AK Public Bcasting, Chief Engineer

Anchorage, AK
Posted: 2017-06-05

Description:

 

Alaska is a challenging and dynamic place to live and work, offering world class opportunities for recreation and travel in spectacular locations. Alaska features the nation’s tallest mountains, the largest parklands, the highest concentration of glaciers, its longest coastline, and unmatched access to spectacular wildlife.

APBI is a statewide organization providing a variety of support services to twenty-six public radio and four public television licensees in Alaska. Our engineering service is the primary broadcast engineering resource for many of our public radio stations, and their communities are supportive and appreciative of our efforts on behalf of their public media services. It is rewarding work that makes a real difference in people’s lives.

The position is based in Anchorage, the most culturally diverse community in the US, featuring abundant social and entertainment opportunities, diverse food and arts resources, and exceptional museum and educational facilities. To learn more about APBI visit our website at: www.akpb.org.

 

Responsibilities:

Alaska Public Broadcasting, Inc. (APBI) seeks a Chief Engineer to join the staff of our statewide public media service bureau. The Chief Engineer will provide system support in all aspects of broadcast and new media engineering; including planning, installation, maintenance, repairs, FCC compliance and training.

Requirements:

For over 15 years the APBI engineering operation has provided onsite and remote broadcast and technical support to public broadcasting stations throughout Alaska. We seek a good natured, energetic person with great organizational and people skills, as well as significant in-the-field broadcast engineering experience. The ideal candidate will enjoy working in a dynamic and innovative organization, bring strong verbal and written communication skills and a proven track record in project planning and implementation, and enjoy traveling and working in the field with station personnel and community members.

Contact:

Deadline: Open until filled, with initial screening beginning August 1, 2017. Interested candidates are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.

Salary range: $65K to $80K, with a competitive benefit plan. Compensation depends on skills and experience. Alaska Public Broadcasting, Inc. is an at-will employer.

To apply: Please submit a letter of interest and your resume by e-mail to: kim@akpb.org.

Alaska Public Broadcasting, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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