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Kampala, Uganda

Full-time

Deadline: 

March 21, 2024 at 2:00:00 PM

About the Organisation

The U.S. Mission to the United Nations (USUN) serves as the United States’ delegation to the United Nations. USUN is responsible for carrying out the nation’s participation in the world body. In 1947 the United States Mission was created by an act of Congress to assist the President and the Department of State in conducting United States policy at the United Nations. Since that time, USUN has served a vital role as the Department of State’s UN branch. Today, USUN has approximately 150 people on staff who serve to represent the United States’ political, economic and social, legal, military, public diplomacy and management interests at the United Nations.

USUN is divided into the following sections – Executive; Washington; Political; Management and Reform; Economic and Social; Legal; Military Staff; Public Affairs; Host Country; Management; and Security.

The United States Mission to the United Nations is located at 799 United Nations Plaza (between E. 44th and E. 45th on First Ave) across the street from United Nations Headquarters.

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Job Title

Audio Visual Technician job at U.S. Mission

Job Description

The U.S. Mission in Uganda is seeking eligible and qualified applicants for the position of Audio-Visual Technician.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Under the supervision of the Customer Service Supervisor, incumbent serves as the main authority in the specialized areas of multimedia technology and digital video conferencing and is a subject matter expert with mobile computing devices for US Embassy Kampala.

  • The Audio / Visual Technician will set up, operate, and maintain equipment used to support multimedia events (Digital Video Conferences (DVCs), and presentations) as well as official cable/satellite TV systems, satellite installations and video displays.

  • Incumbent will also manage the Haivision digital signage program at the Embassy, which encompasses teaching selected end-users on how to use the system to promote their offices and programs and managing the overall project.

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Qualifications and Competencies

• At least completion of two years of college/university studies in Audio/Visual Technology, Information Technology, Computer Science, or Broadcast Engineering is required.


Requirements:

EXPERIENCE:

  • A minimum of 5 years of progressively responsible experience in audio visual and multimedia applications is required.


JOB KNOWLEDGE:

  • The job holder should have very good knowledge of internal procedures, USG regulations or written policies as it pertains to his/her area (IRM Policies and Standards, System Security Standards number for unclassified systems and Technical manuals).

  • Must have a good knowledge of the operational environment and have a good understanding of Uganda legal and professional procedures and practices pertaining to radio frequencies and Information Technology.

  • Technical knowledge of mobile computing and digital video conferencing operations is required. In addition to historical knowledge, the incumbent must stay abreast of new and emerging technology developments. Good knowledge of IT networks and component equipment is required for entry at full grade level.

  • Knowledge of telephone standards and telecommunications technology required.


Evaluations:

  • (This may be tested)


LANGUAGE:

  • Level III (Good Working Knowledge) speaking/writing/reading English is required.


SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Position requires developed dexterity and accuracy for installing, troubleshooting or repairing equipment.

  • Ability to analyze and resolve complex technical and logistic problems related to multimedia equipment is required.

  • Ability to communicate orally and convey technical information to both experts and lay people and train and direct others in the operation of DVC equipment is required.

  • Ability to plan, coordinate, and manage a wide range of activities to meet program goals, priorities, and deadlines is required.

  • Incumbent is required to be able to diagnose and solve problems in a timely matter.

  • Must be able to lift and carry heavy objects up to 50 pounds.

  • Must be able to use Microsoft Suites; and proprietary software such as Crestron Fusion (can remotely control equipment in conference room and also synchronizes Outlook calendars with the scheduling touch panel outside each room).

  • Be proficient in using communication apps, the like of WhatsApp, Teams, Zoom and Google meet etc… is required.

  • Good knowledge of IT networks and component equipment is required.


Qualifications:

  • All applicants under consideration will be required to pass medical and security certifications.

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How to Apply

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