Audio Video Communication Field Service Engineer


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$25 /h
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Denver, CO

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:


Every day, in nearly 100 countries around the world, millions of people depend on Daktronics scoring and display systems for information and entertainment. Our displays provide vital travel information in airports and train stations and along highways. They advertise the price of gas, store specials, and more as you make your daily commute. They also enhance spectators’ experiences at sporting events of all kinds, from Little League to the major leagues.  


This is an opportunity to join the Daktronics team as an Audio Video Communication Field Service Engineer.


Why Consider Daktronics for my Field Engineering Career?

  • Exciting Venues – Your work makes game day memorable!
    • Some of our customers include the Denver Nuggets, Airforce Academy, Colorado Rockies, and Denver International Airport.
  • Technological Innovation – Leveraging strengths in product innovation, manufacturing, and service. No two days are alike, you will experience variety and depth in your work.
  • Growth Mindset – Daktronics embraces challenges, uses feedback to learn from our mistakes, and focuses on future success.
  • Respect – We respect each other and those we work with while welcoming different viewpoints and suggestions. We work as a team towards mutual prosperity.

When will I work? 

  • Your schedule will vary and will include some nights and weekends depending on business needs. 
  • Most of your work will be Monday - Friday during normal business hours. 
  • We strive for work/life balance. This position requires working 10+ weekends a year to support events at sites such as Coors Field, The Ball Arena, Colorado State University, the University of Colorado, Denver Coliseum, and Red Rocks Amphitheatre.
  • Some last-minute scheduling happens to meet our customer needs when an unexpected repair or event happens. 

Where will I be working?

  • Your office will be at your home, located within 30 miles of the Denver metro area.
  • You will travel to customer sites in your Daktronics vehicle within your regional area. You may also travel nationwide or internationally depending on business need.
  • Onsite work can vary by location and from day to day. One day you might work inside in a control room, the next day you might be outside on a lift or ladder working with a video display.
  • You are paid for all your working time, including travel time to and from site.
  • When you are not working on a customer site, you will work from your home office to remotely support our customers.

What will work look like for me?


Onsite Support consists of supporting Daktronics equipment and end customers where the equipment is located. This work will primarily focus on:

  • Providing service, installation, or support during an event at a customer site.
  • Providing on-site technical and maintenance services for Control Systems and Display Systems.
  • Leveraging your knowledge by training our Service Partners.
  • Regularly participating in technical training on new and different products and systems to advance your technical knowledge to support Daktronics Customers.
  • Actively creating and updating knowledge base articles for internal/external use.
  • Perform other duties as assigned or needed to support the efforts of Daktronics.

Remote Support consists of supporting Daktronics equipment and end customers. This work will primarily focus on:

  • Providing technical over-the-phone support to internal and external customers.
  • Responding to customers’ request for technical support primarily through incoming and proactive outbound calls.
  • Providing software application installation/configuration support along with “how-to” assistance.
  • Troubleshooting and solving basic to sophisticated hardware and software technical issues.

General Overview of Compensation & Benefits:

  • The minimum compensation for this position is $25.00 per hour, which is subject to adjustment based on business-related factors including employee qualifications.
  • This position will be eligible for company benefits including health, dental, vision and reimbursement accounts which include health savings and dependent care flexible plans. Other benefits include accident insurance, critical illness insurance, employee assistance program, fitness reimbursement, corporate sponsorship, and adoption assistance. Time Away from Work includes paid time off, holiday, funeral, jury duty, and military. Retirement/Investment Planning includes 401(k), Employee Stock Purchase Plan, and life insurance. Our leaves, disability and accommodations include family/self-medical leave, medical maternity leave, parental bonding leave, military leave, personal leave, short term disability insurance, long-term disability insurance, and accommodations. Our employee driven education plan provides education and professional development benefits.
  • This information is intended to be a general overview and may be modified by Daktronics.


  • Applicants must be 18 years of age or older.
  • Bachelor’s degree with experience in in Audio Visual/Broadcast system, Electronics Engineering Technology, Computer Engineering Technology, or similar engineering degree with experience. Will consider non-technical bachelor’s degrees if applicant also has previous experience demonstrating technical learning ability and aptitude.
  • Must be able to:
    • Communicate effectively in a variety of settings.
    • Positively and professionally able to work in stressful situations.
    • Show personal commitment to continuously improve.
    • Display a can-do attitude in good and bad times.
  • Effectively exercise discretion and independent judgment.
  • Strong computer skills: Internet navigation, word processing, spreadsheets, and Daktronics internal programs.
  • Work effectively as a team member assisting when and where needed.
  • Comfortable working from a home office location.
  • Ability to travel by air and ground. Valid driver's license and good driving record. Motor vehicle records will be checked.
  • Must be able to get a passport.
  • Fluent in English, both written and verbal. Multi-lingual is a plus.
  • Able to work at heights or from a ladder and able to carry ladder/tools/parts from vehicle to work site.
  • Ability to lift, carry, and move up to 45 pounds.
  • Ability to work in a variety of environments, including cold/hot weather, small spaces.
  • Must be able to work nights and weekends based on pre-determined business need.
  • Ability to meet all workplace and customer site safety requirements, which includes following safety protocols related to COVID-19 and may include being fully vaccinated.
  • Daktronics does not sponsor, renew, or extend immigration visas for this position.

Daktronics is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, genetics, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or citizenship status. If you would like more information on your EEO rights under the law, please click here.