Would you like to work for a company with a strong commitment to a good work/life balance?
Are you interested in working on innovative projects?
Yes? Join the Mills team! We are looking for a Technician I
Mills Technologies is one of the leading firms specializing in the integration of cutting-edge technology into homes and businesses. We are a growing company that offers great benefits and opportunities to continuously improve our employees’ skills.
Mills is a small family-owned business that places a high premium on creating outstanding experiences for both our clients and our staff. Mills has been serving clients in the Chicago area for over 75 years. At Mills, we pride ourselves on hiring employees for the long-term. Our average employee tenure is over 10 years, with many team members in excess of that. All candidates must create exemplary customer experiences, as well as continuously improve their own skills to keep up with technological change. We celebrate a culture with a strong work/life balance, and offer benefits including competitive pay, medical insurance, enrollment in a 401k program, paid vacation and personal days, and industry training.
We are looking for a highly motivated and talented individual with 2-10 years of experience in residential and/or light commercial audio/video and/or IT installations. This is a full-time position. The general duties of this position include:
Perform comprehensive, onsite audiovisual equipment installation for our clients, including low voltage wiring, trim-out, equipment rack build and integration, low voltage systems such as: audio hardware and speakers, video systems, control systems, wired and WiFi data networks, and some basic programming based on experience
Perform cable pull paths, diagnosis structural/room interior for efficient and optimum installations, crimp and terminate audio and video cables
Trouble-shoot complex audio, video, switching and control systems problems as required.
Medical insurance / Disability income insurance
Enrollment in Mills Profit Sharing/401K Plan
Paid vacation and personal days
Opportunity for growth within the company
Minimum of 2-10 years installing and commissioning audiovisual equipment including televisions, speakers, rack building, A/V cabling and wiring
Professional presence, as this role requires face to face interaction with key clients and partners
Solid understanding of signal flow and professional audio components
Strong attention to detail
Must have excellent communication skills and possess excellent problem-solving and troubleshooting skills with the ability to do advanced troubleshooting on any device
About Mills Technologies
Mills Technologies is a pioneer of integrated technology solutions for residential and commercial clients in the Chicago area and beyond. We provide design, installation and ongoing system maintenance. Our technology solutions include outdoor living spaces, media rooms, boardrooms, control systems, lighting, climate & shade control, data networks, audio and video.
A third-generation family-run business, Mills possesses the knowledge and experience necessary to offer the best solutions for our customers, and to support those clients and their systems for years and decades. We have numerous certified technicians, including certifications from InfoComm, CEDIA and a number of leading manufacturers.
Mills is a member of the Consumer Electronics Design and Installation Association (CEDIA), was named the 2014 Midwest Crestron Dealer of the Year, the 2010 CE Pro Magazine “Profile of Excellence” Winner and is the oldest Sony dealer in Chicago. Mills is the first company in Illinois to earn certification through the Home Technology Association. Mills is an HTA Certified Luxury Provider.