Full Time Job

Engineering Tech


Chattanooga, TN 04-08-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

WTVC has an excellent career opportunity for a full-time Technician in the Engineering Department. This position involves supporting television engineers with equipment maintenance and installations. The candidate will be directly responsible for hands-on support and maintenance of the building and facilities, as needed.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Provide support in the maintenance of all station facilites and equipment, including knowledge of electrical and mechanical systems
• Provide engineering support for the installation, servicing and repairing of broadcast equipment and systems
• Provide engineering support for the technical needs of the News Department, including troubleshooting of field gear and procedures
• Provide installation services for TV mounts, office equipment, ceiling tiles, and other facility-related items
• Develop knowledge, and assist engineers with supporting IT systems
• Provide on-call support for station operations, as required

• Prefer technical education in electronics and facility maintenance
• 2 years of related broadcast and facility support experience
• A great team-oriented attitude and dedication to quality
• Strong familiarity with broadcast systems and standards (FCC R&Rs)
• Proficiency in troubleshooting problems and responding quickly under pressure
• Excellent communication skills

Physical Demands/Work Environment:
• Must be able to work a flexible schedule
• On-call duty, including weekends and holidays
• Ability to lift equipment generally less than 50 pounds

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