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Career and Education Opportunities for Audio Visual Technicians

In general, audio visual technicians set up or set up and operate audio and video equipment including microphones, sound speakers, video screens, projectors, video monitors, recording equipment, connecting wires and cables, sound and mixing boards, and related electronic equipment for concerts, sports events, meetings and conventions, presentations, and news conferences. They also may also set up and operate associated spotlights and other custom lighting systems.

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JOB DESCRIPTION: Audio Visual Technician

Audio Visual Technician video from the State of New Jersey Dept. of Labor and Workforce Development

Audio visual technicians notify supervisors when major equipment repairs are needed. Finally, audio visual technicians perform minor repairs and routine cleaning of audio and video equipment.

Every day, audio visual technicians are expected to be able to articulate ideas and problems. They need to listen to and understand others in meetings. It is also important that they distinguish between colors.