Jacob is an AV Tech. He makes sure all the audio and visual components of a conference or show is working properly. Jacob talks about what he likes and dislikes about his job, work life balance, competitiveness of his job and key career decisions he made.
Broadcast and sound engineering technicians set up, operate, and maintain the electrical equipment for radio and television broadcasts, concerts, sound recordings, and movies and in office and school buildings.
Short-term on-the-job training
Technicians who have work experience and formal training in their field will have the best opportunities for a job. Although some formal apprenticeship programs do exist, more frequently a new technician will accompany a more senior level technician to get the training and skills necessary for advancement.
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