Full Time Job

Building Maintenance Engineer


Jackson, MS 04-29-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
Building Maintenance Engineer - WLBT

About WLBT:

WLBT is Mississippi's flagship station and the dominant #1 local TV and digital media in Central Mississippi. We are an NBC affiliate that consistently produces award winning local news coverage. Jackson, MS is market #97 with a 24 county DMA. It is Mississippi's largest TV market and state capital, offering great museums, several local universities, and home to the largest medical facilities in the state, including the prestigious University of Mississippi Medical Center. With our great weather, Mississippi is about the outdoors. An extensive network of walking, running and cycling trails is available across the metro. And if you love a weekend getaway, Jackson is located within a short drive from beautiful Gulf Coast beaches, New Orleans, Memphis, Birmingham, Nashville, Dallas and Atlanta.

If you're a sports fan, we have you covered. The Mississippi Braves, the AA team of the Atlanta Braves, calls metro Jackson home. We host the PGA with the Sanderson Farms Championship. We have two SWAC schools in our DMA, Jackson State and Alcorn State. If you love SEC sports, we have four schools (Ole Miss, Mississippi State, Alabama and LSU) less than three hours away. And Saints, Pelicans and Grizzlies fans have an easy drive to NOLA and Memphis.

The Jackson metro is the economic hub of Mississippi and a great place to work, live, and raise a family.

Job Summary/Description:

WLBT-TV has an immediate, full-time opening, for a Building Maintenance Engineer. If you're handy with your hands this could be a perfect job for you. We think of our building and grounds as our home. If you can do maintenance around your home and would like to do the same on a larger scale this could be a chance of a lifetime. Do you like to paint, maybe do some wood working or other light construction? You might be the perfect person for this job! If you desire we can also provide more training for Broadcast Engineering which could further your career!

Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Work alongside of every department
• Maintain and repair all aspects of the building and grounds
• Conduct regular maintenance checks on plumbing and HVAC
• Write maintenance strategies to help with installation and commissioning guidelines
• Control maintenance tools, stores, and equipment
• Deal with emergencies, unplanned problems, and repairs

• Have general knowledge of electrical circuits
• Be familiar with painting
• Be able to do light construction and repairs
• Be able to lift 75 pounds
• Be able to coordinate HVAC repairs and maintenance
• Have a general knowledge of plumbing and repairs

If you feel you're qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on ''apply now'', upload your resume, cover letter and references

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rnp2ko-35-172-111-71-42 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.