Technical Services EMEA
Location: Wokingham, United Kingdom, EMEA
Christie is the world’s leading manufacturer of digital cinema projection systems. The recipient of two awards for technical excellence from the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences, Christie designs, develops and manufactures Pro-AV display solutions for applications as diverse as boardroom presentation and the VR-stereo systems used in product modeling by the automotive and aerospace industries.
Christie employs more than 1,400 professionals worldwide supporting 19 international offices and three manufacturing sites with modern ISO 9001:2000 and 14001 facilities.
Christie is a privately held company.
The Site Supervisor role involves working within Christie Technical Services Organisation and with client representatives to coordinate installation activities in the least intrusive manner to minimize disruption of ongoing business activities.
The Site Supervisor role is a hands-on position where the successful individual will be completing and supervising on site installation activities at our customers, partners and end users premises.
The successful candidate will be an accomplished leader as part of a team with extensive visual solution installation experience. They will be calm under pressure, have excellent interpersonal skills and possess an ability to think innovatively to bring solutions for problems forward.
Knowledge of ours or our competitors’ products and of industry installation practices is essential but full training on Christie products will be given. This role is varied and will involve international travel to visits customer sites and will provide the opportunity to attend trade shows for build, both in the UK and abroad. A full up to date passport and car driving license is therefore necessary.
Further industry training in related products and achievement of industry recognised qualifications, such as Infocomm’s CTS-D as well as internal product training are also requirements of this position.
A company vehicle will be provided.
Lead on site Installation teams
Work with assigned team to meet installation schedules provided by the Implementation team.
Supervise third party vendors who support the integration, installation and other deployment activities required to effectively execute installation projects/deployments.
Maintain open communication with Project Management and coordinators to ensure continuity and success in each project.
Assist Project Management to identify appropriate equipment, special materials and modifications required to complete installation
Complete the equipment installation process according to scripts and schedules provided by the implementation team.
Inform project management with continuous updates on progress and issues.
Education and Training
Recognised Qualifications in Electronics or industry related subject, higher GNVQ III / ONC or higher
Good general education, demonstrating the ability and willingness to learn
Excellent Verbal and written communication skills
Skills and Experience
Av solutions installation experience
Excellent IT skills with experience in Microsoft Office and Windows
Networking knowledge desirable
Work experience in industry with Christie Partners using Christie or competitor equipment useful although full training given
This role is based in our Wokingham office, however travel to other countries will be part of the role therefore a full current Passport and Car driving license is required