Broadcast Engineer

July 30, 2021 by Comments Off on Broadcast Engineer


The KOLD Engineering team is responsible for troubleshooting and maintaining all of the critical broadcast equipment at the TV Station as well as a Translator site on Tucson Mountain and a Transmitter Site on Mt. Bigelow, and we also play a critical role in supporting each department at our station in their day to day operations.

The successful candidate will be responsible for (but not limited to) the following:

– Broadcast UHF and microwave transmitter maintenance, operation and repair
– Installation, maintenance and repair of all broadcast systems and subsystems within the television station
– Installation, maintenance and repair of all broadcast systems within the transmitter/translator facilities
– Supporting all departments via “Gray Helpdesk Trouble Ticket System”
– Facility maintenance
– Broadcast system project planning, implementation, and documentation
– End-user desktop support and proficiency with Windows and MAC OS, various television systems software and networking systems
– Troubleshooting and resolving on air impacting events


– At least 2 years experience in working with MPEG Transport Compression. (Decode/Encode/Multiplexing)
– At least 2 years experience in working with high power Radio Frequency systems. (SATCOM, Earth Stations, VHF/UHF Transmitters)
– At least 2 years experience in dealing with broadcast signal standards. SDI, ASI, TCP/IP, L-Band, Analog/Digital Audio
– Ability to read technical drawings and produce technical drawings using Microsoft Visio
– Basic Networking Structure – TCP/IP, LAN, WAN, VLAN, Sub netting, OSI
– Cable Fabrication Techniques
– Familiarity with Video/Audio Routers
– Any past experience with Gray TV’s “TMP” (Technical Media Producer) workflow is a plus
– Candidate must have a valid driver’s license; ability to lift 50 lbs; ability to climb ladders and work on elevated surfaces
– This position will require flexible work hours and possibly some holidays
– This position carries an “On Call” Responsibility

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