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Lead Residential Shades Installer

Job ID: 7816
Job Type: Full-time
Location: Fremont, CA
Date Posted: Nov 29, 2022

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Job Description


We are hiring for a new world!

We are the premier integrator, redefining client experiences through leading-edge technology, unrivaled service, and passionate people.

We are focused on bringing the power of technology to create new experiences in the fields of smart homes, smart enterprises, and smart venues. Be a part of a talented team and embark on an exciting journey.

Are you looking to take your career to the next level? If you do, then be with an organization that is growing and helping each new generation stay up to date with the most advanced solutions in integration.

Position Summary: Lead Residential Shades Installer

AVDG is seeking an exceptional Lead Shades Installer whose primary responsibility is to supervise, measure and install low-voltage window treatment systems in residential smart home projects. You will collaborate with other installation technicians to mentor and train the proper execution of all required installation techniques.

The successful candidate will have experience measuring, installing, and fabricating high-end shades and other window treatment products. You will be leading teams completing projects with a flexible attitude, strong interpersonal skills, and a passion for integrating innovative technology.

Responsibilities will include, but will not be limited to the following:

  • Performs equipment measurement/installation/service and testing for proper operation as required for high-end shades and motorized window treatments.
  • Works with the builder/designer/customer to verify installation requests while setting the expectation.
  • Interacts with customers to explain installation procedures and functionality and the operation of the system.
  • Guides other technicians on-site, trains, and gives direction concerning best fabrication, measuring, and installation techniques.
  • Maintains communication with the Project Manager on the status of projects and associated task lists, attends company meetings, questions from other departments, and works with other departments to continue refining AVDG shades team processes and procedures.

To join our band, you'll need the following experience:

  • Associate degree or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school, or equivalent training/experience.
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in the installation of shades/window treatment industry preferred.
  • Strong proficiency with various window treatment brands and control systems such as Lutron, measurement expertise, carpentry experience, or fabrication experience required.
  • Must have experience leading teams with excellent interpersonal leadership skills.
  • Works with a positive, can-do attitude and flexibility to change gears and solve problems.
  • Solid project planning, self-directed, agile, and the ability to work in varied work environments, 
  • Must have a valid state license and a clean driving record, will drive a company vehicle.

Why Guitar Center? Here's just some of the rewards:

For our employees who are musicians we offer the unique opportunity of gig leave--take time off to share your music with the world and return to your job after your tour! Guitar Center offers robust benefits and perks, including Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K plus company match, mental health support, paid sick/holiday/vacation time, employee discount program, and tuition reimbursement options.

Pay Rate: $70,720 - $103,400/annually depending on background and experience.

This position is eligible to participate in the Guitar Center Company bonus program based on Company performance.

The job posting is not necessarily reflective of actual compensation that may be earned, nor a promise of any specific pay for any specific employee, which is always dependent on actual experience, education, and other factors. The pay range(s) listed are provided in compliance with state specific laws. Pay ranges may be different in other locations.

About AVDG

Founded in 1996, Audio Visual Design Group (AVDG) is a leading design-build firm specializing in next-generation AV design & integration, revolutionizing smart homes, smart enterprises, smart venues for clients across the United States. Our innovative, passionate, and technical culture allows us to deliver the most sophisticated systems and continuously change the AV landscape demonstrating to clients what technology can do for them. AVDG's world-class team and original smart-system solutions are regarded among the best in the industry.

Since joining the Business Solutions Division of Guitar Center enterprise in late 2017, AVDG has provided new avenues of growth and opportunities to better support our clients and team. As a result, Guitar Center is bolstering AVDG's high-growth trajectory, rigorously expanding our national footprint.

Why join us?

At AVDG, you will join a diverse team of professionals passionate about Audio, Video, Lighting, and Control technologies. You will be given the freedom to apply and grow your unique talents in a work environment that values creativity, innovation, and collaboration. You will access many opportunities to learn, including access to AVDG University, AVDG Institute, and paid industry certifications to expand your career and collaborate beyond Pro AV if you choose to.


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Guitar Center and AVDG is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides fair and equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other protected status prohibited under Federal, State, or local laws. All employment decisions are based on valid jobrelated requirements.


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