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Jobs (6 listed)

Alaska Public Broadcasting, Inc.
Position Announcement

Chief Engineer

Alaska Public Broadcasting, Inc. (APBI) seeks a Chief Engineer to join the staff of our statewide public media service bureau. The Chief Engineer will provide system support in all aspects of broadcast and new media engineering; including planning, installation, maintenance, repairs, FCC compliance and training.

Alaska is a challenging and dynamic place to live and work, offering world class opportunities for recreation and travel in spectacular locations. Alaska features the nation’s tallest mountains, the largest parklands, the highest concentration of glaciers, its longest coastline, and unmatched access to spectacular wildlife.

For over 15 years the APBI engineering operation has provided onsite and remote broadcast and technical support to public broadcasting stations throughout Alaska. We seek a good natured, energetic person with great organizational and people skills, as well as significant in-the-field broadcast engineering experience. The ideal candidate will enjoy working in a dynamic and innovative organization, bring strong verbal and written communication skills and a proven track record in project planning and implementation, and enjoy traveling and working in the field with station personnel and community members.

APBI is a statewide organization providing a variety of support services to twenty-six public radio and four public television licensees in Alaska. Our engineering service is the primary broadcast engineering resource for many of our public radio stations, and their communities are supportive and appreciative of our efforts on behalf of their public media services. It is rewarding work that makes a real difference in people’s lives.

The position is based in Anchorage, the most culturally diverse community in the US, featuring abundant social and entertainment opportunities, diverse food and arts resources, and exceptional museum and educational facilities. To learn more about APBI visit our website at: www.akpb.org.
Deadline: Open until filled, with initial screening beginning August 1, 2017. Interested candidates are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.

Salary range: $65K to $80K, with a competitive benefit plan. Compensation depends on skills and experience. Alaska Public Broadcasting, Inc. is an at-will employer.
To apply: Please submit a letter of interest and your resume by e-mail to: kim@akpb.org.
Alaska Public Broadcasting, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 


Bicoastal Media is soliciting applications for Chief Engineer in our Albany – Coos Bay – Eugene, Oregon markets. This is not a solo position.

 

Contact e-mail is eugenehr@bicoastalmedia.com

 

Qualifications / Experience Desired:

  • 5+ years full time broadcast engineering desirable
  • Time management skills and the ability to multitask
  • Experience with digital automation systems and related logic interfacing, including but not limited to RCS/Prophet/NexGen/Simian desirable
  • Knowledge of computer network installation and trouble shooting
  • Ability to work with spreadsheets
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Skills needed for working in a fast-paced, challenging, loosely structured environment
  • Must be a team player but also be able to work independently
  • Must have a strong work ethic and a “can do”, positive attitude
  • Ability to lift 70 pounds
  • Flexibility to work nights and weekends as necessary. We operate 24/7/365

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • FCC compliance
  • Diagnose and repair all broadcast related equipment
  • Repair and maintenance of high power AM and FM broadcast transmitters and directional AM arrays
  • IT Systems installation, maintenance and support
  • Component level repair
  • Be available for emergency response
  • Valid driver’s license required. Company vehicle provided
  • Some regional travel required. Multi-market operation

 

Education:

  • Associates degree in Electronics or other related technical degree or equivalent experience desirable

•             SBE Certification desirable

 


 

Bicoastal Media is soliciting applications for an Assistant Chief Engineer in our Albany – Coos Bay – Eugene, Oregon markets.

 

Contact e-mail is eugenehr@bicoastalmedia.com

 

Qualifications / Experience Desired:

  • 5+ years full time broadcast engineering desirable
  • Time management skills and the ability to multitask
  • Experience with digital automation systems and related logic interfacing, including but not limited to RCS/Prophet/NexGen/Simian desirable
  • Knowledge of computer network installation and trouble shooting
  • Ability to work with spreadsheets
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Skills needed for working in a fast-paced, challenging, loosely structured environment
  • Must be a team player but also be able to work independently
  • Must have a strong work ethic and a “can do”, positive attitude
  • Ability to lift 70 pounds
  • Flexibility to work nights and weekends as necessary. We operate 24/7/365

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • FCC compliance
  • Diagnose and repair all broadcast related equipment
  • Repair and maintenance of high power AM and FM broadcast transmitters and directional AM arrays
  • IT Systems installation, maintenance and support
  • Component level repair
  • Be available for emergency response
  • Valid driver’s license required. Company vehicle provided
  • Some regional travel required. Multi-market operation

 

Education:

  • Associates degree in Electronics or other related technical degree or equivalent experience desirable
  • SBE Certification desirable

 


 

Scripps Radio, Boise, ID is looking for a Chief Engineer for their 4 station cluster:

Assist with the design, specifications, documentation, oversight and installation of all systems and equipment for multiple stations. Develop and maintain thorough understanding of existing facilities and work toward making units safer, cohesive, and responsive to departments within station environment.

Key activities

  • Effectively manage the planning, design, installation and repair of all television, mobile and internet systems and equipment.
  • Evaluate and maintain the spectrum and broadband usage of the facility.
  • Motivate and manage a staff of professional maintenance engineers, operators and IT technicians.
  • Coordinate projects; manage the scheduling of personnel; and plan, design, and document on-going and future television and online systems.
  • Work with related departments; in the determination of current and future studio and transmission needs; in the preparation and tracking of capital, expense, repair and maintenance budgets; in the evaluation of equipment prior to purchase.
  • Communicate professionally with individuals and groups within and outside of the station. Communicate on a frequent basis with all other departments.
  • Maintain good personnel labor relations. Identify training needs, motivate and develop staff to meet the on-going and future technological needs of the station.
  • Keep the station compliant with the FCC Rules and Regulations, as well as related local, state and federal regulations. Work with Corporate personnel in particular areas of common interest.
  • Perform other duties as needed and as directed by the General Manager and Sr Dir, Engineering.

Education & Experience/Certifications

  • An associate degree in electrical or electronic engineering from an accredited institution is preferred.
  • A BSEE degree is advantageous

Skills & Abilities

  • Must have an understanding of electronic, electrical, mechanical, and information systems.

Work environment

  • Standard office environment

http://www.scripps.com/radio

Apply here:

https://recruiting.adp.com/srccar/public/RTI.home?c=1060841&d=External#/

 


Full-time Radio Engineer

Mapleton, Redding, CA

We are currently looking for a full time broadcast engineer for the Redding/Chico market. We offer very competitive pay and benefits. Let me know if you are interested.
Duane Davis
Director of Operations
Redding Radio/Radio Chico (Mapleton)
3360 Alta Mesa Drive
Redding, CA 96002
530.226.9500 Fax 530.221.4940
duane@reddingradio.com
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Full-time TV Chief Engineer

NPG of Oregon in Bend, OR

Job Description:

NPG of Oregon Inc., a cluster of television stations that includes the NBC, FOX, The CW, and Telemundo affiliates in Bend, Oregon is seeking a dynamic, technically advanced and self-motivated TV Chief Engineer.

Position requires total responsibility for the station’s technical operations, including studio, on-air, news, remote operations, production, power and video/IT systems as well as installation and maintenance of equipment at the transmitter site and translator(s). The Chief Engineer will direct the development and administration of departmental operating plans, budgets and capital projects, and will direct and administer guidelines to assure the proper functioning and maintenance of all technical equipment and systems. Additional responsibilities included organizational effectiveness and compliance with all local, state and federal laws. The Chief Engineer will work closely with news, creative services, finance and all other creative and administrative departments within the station and NPG Corp. This position will be critical to help determine and direct the course of future technology selection and integration based on research and experiential knowledge.

Candidates must possess sound leadership abilities, strong collaboration skills, excellent verbal and written communication and a proven record in project-planning and implementation. At least two years’ experience in broadcast television engineering is required, with a four-year degree in communications, electrical engineering or information technology preferred. Must manage and perform on-call duties and work flexible hours. Our organization is driven to build a legacy of technological firsts and dominant news ratings all while developing Internet and new media strategies. NPG of Oregon is the primary news provider for the community with a long standing tradition of service to the citizens of Central Oregon. This is an excellent opportunity for someone to make their mark in an established organization that has invested heavily in its property.

This is a full time position with a competitive benefits package. Candidate must possess or be able to acquire a valid Oregon driver license.

Physical Demands:

Special requirements consist of lifting heavy objects and working on ladders up to 20 feet in height and on high rooftops, ability to perform work requiring the lifting, moving and setting up of television, multimedia and related production equipment and the ability to lift up to 50 lbs and work in tight spaces behind equipment racks.

https://recruiting.adp.com/srccar/public/RTI.home?c=1059541&d=External-Corporate&city=%22Bend%22#/

 


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