Signature Audio, a specialty 12 volt retailer based in Scottsdale, Arizona, has an immediate opening for an experienced and self-motivated 12 Volt Master Installation Technician. In this important role, the candidate will perform high-quality in-vehicle installations of audio and radar/laser equipment and work with a team of other installation professionals. Extensive experience in automotive electrical, wire connection methods, audio system installation/integration, as well as working with high-end clientele is a must for candidates applying to this position.
The 12 Volt Master Installation Technician position at Signature Audio is focused on electrical, wiring, assembly and OEM audio integration work rather than fabricating. A qualified individual for this role is:
A self-motivated individual with 7+ years of car audio installation experience encompassing a broad range of vehicles and audio system configurations.
Highly knowledgeable on OEM audio integration and fundamental DSP tuning skills.
Highly knowledgeable on custom-installed (CI) radar/laser detection systems.
Highly knowledgeable in fundamental electronic components such as relays, diodes, etc, as well as DC electrical system architecture.
Knowledgeable in OEM-style wiring harness connectors/crimping such as MetriPack, WeatherPack, Deutch, Molex, etc.
Circuit board level knowledge for repair or modifications is a plus, but not required.
Fabrication knowledge is a plus, but not required
MECP Advanced or Master and/or ASE A6 certification not required, but certainly a plus.
All Candidates Must Be:
Be able to work with a team of other installation technicians to ensure timely completion and high-quality installation standards are met.
Highly knowledgeable on European sports cars and exotics (disassembly, fitment, etc.).
Someone who possesses excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Someone who enjoys a team-oriented working environment with others who have their own skill sets (fabrication, metal work, upholstery, automation, etc.).
Someone who is detail-oriented and works to meet scheduled deadlines.
Someone who exhibits professional conduct at all times, both with co-workers and clientele.
Signature Audio values individuals who contribute to the ongoing company philosophy of serving our clientele with the highest possible level of quality and convenience. Our clientele expects what we promise and we actively seek team members who are committed to deliver.
About the 12 Volt Master Installation Technician Position:
Compensation for the 12 Volt Master Installation Technician position starts at $70,000 per year.
Pay is commensurate with work experience, skillset, and organizational ability.
We offer above-average pay for the greater Phoenix area compared to 12 volt shops for this position.
Full medical coverage – 100% employer-paid
Generous annual paid vacation time.
8:30am-5pm Monday-Friday. No weekends.
Relocation stipend available for qualified applicants.
Signature Audio provides advancement opportunities as company growth continues to expand.
We are an equal opportunity employer.
If you’re not a Master 12 volt electrician-type, but feel as though you’re well above average with strong skills and knowledge in both disciplines of electrical/integration and you are also pretty strong in fabrication, definitely consider submitting a resume.
About Signature Audio
Signature Audio is the premier 12 volt specialty retailer in Scottsdale, Arizona. Our clientele are high net worth individuals and we work on primarily European exotics (Porsche, Mercedes-Benz, BMW, Audi, Maserati, Ferrari, Lamborghini, etc.). The shop is over 8400 square feet and is outfitted with all the necessary tooling to complete metal, wood and plastics fabrication as needed. We also have automation with a CNC router and CNC laser to further our capabilities. The entire workshop is air conditioned with epoxy floors and generous space for tools and workbenches. If there’s a tool or machine we need to increase quality and efficiency and don’t already have it, you’ll help make the business case for why we need it.
About Scottsdale, AZ and the Greater Phoenix Area
Scottsdale is located in Maricopa County, AZ.
Nearby cities to Scottsdale include Phoenix, Tempe, Mesa, Chandler, Gilbert, Fountain Hills, Glendale, Peoria, Surprise, Cave Creek and Carefree.
Major airport is Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (code PHX).
Scottsdale hosts the world-famous collector car auctions (Barrett-Jackson, Russo & Steele, etc.), as well as the Arabian Horse Show, Good Guys car shows (2 annually) and the Phoenix Open PGA golf tournament among many other events.
Scottsdale average temps in the winter – 70-75 degrees during the day. Wear shorts all year round if you like.
Maricopa County per capita (individual) income - $34, 744 (Signature Audio pays well above that).
Maricopa County Median Resident Age – 36 years old
Major Industries in Phoenix Area – Aerospace/Defense, Technology and Advanced Manufacturing.
If you’re a foodie, the restaurant scene in and around Phoenix/Scottsdale is legendary. No shortage of great places to dine and discover new flavors.
If you like the snow, less than two hours’ drive north takes you to Flagstaff, AZ where there is generous skiing and snowboarding in the winter months.
How to Apply
Signature Audio retained Ramsey Consulting Group, Inc. to oversee the applications and initial phone interview process. Please email your resume in Microsoft Word or PDF format to firstname.lastname@example.org. Put “Signature Audio 12 Volt Master Installation Technician” in the subject line, please. Consider your email message a cover letter and please include notable installation, technical skills, salary history and complete contact information.
No phone calls, emails or social media DMs directly to Signature Audio, please.
All submissions will be kept confidential.
The candidate must be well-versed in car audio installation (particularly in European vehicles), audio in general (how to design and produce great sounding audio systems with balanced frequency response and dynamic attack, all while respecting power management of the vehicle's existing electrical requirements) and working with modern car audio DSPs such as Mosconi, JL Audio, Audison and others.
The candidate should also be very adept in automotive electrical measurements, diagnosis of common aftermarket electrical issues and able to implement the latest OEM audio interface solutions.
Knowledge of custom install (CI) radar/laser defense systems such as Escort and Stinger are important as well, both the operation and installation-related details.
Most importantly, the ability to uphold a high standard of installation quality and manage time well. You should be a person who is not 'in a rush' and at the same time 'not on an vision of an art project' with your work. All jobs have a clear work order, system design and outcome expectation that are very achievable for the individuals with the requisite experience and skill set.
If that sounds like you, please consider applying.
Additional Salary Information: •Compensation for the 12 Volt Master Installation Technician position starts at $70,000 per year.
•Pay is commensurate with work experience, skillset, and organizational ability.
•We offer above-average pay for the greater Phoenix area compared to 12 volt shops for this position.
•Full medical coverage – 100% employer-paid
•Generous annual paid vacation time.
•8:30am-5pm Monday-Friday. No weekends.
•Relocation stipend available for qualified applicants.
•Signature Audio provides advancement opportunities as company growth continues to expand.
•We are an equal opportunity employer.
About Ramsey Consulting Group, Inc.
Ramsey Consulting Group, Inc. provides head hunter services for 12 volt retailers, reps and manufacturers. We represent the employer by posting their employment listings and communicate directly with prospective candidates to better position the ideal candidate for further interviews with (and possible offers from) that employer. Ideally, we help great employers find and hire the best candidates!