Full Time Job

Engineer

WTVC

Chattanooga, TN 06-23-2020
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

WTVC has an excellent career opportunity for a full-time Broadcast Engineer in the Engineering Department. This position involves maintaining television transmission and video equipment, including computers and automation systems. The candidate will be directly responsible for hands-on support of a modern broadcast facility.

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
• Assist associates with training and operation of station equipment
• Provide Engineering support with transmitter maintenance
• Develop knowledge of facility specific IT needs and assist in supporting these systems
• Provide on-call engineering support for station operations

Requirements:
• Associates degree or technical education in electronics or computer related field
• 2 - 4 years of related broadcast 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
• Familiarity with Avid related software and hardware products a plus

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!

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