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Broadcast Engineer

Scheduled Days & Hours:
Full-time, schedule to be determined and must be available to support on-call needs as required on a pre-determined basis.


  • Provide 24/7 operational and maintenance support for various broadcast radio and television systems including but not limited to radio automation, TV automation, and ENG/SNG operations. Preference given to those with Wide Orbit for Radio, Axia, Crispin, and/or ENPS experience.
  • Perform routine checks of critical broadcast equipment to ensure operational performance standards.
  • Maintain records which include but are not limited to, broadcast repair logs, system drawings, wiring diagrams, engineering shift summaries, etc.
  • Troubleshoot, install, perform maintenance, and repair of various broadcast systems.
  • Demonstrated ability to continually increase technical and operational knowledge of all equipment and systems used.
  • Assist in the planning and on-going development of broadcast facility.


High School Diploma with an Associate`s degree in electronics repair, or two-years of technical trade school, or equivalent military training, and/or any combination of equivalent education and experience in Broadcast Engineering; FCC License, Network+, or SBE certification preferred.

  • 2+ years experience in broadcast television and/or radio maintenance required.
  • Additional master control, radio studio, and/or newsroom maintenance experience preferred.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of broadcast systems and associated test equipment required to maintain them.
  • General knowledge in all aspects of television and/or radio broadcast maintenance required.
  • Ability to read, understand, and update critical engineering documents including but not limited to wiring documents, block diagrams, etc.
  • Computer network skills preferred, especially as they relate to file transfer protocol systems, newsroom automation systems, and master control automation.
  • Excellent written and oral skills; detail oriented; good follow-up skills; ability to interact with vendors as required.
  • Ability to lift up to 75 lbs, climb ladders, and work in extreme environments as needed.

Send resume and cover letter to:
RJ Russell, Chief Engineer
7280 E Rosewood St
Tucson, AZ 85710

Journal Broadcast Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2013-09-13