The United States Bankruptcy Court, Central District of California is accepting applications for the position of Audio/Visual Specialist. The Audio/Visual Specialist is an excellent opportunity for a motivated team member with an unyielding commitment to the technical advancement of the federal judiciary. The Audio/Visual Specialist will be part of a dynamic team implementing state of the art audio visual technology in courtrooms, conference rooms, and collaborative spaces, including evidence presentation, video conferencing, sound systems, digital recording, digital signage, and IP based telephonic communication systems. The Central District is home to one of the largest bankruptcy courts in the nation, with five divisional offices located in Los Angeles, Santa Ana, Riverside, Woodland Hills, and Santa Barbara, serving a population of 19.4 million people, with 22 judges and over 200 Clerk’s Office and chambers employees. The Audio/Visual Specialist is a district-wide position which allows prospective employees the opportunity to be stationed in any of our five divisional offices.
The Audio/Visual Specialist installs and maintains the Court’s telecommunications and audiovisual systems. These include videoconferencing, audio conferencing, digital recording, courtroom sound systems, digital signage, structured cabling, telephone, and other audiovisual systems as needed. Specific duties include, but are not limited to the following: conducting needs assessments to determine technical requirements; researching, evaluating, and recommending new communications equipment; troubleshooting equipment and related systems; maintaining telephone systems; scheduling and performing hardware and software installations; performing ongoing routine maintenance and enhancements; supporting the court’s audio and video needs; and developing user guides and operating procedures for new equipment. The Audio/Visual Specialist will establish and maintain effective and productive working relationships with vendors, contractors, customers, and co-workers. Routine travel between the Los Angeles, Santa Ana, Riverside, Woodland Hills, and Santa Barbara divisional offices will be required. The Audio/Visual Specialist reports to the Audio/Visual Manager.