Full Time Job

IT Broadcast Engineerng Techinician


Wilmington, NC 05-27-2021
  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
About WECT:

WECT was the first station in the Wilmington, NC DMA signing on in 1954 and is an NBC affiliate. WECT is a market leader in local news and quality programming. Wilmington, NC is located within minutes of the Atlantic Ocean and is a vibrant, growing city. Watersports and outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy an abundance of activities. The downtown and riverfront area of Wilmington is rich in history.

Job Summary/Description:

The IT Broadcast Engineering Technician will work under the supervision of the Chief Engineer and IT Manager. The primary job responsibility will be basic IT, broadcast engineering support, and plant maintenance. Normal work hours will be Monday through Friday day shift, but occasional week.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Local Area Network (LAN): Responsible for troubleshooting and maintaining station's Local Area Network (LAN) environment. Possesses working knowledge of TCP/IP addressing scheme and ability to document and understand station's network topology, remote access, VPN, serial communication.
• Master Control switching and automation systems. Experience with Crispin automation and Evertz EMC is a plus. Production automation control systems, Ross Carbonite and OverDrive, Viz RT Graphics and Logitek audio system. Dante networked audio. Satellite receive systems hardware maintenance. Teleprompter and camera systems, and Evertz EQX routing systems. RF system experience is preferred, especially Microwave relay systems, and GatesAir UHF ATSC exciters and transmitters.
• Basic skills in carpentry, plumbing and overall mechanical skills.
• Must have strong interpersonal communication skills and be able to communicate effectively orally, in writing, and through diagrams. Previous experience working with vendor remote tech support via telephone and email is desired.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gw8wmp-3-236-98-69-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.