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Senior AV Consultant

WSP - Full Time - Sydney, NSW.


17 July 2023

Join our team of intelligent and collaborative Changemakers and make your mark on tomorrow. This role will see you become a leader, thereby enhancing your capabilities and the reputation of WSP’s Property and Buildings Specialist Technology team. You will collaborate with talented and diverse professionals working on iconic projects to drive future ready outcomes that will benefit clients and communities.

Our Changemakers Enjoy:

  • Flexible working hours and a hybrid work environment
  • A social, collaborative, and inclusive culture with a calendar full of social and networking events
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Program and to corporate health and travel discounts
  • 12 weeks parental leave
  • Options for global mobility and purchased additional leave
  • And much more.

Our Property and Buildings team is a world-leading management and technical consultancy operating across all sectors. We are passionate about tackling the complex and sophisticated challenges of the built environment and delivering innovative and sustainable solutions to create accessible, resilient and liveable communities.

Due to anticipated growth, we are currently looking to engage a Senior AV Consultant to join our NSW team. Our Technology Systems (TS) team are highly qualified, experienced and collaborative professionals who are client focused on delivering cutting-edge, innovative solutions for our clients in the AV, ICT, Security & Smart Buildings fields. The TS team forms part of our broader Specialist Disciplines group who are housed within our industry-leading, 900+ Property & Buildings (P&B) business line.

What You’ll Do:

  • Actively work with clients to develop their technology strategy and masterplan
  • Actively work with clients and wider project team on AV technology implementation
  • Actively client-facing, maintaining strong business relationships and running small-to-medium scale projects;
  • Serve as the primary point of contact and consultant for clients, understanding their audio-visual needs, and proposing innovative solutions.
  • Design and develop audio-visual systems, ensuring they meet client specifications, quality standards, and budget constraints.
  • Provide expert guidance and recommendations on audio-visual equipment, software, and emerging technologies.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including architects, engineers, technicians, and project managers, to ensure seamless implementation and installation of audio-visual solutions.
  • Conduct thorough system testing, troubleshooting, and post-installation support to ensure optimal performance and client satisfaction.
  • Stay up-to-date with industry trends and advancements in audio-visual technology, attending relevant conferences and seminars.
  • Carry out project and engineering work as delegated in support of technical and commercial standards for all scales of projects;.
  • Work on local, national and international projects

About You:

  • Bachelor of Engineering or equivalent industry experience and knowledge
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience as an Audio-Visual Consultant / Integrator / Technician with a focus on designing and implementing complex AV systems.
  • Profound knowledge of commercial audio-visual technologies, including AVoIP, projection systems, video walls, electroacoustics, server-based control, integrated control systems, and networked AV solutions.
  • Understanding of ICT networks and network based AV technologies.
  • Strong understanding of industry standards and best practices for AV design, integration, and installation.
  • Demonstrated capability in writing reports and specifications.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build strong relationships with clients and collaborate effectively with internal teams.
  • Proven track record of successfully managing and delivering multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Professional certifications such as CTS (Certified Technology Specialist) or CTS-D (Certified Technology Specialist – Design) are highly desirable.
  • Healthy track record of running smaller scale projects (medium scale would be advantageous).
  • Thorough working knowledge of relevant Standards and Codes (AVIXA, BICSI, AS/NZS, NCC etc.)
  • Proficiency with Visio and EASE (knowledge of BIM, NavisWorks and Revit MEP would be advantageous)
  • Capacity to effectively handle competing priorities, prioritise work and meet tight deadlines
  • Ability to liaise and coordinate effectively with all internal/external stakeholders throughout the project lifecycle
  • Well-developed interpersonal and communication and ability to work within a team environment

About WSP
WSP is one of the world’s leading engineering professional services consulting firms, bringing together approximately 5,000 talented people across 14 offices in Australia. We have committed to halving the carbon footprint of our designs and advice by 2030. Our sustainable solutions and Future Ready projects will help societies grow for lifetimes to come.

We are committed to providing an inclusive, diverse and equal opportunity workplace. We promote Indigenous voices and are actively delivering a ‘Stretch’ level Reconciliation Action Plan. Accredited by the Workplace Gender Equality Agency as an Employer of Choice, we also support the LGBTQI+ community, and encourage all employees to bring their whole selves to work.

Think this could be the opportunity for you? Apply now to begin your journey with WSP.


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