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AV Installation Manager

  • Cedar Knolls, NJ, New Jersey, United States
US - SD02 - Installations-Project Management-Project Engineers

Job description

Role - AV Installation Manager

Contract type - Permanent

Location - New York / New Jersey with frequent travel by Car, within the U.S. and Air.

Salary - $100,000 - $125,000 per year (depending on experience), plus benefits

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an AV Installation Manager to join a fast-growing technology company. Kinly is the UK’s leading provider of Audio Visual and Video Conferencing solutions and is expanding rapidly overseas as well as developing several market leading innovations.

The purpose of the role is to be responsible for performing a wide variety of installation and job management duties on technology projects for our clients. This position is the key field position for on-site supervision and direction of work that gets done in our clients’ facilities. The Installation Manager needs to coordinate closely with project management, building and general contractors, customers, installation resources and others to oversee all on-site installation activity. This position is focused on oversight and management of the installation activity on the job site.

This position is key in working with project managers and installation staff to resolve roadblocks for successful completion. This position is also responsible for ensuring the highest quality of installation work. Although this position will do some actual install work, the focus is primarily on the site management and work coordination functions listed.

Job requirements

Key responsibilities:

  • Oversee on-site activities and ensure quality control and timely completion of projects.
  • Supervise and delegate tasks to field technicians, subcontractors, and union trades.
  • Lead and manage installation crews on large projects.
  • Review and understand project documents such as Statements of Work, Bill of Materials, and engineering drawings.
  • Maintain quality standards on the job site, including checking work from employees, subcontractors, and union trades.
  • Coordinate with clients, contractors, and subcontractors.
  • Provide technical support and troubleshooting during system installation and commissioning.
  • Conduct User Acceptance Testing (UAT) and ensure systems meet client expectations before handover.
  • Maintain personal licenses, certifications, and qualifications as required.
  • Record time worked on specific projects for timesheet entry and maintain activity and personnel logs.
  • Provide training and assistance to on-site technicians.
  • Participate in documenting and maintaining operations, network development, and maintenance processes and procedures.
  • Participate in engineering and project reviews providing critical analysis comments.
  • Perform fault finding on systems and document issues.
  • Provide break/fix support to clients as needed

Skills and experience:

  • AVIXA CTS Certification preferred
  • Proven experience in the Installation field with advanced AV installation 
  • Ability to troubleshoot and resolve technical problems.
  • Ability to look at process improvement details
  • Willingness to work as part of a global team
  • Ability to interface well with clients and peers to lead staff effectively.
  • Must possess a valid drivers license

If you are selected for interview, and need any reasonable adjustments made for your interview, please let the Talent Acquisition team know, at the point of scheduling.

About Kinly

Kinly is the globally trusted AV and UCC technology advisor to world-class organisations. Our solutions drive maximum collaboration, engagement and productivity to enable a world where people can work together, from everywhere. Our people are unified by a passion for helping teams achieve their workplace communication and collaboration goals, irrespective of complexity, location or project size. We design, engineer and support audio visual and collaboration technology solutions that add real business value and deliver exceptional user experiences, every time.

Why Kinly?

We are experienced: When you join our family you’ll be part of a multi-award-winning team made up of the industry’s most innovative professionals.

We are proven: The world’s leading global businesses rely on us to deliver secure and reliable meeting experiences. Come with us on our journey.

We are independent: We partner with the world’s best AV vendors to deliver our customers unrivalled access to cutting edge technology tailored to their exact needs.

We are global: You’ll be working with alongside the world’s leading brands and supporting them on high-profile, international projects.

Equal Opportunities:

Kinly is committed to providing equal opportunities in employment, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, age, gender identity, pregnancy, colour, race, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, religion or any other ‘protected characteristics. We welcome your application.