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Broadcast Engineer Technician


Johnstown, PA 06-15-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
WJAC-TV is looking for a Broadcast Engineer Technician!

Responsibilities include:
• Maintain and repair computers, servers, transmitters (AM, FM, TV, Microwave, Fiber, satellite, etc.), receivers, cameras, switchers, graphic systems, audio equipment, video tape systems, routers, automation/editing systems, intercoms, monitors and display systems
• Provide technical support to operational users
• Provide support in the management of Servers, Network Security, and Network Services
• PC/MAC hardware/software support of on-site installing, servicing, and repairing workstations
• Provide support for the technical needs of the News department
• Assist with video equipment set-up and maintenance
• Assist with Transmitter and Master Control Maintenance
• Assist with LAN and WAN-related hardware and software maintenance
• Develop knowledge of facility-specific IT needs and assist in supporting these systems
• Apply regular security updates
• Perform physical inventory of equipment
• Assist with building and installing electronic systems/equipment as assigned
• Consult and communicate with engineering management and other engineers on technical issues as required
• Perform all technical work to engineering standards and practices and maintain accurate records of all work performed
• Other duties may be assigned
Other Qualifications and Requirements:
• Associate's degree (AA) or equivalent experience in IT, electronics, or computer-related field
• Self-starter, able to work efficiently without direct supervision
• A great team-oriented attitude and dedication to quality
• Strong familiarity with Microsoft, Mac, and Linux operating systems
• Knowledge and competency in core hardware and computer system technologies, including installation, configuration, diagnosing, preventive maintenance and LAN/WAN networking
• Proficiency in troubleshooting problems and responding quickly under pressure
• Excellent communication skills
• Familiarity with Avid-related software and hardware products a plus
• Must be able to work a flexible schedule with on-call duty, including weekends and holidays
• Ability to lift computers and equipment generally less than 50 pounds

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

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g6xy29-44-192-114-32-42 in your application.