Posted on 2015-05-22
By KTVX/KUCW Nexstar
Salt Lake City, UT
The Broadcast Engineer operates, maintains, updates and repairs hardware and systems used for broadcasting and business operations.
• Maintains all broadcast technology and equipment for the station. • Installs and tests new systems and technical infrastructure for the station. • Minimizes service interruptions at times of equipment and/or system failure by rapidly identifying and implementing solutions. • Sets up and operates equipment and transmission links during outside broadcasts. • Installs and maintains the IT network, switches, data backups, work stations and printers. • Interprets and implements instructions and requests from other station personnel. • Communicates with members of the engineering team and other teams to effectively resolve equipment and system issues. • Performs other duties as assigned.
• Technical degree in Digital Electronics, Broadcasting, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work related experience. • Fluency in English. • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written. • Valid driver's license with an acceptable driving record. • Minimum three years' experience with digital electronics systems in a television broadcasting environment. • Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment. • Strong PC/MS Office experience. • Experience with fiber connectivity, production setups, A/V routing and patching, audio equipment, graphics systems and editing systems. • Experience with digital transmitters, microwave equipment, and other broadcast-related equipment. • Significant experience evaluating, selecting, installing, servicing and maintaining broadcasting industry equipment and information technology systems. • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
HOW TO APPLY:
Apply for job at: www.nexstar.tv AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYERNO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. WE ARE NOT ABLE TO ACKNOWLEDGE RECEIPTS OF APPLICATIONS; WE WILL CONTACT YOU IF YOUR APPLICATION IS CHOSEN