Scheduled Hours Per Pay Period
70 Union Status
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The American Museum of Natural History is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. The Museum does not discriminate with respect to employment, or admission or access to Museum facilities, programs or activities on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, age, disability, marital status, partnership status, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, pregnancy, alienage or citizenship status, current or former participation in the uniformed services, status as a veteran, or national or ethnic origin, or on account of any other basis prohibited by applicable City, State, or Federal law. Additional protections are afforded in employment based on arrest or conviction record, status as a victim of domestic violence, stalking and sex offenses, unemployment status, and credit history, in each case to the extent provided by law. If special accommodations are needed in applying for a position, please call the Office of Human Resources. Quick Link

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GS237P Open Date
01/07/2020 Close Date
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The American Museum of Natural History is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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The American Museum of Natural History is one of the world's preeminent scientific and cultural institutions. Since its founding in 1869, the Museum has advanced its global mission to discover, interpret and disseminate information about human cultures, the natural world and the universe through a wide-ranging program of scientific research, education and exhibition. The Museum is renowned for its exhibitions and scientific collections, which serve as a field guide to the entire planet and present a panorama of the world's cultures. The Museum provides the public with a complete educational experience through its unique exhibitions, classes, lectures, films, and other events. The Museum constantly strives to improve that experience by building relationships with the people who visit the Museum and with those who support it. The American Museum of Natural History is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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200 Central Park W
New York, NY 10024

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