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Jobs (6)

 

NEP Group Inc. – Job Title: Maintenance Shop Technician

Date: August 4, 2017

FLSA Status: Non-exempt Supervisor: Engineering Support Manager

Dept: Shop (Wilsonville) Business Unit: Broadcast Services

Purpose:
The purpose of this position is to help with logistics and electronic maintenance activities for the NEP Portland Field Shop. The individual will be working with experienced maintenance staff to learn the job and help keep an organized shop.

Essential Duties/Responsibilities:
• Organize and prepare shipments, which may include scanning and weighing equipment, complete shipping labels and shipping manifest.
• Work with Equipment Coordinator on cycle counts, truck scans, and necessary inventory database maintenance.
• Work with maintenance engineers on repairs and equipment QC
• Install and uninstall equipment in trucks
• Help truck engineers while they are in the shop
• Ensure that equipment is ready for shipment and will operate correctly to ensure customer satisfaction.
• Receive shipments and process packing slips/ invoices appropriately.
• Take an active role in observing daily operations, events and activities to be aware of necessary shipments or coordinating of efforts.
• Coordinate with other shipping/receiving functions in other locations as necessary.
• Process FedEx and SOS shipping documents.
• Assist engineering in opening and powering trailers in the shop
• Load and off load equipment and cable from mobile units and inventory accordingly.
• Maintain a clean and organized shop environment.
• Identify and reconcile equipment that was sent back inadvertently.
• Always looks for ways to better organize Shops and Truck Bays
• Flexibility to support our field shop, events, and clients, which may include nights and/or weekends.
• Travel to offsite locations to deliver equipment and assist with pre and post show setup as needed
• Represent the company to clients in a courteous and professional manner.
• Support engineering on special projects where possible
• Copper Cable testing and Repair
• Other duties as assigned.

Position Requirements:
• A Technical Degree or Bachelor’s degree is preferred; however various combinations of education and experience will be considered.
• Capable of working the entire MS Office suite, especially Excel. Crystal reporting system experience is a plus.
• Possess strong verbal and written communication skills.
• Demonstrated ability to organize vast amounts of data.
• 2 years of warehouse experience preferred but other combinations of education and internships/experience will be considered.
• Up-to-date knowledge of latest proprietary remote television broadcasting equipment, hardware, and software preferred.
• Valid driver’s license required.
• Demonstrated ability to multi-task several priorities and possess solid time management skills.
• Ability to be a self-starter and initiate projects.
• Must be able to work individually as well as in a team environment.
• Must be willing and able to lift/push/pull up to 50 lbs., and be willing to seek assistance for anything over 50 lbs. (should not seek to do over 50 lbs. without assistance).

Those interested in applying should submit a resume and application online by visiting   https://www.nepgroup.com/career/careers

 


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

 


 

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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