Lead Electronic Systems Technician

Lead EST’s manage the onsite implementation of projects and the Secondary Technicians that are there to assist with the project. They must be self-motivated with good communication skills willing to receive and give direction, while providing excellent customer service and attention to detail. Lead EST’s must have a minimum of one year experience roughing-in, trimming-out and retrofitting integrated control, A/V and security systems, including system verification, testing and documentation.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Manage individual projects and technicians on those projects
  • Review project scope and task before installation
  • Communicate with Project Manager any issues or concerns before and during the installation
  • Verify all staged product for a project is sold
  • Conduct walk through with customer on site at the beginning of the job
  • Document all changes from the original proposal
  • Train Secondary Technicians onsite
  • Complete test and conduct verification of the system installed
  • Provide customer education in use of the systems
  • Return excess materials and parts to warehouse
  • Complete end of day reports
  • Maintain accurate inventory records for the van used by the team
  • Update Installation Manager on progress and status of Secondary Technicians
  • Maintain proficiency on all products that The Sound Room provides
  • Ensure proper maintenance is performed on company vehicle, inform Install Manager of any issues or needed service/repairs to vehicle
  • Retrofitting wires and speakers in various type of homes


  • Networking setup and maintenance
  • Control4 Programmer Certified
  • Crestron Experience, product and installation proficiency
  • Security Systems (DSC, HAI, NAPCO)
  • Cedia EST-T Certification
  • Avixa CTS-I Certification
  • Knowledge of local electrical and building codes in St Louis and surrounding areas
  • Installing and calibrating 2-channel audio, home theater sound spaces and 70V systems


  • Health Insurance
  • 401k
  • Paid Vacation
  • Product Discounts
  • Work Vehicle – You Can Take Home
  • Tools Provided
  • Provided Free Shirts
  • Free Technical Training
  • Store Discounts

Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $18.00-$30.00 per hour

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