KSL DTV TRANSMITTER ENGINEER

Posted by KSL Broadcast Group

Salt Lake City, UT
Posted: 2017-04-02

Description:

Who we are: Bonneville International has been a leader in broadcasting for over 50 years, with a mission to build up, connect, inform and celebrate communities and families across our markets. We currently own and operate 14 radio stations in Seattle, Phoenix, Denver and Salt Lake City, along with the NBC Affiliate TV station, KSL TV 5, in Salt Lake. Were proud of our history, and we want talented people to join us as we continue to grow!

Position: KSL is looking for a transmitter engineer to contribute to the Engineering Department by ensuring DTV transmitters and associated equipment located on Farnsworth Peak perform reliably and within correct FCC specification. You will work closely with member stations to ensure timely response to problems and requests.

Responsibilities:

Key Responsibilities:

Assist Engineering and DTV Members in maintaining a reliable high quality "on-air" product
Perform preventative and corrective maintenance on building and DTV Member equipment
Maintain Farnsworth Peak building facilities including power generations, UPS, monitoring, control, and HVAC systems
Generate weekly shift and transmitter measurement reports
General cleaning and maintenance 

Requirements:

Requirements:

5 years knowledge and experience operating and maintaining DTV Transmitters and RF systems including microwave equipment, mask filters, combiners, transmission lines, switching equipment, and antennas
Able to monitor, troubleshoot, and repair tower lighting systems
Proficient with computer workstations and software, computer networking design, and troubleshooting
Able to manage stress effectively
Consistently work hours required. Work more when required to meet deadlines or when circumstances required, including irregular hours, long and unscheduled hours, weekends, holidays, overtime, etc.
Physical Demands:

Must be able to effectively function in an isolated environment at a remote high altitude location for extended periods of time
Lift, move, and carry up to 50 pounds on occasion
Good hand/eye coordination with the ability to accurately distinguish between different colors
Substantial physical movement of the wrists, hands, and/or fingers
Able to work on ladders and in confined spaces
Bending, stooping, kneeling, crouching, and crawling 
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Minority/female/disability PWDNET/veteran are encouraged to apply.

Contact:

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.

https://www.applicantpro.com/j/551952-14223

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

TWITTER