Full Time Job

Broadcast Engineer

Sinclair Broadcast Group

Missoula, MT 04-05-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
Have you always had a knack for problem-solving? Are you the type of person who enjoys innovating? Our team needs YOU to continue to elevate our engineering team. The Broadcast Engineer plays an imperative role as the eyes, ears and hands of the engineering team. We need a dynamic individual to help grow the impact of our engineering team!

What you can expect working as a Broadcast Engineer:
• To work with a team focused on meaningful relationships
• A high-energy environment
• A chance to work on a team supported, influenced & lead by some of the Broadcast Industry's leading innovators
• Daily opportunities to learn the art of how-to (re)prioritize
• The station's obstacles and challenges are your challenges
• The possibility of unexpected and/or late-night calls for engineering-emergencies at the station or transmitter sites
• Act as a point of contact for all things as it relates to equipment and technology at the location, as well as stay up-to-date on the new industry standards
• Support and assist the News department in maintaining must-have for live production
• Implement, install & maintain engineering systems and provide end-user support across all departments
• Provide transmitter support
• Replace or adjust defective and/or improperly functioning equipment
• Networking / Wiring
• Instrumental in managing facility and vehicle maintenance
• Back country winter travel

• High School Diploma
• Proven troubleshooting ability
• Related on-the-job experience
• To work at the TV station regularly & to travel within the broadcast area
• Valid & unencumbered driver's license
• Work experience, education, and/or formal training/certification in one or more of an engineering-related fields (e.g., technology; information systems; computer science; electrical engineering and/or electronics)
• Ability to lift 40-50 lbs

Bonus points for…
• Previous broadcast experience
• Familiarity with FCC regulations
• Engineering-related certifications

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!