OMNITEC Solutions, Inc. Shipboard AV Technician, SITE in Norfolk, Virginia

*Shipboard AV Technician, SITE *

Alternate Job Title: Audio/Visual Technician, Naval Ships;

Use your broadcast technician skills to support our military service members!

OMNITEC Solutions, Inc., ( ) has an immediate opening in Norfolk, VA for an experienced Technician to integrate and install Broadcast, Cable TV and Surveillance Camera Systems in US Navy ships. Current knowledge of IP-based video distribution systems is a definite plus.

Work location is on site in Norfolk, VA, 23511 with regular CONUS and some OCONUS travel required.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Design, integrate, install, upgrade and maintain broadcast and production closed circuit television systems, surveillance camera systems and fiber optic and RF cable distribution systems used for entertainment, training, and security aboard United States Navy, Coast Guard, and Military Sealift Command ships;
  • Interpret and understand system and equipment drawings and cable run sheets;
  • Integrate equipment in racks, fabricate and run cables, and conduct test & troubleshooting, in both lab and shipboard environments;
  • Schedule installs and work packages and coordinate yard services;
  • Learn and continue to stay current with networking technology, especially multi-cast network architectures used for video transmission;
  • Work within established supply process, including coordination with ship’s forces for maintenance and repair;
  • Train personnel on use and maintenance of systems.
  • Regular CONUS & infrequent OCONUS travel.

Required Skills

  • 4 years’ experience with integration and/or maintenance of broadcast television systems;
  • Ability to troubleshoot and repair television and related cable distribution systems;
  • Ability to use desktop and laptop computers for maintenance tracking;
  • Aptitude to have or acquire IP network knowledge and skills;
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds and to access tight shipboard spaces;
  • Ability climb ladders, walk long distances, carry tools and test equipment onto and off of ships;
  • US citizenship and an active Secret clearance, or ability to immediately obtain one, is required as this position supports a DOD client.

Helpful Skills

  • Knowledge of IP networking technology, especially router and switch configuration and troubleshooting;
  • Knowledge of the procedures and regulations regarding installations of systems in US Navy ships;
  • Experience with SHIPMAIN/RMMCO;
  • Knowledge of RF television distribution systems using coaxial and fiber optic cabling;
  • Knowledge of surveillance systems;
  • Familiarity with satellite receiving systems;
  • Familiarity with IP based television and/or camera systems.

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OMNITEC Solutions, Inc., is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, disability, gender, gender identity, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Location: Norfolk, VA

Type: Full Time

Department: Media Eng & Tech Services

Experience: Mid Level