Audio Visual Customer Service Technician (On-Call)

Okanagan College



Okanagan College transforms lives and communities.  We are one of Canada’s leading colleges.  We create outstanding educational experiences for our learners, both students and employees.  We work and learn in a welcoming and caring culture.  We are a catalyst for change through collaboration with our learners and partners.  We serve, lead and anticipate the social, economic and environmental needs of communities.


Position Title:

Audio Visual Customer Service Technician (On-Call)

Competition Number:



IT Services


Software & Support Services




Position Summary:

Under the limited supervision of the Manager, Client Services, the Audio Visual (AV) Customer Service Technician is responsible for providing exceptional customer service to the College community with respect to providing support and maintenance within the organization’s audio visual environment. This position collaborates and assists the IT Services team to ensure efficient operation of the organization’s IT environment including responding to service requests for set up and take down of equipment for college functions; performs onsite analysis, diagnosis and resolution of complex AV problems; and other projects as assigned. This position also performs installation, diagnosis, repair, maintenance and upgrades to hardware and software as required and troubleshoots any problem areas (in person, by telephone, remotely, or via e-mail) to provide end-user assistance in a timely and accurate manner.


Education and Experience:

College diploma in the field of Computer Electronics. 2 years related work experience.


Skills and Abilities:

– Ability to provide quality customer service and to create/cultivate trusting relationships with clients and other employees
– Ability to work well as part of a team and to remain calm in stressful circumstances
– Good organizational skills with the ability to work independently and accurately prioritize incidents and service requests to ensure problem resolution and customer satisfaction
– Ability to accurately document instances of equipment or component failure, repair, installation, and removal
– Ability to read and understand technical manuals, procedural documentation, and OEM guides
– Excellent verbal and written English skills, with the ability to communicate clearly and professionally with clients via phone, email, and in person
– Ability to accurately diagnose and resolve problems through active listening, asking appropriate questions and utilizing other tools and assessment methods
– Ability to travel to other campus locations as well as a valid driver’s license and access to a motor vehicle
– Ability to work safely at height (ladders, lifts)
– Physically capable of completing bending, reaching, lifting and carrying (up to 50 pounds)
– Ability to occasionally work evenings and weekends based on job demands or events in progress


Appointment Type:

Support – On Call

Appointment Start Date:



On-call as work is available


Annual Salary/Hourly Rate:

$26.82 – $30.65


Special Instructions to Applicants:

Shortlisted internal candidates must notify the current Support Staff Bargaining Chairperson and Human Resources if they want a Union Observer during interviews and final selection of candidates.


Posting Opening Date:


Posting Closing Date:

Open Until Filled

How to Apply

To apply for this position, please go to the following website: and complete an on-line application.