Chief Broadcast Engineer

January 14, 2022 by Comments Off on Chief Broadcast Engineer

Website Tucson TV, LLC

Tucson TV, LLC

KVOA-TV in Tucson, Arizona is seeking a qualified Chief Broadcast Engineer. Candidate must have at least 5 years of experience at a broadcast facility.

Essential Duties of Position:
• Supervises the broadcast maintenance engineers.
• Oversees such areas as equipment maintenance, installation, and repair with specialties in point-to-point microwave systems, ENG radio systems, television transmitters, antennas, and related equipment.
• Responsible for providing overall technical support to this broadcast facility and its remote transmission sites.
• Assists with decisions regarding the purchase of new equipment with specific attention to new technologies.

The position will provide technical support to broadcast facilities in repair, maintenance, installation, and modification of technical broadcasting equipment at a high-definition television facility and at remote transmission sites.

Travels to remote locations for equipment repair, work under pressure in order to meet broadcast deadlines, make decisions and take corrective action without supervision are all a part of this job. Candidate will be required to maintain “on-call” or “stand-by” status for response to emergency situations and be able to work highly varied and flexible hours (i.e. nights, weekends and holidays). Excellent troubleshooting and problem solving skills are essential.

In addition to working well independently, candidate must also work well as part of a team. Must be well organized, detail oriented and possess excellent communication skills (both written and verbal) including a predisposition to providing excellent customer service. Candidate must be able to lift 25lbs.

Please send resume to:

KVOA Communications, Inc.
Randall Smith/Director of Operations
209 W. Elm Street
Tucson, Arizona 85705
KVOA is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Motor Vehicle Record is required

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