Project Engineer - Tulsa Oklahoma

$60,000 - $120,000 yearly
  • Ford AV
  • 8349 E 51st St, Tulsa, OK 74145
  • Jun 18, 2024
Full time Engineering

Job Description

What you will be doing:

In this role, the Project Engineer is tasked with the design of sound, video, lighting, electronic, and acoustical systems, ensuring efficiency and alignment with customer specifications while also considering profitability during sales and installation processes. Rigorous follow-up system testing and evaluation are integral to uphold standards of quality in design, installation, and overall system performance.

Effective communication is paramount, with an emphasis on articulating complex technical details in "simple terms" that are comprehensible to customers, salespersons, and Installation Technicians. Noteworthy interactions with customers or vendors are to be diligently documented, including the date, person's name, and a concise summary.

The focus is on achieving impeccable system design and drawings, including the preparation of submittal drawings and detailed engineering data. responsibilities encompass preparing drawings for custom enclosures, consoles, grill cloths, and collaborating with the Project Manager and Job Superintendent to prioritize quality control and provide clear installation instructions.

Additionally, the Engineer is expected to foster a collaborative environment, actively engaging with all Divisions, Profit Centers, and personnel within the company. Demonstrating teamwork, cooperation, a positive attitude, and a proactive approach to problem-solving are key attributes for success in this role.

What we are looking for:

  • Experience with CAD/AutoCAD
  • Programming experience (C/C#/Crestron/Extron/AMX preferred)
  • Ability to travel up to 65% including overnight travel (while in training, amount may vary)
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Computer skills- Microsoft Office, typing, 10 key
  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Physics, Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering or Equivalent Experience (NEW GRADS are welcome to APPLY!)
  • Experience with the design and installation of professional audio, video, network and lighting systems (for senior level position)

Other Information you need to know:

Drug Testing: Ford AV is committed to maintaining a drug-free workplace and, therefore, all employees are subject to drug testing. Moreover, pre-employment, random, reasonable suspicion and/or post-accident drug testing may be conducted in accordance with company policy and all applicable laws to ensure a safe and healthy work environment. All applicants for this position tentatively selected for employment at Ford AV are subject to pre-employment drug testing and a final offer of employment is contingent upon a negative drug test result.

Physical Requirements: This position encompasses a combination of office and field responsibilities, necessitating both physical and mental capabilities to effectively fulfill the job requirements. The employee should be prepared for a dynamic work environment that may involve extended periods of sitting while operating office equipment, as well as occasional standing, walking, reaching, and lifting objects weighing up to 20 pounds. Field duties may require climbing ladders, working in various weather conditions, including exposure to heat, cold, or environmental elements. The employee should possess adequate manual dexterity, eyesight, and proficiency in using standard office tools such as computers, printers, and telephones for tasks involving reading, writing, interpreting, and managing paperwork. Effective communication skills and the ability to adapt to changing work settings are essential. This role may also involve occasional travel, including overnight stays, requiring flexibility in working hours and commitments. Safety protocols must be followed at all times to ensure a secure work environment.


Key Words: Audiovisual Design, Computer Aided Design, Design Engineering, Design Schematics, Technical Design, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Troubleshooting, AutoCAD, Control Systems, Telecommunications, Project Engineering, Tech Savvy, Engineering Drawing, Construction, Sound Systems, Audio Systems, Video Systems, Lighting Design, Communication Systems, A/V Integration, A/V Integrator, CTS-I Certification