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Post Date: 05/23/2022
Job #: 17531
Organization Type: Television Station - Commercial
Job Title: Broadcast Engineer
Location: Portland OR
Job Description:

We are looking for a Broadcast Maintenance Engineer. This individual will be responsible for installing, maintaining, and repairing TV/Digital production, transmitter, and broadcast systems. This individual will also repair equipment in support of news-gathering, production and on-air operations and provide support of network-based equipment in conjunction with the IT manager. This role is a full-time, hourly, union position that reports to the Supervisor of Engineering.

Responsibilities:

* Support day to day operations of our television station including all daily news operations, equipment, and computer-based IT systems.
* Maintain and/or repair satellite receivers, cameras, switchers, graphic systems, audio equipment, routers, automation/editing systems, intercoms, monitors, and display systems.
* Maintain, upgrade, and support broadcast and IT environments throughout the station including the sales department, news department, television production and broadcast studios.
* Provide specific engineering signal flow diagrams for CAD documentation on all work performed on technical systems.
* Consult and communicate with engineering management and other engineers on technical issues as required.
* Perform all technical work to engineering standards and practices.
* Provide PC/Mac hardware/software support, on-site installation, servicing and repair of computer workstations.
* Provide light building maintenance.
* Assist with LAN and WAN related hardware and software maintenance.
* Develop knowledge of facility specific IT needs and assist in supporting these systems.
* Other duties may be assigned.

Requirements:

* Minimum 5 years related TV broadcasting experience.
* Degree in electronics, related field or work experience in lieu of degree.
* Ability to troubleshoot and maintain television broadcast equipment, computer systems and network equipment.
* Must be flexible to accommodate shift changes including extended hours, weekends, and evenings if necessary.
* Self-starter, able to work efficiently without direct supervision.
* Must possess strong personal interaction skills, good communication skills, ability to work under pressure and deadlines, and ability to prioritize multiple projects.
* Ability to lift 50 lbs., climb ladders and work on elevated surfaces, pull and install wiring, use hand and power tools, work on small components, and perform other physical tasks.

We require all employees to be fully vaccinated (as defined by the CDC) against the coronavirus.

We are a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information. We comply with all applicable laws related to accommodations.

Post Date: 05/23/2022
Job #: 17532
Organization Type: College/University
Job Title: Tech Manager
Location: Louisville KY
Job Description:

Minimum Qualifications:

* Bachelor\'s degree in a related field and one year of experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Grade EAE.

Preferred Qualifications:

* Experience in professional live remote production (such as ESPN+, ACCNX and/or SEC+).
* Ability to multi-task on live remote and studio productions.
* Effective organizational and interpersonal communication skills, including both verbal and written.
* Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations.
* Hands on knowledge of Sony Studio and ENG, Ikegami Buildup and Handheld Cameras.
* Experience with Video and Audio Routing/Signal Flow Evertz EQX Router.
* Proficient with Single Mode ST Fiber Connectivity.
* Working knowledge of Microsoft Office with emphasis in Excel spreadsheets.
* Understanding of the ROSS Integration Workflow Switcher and GFXs equipment.
* Experience with Yamaha CL5 and Evertz DreamCatcher.
* Ability to work extensive nights, weekends and holidays.

Position Description:

The Technical Manager coordinates the production of live and/or taped content for the Network and TV for the Department. It is responsible for working on television production projects in a variety of roles as a project merits, as well as collaborating with the Chief Broadcast Engineer and other staff to multi-task various broadcast solutions as required to fulfill the television production situations and pre-production. This position is the on-site Technical Manager at each facility where each broadcast originates and oversees freelance/contract and student workers. This position reports to the Chief Broadcast Engineer.

Job Responsibilities:

* Serve as on-site production supervisor for Digital and Linear remote broadcasts/productions.
* Produce studio and live remote broadcasts and/or webcasts.
* Serve on a live remote production crew in the capacity of camera operator, audio operator, graphics operator, and/or replay operator.
* Works with Junior Engineer on covering all Department Press Conferences.
* Handle pre-production work for assigned broadcast/webcast/big screen productions.
* Train and mentor contract and student workers in various roles that include prepping elements for game, event, edit or shoot; oversee Network Operations Internship Programs.
* Oversee on-site freelance/contract and student workers.
* Update deep links of telecasts for each respective sport.
* Assist in archiving multimedia content.
* Other duties as assigned by the Chief Broadcast Engineer of Television Production.

We are committed to creating equitable and inclusive environments that accelerate the success of the full range of our students and employees. We believe that employees who feel valued and respected will create policies, programs, practices, research agendas, and services to effectively meet the needs and exceed the expectations of the increasingly diverse student populations we admit and hope to serve.

We encourage candidates to apply who have demonstrated capacity to create inclusive work environments, will work effectively on increasingly diverse teams, and will serve the increasingly diverse students we admit and want to attract.

Equal Employment Opportunity:

We are an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and are committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, sex, age, color, national origin, ethnicity, creed, religion, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, marital status, pregnancy, or veteran status.

Post Date: 05/23/2022
Job #: 17526
Organization Type: Radio Station - Non-commercial
Job Title: Broadcast Field Engineer
Location: Remote - Northeast Region (Boston, NY, New Jersey, Philadelphia, Baltimore, DC) MA
Job Description:

The Broadcast Field Engineer maintains the broadcast facilities and technical equipment. Ensures technical integrity of owned and operated radio stations within our Northeast Region.

Responsibilities:

• Maintain, troubleshoot & repair AM & FM broadcast facilities, equipment, and systems. Assist with station build out, maintenance, upgrades, and installations.
• Provide recommendations for improvements to station facilities that will ensure highest possible audio signal quality.
• Work with Director to maintain engineering operation budget.
• Complete monthly/annual site maintenance and inspections.
• Assist Director of Facilities with contractor maintenance and repair schedule.
• Maintain knowledge of FCC rules and regulations and ensure all equipment within area of responsibility is operating safely and legally
• Responsible to work with local governmental agencies to secure necessary licenses for the operation and construction of our broadcast facilities.
• Maintain vendor relationships for all broadcast equipment.
• Maintain contractor relationships for local engineering support.
• Direct, coordinate and manage all technical matters of live and remote broadcasts, as directed.
• Fulfill facility requests, as needed.
• Support quarterly on-air pledge drives, as needed.

Experience and Skill Requirements:

• Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Engineering/IT, or equivalent experience.
• 5 years radio engineering experience, including knowledge of AM and FM broadcast facilities, IT, and satellite technology.
• Thorough understanding of radio frequency emissions
• Knowledge of broadcast-related FCC rules and regulations
• SBE Certification a plus.
• Excellent documentation, reporting, inventory tracking of equipment at transmitter sites.
• Perform effectively under tight deadlines and changing priorities. Ability to multi-task.
• Strong interpersonal, communication and presentation skills.
• Effective planning, organizational and critical thinking skills.
• Able to work flexible hours, including some weekends and evenings as needed to meet network and local station needs and deadlines.
• Must be able to stand, walk, site, use hands and fingers to handle or feel objects, tools, or controls. Reach with hands and arms; climb stairs, balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk or hear; and smell. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
• Must be able to occasionally lift and/or move 50 pounds.
• Valid driver’s license required. Ability and willingness to travel, as needed. Personal vehicle is required for travel to local sites. Position will require some overnight and out-of-state travel.

Post Date: 05/23/2022
Job #: 17528
Organization Type: Radio Station - Non-commercial
Job Title: Digital/IT Manager
Location: Ames IA
Job Description:

We seek an IT Manager to join our Operations team in Ames. As the IT Manager, you will lead the team that is responsible for managing all of the Information Technology resources necessary to support a network of 26 radio stations. This includes everything from hardware and software support to systems planning and cyber security. It’s a great opportunity to manage a high-performing team of two.

To be successful in this role, you need experience in network and software systems management, working with end-user and server-side hardware and software products, and experience managing a team.

We offer an excellent benefits package, including medical, dental and vision, a retirement plan with a 2-to-1 employer match, immediate accrual of vacation and sick time and a flexible work environment.

Pay Range:

• $52,482 - $78,723

Minimum Qualifications:

• Degree or relevant practical experience in an IT-systems related field;
• 3 – 5 years’ experience in network and software systems management;
• 2 – 4 years’ experience working with end-user and server-side Microsoft products;
• 2 – 4 years’ experience working with server and rackmount workstation hardware and end user systems and support; and
• Management experience leading a team of either full-time or part-time/student employees.

Preferred Qualifications:

• 2 – 4 years’ experience in cyber security work or management;
• Project management experience in a project manager role;
• Knowledge of digital audio production;
• Highly organized and detail-oriented; and
• A love for public radio and serving an informed public.

Application Process:

Submit cover letter, resume, and contact information for at least three (3) professional references to We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Post Date: 05/23/2022
Job #: 17529
Organization Type: Television Station - Non-commercial
Job Title: Engineering & IT Associate
Location: Nashville TN
Job Description:

This position reports to the Senior Director of Engineering and will work closely with both the Senior Director of Engineering and the Network Administrator. This position assists with all aspects of information technology, production engineering and broadcast engineering responsibilities, including production tasks as needed.

Essential Duties/Responsibilities Associated with Broadcast Engineering:

• Understanding of the broadcast chain for ATSC 1.0 and ATSC 3.0
• Install and maintain broadcast equipment
• Troubleshoot and repair broadcast and production equipment
• Set-up and shade studio cameras for productions and studio rentals
• Set-up production server for multi-camera records and playbacks
• Provide support for editors and quality control aspects for distribution using the lastest PBS Technical Operation Specifications
• Provide support in maintaining building systems (HVAC, Security System, Electrical, Plumbing, etc.)

Essential Duties/Responsibilities Associated with IT:

• Understanding of basic Network Infrastructure
• Understanding and maintaining DNS, DHCP, Routers, Switches, Corporate Firewalls; VPNs.
• Understanding and maintaining standard TCP/IP ports
• Understanding and maintaining network security (mail, network, basic IP)
• Familiarity with current Microsoft servers and active directory
• Familiarity with Group Policy
• Familiarity with Microsoft Hyper-V virtual machines
• Familiarity with Windows deployment services
• Familiarity with WSUS
• Familiarity with Linux
• Familiarity in PC and Mac operations
• Ability to troubleshoot hardware/software related problems
• Ability to document the network
• Competence in Desktop Windows 10 Pro/Enterprise
• Competence in MS Office products (Word, Excel, Access, Outlook, Teams, Visio)

Knowledge/Skills & Abilities:

Ability to provide support within the information technologies (IT) and Engineering component of all our broadcast and network infrastructure. This includes operations and maintenance of all broadcast IT and networking systems for administration, production, and over the air systems. Respect for the security of our considerable broadcast-related networking and IT infrastructure as well as associated delivery and operations systems. Work will be performed under general supervision, but ability to work on multiple tasks simultaneously and independently is a plus.

Education and Experience:

Certification or degree in information technologies, broadcast engineering or a related field is preferred. Additionally, three to seven years of experience in a technical operations field is preferred as well as a willingness to gain additional knowledge/training in the field of broadcast engineering; informational technology and cyber security.

Work Environment & Physical Demands:

The physical demands and work environment described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Individuals may need to sit or stand for extended periods as needed. May require reaching above shoulder heights, below the waist, or lifting as required, up to 50 pounds. Proper lifting techniques required. Work space varies from inside, to working outside for extended periods during the day. While primarily a traditional work schedule, this position could include some nights and weekends.

Post Date: 05/23/2022
Job #: 17530
Organization Type: Radio Station - Non-commercial, Television Station - Non-commercial
Job Title: Network Engineer
Location: Cleveland OH
Job Description:

We seek a responsible, team-oriented, and knowledgeable technology professional to serve as our Network Engineer. We eagerly welcome individuals with diverse lived experiences and perspectives to enrich our work and bring fresh ideas into our organization.

Reporting to the Director of Information Technology, the Network Engineer administers and oversees the implementation, organization, and troubleshooting of the network, hardware, and underlying communications protocols. In this role, you will work collaboratively with the Engineering department and other functional areas to provide technical and organizational support for departmental networks, servers, and application resources. The Network Engineer provides direct and proactive support in the operations on network hardware and server operating systems and software.

Qualified candidates will have demonstrated knowledge of PCs, network hardware, operating systems, and software. The candidate should also have strong verbal and written communication, decision making and problem-solving skills, and be able to manage multiple concurrent tasks. A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related field and three years of relevant experience with LAN and WAN technologies including systems configuration and support, software installation, and set-up is preferred, though an equivalent of experience in related fields and education will be considered. Specific experience with Arista, Cisco, Palo Alto, Office 365, MS exchange, and other technologies is preferred.

The salary range for this position begins at $70,000 and is commensurate with experience. We are a 24/7 operation which may require this position to work outside of normal business hours and on weekends. A valid Ohio drivers’ license is also required for this position.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, underrepresented populations, and persons who are physically challenged or with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Inclusion is one of our core values, wherein we respect the broad diversity of our communities and reflect it in our programs, services, board, and staff. We offer a rich benefits program including medical coverage, a 403(b) plan with an employer match, paid time off, and much more.

Post Date: 05/19/2022
Job #: 17522
Organization Type: Satellite Facility
Job Title: Engineer I - Earth Station Operations
Location: Cheyenne WY
Job Description:

Relocation Offered

We are seeking an Engineer I, Satellite Monitoring Group (Technical Operation Center), who will be part of a well-organized and motivated engineering team responsible for monitoring, escalating and troubleshooting signal quality and RF anomalies within the ground-to-space-to-ground segments used in large-scale Direct-to-Home satellite operations. Position includes operating a vast network of remote monitoring sites in support of various work activities. (e.g. scheduled/unscheduled ground system maintenances, spacecraft payload launches, system reconfiguration...). Background with computer engineering SW skills like Python, JAVA, HTML and C++ are a Plus. Candidate will be responsible for team training in support of the supervisor and management. Other duties within the department such as leading team engineering/operations in the absence of a supervisor/manager and developing/supporting departmental policies and procedures will be required.

Primary responsibilities fall into the following categories:

* Assist with coordinating and supporting various maintenance activities and configuration changes for 6 large satellite broadcast centers.
* Effectively investigates, analyzes and communicates long and short term spacecraft payload performance trends, assists with coordinating proper corrective actions.
* Compose service outage reports, weather outage reports, shift reports, failure analysis, technical procedures, drawings, and training material.
* Keeps teammates and management informed of progress on noted discrepancies and facilitates and tracks them to resolution.
* Candidate will read, write and interpret documents pertaining to safety, training, and general business functions.
* Will be required to adhere to company & department policies, procedures.
* SHIFT WORK: 24x7x365 as needed; to include weekends and holidays; Shift rotations of 1 to 3 month typical, 6 to 12 month if needed.
* Assists the shift Supervisor on all aspects of training, project management, and collateral duties.

A successful SMG Engineer I will have the following:

* An accredited Bachelor of Sciences (B.S.) degree in any math, science or physics related field and have 3 years related work experience. In the absence of the B.S. degree, candidate must have 9 years’ experience of working in an RF or other advanced technology field.
* Has a solid understanding of theoretical and operational concepts related to the commercial satellite communications industry. Ability to work with electronic test equipment and industry standard tools including spectrum analyzers and Monitor & Control systems.
* Operate a computer and other office productivity machinery, such as alarm panels, computer printer and copy machine. The ability to respond to audible and visual alarms, communicate vocal details via short wave radio, voice box, telephone to convey information.
* Strong communication skills, organized, and ability to multi-task.
* Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, space segment link budget calculations, G/T analysis projections and EIRP parameters, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.
* Previous experience in working with Link budget design related to Transponder and Ground Station Equipment, Frequency reuse, Spot Beam technologies, and digital Modulation (QPSK, 8PSK, 16-QAM).
* Has a solid understanding of theoretical and operational concepts related to the earth-to-space-to-earth segments of the commercial satellite communications industry
* Satellite antenna tracking and control up to13.2 meter.
* 2-way/4-way Variable Phase Combining and redundancy techniques.
* Traveling-Wave-Tube amplifiers, High-power Klystron amplifiers and SSPA.
* High power Diplexer Frequency Combining networks.
* Uplink Power Control systems.
* Demonstrates ability to analyze issues and determine solution options that effectively and accurately drives resolution.
* Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers and customers.

Post Date: 05/19/2022
Job #: 17523
Organization Type: Television Station - Commercial
Job Title: Broadcast Systems Engineer (Broadcast Engineer)
Location: Phoenix AZ
Job Description:

Reporting to the Director of Technology, the Systems Engineer is a full-time position within the Technology & Operations Department that will be primarily responsible for providing technical assistant to other departments and maintaining out stations on air. Also, for helping gather requirements, planning, designing and implementing systems within our mission critical broadcast and enterprise IT environment. The role requires that you possess the necessary self-discipline to take ownership and responsibility for delivering technical solutions considering both business and technical needs of all customers with the goal of providing a quality product that meets the user needs. You will be part of a talented team that demonstrate superb technical competency, delivering internal customer-oriented solutions, mission critical infrastructure, and ensuring the highest levels of availability and performance. The role will suit individuals who are excited by the opportunity to work with leading edge technologies in the design, implementation and transition to IP based and highly virtualized broadcast environments.

• “A Hands on” accomplished systems engineer dedicated to help our business win by supporting mission critical broadcast and IT systems, projects, and new initiatives.
• Develop strong working relationships with department leaders and their teams including Production Operations, Engineering, IT, Creative Services, Sales, Traffic and News Operations groups to manage systems, documentation, follow best practices and implement new technologies & deliver projects on time & within budget.
• Work with internal and external Technical Support teams to ensure timely resolution of customer requests and issues.
• Provide troubleshooting & support for systems, infrastructure and applications, including root cause analysis.
• Evaluate and optimize workflows related to all broadcast systems including linear and IP fabric for video infrastructures, virtualized Windows & Linux environments, encode/decode platforms, newsgathering tools, NLE, Media Asset Management systems, distribution/transmission systems and other workflow tools.
• Evaluate, test, and install upgrades to all platform operating systems, applications, and hardware
• Risk Management: Assess all issues, adds, changes to mitigate potential system impact.
• Ongoing assessment of workflows, identifying manual processes that can be streamlined or improved upon with new hardware, software, or automation
• Participate in the testing of new technology.
• Install, commission, and configure new technology
• Develop and maintain system documentation for operational and troubleshooting purposes.
• Work with operations teams to ensure SOP’s & documentation are written and up to date
• Produce work that is consistently professional, reliable and detail oriented.
• Other duties as deemed necessary

Qualifications/Requirements:

• Bachelor\'s degree in Computer Science, Broadcast Engineering or similar with 5+ years’ experience preferred.
• Equivalent experience considered.
• Military experience in broadcast television considered
• Experience in a similar role with an ISP, media company, systems integrator or other relevant industry.

Requirements:

• Experience in supporting large scale systems to support business needs
• Experience supporting a major market or network News operation
• Proficient with IT routers, switches, firewalls, and port management applications
• Demonstrated knowledge of media over managed IP networks and protocols.
• Proficient in A/V file transcoding, data archiving processes and video compression technologies & standards.
• Knowledge of newsgathering and communications systems
• Strong ability to read and generate system documentation (Visio, ACAD).
• Positive work ethic, ability to work well in groups to execute projects on time and on budget while meeting customer expectations.
• Must be able to process large amounts of information, analyze this information and make sound decisions, sometimes under intense deadline pressure.
• Knowledge of standard engineering processes such as change control and agile development concepts.
• Must be keen to learn and develop new skills

• Ability to work on own initiative
• Excellent organization, collaboration and communication skills.
• Must possess strong multitasking skills and the ability to prioritize tasks

Eligibility Requirements:

• Must be willing to work in Phoenix, Arizona
• Willingness to travel and work outside standard hours, and on weekends with short notice
• Must be willing to submit to a background investigation
• Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
• Must be 18 years or older
• Ability to lift and carry 50+ pounds of gear
• Must submit an attestation disclosing COVID-19 vaccination status and, if partially or fully vaccinated, submitting vaccination record no later than 7 days following commencement of employment.
• Must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 at the commencement of employment or adhere to enhanced protocols if the Company determines your job position requires accessing a Company worksite.
• Must be willing to adhere to all Company COVID-19 workplace safety policies and protocols

Desired Characteristics:

• Knowledge and experience with hardware virtualization
• Ability to communicate and interact effectively with diverse audiences across different departments, ranging from non-technical clients to technical professionals and operations staff.
• Knowledge and experience with setup, testing and documentation of proof-of-concept systems
• Hands on experience with support of non-linear edit systems such as Premier, FCP, Edius.
• Knowledge of media workflow tools and production systems such as Vantage, Dalet, Ross Overdrive or similar.
• Knowledge of distribution systems including RF, streaming and satellite.
• Bilingual (English/Spanish)

Post Date: 05/19/2022
Job #: 17524
Organization Type: Television Station - Commercial
Job Title: Maintenance Engineer
Location: Cleveland OH
Job Description:

We are searching for a proactive individual for troubleshooting, repair, installation and preventative maintenance of broadcast – IT equipment. The person should have strong expertise in TV broadcast systems including IT-LAN infrastructure, studio, production control rooms, wireless mics, and newsroom equipment including editing systems, field camera’s, and ENG live trucks. You will be providing direct technical support for our news department, which produces more than 70 hours of live programming weekly.

Primary Responsibilities:

- Maintain station equipment through preventative maintenance and repair
- Installation, wiring, and documentation for broadcast, IT, and routers
- Assist the News Department with support for systems such as BitCentral, ENPS, Ross Xpression.
- Perform diagnostics and repair of computer systems; hardware and software
- Operate or assist with transmission of bonded cellular, satellite or RF microwave trucks.
- Have a basic understanding of schematics and block diagrams
- Ability to interface with outside vendors for repairs and upgrades

Requirements:

- Minimum of 3 -5 years experience with IT, electronics, and television equipment
- Ability to troubleshot and repair broadcast equipment
- Use of audio, video, data, and fiber test equipment
- Demonstrated IT experience with servers and networking
- Ability to work with management team on design, installation, and integration of new equipment
- Excellent communication and critical thinking skills that avoid panic responses
- Good hand dexterity, ability to climb ladders, work in tight spots, lift up to 50lbs.
- Amateur radio operator, FCC license, SBE/Cisco/Microsoft certifications all a plus

Post Date: 05/19/2022
Job #: 17525
Organization Type: Radio Station - Commercial
Job Title: IT Support/Broadcast Engineer
Location: Detroit MI
Job Description:

We are looking for an experienced IT Support/Broadcast Engineer. The IT Support/Broadcast Engineer is responsible for the installation, maintenance and repair of computers, Software set up and End User support, LAN/WAN networks and telecommunication equipment. May also assist the Market Engineers with the installation, maintenance and repair of studio, transmitting and ancillary equipment. This is a full-time position that reports to the Market Engineer.

Responsibilities:

- Maintain maximum up-time for all computer systems and LAN/WAN networks
- Follow routine maintenance procedures and schedules for all network and computer equipment.
- May assist in the installation and maintenance of control consoles, audio routers, recording equipment, microphones, digital audio systems, transmitters, antennas, control systems, remote equipment, etc.
- Responsibilities include keeping systems patched and software up to date, ensuring Backup software is current and operating correctly and being on Call 24/7 in the event of an emergency.
- Must be willing to learn about radio automations and routing systems

Qualifications:

Required & Preferred:

- 3+ years’ experience in IT technical support role
- Vast knowledge of the following operating systems: Google Workspace, Zoom, Windows Server, Windows OS, Apple Mac OS and IOS & MS Office Systems.
- Ability to manage a local area network infrastructure
- Routing/Switching: MPLS, IP Multicast, VOIP Zoom Phones SIP
- LAN/WAN architectures including Ethernet, Spanning Tree, ISL and Point to Point Circuits.
- Interact with management and staff at all levels and ability to multi-task and handle pressures and deadlines
- Computer audio including WAV, MP2, MP3, AAC
- Knowledge of Broadcast digital playback systems, specifically Wide Orbit, Newsboss, Adobe Audition and Pro Tools, a plus
- Excellent customer service skills are required; must be extremely organized and detail oriented.
- May be required to lift 50 pounds
- Ability to climb stairs and ladders is required
- A valid driver\'s license, satisfactory completion of a motor vehicle record check, and, if the position requires use of applicant\'s own vehicle, proof of insurance is required.

We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We afford equal employment opportunity to qualified individuals regardless of their race, color, religion or religious creed, sex/gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, age (over 40), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, military or veteran status, or other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law, and to comply with all applicable laws and regulations. Consistent with our commitment to equal employment opportunity, we provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities who need assistance in applying electronically for a position with the Company, unless doing so would impose an undue hardship.

Post Date: 05/19/2022
Job #: 17519
Organization Type: Radio Station - Commercial
Job Title: Chief Engineer
Location: CA
Job Description:

Responsibilities including but not limited to:

• Maintain all F.C.C. required documents up to date, including program, E.A.S. and technical logs
• Trouble shoot, repair and maintain all broadcast equipment in studio and tower site
• Assure reliability of both generators at studio and tower site and execute stated exercise and maintenance program
• Make request of any capital expense to GM before purchase
• Act as liaison for any F.C.C. type inspections requested
• Work to improve the facility through diligent pre-planning and inspection

Qualifications:

• Minimum five years’ experience as chief or assistant to the chief, who is ready to move up

All inquiries will be kept confidential. Compensation is negotiable for the right candidate. Relocation assistance and benefit package will be provided.

Post Date: 05/19/2022
Job #: 17521
Organization Type: Government - Civilian
Job Title: Broadcast Engineer
Location: Flexible Location VA
Job Description:

We are seeking a qualified candidate that will support the FEMA sponsored National Public Warning System Sustainment (NPWS)Task. Duties will include but are not limited to researching all aspects of Primary Entry Point (PEP) Training, Exercise, Testing, Operations and Maintenance (O&M) to ensure the National Emergency Alert System (EAS) and other sub-systems are understood and ready for use under all conditions (sub-systems include: IT related, large capacity fuel tanks, day tanks, all-hazards protected shelters, generators, AM and FM transmitters, fuel monitoring, radio studio equipment).

What You’ll Get to Do:

* Conduct site visits to exercise equipment, look for problems, and train PEP station personnel.
* Perform low-level, equipment-specific programming.
* Analyze equipment problems to determine best solution.
* Analyze data collected to produce comprehensive reports for the client and Company Program Manager
* Provide valuable insight into determining the operational testing and maintenance frequency of all NPWS EAS related equipment and ensure captured data is well documented and archived in the PEP Operations Portal.
* Manage equipment replacement or major repair projects.
* Assist with tracking maintenance & repair activities to ensure all stations in the PEP Program are ready and available.
* Participate in meetings internally and with the government contacts as required.

More About the Role:

This position requires a significant amount of travel (up to 75%) to FEMA-provisioned PEP facilities located at key broadcast facilities across the Unites States and its territories while conducting routine system exercise, inspection, and verification and developing reports based on existing procedures, practices, and protocols. Operational knowledge of the NPWS and associated devices including broadcast transmitters, studio consoles, long-form programming, emergency power generation systems and other related equipment is preferred. Applicant must have excellent communications skills (both oral and written), be a “self-starter” and have the ability to work within a team in a structured but unsupervised environment.

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:

* Bachelor\'s Degree or equivalent experience
* 5 years’ experience in radio engineering

These Qualifications Would Be Nice to Have:

* Operational knowledge of the NPWS and associated devices, Emergency Alert System EAS

What We Can Offer You:

* We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.
* Our employees value the flexibility at the Company that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.
* We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer – Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Pay Range: The proposed salary range for this position is $65,300-$134,000. There are a host of factors that can influence final salary including, but not limited to, Federal Government contract labor categories and contract wage rates, relevant prior work experience, specific skills and competencies, geographic location, education, and certifications.

Our employees value the flexibility that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives. We offer competitive compensation, benefits and learning and development opportunities. Our broad and competitive mix of benefits options is designed to support and protect employees and their families. Employment benefits include health and wellness programs, income protection, paid leave and retirement and savings.

As a federal contractor, we are subject to any federal vaccine mandates or other customer vaccination requirements. All new hires are required to report their vaccination status.

Post Date: 05/16/2022
Job #: 17511
Organization Type: Television Station - Commercial
Job Title: Master Control Supervisor
Location: South Burlington VT
Job Description:

If you are a leader with savvy technical skills and the desire to work in a state-of-the-art broadcast facility settled in the beauty of the New England region, your perfect career opportunity may have just opened up. This Master Control Supervisor will be at the helm of the latest broadcast technologies in a brand-new television facility and studio. We strive for excellence and we know that achievement comes from outstanding leadership, a great company support system, and each team member’s passion for success. This leadership position will drive a 24 x 7 technology-based operation and team that showcases all of our content to its Champlain Valley viewers via multiple delivery streams.

Job Responsibilities:

- Maintain operations that keeps us in compliance with FCC rules and regulations.
- Schedule Master Control Operators for 24 X 7 operations.
- Ensure proper program and transmitter log documentation by the Master Control team.
- Train Master Control Operators in current and future responsibilities of Master Control.
- Review Master Control Operators performance in conjunction with Engineering management.
- Maintain a dialog with other departments to support their operations.
- Communicates problems with equipment to the Engineering team in a timely manner.
- Ensure acquisition of content from content providers.
- Help create and update operations documentation.
- In-person attendance is required.

Experience Requirements:

- Prior experience in television station operations is preferred.
- Prior experience in Master Control operations is preferred.
- Prior supervisory experience is a plus.
- Microsoft Office suite experience is a plus – Outlook, Excel, Word
- Related military experience will be considered.

Qualifications Requirements:

- Attention to detail.
- Ability to multi-task.
- Team player mindset with strong interpersonal skills.
- Ability to learn specialized software applications.
- Aptitude for operating electronic equipment for broadcast and production requirements.

Education:

- Technical school or completion of college level technical courses is a plus.

Additional Requirements:

As part of our continued efforts to maintain a safe workplace for employees, we require that all newly hired employees be fully vaccinated (as defined by the CDC) against the coronavirus by the first day of employment as a condition of employment, to the extent permitted by applicable law. We will consider requests for reasonable accommodations due to medical and/or religious reasons on an individual basis in accordance with applicable legal requirements.

Post Date: 05/16/2022
Job #: 17510
Organization Type: Television Station - Commercial
Job Title: Engineering Operations Technician
Location: MD
Job Description:

Put your Broadcasting Operations skills to good work by joining our extraordinary team. The Operations Technician maintains the technical integrity of our station’s newscasts and on-air signals and related equipment. The Operations Technician role in television is challenging, creative and never boring. Know that your work has an impact every day.

What you’ll do:

Responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

- Operating robotic cameras
- Operating audio console and all related audio systems including wireless equipment
- Technical directing duties including switcher operation, graphics systems and media playout systems
- Master control duties including automation ingest and playout, following FCC compliance rules and graphics system operations; studio floor directing, including moving, maintaining appearance of and handling of props, sets and floors
- Maintain and operate studio lighting system with ability to climb ladders to maintain fixtures
- Assisting with remote and in-house production
- Participate in regular system reboots and tier 1 troubleshooting of control room and studio equipment
- Other duties as assigned
- A thorough knowledge, understanding, and familiarity of the essential job functions must be the primary goal within the first 120-180 days. An ongoing effort to gain a holistic overview of broadcast operations, systems, operations, and workflow is essential. Must be willing to work any shift assigned including early mornings, late evenings, weekends, and holidays. Must be able to lift 50 pounds. This is an IBEW Union position and requires union membership.

What you’ll need:

- Candidates should work well in a team environment, communicate effectively, professionally, and respectfully while maintaining a positive attitude in high pressure situations.
- A strong attention to detail, computer literate, should possess good technical understanding of equipment, and be able to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment with constant deadlines while adhering to corporate standards, policies, and procedures.
- Real-world experience, educational credentials and/or related military experience will be considered.

Additional Requirements:

As part of our continued efforts to maintain a safe workplace for employees, we require that all newly hired employees be fully vaccinated (as defined by the CDC) against the coronavirus by the first day of employment as a condition of employment, to the extent permitted by applicable law. We will consider requests for reasonable accommodations due to medical and/or religious reasons on an individual basis in accordance with applicable legal requirements.

Post Date: 05/16/2022
Job #: 17509
Organization Type: Television Station - Non-commercial
Job Title: Broadcast IT Specialist
Location: Research Triangle Park NC
Job Description:

We are seeking a Broadcast IT Specialist. The Broadcast IT Specialist provides technical solutions across a broad spectrum of information technology to support television broadcast and multi-media equipment, systems integration, workflows, networks, databases, software, and servers in a studio environment and field production environment.

Our Technology Division is responsible for the operations and maintenance of the statewide broadcast network in addition to studio production infrastructure, information technology, and facilities.

Minimum Education, Experience, and Skills:

Bachelor\'s degree and 2-5 years of related experience; or a combination of education and applicable experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.

Required Competencies:

Experience working in a control room environment configuring and supporting television production equipment including video switchers, audio consoles, graphic engines, Video Routing systems and intercom systems. Experience supporting various systems used in Mobile Production Units and Satellite trucks. Experience with IP and Cellular Network Bonded transport for video and equipment. A strong knowledge of networking best practices, equipment capabilities, and principles applied in a multi-media and broadcast environment. Experience with Software management and Server management. A working knowledge of video encoders; and file transcoding experience including familiarity with the latest Video Codecs. Experience with file system management. Storage system management and support experience including ability to manage SAN (Storage Area Network) and NAS (Network Attached Storage) systems. Experience with web streaming encoders and web stream hosting on multiple platforms including experience conducting and managing web streams and encoding delivery systems. A basic understanding of traditional RF (Radio Frequency) principles and applications. An understanding of Audio transport over IP on a managed network. (DANTE) Experience integrating, managing, and supporting a MAM (Media Asset Management) system in an edit bay and control room environment. This Includes building automated media workflows. Familiarity with the Adobe creative cloud suite, including Adobe Premiere pro. (Video Editing Software) Responsible for troubleshooting any software or integration issues. Project Management experience including consulting with TV engineers on various system projects to best suit the needs of the broadcast environment.

We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

Post Date: 05/16/2022
Job #: 17512
Organization Type: Satellite Facility
Job Title: Broadcast Engineer I
Location: Cheyenne WY
Job Description:

The Commercial Insertion (CI) Engineering team is responsible for operating and maintaining the Commercial Insertion systems.

Media Sales and Business Commercial Insertion campaigns; Set Top Box (STB) Commercial Insertion development efforts; and Coordinating efforts between Commercial Insertion Engineering teams. Work with other departments to maintain services.

Working under technical and management supervision from managers and system architects, the Engineer I is to understand business goals and define, document, analyze, perform, and interpret needs for CI, Advertising, and related systems.

Responsibilities:

- Works collaboratively with technical subject matter experts (SMEs) to execute CCRs that update the CI System.
- Create CCRs to perform maintenance and updates to the Commercial Insertion system.
- Resolves basic computer and system issues with minimal technical support and generate documentation for CI Engineering Operations.
- Proactively works with Operations, Support, and Test personnel to develop solutions to issues discovered and implement new processes/procedures that improve customer experience and business cash flow.
- Administers day to day maintenance/monitoring for the Commercial Insertion system.
- Coordinates support needed from other groups.
- Maintain and Update documentation for the Commercial Insertion team.

Basic Requirements:

- Basic understanding and skill with standard computing environments (Microsoft Office Applications, Google Suite, Windows Server, RedHat Linux, SAN Storage, Isilon Storage, basic networking and system administration).
- Basic knowledge in writing and running basic scripts using one or more of common scripting tools/languages including SQL/Perl/Python/Bash
- Basic familiarity with Video Compression, MPEG and Satellite Broadcasting.
- Basic familiarity with Commercial Insertion technologies and Business Operations
- Must be able to perform 24x7 shift work including overnight shifts as dictated by the needs of the business.
- Must be able to maneuver through tight and low ceiling spaces. Occasionally needs to crawl through computer floor and above ceiling cable grid areas.
- Lifting – Ability to move or lift 50 lbs. Frequently moves various equipment into and out of their assigned racks.
- Willingness to view and support television signals that include adult content without objections.
- Must be able to stand for extended periods and reach to heights of up to 7 feet.
- Understands and properly interprets business features
- Willing to travel (10-25%) between Denver, Cheyenne, and Gilbert locations as needed

Preferred Qualifications:

- BS or equivalent from a four-year college or university is strongly preferred; three-to-eight years of progressively related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and work experience.
- Competencies include excellent written and verbal communication including precise issue reporting, test results reporting, and creating and delivering presentations.
- Experienced in data and problem analysis, creative problem solving and detailed design thinking

Post Date: 05/12/2022
Job #: 17504
Organization Type: Radio Station - Commercial, Television Station - Commercial
Job Title: Associate Chief Engineer
Location: Irving TX
Job Description:

The Associate Chief Engineer shall install, configure, and maintain Radio broadcasting equipment as needed by the Company. The successful candidate will possess initiative and drive, have broad relevant technical knowledge with good people skills and have excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Responsibilities:

• Support day to day operations of radio and television broadcast systems, software, and equipment throughout the stations including the studio and transmitter facilities.
• Maintain programming logs as required by station management and the FCC.
• Troubleshoot and repair computer hardware, software and peripherals, including network servers, storage, network operating systems, PCs and PC applications and LAN cabling.
• Create and maintain documents for equipment installation, wiring, repair, and replacement.
• Maintain knowledge and stay current on technological advances including computer software and hardware, media and entertainment technologies, television broadcasting, studio production and workstation products.
• Equipment testing and optimization for the continued operation of Radio and Television broadcast transmission.
• Install, configure and test new equipment.
• Set up and operate equipment and transmission links during remote broadcast.
• Develop and maintain effective working relationships when performing assigned responsibilities.
• Ensure that critical Company radio, television, recording and editing operations are up and running 24/7.
• Assist in planning and development of all aspects of technical facilities including studios, transmitters, telephone systems, satellite, STL, computers and data networks.
• Assist other facility engineers as necessary.

Qualifications:

• Degree in electrical engineering, broadcast engineering, computer science, computer engineering, or related field, or equivalent on the job experience.
• Minimum two years of experience in broadcast facility maintenance, including hands-on support of FM radio transmitters and modern studio equipment at a radio station.
• Working knowledge of high-powered multi-station FM transmission systems. Extensive HD radio knowledge and experience.
• Experience and knowledgeable in all governmental/public file records maintenance, reporting and licensing.
• Proficiency with Word, Excel, and PowerPoint software.

Skills:

• Strong analytical and logical problem-solving skills.
• Responds to equipment outages, malfunctions, and related technical problems at studio, transmitter, and translator locations.
• Heavy computer usage, including repetitive hand use and movement, is required.
• Work performed primarily in Engineering Shop, in studios and transmitter facilities, both inside and outside, and in an office environment.
• Must be a “self-starter” able to work independently and fulfill responsibilities without constant supervision.
• Practical knowledge of electrical, plumbing, HVAC and basic construction techniques helpful.
• This is a service-oriented position requiring excellent written and oral communications, personable and timely interaction and response with fellow employees, and organizational skills.
• The ability to troubleshoot to a component level.

Physical Requirements:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee will frequently be required to stand; walk; sit; use hands and fingers to handle or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk or hear; and smell. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

Eligibility Requirements:

• Must be willing to work in Dallas, TX [no relocations]
• Must be willing to undergo a pre-employment background investigation
• Must have legal authorization to work in the United States
• Must be willing to work holiday or weekends on short notice and may be required to do some local travel.
• Must be 18 years or older.
• Must have valid TX Driver’s License with insurance.
• Personal vehicle is necessary for twenty-four-hour response to emergencies.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Post Date: 05/12/2022
Job #: 17506
Organization Type: Consulting/Contract Engineering Firm
Job Title: Electronics Technician - Audio/Video
Location: Edwards CA
Job Description:

The Electronics Technician I,II, III position is accountable to the Video Department Supervisor and the Manager for the overall support of in-scope work. This includes supporting and maintaining the audio/visual equipment and systems. This position receives technical guidance from the Supervisor, Broadcast Engineer, Field Service Engineer, and other senior employees. Work is reviewed for compliance with accepted practices.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

* Setup and operate sound reinforcement equipment integrating multiple audio sources such as microphones, computers, telecom, external video sources, etc.
* Setup, operate and maintain mobile television ENG vans.
* Perform and/or assist in the design, installation, maintenance and operational support of conference room audio/visual systems; to include Crestron automation systems, Clear One telecommunication systems and ClickShare wireless presentation systems.
* Provide audio/video operation, maintenance and technical support for both live and in-house productions. Setup, coordinate and monitor closed caption encoders to U-Stream and Local IPTV system.
* Maintain, configure and upgrade local isolated engineering network. Also maintain multicast and unicast encoders on networks and the internet.
* Perform periodic maintenance on videotape recorders and signal patching systems in the television control room.
* Perform and/or assist with maintenance, troubleshooting, repair, modification, fabrication, and installation of audio/video systems on the RF&ESS Contract in conformance with Federal Communications Commission (FCC) guidelines and regulations.
* Install and maintain all video gathering, distribution, display and recording equipment at all facilities. This includes installing and removing wall-mounted monitors.
* Assist with board-level and component-level troubleshooting, maintenance, mechanical adjustments, cable fabrication and installation.
* Maintain documentation on all work performed and adhere to the Configuration Control Board (CCB), FCC and Digital Television Working Group processes, procedures and guidelines.

Other Related Duties:

Perform other duties as required, to include supporting other work groups during surges. This may include cross training into other function areas to meet overall contract performance objectives. Perform housekeeping of the work area and equipment. Operate personnel lifts, and government vehicles. Troubleshoot and repair electronic and electromechanical equipment to board or assembly level. Troubleshoot networks, switches and routers. Audio/Video remote staging event setups and operations, to include staging platforms, speakers, projection, 20\' screen assembly, cameras, and production control equipment.

Qualifications:

Education:

Electronics Technician, Maintenance I:

High School Diploma or High School Equivalency. Academic or formal training courses in subjects related to this position description. At least six months of related work experience. Ability to obtain and maintain a Government Security Clearance.

Electronics Technician, Maintenance II:

Associates Degree in Electronics Technology or a closely related field or completion of formal training in an accredited commercial or military electronics school. At least three years of related experience. Ability to obtain and maintain a Government Security Clearance.

Electronics Technician, Maintenance III:

Associates Degree in Electronics Technology or a closely related field or completion of formal training in an accredited commercial or military electronics school. At least six years of related experience. Ability to obtain and maintain a Government Security Clearance.

Core Competencies:

Ability to: Work under the pressure of a real-time, live mission environment. Configure and operate digital electronics test equipment. Communicate effectively in both oral and written form; apply the principles of logical or scientific thinking to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Establish and maintain successful working relationships. Interact effectively with customers. Analyze data and resolve problems. Work in a team environment; work under deadlines; use a computer to input and retrieve information and data; Effectively use word processing and spreadsheet software programs such as Microsoft Word and Excel; Understanding of Visio is helpful. Perform work in an ISO compliant/certified environment.

Level I Knowledge of:

Basic understanding of electronics
Basic understanding of IT and network systems
Mac and PC platforms
Audio/Video components, systems, and connections.

Level II Knowledge of:

Basic understanding of electronics
Signal flow
Various video formats and compression schemes
Computer networks and storage
Mac and PC platforms
IT and network systems. Understanding of network layers and protocols.
Additionally, all of Level I knowledge.

Level III Knowledge of:

Basic electronics
Signal flow
Configuration, operation and integration of video/audio systems, cameras, VTRs, SSD recorders, patch panels, routing switchers and related equipment
Various video formats and compression schemes
Mobile television microwave transmission gear
Computer networks and storage
Mac and PC platforms
Audio/Visual components and systems (projectors, screens, sound reinforcement, Crestron or similar automation software
IT and network systems. Understanding of network layers and protocols.
Additionally, all of Level I and Level II knowledge.

Skills:

Interpersonal skills:

Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
Ability to use a computer to input and retrieve information and data.
Ability to obtain and maintain a Government Secret Security Clearance.
Must possess a valid driver\'s license and maintain it.

As of November 1, 2021, in compliance with the Executive Order on Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors, requires all employees to be fully vaccinated and show proof of vaccination at time of hire or receive an approved exemption due to a disability/medical reason or sincerely held religious belief.

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Post Date: 05/12/2022
Job #: 17507
Organization Type: Television Station - Commercial
Job Title: IT Operations Tech
Location: Salt Lake City UT
Job Description:

We are hiring an IT Operations Manager! The IT Ops Manager oversees local area networks; compliance; installation/maintenance/documentation of computers; and serves as the liaison with corporate office.

What You’ll Do:

* Maintain the daily documentation of required systems, including backups, adds, deletions, service patches.
* Perform installation, setup and maintenance on personal computers and local area networks (LAN).
* Serve as the primary POC to corporate on WAN and special projects.
* Serve as Purchasing Agent for location asset management (e.g. software license management, hardware and software, and peripherals).
* Maintain Traffic/Sales Wide Orbit and financial system locally ensuring it is operational and compliant with corporate security policies, including backup systems and offsite storage.
* Maintain Sarbanes-Oxley quarterly self-assessment certifications, as well as other controls to corporate mandated levels of compliance. Develop “best practices” for systems that do not fall under SOX Controls.
* Maintain appropriate computer related studio electronic equipment and systems including but not limited to Apple editing systems, Promise SAN, Apple servers, Crispin automation, VIZrt graphics systems, Weather systems, Live streaming platforms, Compusat automation, AVID iNews and other broadcast systems.

What You’ll Need:

* Bachelor\'s degree preferred.
* 5 - 8 years experience. Minimum of 5 years’ experience required in PC Systems and Networking, having been an IT Director or equivalent during past 3 years.
* Excellent communications and leadership skills plus a service-oriented attitude are particularly important.
* SBE and Cisco certifications are desired.

What You’ll Bring:

* Individual should have good computer networking skills, good people skills and good organizational skills.
* Ability to work in a fast-paced live-news environment where response time is critical.
* Must be able to conform to high-security environment and execute the rules governing the Scripps company security and controls policies.
* Must be able to keep up with daily documentation of the computer network.
* Knowledge of Cisco related- certification is desired.
* Must be able to work flexible work hours, including holidays, weekends and evenings.
* Must be able to work well under pressure, meet deadlines, and work well with other people.

Post Date: 05/12/2022
Job #: 17508
Organization Type: Television Station - Commercial
Job Title: Director of Engineering
Location: Baltimore MD
Job Description:

We are hiring a Director of Engineering (DOE)! The DOE leads a team that provides world-class customer service to all internal and external business partners with a positive “can-do” attitude. You\'ll oversee the entire infrastructure and manage the design, specifications, documentation, maintenance and installation of technical systems and workflows.

What You’ll Do:

* Model and lead a culture of empathy, customer service and leadership.
* Lead the research, design, installation and repair of all television, digital, OTT, Internet Systems, high power RF systems, production environments and all associated equipment using current platforms and protocols. Manage building facilities and grounds, including HVAC, power generation and security systems.
* Partner with the news department to develop, build and support content workflow and support systems including integration and problem-solving software, hardware, networking and infrastructure while facilitating a collaborative environment between newsroom and production control staff.
* Motivate and manage a staff of professional and technical engineers, operators and IT technicians. Develop and grow staff in technology and culture to meet the on-going and future technological needs of the station, and evaluate staff growth opportunities and assessments
* Establish and implement engineering policies and procedures.
* Evaluate and maintain the spectrum and broadband usage of the facility.
* Manage projects.
* Plan, design and document current and future broadcast and digital systems.
* Collaborate with other departments to determine current and future studio and transmission and workflow needs.
* Prepare and track capital, expense, repair and maintenance budgets.
* Use company purchasing management system to purchase and track assets and services as well as replacement cycles.
* Evaluate equipment solutions.
* Keep the station compliant with the FCC Rules and Regulations, as well as related local, state, and federal regulations.
* Perform other duties as needed.

What You’ll Need:

* Associate degree in computer science, electrical or electronic engineering; or equivalent experience required. Bachelor\'s degree preferred.
* At least 5 years broadcast operations experience required.
* At least 2 years supervisory experience required.
* Network, SBE and/or Project Management certification preferred.
* Experience with labor unions preferred.

What You’ll Bring:

* A “customer service first” mindset and an ability to consistently deliver a high level of customer service and support.
* Strong interpersonal skills.
* Demonstrated strategic planning abilities.
* Excellent managerial skills in working with management, users, staff, peers and vendors.
* Excellent written and oral communication skills.
* Ability to relate technical matters to non-technical users.
* Ability to relate business matters to technical staff.
* Team player.
* Highly self-directed and can work independently.
* Strong project management skills.
* Can manage shifting priorities, demands and timelines smoothly.
* Knowledge of FCC rules.
* Demonstrated understanding of electronic, electrical, mechanical and information systems.
* Must have a keen interest in emerging broadcast related technologies and how they might be utilized in our business environment.

Additional Considerations:

Valid driver\'s license and good driving record required. In addition, proof of insurance and liability coverage may be required.

Post Date: 05/12/2022
Job #: 17498
Organization Type: Staffing Firm
Job Title: Project Engineer/Manager, Audio/Video
Location: Dallas, TX Metro Area TX
Job Description:

We are currently searching for a Project Engineer/Manager, Audio/Video to fill a full-time role with our client, a worldwide outsourced production partner supporting premier content producers of live sports, entertainment, music, and corporate events.

This position is located in Grapevine, Texas (Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area).

This position requires a considerable amount of travel, including travel to other client facilities, customer, and vendor sites. There will be 110 – 175 days of yearly travel time.

The Project Engineer/Manager, Audio/Video will support permanent and semi-permanent system installations for clients. In this role, you will be involved in some of the biggest broadcasting/sporting events in the world. You must be able to work well with others, your team, and clients in fast-paced environments as well as provide technical support and training to clients for software or broadcast hardware.

The ideal candidate will have experience trouble shooting Audio and Video Broadcast equipment and the ability to solve unusual or unexpected problems. You have familiarity of TCP/IP/SNMP Network topologies, VLANS and Cisco switches and other IT infrastructure. You have strong knowledge of broadcast audio and video systems and associated signal flows along with the ability to troubleshoot advanced Broadcast Audio and Video systems and provide rapid solutions. This person will be the leader of the team when on site.

Qualifications:

* 5+ years of experience in the Broadcast Integration/Live industry.
* Ability to work as Lead Broadcast Engineer remote, in the field and in studio integrations.
* Engineering experience a plus.
* Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite.
* Experience troubleshooting Audio and Video Broadcast equipment.

Education and Certification Requirements:

* Bachelor’s Degree or formal Electronics training desired.

What’s in it for you:

* Join a company that offers challenging and rewarding careers where your efforts will be recognized and rewarded.
* An opportunity to work with experienced leaders who provide the tools and training necessary for you to contribute to the continued success of the organization.
* Comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, 401K.

We are committed to equal employment opportunity for all workers regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or veteran status. We celebrate diversity and are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer.

Post Date: 05/12/2022
Job #: 17497
Organization Type: Staffing Firm
Job Title: Broadcast Engineer in Charge (EIC)
Location: Jacksonville or any USA location near a major airport FL
Job Description:

We are currently searching for a Broadcast Engineer in Charge (EIC) to fill a full-time role with our client, a worldwide outsourced production partner supporting premier content producers of live sports, entertainment, music, and corporate events.

As the Broadcast Engineer in Charge (EIC), you will lead the daily activities of the mobile unit and provide the normal maintenance activities required for a mobile unit to meet client requirements and operate to company standards.

The ideal candidate will have managerial experience working in television production technology with expertise and knowledge of technology, production, and equipment for major commercial and cable TV networks. You have a strong customer service orientation and the ability to interact with clients and individuals of all levels to ensure customer satisfaction.

Travel Requirement: Must be willing and able to travel to live events as scheduled

Qualifications:

* 5+ years of experience working in television production technology with progressive managerial responsibility
* Demonstrated knowledge of technology, equipment, facilities, and production for major commercial and cable television networks
* Supervisory experience required, including project coordination, sales support, and other related activity
* Ability to interface with clients and provide a high level of service and support.
* Must be willing and able to travel to live events as scheduled
* Excellent communication skills, attention to detail, and the ability to multi-task in high-pressure situations

Education and Certification Requirements:

* Technical or B.S./Electronics field or Engineering preferred, however various combinations of education and experience will be considered

What’s in it for you:

* Join a company that offers challenging and rewarding careers where your efforts will be recognized and rewarded.
* An opportunity to work with experienced leaders who provide the tools and training necessary for you to contribute to the continued success of the organization.
* Comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, 401K.

We are committed to equal employment opportunity for all workers regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or veteran status. We celebrate diversity and are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer.

Post Date: 05/12/2022
Job #: 17499
Organization Type: Television Station - Commercial
Job Title: Broadcast Engineer
Location: Madison WI
Job Description:

We have a unique opportunity for a Broadcast TV Engineer.

The selected candidate will perform maintenance of computers and broadcast equipment of the television station.

Job Description includes but is not limited to:

• Execute all engineering functions of the station, installations, requirements, and purchasing recommendations
• Maintain computer software, hardware, and local area network applications
• Keep software license compliance and all software versions up to date
• Maintain broadcast electronical equipment: receivers, satellite receivers, and computing equipment
• Transmitter maintenance
• Availability to troubleshoot issues with broadcast or computer equipment (after hours and on weekends on occasion)
• Ensure security and FCC compliance

The best candidate will have:

• 3 years’ experience (preferred) in broadcast electrical systems and equipment maintenance
• Ability to troubleshoot, install, and maintain all equipment at the station and the transmitter site
• The drive to maintain the quality of the Broadcasts
• A valid Wisconsin State Driver’s License
• Ability to work on ladders, stand for long periods of time, and lift computers or equipment up to 50 lbs.
• Technical degree in electronics or a related field, or an equivalent of work and educational experience. Knowledge and willingness to comply with all FCC regulations.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer

Post Date: 05/12/2022
Job #: 17500
Organization Type: Radio Station - Non-commercial
Job Title: Broadcast Engineer
Location: Phoenix AZ
Job Description:

We are hiring a broadcast engineer. The position works with the engineering team to keep the radio stations on the air. The position works in the studios, at the transmitter site and with remote production operations. The position is part of maintaining a great broadcasting operation and the rare emergency.

The candidate keeps the radio stations and studios/control rooms sounding great, and keeps the transmitters working effectively. Responsible for the testing and maintenance of both field production and studio production gear, including both electronic and non-electronic. Ensuring that all the technical performance meets FCC standards.

Post Date: 05/12/2022
Job #: 17501
Organization Type: Radio Station - Non-commercial
Job Title: Broadcast Operation Engineer
Location: San Antonio TX
Job Description:

We are seeking an experienced Operations Support Engineer to participate in the installation, maintenance and repair of our growing facilities in order to maintain superior service in all coverage areas, while complying with FCC technical requirements.

The Broadcast Operation Engineer also will assist with technical support and maintenance of our studio systems in use within the organization and assist with the oversight of building operations at our headquarters facility. The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated, resourceful, self-starter, with strong time management and critical thinking skills.

Duties and Responsibilities:

• Primary contact for operational issues and support (facilities systems HVAC, Security, mechanical).
• Primary contact for event technology including sound, lighting and installed building systems.
• Build effective relationships with news team, events and broadcast staff to improve technology use and effectiveness.
• Act as Chief Operator and maintain EAS Logs.
• Coordinate automation streams for hand off to STL or streaming.
• Coordinate automation system to ensure continuity of broadcast, clocks, templates and closures.
• Maintain Program clocks for local and externally produced programs.
• Assist with keeping on air sound in compliance with programming rules and formats.
• Assist in traffic and act as backup.
• Maintain automation system through periodic maintenance, backups and weekly checks.
• Assist with studio and rack room buildouts, changes and maintenance.
• Assist with network IT, Telco systems.
• Assist with transmitter site maintenance.
• Intake, document, and escalate incidents as needed.
• Train and instruct employees on proper equipment usages.
• Train new board ops as needed for on air duties.
• Backup board op if needed for local or visiting national NPR shows
• Assists with IP-codec equipment to connect guests on air.
• Quickly and effectively troubleshoot problems.
• Support events and broadcasts with technical knowledge and guidance.
• Monitor broadcasts for quality and issues when necessary.
• 24/7 on call for emergencies.
• Update wiring, labeling and documentation to current plan.
• Protect the station’s broadcasting licenses and prevent institutional liability by ensuring compliance with FCC Rules and Regulations.
• Participate appropriately in station fundraising, sponsorship activities and live events
• Fulfill administrative obligations related to required documentation, keeping appropriate files and submitting timely expense reports.

Required Qualifications:

Self-motivated, with a \"willing spirit\" and the ability to work efficiently with limited direct supervision.
Demonstrated professionalism and personal relationship skills, including the ability to work well with other team members. Exceptional organizational and time management skills, including the ability to work effectively under pressure and meet deadlines. Excellent communication skills, both oral and written. Ability to work after hours as needed, sometimes on short notice and be on-call 24/7 for emergencies or scheduled maintenance. Must have a valid standard Class C driver\'s license, transportation and the ability to travel on short notice.

Education:

Associate degree in electronics technology or related field, or equivalent experience in operations or maintenance at a broadcast station. SBE Certification preferred.

Experience:

Minimum of five years technical experience working at a broadcast station.

Additional Preferred Skills:

Familiarity with digital audio storage systems, automation systems and traffic systems. Knowledge of FCC rules and regulations, telecommunication laws related to broadcast station operation and compliance. IT skills, including workstation and server troubleshooting and repair, local area networking and desktop support.

Physical Activities and Requirements:

Finger Dexterity: Using fingers to make small movements such as typing or picking up small objects or hand tools.
Talking: Verbally conveying information, instructions, and ideas clearly and quickly.
Hearing: Able to hear average or normal conversations, in person or by phone.
Repetitive Motions: Frequently and regularly using the wrists, hands and fingers.
Visual: Average, ordinary, visual acuity necessary to prepare or inspect printed materials. Must be able to differentiate color coding of wiring and components.
Physical: Ability to travel. Must have the ability to lift 75 lbs., climb ladders and use common power tools.

This job description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed. It is not intended to serve as an exhaustive list of all duties, skills, and responsibilities required. Additionally, this job description is not intended as an employment contract, implied or otherwise, and the Company continues to maintain its status as an at will employer.

Post Date: 05/12/2022
Job #: 17502
Organization Type: Radio Station - Commercial
Job Title: Chief Engineer
Location: San Antonio TX
Job Description:

We are seeking an experienced Chief Engineer to lead in the installation, maintenance and repair of our growing transmitter sites in order to maintain superior service in all coverage areas, while complying with FCC technical requirements.

The Chief Engineer also will supervise and oversee technical support and maintenance of our studio systems in use within the organization and assist with the oversight of building operations at our headquarters facility. The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated, resourceful, self-starter, with strong time management and critical thinking skills.

Duties and Responsibilities:

• Primary contact for broadcast technical support and emergencies
• Ensure broadcast systems reliability through proper maintenance and best practice
• Installation and repair of audio, transmitting, IT for studio and broadcast operations
• Coordinate outbound and inbound transmissions, STL, TSL, typically via IP and RF
• Coordinate satellite downlinks
• Maintain transmitters and associated equipment
• Quickly and effectively troubleshoot problems with transmissions
• Log all transmission maintenance and issues
• Intake, document, and escalate incidents as needed
• Support events and broadcasts with technical knowledge and guidance
• Monitor broadcasts for quality and issues when necessary
• 24/7 on call for emergencies
• Assist and support broadcast staff with technology changes
• Protect the station’s broadcasting licenses and prevent institutional liability by ensuring compliance with FCC Rules and Regulations
• Participate appropriately in station fundraising, sponsorship activities and live events
• Fulfill administrative obligations related to required documentation, keeping appropriate files and submitting timely expense reports.

Required Qualifications:

Self-motivated, with a \"willing spirit\" and the ability to work efficiently with limited direct supervision.
Demonstrated professionalism and personal relationship skills, including the ability to work well with other team members. Exceptional organizational and time management skills, including the ability to work effectively under pressure and meet deadlines. Excellent communication skills, both oral and written. Ability to work after hours as needed, sometimes on short notice and be on-call 24/7 for emergencies or scheduled maintenance. Must have a valid standard Class C driver\'s license, transportation and the ability to travel on short notice.

Education:

Associate degree in electronics technology or related field, or equivalent experience in operations or maintenance at a broadcast station. SBE Certification preferred.

Experience:

Minimum of seven years technical experience working at a broadcast station with hands on experience in maintaining High Power RF transmitters.

Additional Preferred Skills:

Familiarity with digital audio storage systems, automation systems and traffic systems. Knowledge of FCC rules and regulations, telecommunication laws related to broadcast station operation and compliance. IT skills including workstation and server troubleshooting and repair, local area networking and desktop support.

Physical Activities and Requirements:

Finger Dexterity: Using fingers to make small movements such as typing or picking up small objects or hand tools.
Talking: Verbally conveying information, instructions, and ideas clearly and quickly.
Hearing: Able to hear average or normal conversations, in person or by phone.
Repetitive Motions: Frequently and regularly using the wrists, hands and fingers.
Visual: Average, ordinary, visual acuity necessary to prepare or inspect printed materials. Must be able to differentiate color coding of wiring and components.
Physical: Ability to travel. Must have the ability to lift 75 lbs., climb ladders and use common power tools.

This job description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed. It is not intended to serve as an exhaustive list of all duties, skills, and responsibilities required. Additionally, this job description is not intended as an employment contract, implied or otherwise, and the Company continues to maintain its status as an at will employer.

Post Date: 05/12/2022
Job #: 17503
Organization Type: Radio Station - Commercial
Job Title: Assistant Chief Engineer
Location: San Antonio TX
Job Description:

We are seeking an experienced Assistant Chief Engineer to participate in the installation, maintenance and repair of our growing transmitter sites in order to maintain superior service in all coverage areas, while complying with FCC technical requirements.

The Assistant Chief Engineer also will assist with technical support and maintenance of our studio systems in use within the organization and assist with the oversight of building operations at our headquarters facility. The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated, resourceful, self-starter, with strong time management and critical thinking skills.

Duties and Responsibilities:

• Primary back up for the Chief Engineer for broadcast technical support and emergencies
• Ensure broadcast systems reliability through proper maintenance and best practice
• Installation and repair of audio, transmitting, IT for studio and broadcast operations
• Coordinate outbound and inbound transmissions, STL, TSL, typically via IP and RF
• Coordinate satellite downlinks
• Maintain transmitters and associated equipment
• Quickly and effectively troubleshoot problems with transmissions
• Log all transmission maintenance and issues
• Intake, document, and escalate incidents as needed
• Support events and broadcasts with technical knowledge and guidance
• Monitor broadcasts for quality and issues when necessary
• 24/7 on call for emergencies
• Assist and support broadcast staff with technology changes
• Protect the station’s broadcasting licenses and prevent institutional liability by ensuring compliance with FCC Rules and Regulations
• Participate appropriately in station fundraising, sponsorship activities and live events
• Fulfill administrative obligations related to required documentation, keeping appropriate files and submitting timely expense reports.

Required Qualifications:

Self-motivated, with a \\\"willing spirit\\\" and the ability to work efficiently with limited direct supervision.
Demonstrated professionalism and personal relationship skills, including the ability to work well with other team members. Exceptional organizational and time management skills, including the ability to work effectively under pressure and meet deadlines. Excellent communication skills, both oral and written. Ability to work after hours as needed, sometimes on short notice and be on-call 24/7 for emergencies or scheduled maintenance. Must have a valid standard Class C driver\\\'s license, transportation and the ability to travel on short notice.

Education:

Associate degree in electronics technology or related field, or equivalent experience in operations or maintenance at a broadcast station. SBE Certification preferred.

Experience:

Minimum of three years technical experience working at a broadcast station with hands on experience in maintaining High Power RF transmitters.

Additional Preferred Skills:

Familiarity with digital audio storage systems, automation systems and traffic systems. Knowledge of FCC rules and regulations, telecommunication laws related to broadcast station operation and compliance. IT skills including workstation and server troubleshooting and repair, local area networking and desktop support.

Physical Activities and Requirements:

Finger Dexterity: Using fingers to make small movements such as typing or picking up small objects or hand tools.
Talking: Verbally conveying information, instructions, and ideas clearly and quickly.
Hearing: Able to hear average or normal conversations, in person or by phone.
Repetitive Motions: Frequently and regularly using the wrists, hands and fingers.
Visual: Average, ordinary, visual acuity necessary to prepare or inspect printed materials. Must be able to differentiate color coding of wiring and components.
Physical: Ability to travel. Must have the ability to lift 75 lbs., climb ladders and use common power tools.

Benefits:

• Generous vacation, sick, personal time and holidays
• Employer paid Medical and Dental insurance
• LTD, Life and AD&D Insurance
• 2% Simple IRA contribution
• Employee Assistance Program
• Volunteer vision and supplemental insurance plans

This job description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed. It is not intended to serve as an exhaustive list of all duties, skills, and responsibilities required. Additionally, this job description is not intended as an employment contract, implied or otherwise, and the Company continues to maintain its status as an at will employer.

Post Date: 05/12/2022
Job #: 17496
Organization Type: Television Station - Commercial
Job Title: Automation Systems Video Engineer
Location: Colorado Springs CO
Job Description:

We are seeking a dynamic, technically advanced and self-motivated Automation Systems Video Engineer to provide support for television station technical operations – such as on-air automation systems, encoding, multiplexing, transcoding, monitoring and video/IT systems - as well as installation and maintenance of equipment at all station locations.

This position will be based at the Broadcast Operations Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado, but will work with multiple and various groups within the organization, both local and corporate, to ensure organizational effectiveness and all levels of statutory compliance.

Successful candidate will be able to work independently, exhibit strong collaboration, verbal and written communication skills, and have a proven record in project-planning and implementation. At least three years’ experience in broadcast television engineering or information technology is required, with a four-year degree in communications, electrical engineering or information technology preferred. Must manage and perform on-call duties and work flexible hours.

Physical requirements of this position are – lifting objects up to 50 lbs., working on ladders and high rooftops, lifting, moving and setting television, multimedia and related production equipment, and working in tight spaces.

This is a full-time exempt position with a competitive benefits package. Candidate must possess or be able to acquire a valid Colorado driver license with an acceptable driving record and submit to and pass a drug test and background check.

Annual Salary Range: $70K - $80K

Benefits: Health, Dental, Vision, FSA, HSAs, Company-paid Life & AD&D, Supplemental Life, and Disability insurances. Additional offerings are 401(k) with employer match, Paid Time Off, Colorado Paid Sick Leave, Employee Assistance Program, Referral Program and Tuition Reimbursement.

References must be made available upon request.

EOE

Post Date: 05/12/2022
Job #: 17491
Organization Type: Radio Station - Commercial
Job Title: Chief Engineer
Location: Davenport IA
Job Description:

We are looking for a Market Engineering Manager to oversee our multi-station broadcast radio facility in the Quad City (Davenport, IA) market. Candidates would be responsible for all technical operations of our four FM and two AM stations.

Post Date: 05/12/2022
Job #: 17492
Organization Type: Radio Station - Commercial
Job Title: Chief Engineer
Location: Virginia Bech VA
Job Description:

We are searching for an Engineer. The Engineer maintains the installation, maintenance/repair of studio equipment, transmitting and ancillary equipment in order to maintain competitive signals in the market while complying with all FCC technical requirements. For us, the broadcast business is more than just playing music, it is about serving our communities, our listeners, our employees, and our advertisers. The center of GREAT radio is a GREAT signal so we “darn near” worship a solid engineer. We are looking for a radio engineer with a successful track record. The person we are looking for is someone who sees the future of radio and is excited about it. This is a critical position in our company. (That you would get to work in an area that is full of every outdoor experience possible is simply a plus). Includes: assisting with telecommunications, computer, and networking systems.

Key Responsibilities:

• Maintains station operation through preventative and corrective maintenance
• Oversee a cluster of 5 radio stations – 4 FM’s/1 AM as well an HD 2 (possibly more to come).
• Follows routine maintenance procedures and schedules for all broadcast equipment
• Performs necessary measurements of equipment performance
• Installs and performs maintenance on broadcast consoles, audio routers, recording equipment, microphones, digital audio systems, transmitters, antennas, control systems, remote equipment, etc.
• Assists with maintenance and support of computer networks and related systems
• 24/7 on call

Qualifications:

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Working knowledge of all applicable FCC rules and regulations preferred
• Computer literacy in or the desire to lean applicable software packages
• Ability to troubleshoot broadcast equipment to the component level preferred
• Ability to assist in troubleshooting and repairing AM and FM transmitting facilities
• Knowledge of electrical systems and the UPS and standby generators
• Knowledge of Wide Orbit System is a plus
• Troubleshoot HVAC systems problems and minor maintenance as needed
• Knowledge of telephone systems including VOIP
• Interact with management and staff at all levels
• Ability to multi-task and handle pressures and deadlines and skills in prioritizing
• May be required to lift fifty pounds
• Ability to climb stairs and ladders is required
• Minimum 5+ years in broadcast engineering or related field

Education and Licensing:

• Associates or technical degree in Information Technology or related field or equivalent level of experience
• SBE Certification a plus
• Must possess valid state driver’s license and provide required proof of personal vehicle insurance

What we offer:

• Competitive pay
• Professional growth and career path
• Focused, responsible, and collaborative work environment with the ability, to ask, “what if” and try innovative solutions
• Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance coverage
• Paid Vacation & Holidays

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

Post Date: 05/12/2022
Job #: 17493
Organization Type: Radio Station - Commercial
Job Title: Chief Engineer
Location: Bonita Springs FL
Job Description:

Opening for a Radio Broadcast Chief Engineer located within a growing market. The ideal candidate will need to be well-organized and able to work with minimal supervision. This candidate will work seamlessly with staff on all aspects of the operation and be responsible to prioritize needs through a solution-oriented mindset.

Desirable qualifications of the candidate are:

• Five years broadcast engineering experience
• Associate Degree in a technical discipline, trade school, military or direct experience.
• Valid US driver\'s license with a clean driving record.
• Working knowledge and ability to inspect, repair, and maintain all aspects of the broadcast facility. This includes FM tube type transmitters, STL systems, Combiner systems, Automation Systems, Satellite Delivery, Antenna Systems and more.
• Working knowledge of HVAC systems and facilities management coordination within the broadcast facilities.
• Knowledge and thorough understanding of FCC rules and regulations
• Ability to perform Chief Operator designation to maintain compliance
• Directs and carries out testing and maintenance of all broadcast facilities to ensure operational readiness meets or exceeds industry standards.
• Work with Corporate Chief Engineer to standardize and improve facilities.
• Should be proficient with computers, software, networking and able to assist in enforcing computing policies and procedures as directed by Corporate Office.
• Ability to respond to technical emergencies on a 24/7/365 basis, this may include varied work hours as needed.
• SBE Certification is desirable.
• Additional duties may require the climbing of ladders, working on elevated surfaces, good manual dexterity and ability to lift or carry equipment.

Candidate will report to the local GM and Corporate Chief Engineer.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer

Post Date: 05/12/2022
Job #: 17495
Organization Type: Television Station - Commercial
Job Title: Broadcast Engineer
Location: Portland OR
Job Description:

The Broadcast Engineer participates in managing and maintaining all broadcast and technology related equipment within the facility.

Principal Duties & Responsibilities:

• Participate in managing and maintaining all broadcast and technology related equipment within the facility
• Understand and assist in compliance with rules and regulations applicable to FCC, local, state, and federal laws
• Help implement new technologies and technical infrastructure for the facility.
• Participate in engineering and other technical projects
• Evaluate, select, install, service, and maintain facility broadcast equipment and information technology systems
• Work closely with management and co-workers to ensure company objectives are being met
• Other duties as needed

Requirements & Skills:

• Three (3) years previous broadcast engineering experience
• The ability to terminate broadcast and IT related cables is required
• Experience with Broadcast automation systems, routers, video storage devices, SAN storage, satellite ground stations, and RF preferred
• Strong interpersonal and organization skills
• Ability to identify the development needs of others and coach/mentor others to improve their knowledge and/or skills
• Provide Desktop support
• Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments, and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
• Ability to work extended hours as needed, may include overnight and weekends
• Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
• ‘Can Do’ attitude, desire to learn new skills consistent with good engineering/IT practices

Physical Demands & Work Environment:

The employee must be able to stand, sit, reach, climb, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, make decisions that impact the results of co-workers. Must have good interpersonal skills in order to work with end-users, other engineers, and other departments.

Work performed primarily in Engineering shop, studio, outside premises, transmitter, and office environment. May be exposed to the following conditions: heat/cold, dust, moving machinery, loud noises, height, confined spaces, electrical equipment. Must be able to lift 50 lbs.

Must be able to work varied shifts, including nights, weekends, early mornings, and holidays.

NOTE: This job description contains the basic requirements for the position and is NOT intended to be a complete list of responsibilities; other duties may be assigned.

To Apply: Please visit the Work for Us page at KOIN.com: https://bit.ly/2NpjYBu or at the Nexstar Website at: https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar to complete the application process.

To be considered for this position you must apply online via the Nexstar Media Inc. Career Portal: Please remember to attach your cover letter, resume, and a link to your demo reel or portfolio (if applicable).

We are an equal opportunity employer that seeks diversity in our workforce. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.

Post Date: 05/05/2022
Job #: 17481
Organization Type: Television Station - Commercial
Job Title: Lead Master Control Operator
Location: Winter Park FL
Job Description:

We have an opening for a full-time Lead Master Control Operator who is a self-motivated, detail oriented, organized multi-tasking team player with strong interpersonal skills. The successful candidate will assist in the day-to-day oversight and scheduling of staff. This person is responsible for the equipment that provides the content of our broadcast on-air program streams. Candidate will be responsible for monitoring multiple air channels, acquiring, ingesting, and preparing content, executing playlists, maintaining regulatory compliance, assuring quality control of on-air product, and documenting transmission events. This position involves ingesting commercials and programs, prepping them, timing them, and making sure they all play on air properly.

Job Responsibilities:

* Work with staff and management to improve and protect on-air quality and mitigate risks.
* Assist in documenting and maintaining operational policies and procedures.
* Coordinate live and taped programming for broadcast.
* Maintaining on air operation to include running commercials, network, and local programming.
* Monitors multiple channels to ensure regulatory compliance and quality signals.
* Operate Harris Automation equipment
* Follow FCC monitoring and EAS procedures
* Observing transmitters and taking readings
* Maintains program and transmitter logs.
* Executes, edits, updates, and appends playlists
* Acquires content from various distributors
* Setup of microwave and satellite feeds for news and programming.
* Reports equipment issues and transmission discrepancies.
* Other duties as assigned.

Experience Requirements:

* Must have computer and software experience
* Prior exposure to television station operations and newscast production
* Ability to work in a fast-paced environment

Qualifications Requirements:

* Operational knowledge and experience with master control activities and functions
* Ability to organize, plan, manage, document, and execute assignments within a demanding live broadcast environment.
* Applicants must be reliable and punctual
* Can work flexible hours and shifts including holidays and weekends
* Computer literacy is mandatory
* Attention to details is imperative
* Applicant must be able to multi-task
* Must be a leader with strong interpersonal skills
* Knowledge of VizRT graphics a plus
* Ability to learn specialized software applications
* Aptitude for operating electronic equipment for broadcast and production requirements.

Education:

* Technical school or completion of college level technical courses a plus.
* Military training and experience in related field will be considered.

Additional Requirements

As part of our continued efforts to maintain a safe workplace for employees, we require that all newly hired employees be fully vaccinated (as defined by the CDC) against the coronavirus by the first day of employment as a condition of employment, to the extent permitted by applicable law. We will consider requests for reasonable accommodations due to medical and/or religious reasons on an individual basis in accordance with applicable legal requirements

Post Date: 05/05/2022
Job #: 17482
Organization Type: Manufacturer/Service Provider, Consulting/Contract Engineering Firm
Job Title: RF Infrastructure Engineer
Location: Greenville NC
Job Description:

We invite applications from Electronic Engineers with particular skills in radio frequency communications infrastructure. Candidates should possess excellent theoretical and technical skills as well as proven project management ability. Areas of expertise should encompass broadcast and wireless tower and transmission systems, interference mitigation, RF Safety, and lightning protection.

The position will be at our Greenville, NC office. It may require some US and foreign travel and eligibility to obtain a security clearance. The candidate must be an excellent writer and communicator. At least a BSEE degree or equivalent is required. Ex-military, ham radio, and Spanish fluency are pluses!

We offer progressive compensation and great benefits, including health insurance, life insurance and 401K; with the opportunity to be a key contributor in our team atmosphere.

Post Date: 05/05/2022
Job #: 17483
Organization Type: Radio Station - Non-commercial
Job Title: Director of Media Technology
Location: Laramie WY
Job Description:

We invite diverse applicants to consider our employment opportunities. We are also especially interested in candidates who have experience working with diverse populations and/or diverse initiatives.

Job Purpose:

Maintain and advance the broadcast and digital infrastructure underlying our statewide services and the technology that supports daily operations. Position responsible for FCC compliance.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

* Manage all aspects of technology for the Company, including broadcast engineering, information technology, engineering functions, broadcast transmission/distribution services, and a suite of digital products and delivery systems. Remain abreast of the latest developments in digital both infrastructure and production areas, broadcast, and business technology.
* Lead the assessment, implementation, and support of software and functional applications considering compatibility with our technology environment and long-range plans, risks, benefits, efficiencies, shelf-life, maintenance, and costs. Report requirements to administration.
* Establish, update, document, and maintain standard operating procedures and technology policies/protocols that ensure secure, efficient, and quality performance of technology systems and equipment.
* Oversee the digital operations of radio’s technical facilities and the ongoing maintenance and activity of the interactive platforms.
* Manage the technology team, ensuring technical proficiency, professional development, performance management, and job engagement.
* Ensure that technology departments are responsive and communicative about issues that arise within the organizations and with other relevant stakeholders. Identify talented, diverse IT and Technology staff, and recommend to administration for recruitment.
* Oversee continuity and recovery systems for natural disasters and any other unforeseen events that could affect operations, security, and maintenance. Participate in state, national, emergency warning systems planning and execution and report activity to administration.
* Establish a cohesive and future-oriented technical plan that reflects the needs of a complex and changing technology ecosystem. Translate technical capabilities into resource allocation decisions that are integrated into our strategic directions and capital budget.
* Maintain continuous lines of communication, keeping GM and leadership informed of all critical issues. Represent the Company externally as assigned.
* Provide leadership and direction for long-term strategic planning, resource allocation and organizational design for broadcast/and digital technology strategies.
* Provide management and hands-on expertise to sites across the state.
* Other duties as assigned.

Competencies:

* Individual Leadership
* Collaboration
* Delegating Responsibility
* Technical/Professional Knowledge
* Work Tempo
* Work Standards
* Work Prioritization

Remote Work Eligibility:

This position provides vital support to campus customers and requires the successful candidate be available to work on campus.

Minimum Qualifications:

* Bachelor’s Degree in engineering or equivalent work experience in broadcast engineering, digital information technology or related discipline.
* Minimum of 5 years’ experience in engineering and technology leadership roles that include digital audio formats, FM/HD Transmitters, antenna systems, contractor/vendor bidding.
* Comprehensive knowledge of FCC rules and regulations for licensed broadcast facilities and public broadcasting.
* Excellent attention to detail and accuracy.
* Ability to travel to and service sites in high altitude terrains.
* Valid driver\'s license with a motor vehicle record (MVR) that is compliant with the University Vehicle Use Policy.

Desired Qualifications:

* Experience in digital audio formats and technology for emerging mobile platforms.
* Knowledge of traffic operations.
* Experience working with creative audio productions including podcasts as well as emerging audio production projects that develop ideas and creativity.
* Excellent strategic planning and demonstrated ability in managing personnel and budgets.
* Ability to effectively analyze, appraise, evaluate, and solve problems; ability to learn new technologies.
* Ability to work quickly in a strongly focused manner that prompts staff to work within timelines and project deadlines and to strive for excellence.
* Strong customer service skills, and a strong sense of humor.
* Passion for public broadcasting.

We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Educator and Employer. We are committed to a multicultural environment and strongly encourage applications from women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities.

Required Materials:

Complete the online application and upload the following for a complete application: cover letter, resume or C.V. and contact information for four work-related references.

Post Date: 05/05/2022
Job #: 17484
Organization Type: Television Station - Commercial
Job Title: IT Engineer
Location: Richmond VA
Job Description:

We seek a full-time IT Engineer. IT Engineer will provide hardware and software support for all departments on multiple computer and networking platforms using a wide variety of business and broadcasting software. End-user technical support skills are essential. Duties include technical support requests, troubleshooting and maintaining servers, workstations, networks and assistance in maintaining all broadcast equipment in an IT environment. Expertise with installation, support and maintenance of current OS platforms, IP networking technologies is a must. Must be team player with excellent communication and people skills.

Post Date: 05/05/2022
Job #: 17485
Organization Type: College/University, Other
Job Title: Television Production Engineer
Location: Cincinnati OH
Job Description:

We seek applications for a Television Production Engineer. This is a full-time position, salaried, with a comprehensive benefits package.

The successful candidate will be expected to supervise and direct comprehensive broadcast studio systems and the productions in an athletic and academic setting and maintain all AV equipment and IT operations for supporting the department mission while following University and departmental policies, NCAA Division I, and Conference bylaws and regulations.

Essential functions include:

- Design, select, install, and maintain broadcast equipment and information technology systems as it relates to broadcast productions, videoboard operations, and other department needs.
- Provide subject matter expert advice of existing systems and their operation as well as industry trends for improvement of infrastructure and processes.
- Maintenance and troubleshooting of local computer infrastructure, workstations, local area network equipment as well as broadcast and streaming devices.
- Installation of all hardware including fabrication, labeling, and cleaning up all cabling for the systems as well as documenting the operation and pathways.
- Liaison with broadcast partners in regard to set-up and technological engagements within our athletic facilities.
- Schedule production facilities and equipment for use daily.
- Schedule and direct all personnel necessary for technical aspects of production.
- Work in conjunction with the Media Production division and other programs throughout the university.
- Assist with the Implementation of Capital projects related to electronic systems.

Required Education:

- Bachelor\'s Degree
- Seven years of relevant experience and/or other specialized training can be used in lieu of educational requirement.

Required Experience:

- Three years of related experience in a live studio or studio production environment.

Additional Qualifications Considered:

- Experience with Ross Video Systems and ancillary equipment associated with Ross Video Systems (Ultrix router, Carbonite switcher, Xpression graphics, and Mira video server) is ideal.
- Experience with Daktroniks video board systems is ideal.
- May require some evening and weekend hours.

Interested and qualified applicants must apply online and include a cover letter of interest and a current CV/Resume. All certifications and other documentation can be uploaded using the Additional Documents section in the application. Applications without a cover letter and CV/Resume will not be considered for the position.

Post Date: 05/05/2022
Job #: 17474
Organization Type: Radio Station - Non-commercial
Job Title: Chief Engineer
Location: Boynton FL
Job Description:

Under the direct supervision of the Station Manager, to install and maintain all radio equipment at all local transmitter locations and studios, to maintain the technical operation within FCC guidelines, to install and maintain all I.T. equipment and software, to oversee the maintenance of the building, grounds, or vehicles of all locally-owned properties, and to back up the engineer at the plants as needed.

Essential Functions:

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the position.

• Act as Chief Operator as defined by the FCC. This includes regular travel to each transmitter site for maintenance and repairs.
• Review weekly EAS/CAP tests as sent and received.
• Monitor and maintain operation of all radio equipment within FCC rules and regulations. Maintain tower and lighting system in accordance with FAA and FCC rules. Ascertain and record all equipment readings and measurements per FCC requirements.
• Review operator completed technical logs and program logs for accuracy and compliance with FCC rules. Direct operators to make corrections as necessary.
• Possess a strong understanding of electronics theory in general as well as have experience and trouble shooting skills down to component level. Perform corrective maintenance to all radio equipment, through \"on call\" emergency repairs and preventive maintenance schedules. Maintain inventory of spare parts. Install new equipment and design circuits to meet desired objectives.
• Have a good working knowledge of computers… networking, WAN, LAN, IP and internet protocol configurations. Maintain the hardware for all computer systems. Should be proficient in both current as well as past Windows Operating Systems as well as Windows Server versions.
• Possess proven skills and understanding of high power FM transmitters and translators, repair and maintenance.
• Possess strong understanding of ku-band and C-band satellite uplinks and downlinks. Some hands on experience required.
• Coordinate building & grounds maintenance, internal systems, non-radio equipment, and utilize outside vendors as required, within Station Manager and Company guidelines.
• Maintain telephone system and act as liaison with service and hardware vendors.
• Assist in the training of staff members and trainees related to technical issues.
• Communicate station technical needs to the Station Manager, Assistant Station Manager, or Office Administrator as appropriate.
• Participate in live broadcasts, on-air remotes, and production efforts as assigned
• Assist National Programs with in-studio or remote guests in our local area, or if the National Program origination is broadcasting from our local area from time to time.
• Represent station at church and community events as assigned. Independently handle listener correspondence on technical questions. Answer phone when necessary and give authoritative information as assigned, and provide spiritual encouragement and guidance as needed.
• Help locate, install, and maintain a remote studio location in Broward County as opportunity arises.
• Participate on-air as assigned.
• Perform other duties as assigned.

Minimum Requirements:

• High School diploma or GED
• 5 years experience in FM radio engineering and computer technology.
• Authorized to work in the US legally without sponsorship

Preferred Requirements:

• Experience in AM radio engineering is helpful but not required at this time.
• Associates degree in radio engineering technology and/or certification with a related industry association (Society of Broadcast Engineers)

Work Environment/Conditions:

This job operates in a professional broadcasting environment. This role routinely uses standard office and broadcast equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers and filing cabinets.

Please note this position description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this position. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms.

The employee is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

This is a full-time position: Monday through Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Routine travel to translator or repeater stations is expected for this position.

Post Date: 05/05/2022
Job #: 17478
Organization Type: Cable TV Facility, Satellite Facility
Job Title: Transmission Supervisor
Location: Bristol CT
Job Description:

The Transmission Team supports the 24X7 engineering and operational sustainment for the Cable Networks and satellite distribution, along with direct support of The Transmission Team (The Woodlands, TX) which is responsible for satellite distribution of our family of Networks.

As a member of our 24/7, highly skilled Transmission Team, you can expect to work with innovative technology, and be responsible for high profile content in support of our linear and digital networks. In 2021 our transmission team acquired over 160K contributions feeds in support of linear and digital platforms.

* Responsible for non-exempt (Individual Contributors) Direct Reports
* Administers employee performance evaluations in collaboration with all Transmission Managers.
* Creates competency-training plans for TX Specialists and oversees their implementation.
* Coordinates Operations staff and workflows to ensure error free operations, optimum staff allocation and workflow efficiency during assigned shift.
* Provides oversight, operational guidance, and performance related feedback to the Transmission Operations Staff.
* Assists TX Managers in the creation and administration of departmental policy and standard operating procedures.
* Contributes to the hiring process through phone screen and interview participation.
* Ensures that Transmission conforms to technical and operating standards.
* Communicates operational issues and appropriate follow up information with all affected parties, assuring awareness for all stakeholders.
* Requires a comprehensive understanding of department functions and roles for proper coordination with the department’s managers and other staff.
* Provides research, analysis, and assistance for Sr. leadership to develop essential transmission area technical modifications and upgrades.
* Administers staff assignments and performs on-the-spot reassignments as needed.
* Steps in as needed to provide operational guidance to Media Engineering Operations personnel in diagnosing and determining corrective action.

Responsibilities:

* Supervise the daily responsibilities of the TX operational staff, this includes but not limited to: Scheduling assessment and role assignments, follow up on network discrepancies and critical reporting, manage training and on-going learning opportunities.
* Ownership of direct report relationships and oversight of yearly commitments, six month and yearly performance reviews.
* Participation in the screening, interviewing and recommendations associated with the hiring process for the TX team.
* Accountable for assigned projects and keeping leadership apprised of updates, challenges, or successful completion.
* Support Business Continuity (DR) to best protect networks originating at the Bristol and The Woodlands Transmission facilities.
* Build relationships with internal and external business partners, with a strong focus on synergy between the Bristol and The Woodlands Transmission Teams.

Basic Qualifications:

* 5+ years of experience in the broadcast industry.
* Extensive knowledge of the workings of advanced Transmission or Broadcast Operation Centers.
* Must exhibit an elevated level of leadership skills and maturity.
* Basic project management skills to help drive results.
* Ability to react quickly and effectively to issues that arise whether they are air affecting, scheduling, and customer related, etc.
* Ability to work nights, weekends, and holidays.

Preferred Qualifications:

* 10 + years of demonstrated leadership in the technology space or Military experience

Required Education:

* High School Diploma or equivalency

Preferred Education:

* Bachelor of Science from an accredited institution in a Technology related field

Post Date: 05/05/2022
Job #: 17480
Organization Type: Television Station - Commercial
Job Title: Master Control Operator
Location: Salinas CA
Job Description:

We have an opening for a Master Control Operator who is a self-motivated, detail oriented, organized multi-tasking team player. This person is responsible for the equipment that provides the content of our broadcast on-air program streams. Candidate will be responsible for monitoring multiple air channels, acquiring, ingesting and preparing content, executing playlists, maintaining regulatory compliance, assuring quality control of on-air product, and documenting transmission events. This position involves ingesting commercials and programs, timing them and making sure they all play on air properly. This position will also evolve Directing on occasion, training will be provided. Schedule flexibility are necessary for this position.

Job Responsibilities:

* Coordinate live and taped programming for broadcast
* Maintaining on air operation to include running commercials, network, and local programming
* Monitors multiple channels to ensure regulatory compliance and quality signals.
* Operate Harris Automation equipment
* Follow FCC monitoring and EAS procedures.
* Observing transmitters and taking readings
* Maintains program and transmitter logs.
* Executes, edits, updates, and appends playlists.
* Acquires content from various distributors.
* Reports equipment issues and transmission discrepancies.
* Fill in as a Director as needed.

Experience Requirements:

* Must have computer and software experience.
* Prior exposure to television station operations and newscast production a plus.
* Director experience a plus
* Related military experience will be considered.

Qualifications Requirements:

* Computer literacy is mandatory.
* Attention to details is imperative.
* Applicant must be able to multi-task
* Must be a team player with strong interpersonal skills
* Operational knowledge and experience with master control activities and functions
* Knowledge of VizRT graphics a plus
* Ability to learn specialized software applications
* Bilingual a Plus

Education:

* Technical school or completion of college level technical courses a plus.
* Military training and experience in related field will be considered.

Additional Requirements:

As part of our continued efforts to maintain a safe workplace for employees, we require that all newly hired employees be fully vaccinated (as defined by the CDC) against the coronavirus by the first day of employment as a condition of employment, to the extent permitted by applicable law. We will consider requests for reasonable accommodations in accordance with applicable legal requirements.

Post Date: 04/28/2022
Job #: 17473
Organization Type: Radio Station - Non-commercial
Job Title: Technical Support Manager *** SIGN - ON BONUS ***
Location: Chicago IL
Job Description:

Under the direct supervision of the Director of Engineering and Support and Assistant Director of Engineering and Support, to effectively manage the support team and maintain all studio, audio network and program delivery systems and provide direct Information Technology and computer support assistance to our Chicago radio operations. Further, to assist with developing the long-term vision for technical support operations - how we catalog existing equipment, set dates for maintenance, workflows, network maps, monitoring software, etc.

Essential Functions:

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the position.

• Oversee and directly manage the work assignments of the Chicago Technical Support staff, creating and maintaining a team approach for resolving all Radio Operation’s technical needs.
• Manage and provide oversight for the complete IT-based radio systems infrastructure of our on-air operation systems leading to reliable service and to develop proper back up and contingency plans to ensure a consistent, uninterrupted sound for all broadcast systems.
• Manager will be responsible for the Axia audio network routing system within the Chicago radio facilities. This includes interfacing with the Operations and Production Services department to maintain the smooth operation of all audio routing between studios and through the airchain to uplinks and transmitter sites.
• Manage and maintain all broadcast related IT computers and system equipment in the Company operations. Secondarily, as workload permits, the manager and team will provide office-related computer support in conjunction with Company Information Technology Systems computer technicians.
• Manager will ensure that the technical support team provides effective and satisfactory technical support for owned and operated radio stations including satellite program delivery, automation and local Axia audio network troubleshooting.
• Be available on an on-call basis for emergency repairs.
• Perform other duties as assigned.

Minimum Requirements:

• Excellent written and oral communication skills.
• 3-5 years of radio station or network operations experience
• Computer science background
• Authorized to work in the US legally without sponsorship

Preferred Requirements:

• IT Networking knowledge in broadcast environment
• Radio Studio Maintenance Experience
• Systems management Experience

Work environment type:

. Standard office environment
. Radio/Audio Studio environment
. Field work/offsite (varies)

Equipment/technology used:

. Fax
. Phone
. Copier
. Computer
. IT Switches
. Digital audio mixing, processing, signal routing

Physical Requirements:

. Standing
. Sitting
. Bending
. Lifting up to 50 lbs.
. Typing

Work hours/Shifts:

. Generally, M-F 38.75 hours per week, but position demands on-call hours as assigned
. Travel:
. Up to 25% as needed

Post Date: 04/28/2022
Job #: 17472
Organization Type: Television Station - Commercial
Job Title: Studio Maintenance (NABET Permalance)
Location: New York NY
Job Description:

The Broadcast Operations and Engineering division provides Engineering Technical Support to our clients. Studio Maintenance Engineering supports and maintains the studio technical facility. This position is a NABET Permalance position in a 24/7 facility.

The Studio Maintenance Engineer will be responsible for the following:

• Ensure that the studio control room facility and studio floor are operating at peak efficiency at all times, and that all redundant systems are operational
• Must have the ability to monitor and repair, switchers, routers, monitors, waveform monitors, cameras, disk-based broadcast equipment, computer operated broadcast equipment and other electronic equipment.
• Perform routine diagnostics and backup operating systems and software in broadcast equipment.
• Report equipment problems, ensure that repairs are made, and make emergency repairs to equipment when necessary and possible.
• Must have the ability to setup a broadcast studio facility
• Setup and repair studio cameras. Understand the Operation of all studio equipment and be ready to step in and assist studio operations staff as required.
• Notify, Engineering maintenance staff, of any maintenance problems that may affect the operation of the technical plant
• Install new equipment, run and terminate cables, and document the installation of equipment
• Must be able to answer questions by staff about the correct operation of all broadcast equipment located within the technical plant
• Must have the ability to learn and adapt to new technology
• Ability to think forward, working outside of the standardized broadcast model finding and creating cost effective solutions to challenges as they arise
• Must be a team player and have the ability to work independently
• The ability to work under pressure with deadlines
• Familiarity with IP Networking
• Familiarity with Ross automation (OverDrive)
• Working familiarity with equipment from the following vendors, Ikegami, Sony, Ross, Evertz, Harris, Tektronics, Abekas, Protools, RTS, Calrec, Studer, SMS; Barco, EVS, Ross OverDrive

Preferred Qualifications:

• Technical school or Bachelors degree in Electronics or Technology field or equivalent experience
• FCC license or SBE Certification desired
• 5+ years of studio broadcast television electronic repair experience
• Ability to troubleshoot electronic problems to component level
• Knowledge of computer information systems
• Ability to work flexible hours 24/7

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer

Post Date: 04/26/2022
Job #: 17471
Organization Type: Television Station - Commercial
Job Title: Broadcast Enginneer/IT
Location: Cincinnati OH
Job Description:

We have an excellent career opportunity for a full-time Broadcast Engineer/IT to help the Technology Department support our station with its daily computer, network and broadcast operations. The Engineer will help support all programming and post-production IT equipment at the station. We currently broadcast 68 hours of local television news per week, and coverage via digital, social, and OTT channels throughout the day.

The Engineer will help ensure proper video and audio quality is maintained through all broadcast computer systems and assist local production teams as needed. Duties will include troubleshooting, maintaining, installing IT and broadcast equipment including at the transmitter/tower site. The Engineer interacts daily with Sales, News, Marketing and Production staff and will be required to follow all company and FCC standards and guidelines. This is not an entry level position.

Primary job duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Support all IT and engineering aspects of the technical facility including studio support, post editing PC systems, field production and transmission of live/recorded events & programs
• Work with technology staff to install, program and maintain IT, Broadcast and Office computer systems
• Maintain equipment and support users for On Air and Live Production computer automation servers and systems
• Performs regular PC, Laptop and Server maintenance tasks including repairs, equipment replacement, cleaning and purchasing supplies for systems
• Ensure all transmission stream equipment is operating correctly before and during live event telecasts; corrects and documents technical problems
• Work with IT Director to design, implement and maintain computer systems, licensing, and network security
• Assist with implementing Engineering projects
• Assist with building maintenance needs

Qualifications/Requirements:

• 3-5 years of professional television experience including the latest operating systems software (including server & desktop), email systems, FTP Servers, TCP/IP Networking
• Knowledge of Broadcast A/V equipment combined with serial and IP communication and control
• Knowledge regarding broadcast equipment, technology, and systems and be able to step in and assist in emergency situations
• Experience with Crispin Master Control and News Automation preferred
• Knowledge of Bit Central and ENPS News systems preferred
• Knowledge of professional video photography equipment and techniques
• Ability to perform well in high pressure situations
• Ability to learn and adapt quickly to all work situations
• Must be able to work varying hours and weekends when required
• Must be available to work during breaking news situations, severe weather, new system integrations and updates
• Professional, positive, communicative, highly self-motivated, detail-oriented, and focused individual traits
• A Bachelor\'s Degree or similar certification is preferred, but is not required, as is previous working experience in engineering

Post Date: 04/25/2022
Job #: 17461
Organization Type: Television Station - Non-commercial
Job Title: Assistant Chief Engineer
Location: WA
Job Description:

We are looking for an experienced individual to take over the Assistant Chief Engineer title. The position also includes the IT Manager responsibilities. We are looking for someone who can maintain all aspects our broadcast/transmitter facility which is located on Capitol Hill in Seattle. This person would also make regular visits to our business/production office in Seattle.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

- Provide support in the management of Workstations and Servers, Network Security and Network Services.
- PC/Mac/Linux hardware/software support.
- Maintain compliance of corporate InfoSec policies.
- Apply regular security updates and remediate vulnerabilities.
- Ability to effectively communicate with corporate IT systems engineers and support personnel.
- Assist with the building and installation of broadcast video/audio systems, processing equipment, nonlinear editing systems, satellite downlinks and configuring digital IRDs.
- Assist with the maintenance of digital broadcast systems including MPEG encoders and PSIP generators.
- Assist with the maintenance of digital transmitters, MPEG video streaming systems and VOIP telephone equipment.
- Ability to back up the Chief Engineer with Chief Operator duties I.E. FCC rules and regulations, required log entries and EAS systems and logs. Experience with Closed Caption systems. Experience in the operation of spectrum analyzers and bit stream analyzers.
- Ability to understand and maintain complex signal flow diagrams. CAD/Visio experience is a plus.
- Familiarity with backup power systems including diesel generators, transfer switches and large UPS systems. Familiarity with commercial HVAC systems.

Qualifications:

- Must have a valid driver’s license and be able to travel, bend, lift and carry up to 35 pounds, climb ladders and step stools to maintain equipment.
- Computer proficiency in MS Windows and MS Office applications including SharePoint. Basic knowledge of MAC OS X. Experience with FTP, telnet and terminal applications.
- Must have a solid understanding of the use of Personal Protective Equipment, Lock out Tag out procedures, RF safety, MSDS and OSHA requirements.
- Applicants should have at least 5 years of hands on experience in television broadcasting, production and IT network equipment installation.
- A college degree with an emphasis in broadcast or IT is preferred. Recent Microsoft and or SBE certifications are a plus.

We are an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.

Post Date: 04/25/2022
Job #: 17467
Organization Type: Consulting/Contract Engineering Firm
Job Title: Broadcast Systems Engineer
Location: Chicago IL
Job Description:

We are seeking a candidate for the Systems Engineer position. In this role, you will provide remote and onsite support to broadcast media clients, primarily radio stations and groups. You will install, configure, test, and document broadcast equipment and software from the studio, to the transmitter site, to the cloud. You will work with large and small clients alike on projects of various complexity.

While many clients are in the Chicago area, others are located across the country. You will travel to these client locations, typically Monday-Friday, 2-3 weeks per month (depending on project load and your availability). At other times, you will work remotely from home or (if you\'re located in Chicago) at our Lakeview location.

You will have at least six years of media technology and/or IT experience, such as at a radio station, TV station, podcast studio, or other related media company. If you are a more experienced senior broadcast engineer or media technologist, the responsibilities and compensation for this role will be expanded accordingly to suit your skillset.

Your Responsibilities:

- Provide client support and technical issue resolution via remote access, e-mail, phone, and on-site service.
- Install, configure, and test new equipment and software.
- Provide longitudinal support and maintenance for retainer clients while identifying opportunities for improvements and new projects.
- Propose, design, manage, and implement small projects independently with minimal to moderate support from the team.
- Travel overnight to regional clients (eg. driving to regional clients or flying to national clients) approximately 10-15 days a month.
- Maintain friendly relationships with retainer clients and partners (such as vendors and dealers).
- Test beta software and experiment with proof of concept installations, sharing results with the team.
- Use our ticketing support system to process service requests and document customer interaction.
- Use our time tracking system to document your time accurately and in real-time.
- Be available for occasional urgent after-hour questions.
- Attend virtual and in-person seminars and trade shows on behalf of the company.
- Participate in our on-call rotation approximately once every 5 weeks.
- Share your honest feedback to help us improve and create a fulfilling work environment for you.

Our Responsibilities:

We know what it can be like to work as a broadcast engineer. We aim to provide a respite from the traditional broadcast engineering working conditions. Our goal is to provide a sustainable work environment to attract the industry’s best talent.

Here’s what you can expect from us:

- We will treat you with the respect you deserve as a valuable member of the team.
- We will be conscious of your desired work-life balance, estimating that your average work week will consist of 30-50 hours, providing flexible working and travel scheduling.
- We will share honest feedback with you.
- We will encourage you to grow professionally and personally. We will strive to provide you growth opportunities within the company, and support you if the opportunities you desire are only found outside of the company.
- Your expenses will be covered during all overnight travel in accordance with company policy.
- We will provide you with excellent benefits:
- Your individual health insurance premium for our Gold-level PPO plan will be completely covered.
- You will be provided up to 25 days of paid time off for your first year in addition to paid holidays.
- Your cell phone will be covered by the company (up to $100/month).
- Dental and vision insurance plans are optionally available.
- We will offer a starting salary of $75,000 - $115,000 based on your skills and experience.

Additional requirements:

- Valid driver’s license.
- Ability to travel domestically via airplane.
- Ability to lift up to 50 lbs and crouch, kneel, lay, stand, and walk for extended periods of time.
- Proof of full vaccination against the COVID-19 virus as defined by the FDA.

We are an equal opportunity employer. We are building a team with diverse and unique backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. The more inclusive we are, the better our work will be.

Post Date: 04/25/2022
Job #: 17468
Organization Type: Television Station - Commercial
Job Title: Chief Engineer
Location: Pasco WA
Job Description:

We are looking for a Chief Engineer to oversee all engineering functions of the station. A qualified candidate will coordinate or perform maintenance of computer and broadcast equipment of the television broadcasting station.

Responsibilities:

- Oversee all engineering functions of the station, including, planning of future equipment installations, requirements, and budgetary recommendations
- Manage training and hiring processes for engineering staff
- Supervise maintenance of computer software, hardware, and local area network applications
- Ensure software license compliance and all software versions are up to date
- Supervise preventive maintenance and/or troubleshooting of broadcast electrical equipment, including but not limited to, cameras, audio and video equipment, microwave transmitters and receivers, satellite receivers, and computing equipment
- Supervise and/or perform transmitter maintenance
- Work with Corporate leadership to ensure security and FCC compliance

What skills do you need to be successful in our role?

- A minimum of 5 years’ experience in broadcast electrical system and equipment maintenance
- Experience training and managing technicians with a positive and constructive attitude
- Proficiency in evaluating, troubleshooting, installing, and maintaining broadcast equipment and IT systems
- Dedication to quality and time management while upholding to all FCC regulations
- Hold a valid driver\'s license
- Must be flexible to accommodate shift changes including extended hours, weekends, and evenings
- Ability to work on ladders, stand for long periods of time, and lift computers or equipment up to 50 lbs.
- Technical degree in electronics or a related field, or an equivalent of work and educational experience
- SBE certification and A+ certification is preferred

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!

Post Date: 04/25/2022
Job #: 17457
Organization Type: Television Station - Commercial
Job Title: IT Network Technician
Location: Brisbane CA
Job Description:

The IT Network Technician (INT) is responsible to keep the computer network functioning as it should be, under the guidance of the DoE. All IP subnets need to be properly configured with zero conflicts and updated documentation. All new equipment need to be installed and properly connected to the computer network. All activities are done with network security in mind. As the local computer network interacts with the outside world, all telecommunications systems also fall under the care of the INT.

Responsibilities and Duties:

1. Responsible to regularly update and keep track of all documentation involving the computer network (all subnets), VPN lists with users/password credentials and telecommunications connections.
2. Responsible to properly install/configure/maintain all firewalls/routers/computers/servers owned by the Company as directed by the DoE.
3. Troubleshoots/Repairs issues/concerns within the computer network using tools and equipment.
4. Builds/repairs computers/servers and other data processing equipment as needed/directed.
5. Tests/troubleshoots/installs telecommunication equipment like IP phones, terminal equipment, etc.
6. Monitors the health of the IT network and recommends/implements improvements as needed.
7. Be familiar with all broadcast workflows and analyze/solve issues with data/file transfers.
8. Other tasks as required in a team effort.

Qualifications and Skills:

1. Educational background in Electronics/IT Network from Community College or military experience.
2. Good verbal and written skills. Able to read diagrams and document using Visio and other tools.
3. Can work with hand tools to make cables/connectors and test equipment for troubleshooting.
4. Requires minimum supervision with initiative and “can do” attitude.
5. Interpersonal skills to work well within a team environment.
6. Good aptitude to continue learning as broadcast technology progressively evolves.
7. Preferably with certifications like CCNE, CompTIA Network+ and others.

We are an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to promoting a culturally diverse workforce.

Post Date: 04/25/2022
Job #: 17456
Organization Type: Television Station - Commercial
Job Title: Broadcast/IT Engineer
Location: Charleston SC
Job Description:

We are seeking a Broadcast/IT Engineer. The Engineer will support all programming and post-production. The engineer will perform quality control measurements to ensure proper video and audio quality is maintained through all broadcast systems and assist local production teams as needed. Duties will include troubleshooting, maintaining, installing broadcast and IT equipment including transmitter equipment. Engineer interacts daily with Sales, News, and Production staff and will be required to follow all Company and FCC standards and guidelines.

Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Support all engineering aspects of the technical facility including studio support, post editing systems, field production support and transmission of live/recorded events & programs
• Work with technology staff to implement and maintain “crossover” computer systems to Audio/Video Systems
• Maintain equipment and support users for On Air and Live Production automation systems
• Performs regular maintenance tasks including repairs, equipment replacement, supplies, etc.
• Ensures all transmission equipment is operating correctly before and during live event telecasts - corrects and documents technical problems
• Work with IT Director to design, implement and maintain computer systems, licensing, and network security
• Assist with implementing Engineering projects
• Assist with building maintenance needs

Qualifications/Requirements:

• 5 years of professional television broadcast experience including the latest operating systems software (including server & desktop), email systems, FTP Servers, TCP/IP Networking
• Knowledge of Broadcast A/V equipment combined with serial and IP communication and control
• Knowledge regarding broadcast equipment, technology, and systems and be able to step in an assist in emergency situations
• Experience with Crispin Master Control and News Automation preferred
• Knowledge of Bit Central and ENPS News systems preferred
• Knowledge of professional video photography equipment and techniques
• Ability to operate in high pressure situations
• Ability to learn and adapt quickly to all work situations
• Must be able to work varying hours and weekends
• Must be available to work during breaking news situations, severe weather, new system integrations and updates
• Professional, positive, communicative, highly self-motivated, detail-oriented, and focused individual traits
• A Bachelor’s Degree or similar certification is preferred
• Previous work experience in engineering is considered

Post Date: 04/25/2022
Job #: 17459
Organization Type: Radio Station - Commercial
Job Title: Chief Engineer
Location: Des Moines IA
Job Description:

We seek an experienced Chief Engineer. The Chief Engineer manages the installation, maintenance and repair of studio, transmitting and ancillary equipment in order to maintain competitive signals in the market while complying with all FCC technical requirements. Includes responsibility for telecommunications, computer and networking systems.

General Responsibilities:

- Maintains station operation through preventative and corrective maintenance
- Establishes routine maintenance procedures and schedules for all broadcast equipment
- Oversees and assists with the installation and maintenance of control consoles, audio routers, recording equipment, microphones, digital audio systems, AM/FM transmitters, STLs, antennas, control systems, remote equipment, networking, computing, etc.
- Responsibilities include compliance with FCC rules and regulations, budgeting with management including Capex planning and implementation, and is on call 24/7.
- Manages transmitter sites and related access and operation with lessees and lessors as well as overseeing maintenance contractors

Job Requirements:

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Excellent management skills
- Interact with management and staff at all levels with the ability to multi-task, delegate and handle pressures and deadlines
- Knowledge of all applicable FCC rules and regulations
- Advanced experience with cluster-wide audio routing, digital audio delivery, EAS, Studio Telephone and engineering IT systems
- Computer literacy in applicable software packages which may include (Microsoft OS and Office Suite, Automation Systems, etc.)
- Ability to troubleshoot broadcast equipment to the component level
- Ability to work independently to troubleshoot/repair high-power AM and FM transmitting facilities
- IT skills including local area and wide area networking however you will be backed up by a corporate IT team.
- Problem-solving ability and skill in prioritizing
- Knowledge of electrical systems, UPS, and standby generators and record keeping
- Knowledge of telephone systems and protocols including POTS, ISDN, T1, DSL and PRI
- Must be able to lift 50 pounds
- 5 years Engineering experience preferred
- All new hires must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by date of hire, subject to legally-mandated accommodations

Education and Licensing:

- Associates or technical degree in Electrical Engineering Technology or related field or equivalent level of experience
- SBE CBRE Certification a plus
- Must possess valid state driver’s license and provide required proof of personal vehicle insurance

What We Offer:

- Competitive pay commensurate with experience
- Focused, responsible and collaborative work environment with the ability, to ask “what if” and try innovative solutions
- Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance with HSA and company match
- 401K with company match to plan for the long term
- Paid Vacation & Holidays

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)

Post Date: 04/18/2022
Job #: 17446
Organization Type: Radio Station - Commercial
Job Title: Chief Engineer Radio
Location: Denver CO
Job Description:

We have an immediate need for a full time Radio Broadcast Engineer to maintain AM & FM broadcast transmitter and studio equipment for our 4 station cluster.

Responsibilities:

• Responsible for installation, maintenance, repairs and legal operation of AM (1) & FM (3) transmitters, broadcast studio consoles and automation equipment necessary for the station(s) to function.
• Emergency response to off air conditions at above facilities.
• Implements and maintains FCC operational requirements, keeping abreast of FCC and other applicable state, county and local laws that relate to operational compliance.
• Manages equipment and repairs including troubleshooting, diagnostics and knowledge and use of the tools necessary to repair AM & FM broadcast transmitters and studio equipment.
• Preparation and timely delivery of required status information and reports to General Manager & Station Manager.

Requirements:

• Qualified candidates must have experience with Harris transmitters, Wheatstone TDM studio console systems, and ENCO automation system and high powered AM directional station operations is a big plus.
• Must possess a degree in Radio Engineering with equivalent work experience based on the responsibilities outlined above and/or FCC license and SBE certification with a minimum of 3 years experience in the maintenance and repair of AM & FM broadcast transmitter and studio equipment.
• Elementary IT skills.
• Must be a “self-starter” able to work independently and fulfill responsibilities without constant supervision.
• Practical knowledge of electrical, plumbing, HVAC and basic construction techniques helpful.
• Must have a valid driver’s license and maintain solid driving record
• Must be able to travel, bend, lift and carry up to a maximum of 70 pounds, climb on step-stools, ladders and other necessary equipment.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. We participate in the E-Verify system operated by the US Department of Homeland Security and the Social Security Administration and will use E-Verify to confirm work eligibility for all new hire employees.

Post Date: 04/18/2022
Job #: 17447
Organization Type: Radio Station - Non-commercial, Television Station - Non-commercial, Government - Civilian
Job Title: Communications Broadcast Engineer
Location: Vermillion SD
Job Description:

We are seeking a Broadcast Engineer or Technician who is looking to use their organizational skills and knowledge in broadcast and telecommunications to join our engineering team to support the Eastern portion of our statewide TV & FM Radio network.

Responsibilities include:

• Monitoring the operation of the ATSC, FM and IBOC high power transmitters;
• Reviewing the off-air signal to insure the quality of transmission and the metering history of the transmitter to see trends or developing problems;
• Analyzing and repair of the transmitter’s ATSC exciters, FM/IBOC exciters, power amplifiers when problems arise;
• Ordering and installing parts as needed for repairs and maintaining a spare parts inventory on-site;
• Performing power output calibration when needed.
• Performing frequency calibration when needed, and checking transmitter air filters and changes air filters if required;
• Maintaining the building air handling system which includes monthly filter checks and replacement as necessary, blower bearings lubrications, blower V-belt changes as needed.
• Taking the transmitter’s metering routinely.
• Performing visual inspections of the tower, guy wires, and guy anchors every three months or 90 days which ever occurs first to detect any anomalies;
• Visiting the transmitter site routinely to insure proper functioning of systems, not monitored by remote means to detect any deterioration of the site equipment. Systems include: a microwave radio system, backup television and FM radio paths in the event of failure of a section of the mainline path, the building air handling system which keeps the television and radio transmitters cooled, the television antenna deicing system, and the commercial power electrical supply monitoring panel with it’s associated surge suppressors;
• Digital (ATSC) and FM translators located throughout the state.
• On site AC power generation maintenance.
• Monthly grass cutting and weed control.
• Determining trends due to transmitter metering readings.

The Ideal Candidate Will Have:

* 2 years certification or equivalent training in RF engineering and basic electronic theory.
* Solid skills in high power RF transmission and point to point MW radio interconnect.
* Skills maintaining engine generators is beneficial.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

• Ability to diagnosis problems and knowledge of parts required for repair, time available for repair to minimize off-the-air conditions; cost effective purchase of parts;
• Ability to interpret and implement FCC and FAA communication rules and regulations
• Ability to schedule maintenance to minimize productivity lost due to travel time required to my various sites;
• Ability to schedule assigned vehicle for servicing or repairs to minimize down time;
• Ability to lift greater than 50 lbs. as some equipment is heavy and requires two persons due to its size or weight;
• Must have the ability to work in harsh conditions, examples working outside in the winter or in hot buildings during the summer;
• Ability of working alone with high voltages present in the power supplies and transmitters as well as high level RF energy in the equipment;
• When working overnight, must be effective working during the non-broadcast hours which start at midnight;
• Ability to work on tall ladders to reach some of the building’s air handling equipment for maintenance.

Veterans Preference Eligible

Successful applicant(s) will be required to undergo a background investigation. An arrest/conviction record will not necessarily bar employment.

We do not sponsor work visas for new or existing employees. All persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and complete an Employment Eligibility Verification, Form I-9. As an employer, we will be using E-Verify to complete employment eligibility verification upon hire.

We offer employer paid health insurance plus eleven paid holidays, generous vacation and sick leave accrual, dental, vision, and other insurance options, and retirement benefits.

Post Date: 04/18/2022
Job #: 17449
Organization Type: Television Station - Commercial
Job Title: Master Control Operator
Location: Palm Beach Gardens FL
Job Description:

We have an opening for a Master Control Operator who is a self-motivated, detail oriented, organized multi-tasking team player. This person is responsible for the equipment that provides the content of our broadcast on-air program streams. Candidate will be responsible for monitoring multiple air channels, acquiring, ingesting and preparing content, executing playlists, maintaining regulatory compliance, assuring quality control of on air product, and documenting transmission events. This position involves ingesting commercials and programs, timing them and making sure they all play on air properly.

Job Responsibilities:

* Coordinate live and taped programming for broadcast
* Maintaining on air operation to include running commercials, network and local programming
* Monitors multiple channels to ensure regulatory compliance and quality signals.
* Operate Harris Automation equipment
* Follow FCC monitoring and EAS procedures.
* Observing transmitters and taking readings
* Maintains program and transmitter logs.
* Executes, edits, updates, and appends playlists.
* Acquires content from various distributors.
* Reports equipment issues and transmission discrepancies.
* In-person attendance is required

Experience Requirements:

* Must have computer and software experience.
* Prior exposure to television station operations and newscast production a plus.
* We are a proud supporter of military veterans. Related military training and experience will be considered.

Qualifications Requirements:

* Computer literacy is mandatory.
* Attention to details is imperative.
* Applicant must be able to multi-task
* Must be a team player with strong interpersonal skills
* Operational knowledge and experience with master control activities and functions
* Knowledge of VizRT graphics a plus
* Ability to learn specialized software applications
* Aptitude for operating electronic equipment for broadcast and production requirements.

Education:

* Technical school or completion of college level technical courses a plus.

Additional Requirements:

As part of our continued efforts to maintain a safe workplace for employees, we require that all newly hired employees be fully vaccinated (as defined by the CDC) against the coronavirus by the first day of employment as a condition of employment, to the extent permitted by applicable law. We will consider requests for reasonable accommodations due to medical and/or religious reasons on an individual basis in accordance with applicable legal requirements.

Post Date: 04/18/2022
Job #: 17451
Organization Type: Satellite Facility
Job Title: Specialist - Broadcast Engineer
Location: Castle Rock CO
Job Description:

We are looking for a talented, highly motivated, self-driven individual with technical experience in large-scale video distribution to join our service operations team as a Specialist. You will work on a team that owns monitor & control and technical recovery for our entire lineup of channel services from acquisition thru downlink.

Duties and Responsibilities:

* Ensure consistent, high quality digital television signal transports and satellite transmissions.
* You will provide on-site technical support for the Company. You will develop strong working relationships with Content Team, Engineering and other stakeholders to ensure a high level of quality is maintained and continuously improve the customer experience.
* Leveraging broadcast and utility tools for service restoral.
* Installation, diagnosis and maintenance of critical on-air video, audio, RF, baseband, signal processing, transport, and transmission equipment.
* Incident, Change and participate in Lifecycle Management.
* Summarize, document and present technical information in both verbal and written form.

As the successful candidate, you will need to possess several of the following job qualifications:

* Monitoring and Detection - Support to the on‐air operations environment with Monitor and Control (M&C) to restore functionality with all aspects of the broadcast. Maintain and continuously improve the support experience through scripting, automation, and tooling opportunities.
* Video/Audio Acquisition – ability to analyze baseband & fiber sources including executing source captures.
* Video/Audio Transport and Compression - Basic knowledge of Video/Audio Compression techniques and standards including video encoding, multiplexing equipment, and virtualization technologies.
* Ground Satellite Communication (RF) - Experience and demonstrated knowledge on the operation of Antenna Control Units (ACU’s) and associated test equipment. Troubleshooting and restoral ability with Uplink and Downlink RF components.

Minimum Qualifications:

* Associates degree in Broadcast Engineering, IT Engineering, Computer Science or related field, and/or equivalent work experience
* Minimum three (3) years of experience working within a video acquisitions environment
* Minimum three (3) years of experience working within a broadcast operations environment
* Minimum two (2) years of experience working within a Satellite RF Uplink facility

Additional Requirements:

* All candidates must be able to lift 30 to 40 pounds
* Be able to cover any shift spanning the 24/7 environment, including weekends, holidays and overtime
* All candidates must possess a valid ID and successfully pass a drug test and background check

Our Technical Operations – Specialist Technical Services Management can earn between $70,100 to $140,200. Not to mention all the other amazing rewards that working at our Company offers. From health insurance to tuition reimbursement and paid time off to discounts on products and services just to name a few. There is a lot to be excited about around here.

This position is subject to the Company’s COVID-19 Vaccination Policy. Click here for additional information.

Post Date: 04/18/2022
Job #: 17452
Organization Type: Television Station - Non-commercial
Job Title: Director of Engineering
Location: Roanoke VA
Job Description:

We are seeking a Director of Engineering to supervise technical staff and maintain all aspects of a television station.

This position is responsible for the station’s technical operations, including studio, on-air, production, power, transmission, and video/IT systems.

The ideal candidate must be able to excel in a fast-paced environment and be solution oriented. This is a hands-on position. Strong verbal and written communication and follow up skills are critical. Knowledge of digital TV, IT, satellite, microwave, and fiber transmissions a must.

Five years broadcast technical experience preferred. SBE certification strongly preferred. Must be able to occasionally work flexible hours. Competitive salary and excellent benefits are provided.

Post Date: 04/18/2022
Job #: 17440
Organization Type: Radio Station - Commercial
Job Title: Chief Engineer
Location: Clarksville TN
Job Description:

We have an opening in our broadcast cluster for an experienced Chief Engineer.

Experience in AM & FM RF transmission systems, including digital HD radio, studio audio (analog & digital) and sufficient IT knowledge to work with and install broadcast automation, DAW’s and general workstations required. FCC and SBE certifications a plus. Must have ability to manage projects, organize workday, be a self-starter with strong interpersonal and communication skills. Will be responsible for developing annual local engineering capital expenditure budgets and planning for future growth and upgrades of facility. Will have autonomy to hire outside contractors and vendors with the skills necessary to help with projects.

Offer includes a competitive salary, cell phone, excellent health plan and 401k plan.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer who is dedicated to providing diversity in the workplace.

Post Date: 04/18/2022
Job #: 17443
Organization Type: Television Station - Non-commercial
Job Title: Director of Engineering
Location: Virginia Beach VA
Job Description:

We are looking for an experienced Director of Engineering to provide senior technical leadership and managerial oversight of the Broadcast Engineering team. This professional will engineer complex technical solutions for media delivery, playout, compression, and distribution technologies.

The successful candidate will have the following qualifications:

- Extensive working knowledge of broadcast engineering, television production, post-production and production management
- Working knowledge of baseband HD/SD video, transport stream distribution, video/audio encoding and advanced IP networking
- Experience in data network and data communications
- Familiarity with industry developments in key technical areas of standardization and the ability to articulate benefits/risks of technical solutions
- Strategic thinker with ability to manage projects and assess outcomes
- Working knowledge of OTT streaming architectures and technologies a plus
- Excellent oral, written, presentation, negotiation and public relations skills
- Strong leadership skills with ability to proactively train and mentor direct reports
- Flexible with ability to work within a high pressure and stressful live broadcast environment
- Excellent interpersonal skills with ability to establish rapport with all levels of management and staff
- Ability to create, manage and monitor budgets
- SBE, SCTE certifications and FCC operator class license desirable

We are unable to give full consideration to resumes without applications.

Post Date: 04/18/2022
Job #: 17444
Organization Type: Television Station - Commercial, Cable TV Facility, Satellite Facility
Job Title: Specialist, Broadcast Technical Services Engineer
Location: Oakdale MN
Job Description:

We are looking for a Broadcast Technical Services Engineer with broad technical experience in video distribution and satellite uplink systems to join our team. Within the first 6 months, you will be working toward mastering the core competencies of our geographically diverse distribution network serving over 2000+ linear channels to our customers. You will work closely with the Technical Operations Center to identify and correct problems in specific markets/channels and restore the broadcast services. Our customer satisfaction relies on the reliability of our on-air services and this can’t be done without you!

Our environment offers the best of both worlds – we are a strong team and rely on each other, but much of the work is performed independently.

Responsibilities:

* Ensure consistent, high quality digital television signal transports and satellite transmissions.
* Installation, diagnosis and maintenance of critical on-air video, audio, RF, baseband, signal processing, transport and transmission equipment. This responsibility includes our Mpeg 2 and Mpeg 4 Broadcast transmissions streams and all associated Local Collection Facilities, Broadcast Centers, Ground station Equipment, and associated Monitor and Control hardware.
* Configure and troubleshoot a variety of television broadcast, transport, and transmission equipment.
* Perform routine maintenance on various subsystems.
* Summarize and Present Technical information in both verbal and written form
* Assist in project research, design, planning, implementation, procedure documentation and training.
* Training and development of new employees
* Develop a base knowledge of site facility systems and assist with emergency building system repairs as needed.

Special Requirements:

• Must have a valid state driver’s license with no restrictions.
• All candidates must be willing to carry a company provided on-call phone, participate in a cyclic on-call rotation, and must reside within a 45 minute drive radius of the main uplink facility.
• Must have a negative pre-employment drug test.
• Criminal and MVR background must meet company hiring criteria.
• The uplink facility is a 24x7 facility and requires the ability to work various shifts, including holidays and overtime as necessary to support the on-air mission.
• Minimal travel via commercial airline required on occasion (<25% travel)

Minimum Qualifications:

* Associates degree, certificate or equivalent military training in electronics and/or related systems is preferred.
* 2-5 years of field experience in Satellite Communications and video compression systems.
* Solid analytical and problem-solving skills, good oral and written communication skills.
* Must have the ability to work in a dynamic, fast paced environment with changing priorities.

Physical requirements:

* Must have the ability to lift and/or move up to 100 pounds.
* Ability to climb external antenna system ladders and work at heights up to 30 ft.
* Dexterity to work in confined spaces down to 16 cubic ft.
* Ability to work outdoors in inclement weather.

Preferred Qualifications:

* Associates degree, certificate or equivalent military experience with electronics, communication, television broadcast or Earth Station processes and equipment.
* Demonstrate knowledge in either RF Ground Station Antenna systems or MPEG Video Compression systems.
* Previous experience with VMWare, V-Sphere, v-Center Virtualized environments or willingness to learn.

This position is subject to the Company’s COVID-19 Vaccination Policy.

Our Broadcast Technical Services Engineer can earn between $70,100 to $140,200. Not to mention all the other amazing rewards that working here offers. From health insurance to tuition reimbursement and paid time off to discounts on products and services just to name a few. There is a lot to be excited about around here.

Post Date: 04/18/2022
Job #: 17445
Organization Type: Television Station - Non-commercial
Job Title: Broadcast/Facilities Engineer
Location: Spokane WA
Job Description:

We have an immediate full time opening for a Broadcast/Facilities Engineer to be a part of our top-notch team of engineers dedicated to providing technical support to all our properties. You will be working in the beautiful northwest, where you can enjoy a thriving city without the hour-long commute to work. Spokane is surrounded by beautiful scenery, lakes and mountains.

What you’ll do:

• Assist with daily repairs for News, Production, Programming, Operations, G/A and Sales
• Handle daily facility issues that happen overnight
• Assist with installation of computer hardware and software across all departments
• Assist with installation of digital video and audio hardware and software across all departments
• Assist with building maintenance, to the degree local codes allow
• Handle vehicle inventory and maintenance
• Help inventory station assets
• Set up live remote shots for TV News and Radio

What you’ll bring:

• College Education or equivalent
• Proven ability to be accurate in work
• Advanced skills with Excel, Word, CAD and other MS Windows applications
• Ability to gather data, compile information, and prepare reports
• Effective verbal and written communication skills
• BSEE College Degree or an ASEE College Degree with minimum five-year relevant experience preferred
• Working knowledge and understanding of digital broadcast technical systems preferred
• HVAC Maintenance and repair preferred
• Networking, IT, and video over IP experience preferred
• Society of Broadcast Engineers Certification preferred

Physical Demands and Environment:

• Ability to respond to emergencies on a 24/7 basis including travel by air
• Ability to climb ladders and lift heavy equipment safely
• Good color vision and binaural hearing
• Ability to work safely in inclement weather conditions

What We Offer:

• We’re a dynamic and progressive family-owned business that values our employees, our culture and our community
• We are a team of talented and creative professionals. Who wouldn’t want to work with the best in the business?
• We offer thorough training to ensure your success
• We are committed to maintaining a culture where employees can flourish and grow, professionally and personally
• We offer competitive compensation and benefits
• Our robust benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, prescription, life and long-term disability insurance, EAP, flexible spending account, and 401(k)
• Time off work/life balance is important to us. We provide vacation days, sick days, personal days and 9 paid holidays

Disclaimer: As a condition of employment, we require that newly hired employees be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to the extent permitted by applicable law and subject to any medical or religious accommodations.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Post Date: 04/18/2022
Job #: 17435
Organization Type: Radio Station - Non-commercial, Television Station - Non-commercial, Government - Civilian
Job Title: Director of Network Services
Location: Madison WI
Job Description:

We are seeking a Director of Network Services. The position\'s primary responsibilities are: Supervision of our Broadcast IT team, who are responsible for both broadcast-related delivery networks and IT support for the agency; Responsibility for the administrative planning, budget, design, construction, operations, and maintenance of all IT and networking systems relating to broadcast; Management of security policy for our broadcast-related networking and IT infrastructure; and Project management of IT systems within the agency and partner organizations.

Post Date: 04/18/2022
Job #: 17436
Organization Type: Television Station - Commercial
Job Title: Engineer
Location: Columbus OH
Job Description:

We have an excellent career opportunity for a full-time IT Engineer to support the Engineering Department on its daily computer and network operations. This position involves maintaining computers and servers related to television transmission and video automation systems, as well as business-side work stations. The candidate will be directly responsible for hands-on support of modern broadcast equipment.

This individual will be responsible for installing and maintaining video, audio, and other equipment associated with television broadcasting. This includes server-based record and play-out systems, non-linear editors, production switchers, routing switchers, MPEG encoders, decoders, automation, newsroom computer systems, data networks, and broadcast transmission equipment.

Responsibilities include:

• Provide the engineering design and assist with the building and installation of electronic systems/equipment as assigned
• Maintain and repair transmitters (TV, Microwave, satellite, etc.), fiber networks, satellite receivers, cameras, switchers, graphic systems, video production switchers, audio equipment, video tape systems, routers, automation/editing systems, intercoms, two-way radios, monitors, video server systems, and display systems
• Provide budget information to support the implementation of new systems
• Provide technical support to operational users
• Consult and communicate with engineering management and other engineers on technical issues as required
• Provide specific engineering signal flow diagrams for CAD documentation on all work performed on technical systems
• Perform all technical work to engineering standards and practices
• Other duties may be assigned

Other Qualifications and Requirements:

• Self-starter, able to work efficiently without direct supervision
• Be able to work effectively with other departments receiving and communicating instructions via telephone or in person
• Be able to read and understand technical materials
• Experience working with computers, servers, and network switches
• Be able to troubleshoot network problems
• Able to set priorities under pressure of deadlines
• Hold a valid driver\'s license
• Must be flexible to accommodate shift changes, including extended hours, weekends, and evenings
• An associate’s degree (AA) in electronics is preferred
• 2-5 years of broadcast experience preferred
• Working knowledge of broadcast station operations

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!

Post Date: 04/18/2022
Job #: 17438
Organization Type: Television Station - Non-commercial, Military, Post Production Facility
Job Title: Transmission Specialist I
Location: Bristol CT
Job Description:

The Bristol Transmission Team supports the 24X7 engineering and operational sustainment for the cable networks and satellite distribution, along with direct support of The Woodlands Transmission Team (The Woodlands, TX) which is responsible for satellite distribution of our family of Networks.

If you are looking for an operational tempo in which you will be challenged every day to work at a high-level, on high profile events, the Bristol Transmission Team is the right place to bring your talents, experience, and expertise!

* Demonstrates an understanding of signal measurement and procedures.
* Has fundamental knowledge of MPEG-2, MPEG4 & HEVC digital compression systems
* Has basic understanding of IP based transport (HLS, RTMP, SRT, unicast, multicast, etc.)
* Interacts with internal departments and outside service providers to plan for day to day productions
* Responsible for follow-up and resolution of specific daily operational problems, working closely with other Company departments and outside business partners. Recommends corrective actions where appropriate.
* Performs quality control and corrective action to enhance product.
* Expected to fully comprehend applicable SOPs and subsequent workflows for assigned areas
* Has built a working knowledge of operational functionality of the applicable automation systems that support our Evertz IRM Operating system
* Basic understanding of streaming technology and workflow associated with our digital offerings
* Participates in inter-departmental meetings involving issues affecting Transmission department.
* Assists with special projects as assigned by department management.
* Stays up to date on industry trends and new technology

Post Date: 04/05/2022
Job #: 17429
Organization Type: Television Station - Commercial
Job Title: Assistant Chief Engineer
Location: Des Moines IA
Job Description:

We are searching for an effective manager and passionate leader for the position of Assistant Chief Engineer. A strong IT background and understanding is required, including a detailed knowledge of the latest IT-based broadcast television systems.

The ideal candidate will demonstrate the ability to manage, document, and execute assignments within a demanding and constantly changing live broadcast environment. The individual will be directly responsible for supervision of the installation, operation, and maintenance of all studio and field equipment.

The position will also provide oversight of facility integrity and infrastructure, serve as the point person for logistics planning of special events and projects, and will be a partner with the Director of Engineering and be mentored in leadership, problem resolution, management of large-scale projects and their associated operating and capital budgets.

Job Responsibilities:

* Directly manage and oversee broadcast operations engineers and maintenance technicians, which include Master Control Operators, and other technical staff.
* Deploy and train personnel in new and existing equipment/technology/procedures including the station’s broadcast automation system, live newscast production, and digital workflows.
* Effectively manage and motivate the department personnel to attain maximum focus to ensure smooth and efficient operations to produce the highest level of quality to the viewer.
* Exhibit a good working knowledge of television maintenance and IT systems, as well as FCC requirements and licensing.
* Implementation and support of IT infrastructure, IP-based production workflows, and cybersecurity efforts.
* Manage implementation of large, detailed capital projects.
* Document and maintain engineering and operational policies and procedures.
* Ability to adapt to multiple priorities and follow through until successful resolution.
* Requires excellent judgment and ability to effectively handle complex issues under pressure or during emergency situations.
* Other duties as assigned.
* In-person attendance is required.

Required Experience:

* 5 years in television broadcast operations and maintenance, or military equivalent.
* 3 years of supervisory experience preferred.
* File-based newsroom workflows and non-linear editing.
* Technical configuration experience with production automation, switchers, and video systems.
* Broadcast Television Transmitters and RF experience preferred.
* Other relevant educational experience.

Qualifications Requirements:

* Computer literacy is preferred.
* Attention to detail is imperative.
* Experience with production automation, video switchers and video systems.
* Works and communicates with internal and external customers to meet their needs in a polite, courteous, and cooperative manner. Committed to quality service.
* Displays a high level of initiative, effort, and commitment towards completing assignments efficiently. * Works with minimal supervision. Demonstrates responsible behavior and attention to detail.
* Experience working in a union environment.
* SBE certification a plus
* Lifting 50 pounds, climbing ladders and other physical activity associated with equipment installation.
* Must have a current driver’s license.

Education:

* We are a proud supporter of military veterans. Related military training and experience will be considered.

Additional Requirements:

As part of our continued efforts to maintain a safe workplace for employees, we require that all newly hired employees be fully vaccinated (as defined by the CDC) against the coronavirus by the first day of employment as a condition of employment, to the extent permitted by applicable law. We will consider requests for reasonable accommodations due to medical and/or religious reasons on an individual basis in accordance with applicable legal requirements.

Post Date: 04/05/2022
Job #: 17430
Organization Type: Television Station - Commercial
Job Title: Broadcast Maintenance Engineer
Location: ROCHESTER NY
Job Description:

We seek a Broadcast Maintenance Engineer. We need a jack of all trades to assist our Engineering department with the day-to-day operation and maintenance of our TV station and Transmitter facilities. This position reports to the Chief Engineer and is responsible for installing, removing, and maintaining all systems as needed including HVAC, electrical, broadcast, microwave, network, IT, and news gathering equipment.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

• Help maintain all broadcast technology and equipment for the station and transmitter sites.
• Work closely with Chief Engineer to implement new technologies and technical infrastructure for the station.
• Manage and coordinate production setups, A/V routing and patching, audio equipment and editing systems.
• Help install, repair, and maintain all station equipment.
• Assist in the maintenance of station and transmitter HVAC systems.
• Repair and maintain station building and grounds, including offices, studios, and technical areas.
• Maintain and install studio lighting, fixtures, furniture, and equipment.
• Help maintain station’s fleet of vehicles, including live microwave & satellite trucks, news cars etc.
•Collaborate with station vendors/contractors on building maintenance projects and equipment upgrades/repairs.
• Determine usage and help to order station building supplies.
• Work closely with department managers on technical logistics for outdoor and/or off site station events.
• Perform other duties as assigned.

Requirements & Skills:

• 2-year degree in a technical profession desired.
• 2 years’ experience in a broadcast facility desired.
• Knowledge of common business software applications, particularly Microsoft Word, Excel, & Outlook a plus
• Organizational skills and attention to detail with the ability meet deadlines, prioritize, and multitask.
• Strong oral, written and interpersonal communication skills. Fluency in English.
• Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments, and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
• Willingness to learn new systems and technologies and work extended hours occasionally if needed.

EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Post Date: 04/01/2022
Job #: 17428
Organization Type: Radio Station - Commercial
Job Title: Broadcast Delivery Engineer
Location: Rocklin CA
Job Description:

We are looking for a talented, humble, life-long learner to join our amazing team. You will have two primary responsibilities:

First is a technical responsibility. We have over a dozen live audio channels spread across multiple studio locations with a primary and backup satellite uplink. You will help ensure that live and pre-recorded audio and associated metadata gets from whichever sources are active to whichever uplink is active. Switching sources should be transparent to the uplinks and switching uplinks should be transparent to the sources. This will require knowledge or familiarity of AES3 and AES67/Livewire (AoIP) for sourcing audio and IP networking for routing and delivery.

Second is a process responsibility. You will help support our internal and external business partners with any issues that may arise and assist in troubleshooting equipment. You will also be integral in helping our team build up solid foundations for all of our processes and delivery mechanisms. Solid foundations, redundancy, automation, and robust system builds are essential to our 24/7 live audio uptime operations.

You won’t be alone in this. You will be a part of a great team and have plenty of support from other departments. That means in addition to your primary responsibilities, we expect you to learn and grow to eventually help guide others in their growth. Because our team’s responsibilities will overlap many other people and departments, our team has unique visibility into the operations of the Company. We expect you to use this visibility to collaborate with the team and our internal and external business partners to help ideate amazing solutions to challenging problems, then document those solutions so that others around you can replicate the success and we can all learn together.

Qualifications:

* Bachelors Degree or 5+ years’ experience working in an electronics, audio, broadcast, communications, satellite or related field.
* Experience with IP networking, preferably multi-cast audio delivery (AoIP), Transport streams over IP (TSoIP) and an understanding, VSAT experience a plus.
* Experience with traffic scheduling and store-and-forward IRD receivers.
* Ability to work and communicate with technical and non-technical people, including engineers, software developers, program directors, and producers.
* A commitment to excellence, and a Christ-like service-oriented mindset.
* A history of and commitment to life-long learning.
* Experience operating a 24x7, high uptime system desired.
* Experience with broadcast automation systems, satellite encoding, broadcast and media facility operational workflows a plus.

This job will require some travel to support our broadcast facilities studio locations & uplinks.

What we can offer you:

We provide a competitive salary – and that’s not all! Our Total Rewards package also includes outstanding medical, dental and vision protection, as well as a robust 401K plan. You will have access to a wide variety of programs to help you balance your work and personal life, including a generous paid time off policy, learning, growth and advancement opportunities.

Employment Requirements:

* Must pass a pre-employment background & reference check.
* Must provide proof of legal authorization to work in the US.
* Must have a valid driver\'s license and an acceptable motor vehicle report.

We use E-Verify to verify the right of all new employees to legally work in the United States.

Post Date: 03/31/2022
Job #: 17419
Organization Type: Television Station - Non-commercial
Job Title: Director of Technology
Location: Denver CO
Job Description:

Reporting to the President & General Manager, the Director of Technology is responsible for providing technical expertise and guidance to lead the information technology and engineering department contributing to the execution of the organizational strategic plan and priorities. This position manages the technology infrastructure for the station, having a strong understanding of the role technology plays in current and future media business models.

This position will collaborate with the executive leadership team to set standards for technical quality and equipment performance specifications to ensure efficient and reliable function of all equipment. Also, critical to this role is creating and leading a culture where technology solutions and capabilities are flexible and responsive to the needs of the organization.

The Director of Technology will listen to and understand the leadership expectations of this position and the entire team. This position must have a personal and professional connection to the Mission of our organization. This position must contribute toward a team centered approach and environment. This position will be transparent with the activities of their work, inviting others into the work in order to allow for celebration of success and learnings through opportunities for change. The position must demonstrate personal and professional accountability to our community, employees, and Board members for performance that this position and its team complete. Finally, the Director of Technology will create change by being bold in our thoughts and actions that generate the need for urgency as we forge ahead as a thought leader in our industry.

Responsibilities:

• Works with the leadership team to understand technology needs for the station, ensuring that technical capabilities are flexible, innovative and solution oriented.
• Leads and provides support for all technology and engineering functions. Makes recommendations as to how technology solutions or capabilities can be leveraged to create further opportunities that benefit the organization.
• Evaluate existing technology to ensure efficient and reliable functioning of all equipment and sets standards on production quality and control to ensure the highest level of technical operations.
• Responsible for creating the budget and tracking expenses for technology. Working with the Director of Finance, oversees the planning and finalization of the capital budget.
• Ensures compliance with applicable FCC rules and regulations pertaining to technical standards, logs, and procedures. Prepares and submits FCC applications and forms required for license renewals and changes.
• Prepares engineering data and narrative for grant and other funding activities.
• Responsible for overseeing the designing, installing, and maintaining of the technical facilities and platforms that allow employees to perform at the highest possible level, and for our listeners and supporters to enjoy reliable access to our broadcast and digital services.

Minimum Education Requirements:

• Bachelor’s degree in technology, broadcast, or related field, advanced technical training in FCC required.

Minimum Experience Requirements:

• Minimum five to seven years of experience prioritizing objectives and maintaining technical equipment and facilities.
• Experience with both television and information technology to support a growing digital presence.
• Demonstrate knowledge of television as well as digital and online programming operations.
• Demonstrated knowledge of applicable State/Federal regulations governing broadcasting.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Proficiency:

• Creative and Visionary Thinking: Ability to translate ideas into action and understand and express the business impact of emerging technologies.
• Critical Thinking: Interprets and seeks information, uses independent reasoning to diagnose the root cause of situations or issues, identifies and tests solutions and thinks beyond what is typical or customary. Uses information to determine benefits and impact in making decision and/or recommendations.
• Service Management - Ability to coordinate and administer technology activities and protocols. Ability to manage resources, monitor activities, and assess risks and quality issues associated with technological needs.
• Written and Oral Communications - Ability to present information to individuals or groups; ability to deliver presentations suited to the characteristics and needs of the audience. Ability to convey information clearly and concisely to groups or individuals either verbally or in writing to ensure that they understand the information and the message. Ability to listen and respond appropriately to others. Ability to impact and influence others to further the organizations strategic objectives. Ability to explain highly complex technical projects in easy-to-understand terms to non-technical colleagues.

Compensation:

$65k-$85k

Benefits:

We offer a comprehensive benefits package with 100% employer-sponsored medical, dental, LTD, and a $25K life insurance policy along with access to a Health Savings Account (HSA). Paid time off includes 11 holidays plus accrual of vacation, sick, and 3 personal days. Additionally, employees may participate in a 403b retirement plan with a 3% employer match after one year of service.

We are a dynamic, creative place to work. We have talented employees with diverse backgrounds and interests who are committed to a common goal and work hard to achieve it. On the air and off, in front of the cameras and behind the scenes, everyone plays an important role.

We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and are actively seeking to diversify our workforce. We provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all staff and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

Post Date: 03/31/2022
Job #: 17420
Organization Type: Television Station - Commercial
Job Title: Chief Assistant Engineer
Location: El Paso TX
Job Description:

We are looking for a dynamic, technically advanced and self-motivated Engineering Technician.

Position requires responsibility for the station\'s technical operations, including studio, on-air, news, desktop workstations, production studio, networking and IT systems. This Person will assist Engineers in the development; implementation and maintenance of broadcast technical systems. This individual will work closely with the News Department, Marketing, and administrative departments within the station.

Experience:

Candidates must possess strong collaboration skills, excellent verbal and written communication and a proven record in technical support and help desk. At least three years of experience in technical support is preferred. Applicant must be able to work flexible hours and on-call duties.

Knowledge of IRD’s used in satellite distribution. Experience in adding XLR, BNC, RJ45, and HDBNC connectors to cables. Basic understanding of signal processing and conditioning of SMPTE video, audio for both baseband and IP multicast streams. Experience with digital transmitters, microwave equipment, MPEG encoders and other broadcast-related equipment. Experience with Active Directory, VM Ware, Network switches. Strong PC/MS Office applications. Experience with the use of spectrum analyzer, power meter, oscilloscope, volt meter, amp meter, waveform monitor, vector scope, and transport stream analyzers preferred. Awareness of ASI, Multicast, and SMPTE signals as well as MPEG-2, MPEG4 or HEVC digital compression systems.

Physical Demands:

Ability to perform work requiring the lifting, moving and setting up of television, multimedia and related production equipment. Must have the ability to lift up to 50 lbs. and work in tight spaces behind equipment racks, walking up and down stairs and ladders and be able to hike for about one hour on rocky terrain with an incline.

Post Date: 03/31/2022
Job #: 17423
Organization Type: Radio Station - Commercial
Job Title: Chief Engineer
Location: San Antonio TX
Job Description:

We are seeking a results-oriented Chief Engineer with a proven track record in Broadcast Media. The Chief Engineer will be responsible for maintaining all station technical operations within FCC regulations while adhering to company policies to ensure world class delivery of content to our local communities. The successful candidate will have a proven ability to prioritize work, manage the stress of a high-pressure work environment, and comply with all company procedures and internal controls associated with the assigned duties.

Our San Antonio cluster is a very active operation and we are looking for an engaged, creative, problem solver with not just a “can-do”, but a “Will-Do” attitude. While we seek someone well versed in all facets of broadcast engineering, your interpersonal and communication skills, as well as your business and personal integrity, are just as important as your technical ability.

Our RF plants include High Power FM’s, Combiner Systems, Directional AM’s, and Translators. Studios are Axia based and utilize Wide Orbit Automation for Radio. Alpha uses a corporate based IT support structure, but our local engineers are sometimes called on to be the eyes and hands for remote support from the Help Desk.

Duties:

- Chief Operator (EAS & Maintenance log management & review)
- Manage engineering maintenance, both hands-on as well as overseeing assistant(s) and sub-contractors/vendors
- Maintain minimal downtime of RF and Audio systems including emergency repairs but also planning and advocating for any necessary improvements to all systems.
- Participate, as needed, with other departments for technical support in planning and executing initiatives.
- Work with the Regional Director of Engineering to manage capital projects and implement corporate initiatives.

Minimum Qualifications:

- 7-10 years of experience in broadcast engineering.
- Understanding of both FM & AM RF Systems and Remote site control.
- Knowledge of troubleshooting and maintenance of high powered solid-state and tube-type AM and FM transmitters, AM directional antenna arrays.
- Familiarity with broadcast automation and centralized audio routing systems.
- Working knowledge of STL systems, RF & Landline, including analog, digital, IP
- A flexible self-manager with the ability to prioritize tasks and shift priorities as needed.

Preferred Qualifications:

- Military or Post-Secondary electronics training.
- SBE Certification
- Experience with Axia LiveWire routing and consoles
- Deep understanding of Wide Orbit Automation for Radio
- Demonstrated Project Management skills.

We are an equal opportunity employer and participates in E-Verify.

Post Date: 03/31/2022
Job #: 17424
Organization Type: Radio Station - Commercial
Job Title: Chief Engineer
Location: Louisville KY
Job Description:

Responsibilities for this position may include:

- Review all technical documents.
- Review and sign station logs on a weekly basis to determine if required entries are being made.
- Inspect and calibrate transmission systems.
- Monitor metering and control systems.
- Perform equipment performance measurements and any other tests as specified in the rules or terms of station’s authorization.
- Maintain and repair all technical and electronic equipment at the studio and transmitter sites.
- Maintain station operation through preventative and corrective maintenance.
- Install and perform maintenance on control consoles, audio routers, recording equipment, microphones, digital audio systems, transmitters, antenna systems, control systems, and remote equipment.
- Interface with IT management team to support local desktop, LAN and Internet operations.

Requirements of this position include the following:

- This position requires a minimum of 5 years’ experience in electronic troubleshooting, including repairs for audio, video, and radio frequency, microwave, equipment and experience working in satellite communications; with a minimum 5 years’ experience as Station Assistant Chief Engineer or Staff Engineer.
- Knowledge of all applicable FCC rules and regulations.
- Excellent knowledge of basic electronics theory and principles including Ohm’s law and ability to read schematics.
- Experience with cluster-wide studio equipment and operations, audio routing, AES and AoIP protocols, digital audio delivery and automation, EAS, studio telephone, and engineering IT systems, and automated content-delivery systems.
- Ability to work independently to troubleshoot and repair high-power FM transmitting facilities.
IT skills including PC/server trouble shooting and repair and knowledge of TCP/IP, UDP, local area networking, and internet.
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills with proven experience interacting with management and staff at all levels with ability to multi-task and handle pressures and deadlines.
- Excellent problem-solving ability and skill in prioritizing.
- Must possess valid state driver’s license and provide required driving record and proof of insurability.
- Ability to lift and/or move loads up to 75 pounds, with the ability to climb ladders and work on elevated surfaces.
- Ability to be on call at all times for after hours emergencies or routine maintenance as the need arises.

Preference may be given to candidates who have the above experience plus the following:

- Experience with WideOrbit Automation for Radio.
- Experience with Axia AoIP.
- Experience as a Team Leader/Supervisor.
- SBE, Microsoft, and CompTIA Certifications.

Physical requirements:

- Ability to lift and/or move loads up to 75 lbs.
- Ability to climb ladders and work on elevated surfaces.

Benefits:

We are a company dedicated to its employees. We invest in those who devote their time, energy, and talents toward our common goals. In addition to a competitive package, we offer benefits to ensure that our employees have choices in order to stay healthy and to plan for their financial futures.

- Employer sponsored medical, dental & vision insurance with a variety of coverage options.
- Employee Assistance Program (EAP) for full time and part time employees as well as all household members at no cost.
- 401(k) with discretionary employer matching.
- Paid vacation, company holidays and a birthday day for you to use during your birthday month.
- Paid volunteer hours.
- Pet adoption subsidy

We are looking for someone who understands the ever-evolving nature of our business - while being mindful of each and every member’s professional and personal growth. If you are an innovator and see yourself as an influencer who truly believes our business can impact our community, let’s talk.

We value Integrity, a Can Do Attitude, Passion, Competitiveness, Creativity and embraces that work can be FUN. If these qualities are important to you and you feel you check off the qualities we are looking for, apply now and let\'s talk.

We are an equal opportunity employer and participates in E-Verify.

Post Date: 03/31/2022
Job #: 17412
Organization Type: Television Station - Commercial
Job Title: Broadcast Engineer
Location: Sacramento CA
Job Description:

We are looking for a Broadcast Engineer to provide technical support to our station. This individual will be responsible for installing, maintaining, and repairing TV/Digital production, transmission, and computer-based equipment.

Responsibilities:

- Support day to day operations of our television station including all daily news operations, equipment, and computer-based IT systems.
- Maintain and repair satellite/microwave ENG equipment, cameras, switchers, graphic systems, audio equipment, video routers, editing systems, intercoms, display monitors, and traditional broadcast applications.
- Maintain, upgrade and support broadcast and IT environments throughout the station including the sales department, news department, television production and broadcast studios.
- Provide technical support to all operational users.
- Consult and communicate with engineering management and other engineers on technical issues as required.
- Troubleshoot and repair computer hardware, software, peripherals, network servers, printers, storage, routers, switches, LAN cabling, system security and virus protection.
- Create and maintain wiring documentation and system configuration documentation.
- Maintain knowledge staying current on technological advances in software, hardware, networking, media storage, television broadcasting and studio production.
- Provide light building maintenance and perform other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements:

- Self-starter, problem solver and able to work efficiently without direct supervision.
- Must possess strong personal interaction skills, good communication skills, ability to work under pressure, meet deadlines, and the ability to prioritize multiple projects.
- Ability to troubleshoot and maintain television broadcast equipment.
- Effective written and verbal communication skills - ability to clearly communicate the status of a problem, provide progress updates and offer solutions to challenging technical issues.
- Previous television broadcast and/or network IT experience preferred.
- Ability to install and maintain computer systems and network equipment.
- Available to work various hours and days including nights, weekends, and holidays.
- Ability to lift 50 lbs., climb ladders, work on elevated surfaces, pull and install wiring, use hand, and power tools, work on small components and perform other physical tasks
- Travel: Rarely: less than 10%
- Work Environment Set: Office: normally performed in a typical interior/office environment
- Physical Demands Set: Light work: Involves sitting most of the time, walking, lifting, bending, standing, etc.

Post Date: 03/31/2022
Job #: 17415
Organization Type: Television Station - Commercial
Job Title: Chief Engineer
Location: Meridian MS
Job Description:

We want a leader to maintain the stations broadcast and IT technology, facilities, and all equipment. In addition, ensure all stations follow FCC standards and guidelines.

Requirements:

• Manage Repair and troubleshoot technical equipment and systems.
• Responsible for station Engineering budget and project budgets.
• Able to work with other Department Heads well in planning and executing station projects.
• Integration, maintenance, and operation of new and existing equipment including towers, transmitters, microwave and satellite gear and tenant installations.
• Manage all engineering aspects of the technical facility including studio support, post editing systems, field production support and transmission of live/taped events & programs.
• Have expert knowledge regarding equipment, technology, and systems and be able to step in and assist in emergency situations.
• Oversight and maintenance of all station physical assets including buildings and grounds
• Oversight of all broadcast and IT systems.
• Understanding and compliance of EAS standards and practices.
• Perform other tasks as assigned.

Qualifications include (but are not limited to):

• Comprehensive knowledge of core broadcast systems, on-air automation, television studio equipment, IOT transmitters as well knowledge of IT networks, computer maintenance and repair.
• Possess good interpersonal communications skills, both oral and written.
• Ability to work under pressure and handle multiple tasks based on station needs.
• Be available “on call” 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for emergency engineering problems.
• Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license in good standing.
• Ability to lift and carry up to 75 pounds, with occasional work on ladders.
• Work in cooperation with all departments to achieve technical excellence and station profitability.
• A community-minded spirit and vision to expand the station\'s outreach and impact.

Post Date: 03/31/2022
Job #: 17416
Organization Type: Radio Station - Commercial, Satellite Facility, Other
Job Title: Senior Technician, Broadcast Maintenance
Location: Los Angeles CA
Job Description:

The Senior Broadcast Technician will bring his knowledge and experience in the fields of digital studio infrastructure, computer networks and use of troubleshooting tools like log captures, solar winds, wire shark to keep one of LA’s newest and most advanced broadcast and media production facilities at 100% up time for our On-Air talent, podcasters and content producers from across our multiple brands. You will be a key resource and expert on all types of broadcast (audio and video) and media production systems both in the maintenance and upkeep and in familiarizing our users with features and device operations.

What you’ll do:

This is a shift work position in a 24/7 facility. During your shift you will review systems operations logs, Install software and firmware updates to a range of broadcast specific hardware and general-purpose computers both physical and virtual. You will work in coordination with your colleagues across the US on network issues or data flow bottlenecks by analyzing log reports and using your logic and troubleshooting abilities to isolate and resolve troubles or escalate to the next tier of expertise via escalation procedures. As part of the troubleshooting, ticketing of issues and reporting/communicating of status to management and affected teams will be required. You will also be working directly with our content creation producers including on-air staff, bloggers, producers and guests to assist them with any technical challenges or equipment operation or work flow questions

Requirements and General Skills:

- Minimum 5 years of hands on technical experience in broadcast or media content creation facility
- College degree in a technical discipline or equivalent military or industry experience.
- Knowledge of standard MS office suite, Visio and AutoCad
- Willingness to take initiative and to follow through on projects
- Strong communication and organizational skills
- Work independently and in a team environment
- Project professionalism in all forms of communication
- Ability to multi-task and shift priorities
- Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 lbs and be comfortable on a ladder
- Must be able to work on-site and all shifts required in a 24x7x365 broadcast and production facility (i.e., days, nights, weekends, holidays)
- Must have legal right to work in the U.S.

Technical Experience:

- Familiarity with data networks and how to troubleshoot both physical layer issues and data flow issues. - Knowledge of routers, firewalls, switches and general concepts of configuration and data flow.
- Ability to read and create schematics and data flow documents (AutoCAD/Visio)
- General Knowledge of Pro-Tools and video capture (and editing systems (Premiere) is a plus
- Knowledge of configuration of Telos, Lawo, Evertz, IP Codecs is a plus
- Configuration and support of various desktop/server operating systems
- Virtual infrastructure/computing support
- Installation and support of varied broadcast/production software
- Digital and IP-based audio/video routing, playout and recording systems
- Broadcast consoles and related studio equipment
- Basic understanding and troubleshooting of data network routers, switches, firewalls, and circuits using Splunk, Solarwinds, and Wireshark or similar tools
- Installation and deployment of systems, networks, and structured cabling within a broadcast facility
- Satellite downlink operations and hardware support
- Ability to diagnose, detect and isolate equipment faults by equipment log review and signal flow documentation analysis
- Incident ticketing and management using ServiceNow.

Our goal is to provide and maintain a work environment that fosters mutual respect, professionalism and cooperation. We are an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, creed, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, alienage or citizenship status, age, disability or handicap, sex, gender identity, marital status, familial status, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.

The requirements and duties described above may be modified or waived by the Company in its sole discretion without notice.

Post Date: 03/31/2022
Job #: 17417
Organization Type: Radio Station - Commercial
Job Title: Senior Technology Solutions Engineer
Location: United States TX
Job Description:

This position will be a senior level radio engineering support engineer that will work virtually from their home supporting our radio stations across the country. Must have at least 10 years of broadcast engineering experience working at market/station level. Must possess excellent troubleshooting skills in all areas of broadcast engineering equipment from microphone to antenna. Good IT skills is also required as you will be working on computers in studios and that are used by our employees in the office and in the field. You will be working with a team of highly experienced support engineers in a great environment of team work with a goal of providing the best customer support to our team of regional engineers in the field. We are a 24/7/365 day a year operation and you will be required to work different shifts around the clock as needed including weekends and holidays. You will not be on call in this position but will work scheduled shifts. Good communication skills and knowledge of the Microsoft Office and other Microsoft platforms is a must.

Post Date: 03/31/2022
Job #: 17418
Organization Type: Radio Station - Commercial, Other
Job Title: Chief Engineer
Location: Elk Grove Village IL
Job Description:

Duties include:

• Oversee, install, and maintain the technical assets at three transmitter sites and studios, ensuring compliance with FCC, EPA, OSHA, and other regulations. These assets will include transmitters, feedlines, matching networks, antennas, remote control systems, site interconnect infrastructure, program origination, radio automation, program distribution and monitoring equipment.
• Manage engagement, scheduling and oversight of work done by outside contractors. These might include generator mechanics, landscapers, HVAC technicians, etc.
• Maintain the FCC Public Inspection File and other required compliance recordkeeping.
• Document systems that are added or changed.
• Be available to respond to critical malfunctions on a 24/7/365 basis
• Instruct and assist others in the proper compliant operation of station broadcast equipment.
• Communicate with and assist fellow workers and department heads to support and advance the company’s mission and success. Writing skills are important.
• Follow all Company policies and procedures.
• The position works directly with the Operations Manager and reports to the General Manager.

Qualifications for this position:

• 3+ years broadcast experience. Must be a self-starter
• SBE certification
• Knowledge of Audio Over IP console systems
• Knowledge of Wide Orbit automation system preferred
• Hold Cisco or equivalent IT certification, implying a thorough knowledge of IPv4 networking including multicast.
• Valid driver’s license required with excellent driving record
• Be able to diagnose and repair/reconfigure technical systems which might include radio automation systems, analog twisted pair, AES, and audio-over-IP as well as program stream origination. Strong PC skills in Windows and Linux OS environments is a must. Connectivity diagnosis includes every protocol from WiFi to RS232. Code writing/scripting skills are a plus.
• Be able to diagnose/repair/adjust high power AM transmitters/networks. Experience with and understanding of AM arrays, matching networks, transmission line theory and general directional antenna good practice.
• Be able to diagnose and repair to the component level, reading schematics and using deductive logic.
• Be able to plan and execute systems design using off-the-shelf components as well as “middleware” devices. This may mean fabricating circuits and devices on an ad hoc, as needed basis.
• This is a physically demanding position that requires frequent physical exertion including standing, crawling, fitting into tight spaces, climbing stairs and ladders, and lifting and carrying materials and equipment weighing 50-100 pounds.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer

Post Date: 03/31/2022
Job #: 17401
Organization Type: Television Station - Commercial
Job Title: Maintenance Engineer
Location: Orlando FL
Job Description:

Maintenance and installation of digital television equipment, ENG systems, field gear, studio systems, servers, automation and broadcast computer hardware.

*Work performed in a fast paced news and production operation.
*Must possess and maintain a driver’s license with a driving record acceptable to the Company.
*Must be able to work weekends, nights, holidays and on short notice as needed.

Minimum of five years recent experience in broadcast maintenance and repair of broadcast television equipment.

*Working knowledge of satellite RF systems, digital and analog television equipment, non-linear editing systems and ENG technical operations.
*Strong background in high power RF transmitters is a plus.
*Ability to utilize and operate electronic test equipment for the purpose of diagnosing and measuring video, RF and electronic signals.
*A minimum of 2 years technical school, military training or college is preferred.

Post Date: 03/31/2022
Job #: 17407
Organization Type: Television Station - Commercial
Job Title: Broadcast Engineer
Location: Atlanta GA
Job Description:

We are searching for a Broadcast Engineer to join the Engineering team. The ideal candidate would have experience in both Engineering Maintenance and Master Control. This job is integral in the design and implementation of cutting edge technology and also developing new workflows in Master Control for OTA, OTT and streaming paths. The position would also have a major role in advancing cloud workflow development.

As a team member in developing the new technology, there is opportunity for growth and advancement in a dominant Television station that is part of a growing Television group. We are looking for experienced Engineers that want to be part of this dynamic team.

Post Date: 03/31/2022
Job #: 17410
Organization Type: Television Station - Commercial
Job Title: Chief Engineer
Location: Albany NY
Job Description:

The Chief Engineer manages our Technical and Building departments.

Broadcast Operations and Information Technolog:

- The Chief Engineer is responsible for our broadcast operations at its Master Control center, its audio production center, and its six VHF & UHF transmission sites.
- The Chief Engineer also oversees proper function of non-broadcast technology infrastructure including servers, end-user workstations, IP networks and Datacom (telephony & Internet services) in consultation with IT Administrators.
- He or she supervises and evaluates technical operators, maintenance & repair specialists, and an IT systems administrator

Capital Projects:

- The Chief Engineer plans and executes capital projects in all areas at the station in consultation with our Senior Management and Department Heads.

Property Management:

- The Chief Engineer oversees building and grounds maintenance at our owned and leased properties (including structural, electrical, facilities, HVAC, safety & security, and other areas). He or she supervises and evaluates the Facilities Assistant, and negotiates & manages leases with tenants.

Essential Functions of the Chief Engineer in the above areas of specialty include:

- Preparation & management of departmental and capital project budgets;
- Planning & execution of technical and infrastructure improvement projects, including:

* Project scope, equipment specification and system requirements,
* Preparation of project documents for consideration by corporate managers & owners, and
* Purchasing, and negotiation & management of contracts through closeout;
* Maintaining quality facilities;
* Ensuring technical & occupational regulatory compliance (FCC, FAA, OSHA, etc.);
* Oversight of license agreements, maintenance & support contracts;
* Maintaining good relations with vendors & contractors;
* Recruiting, interviewing, and selection of new employees and managers;
* Establishing departmental policies & communicating station and Company policies;
* Identifying training opportunities and resources for employees; and
* Other duties as assigned.

Strategic Expectations:

The Chief Engineer stays current on industry technology and trends through participation in trade expositions, technical conferences, professional societies, and other resources. He or she uses this knowledge to plan future engineering and infrastructure needs and workflow benefits. The Chief Engineer collaborates and consults with the General Manager and department heads on long-term and short-term engineering objectives, goals, and action plans. The Chief Engineer also works cooperatively and collaborates with other departments and other Company stations.

The Chief Engineer trains and teaches staff through formal instruction and “on the job” opportunities. He or she works “hands on” for special projects, for troubleshooting requiring specialized knowledge or experience, and to provide direction to his or her departmental employees and others.

- Formal training in technology for broadcast or IT. College degree preferred.
- Industry certification preferred (such as SBE Senior- or Professional-level).
- 10 years or more employment experience in Broadcast Operations, IT Technology, & Facilities Management demonstrating skills and experience and supervisory responsibility in the above functions.
- Working knowledge of studio audio & video systems, IP networking, RF transmission, studio production for news, and HVAC & building infrastructure.
- Knowledge of broadcast & occupational regulations (FCC, FAA, OSHA, etc.)
- Experience with purchase agreement negotiations and contract management including insurance requirements.
- Proven ability to function effectively under deadlines and in high-pressure situations.
- Proven ability to think critically, strategically and tactically and to articulate information in a clear, concise manner to others verbally and in writing.
- Ability to troubleshoot problems quickly and effectively and find solutions for staff.
- Available on-call as needed, including evenings, overnights and weekends.
- Must have valid driver’s license, clean driving record and able to drive a vehicle as determined by the Company

Physical Requirements:

- Must be able to lift 75 lbs.
- Be able to work under stressful conditions and in all types of weather.
- Ability to crawl, stoop, bend, lift overhead, walk.
- Must have manual dexterity for keyboarding and manipulating controls and tools.
- Ability to work in tight spaces and under tight deadlines.
- Must have good vision and hearing. Requires the ability to communicate effectively in English both verbally and in writing.