eHome Technician Level 2
Wires, installs, terminates, tests, configures, programs, and troubleshoots CES structured wiring systems, control and audio-video systems, equipment racks, and dedicated home theaters by performing the following duties:
Observe or apply Safety practices and procedures (including ongoing job site maintenance and cleanliness practices and procedures)
Basic equipment rack and wire dressing (e.g., final trim lengths, labeling, terminations, etc.)
Installs modular connectors and wall plates for audio/video, data, and telephone applications.
Terminates cable on cross connects, hubs, and routers in accordance with CES structured wiring standards using proper wire/cable/connector tools and approved connector installation techniques as well as correct connector pin-out standards.
Install and Mount Devices (including, but not limited to, interface devices, control devices, transducers, structural/mechanical devices, mounting devices, aesthetic devices, architectural devices, display devices, surveillance cameras, etc.)
Uses cable testing equipment and computer-based diagnostic tools to troubleshoot problems
Assist in connecting wiring at head end panel to e-home control system with a clear understanding of the end result.
Configuration, Programming, and Testing:
Configure basic unmanaged wired and wireless network configurations on a router, including WAN port configuration, DHCP pool management, IP/MAC address reservation, and configuring bridge mode.
Control4 programming including smart TV integration with local sources as well as distributed audio/video, device identification and control over IP/IR/RS232/Zigbee, and integration with HVAC, lighting, security, and surveillance systems.
IP Camera and NVR configuration, and control system integration.
Sonos, Tivo, and AVR (Audio-Video Receiver) configuration and control system integration
Lutron RadioRA2 and Homeworks QS lighting, shades, and keypad configuration and programming
Ability to verify full operation and troubleshoot issues with completed systems and identify complex issues
Network cabling and or residential structured wiring (termination)
Basic programming of networking equipment, control and lighting systems
12 Months on job experience at CES, or equivalent within a similar discipline.
Equivalent combination of education and experience.