Transmitter Supervisor

Columbia, SC, SC
Posted: 2017-07-07

Description:

SC Educational Television Commission is seeking an experienced Transmitter Supervisor.

Responsibilities:

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

Supervises the operation of multiple digital broadcast transmitter installations.

Performs routine and emergency maintenance on very complex high power broadcast transmitters and on very complex video and audio processing, monitoring, remote control, and associated equipment.

Prepares monthly ETV Transmitter Reports.

Checks broadcast signals and operation for compliance with FCC and FAA rules and regulations keeps required records and files for compliance with FCC and FAA rules and regulations.

Orders parts, supplies, and tools as required  for transmitters, associated equipment and building.

Maintains building and grounds. Performs general inspection of transmitting tower, guy lines, and  guy anchors.

 

Requirements:

MINIMUM AND ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

An associate degree in electronics and related experience.

A valid South Carolina Drivers License.

FCC General Class Amateur Radio License.

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

An Associate degree in electronics or military communications training and three years of operating and maintaining a TV, FM, or High Power Radar transmitter installation or experience managing digital transmitters. 

Possession of FCC Extra Class Amateur Radio license or CBE certification is preferred.
 

 

 

ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: 

Will be required to lift and/or move heavy equipment up to 50 lbs. Able to climb and work on a ladder. Work place contains high voltage electronic equipment and large electric motors and electrical equipment. Must be generally available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Must be able to respond to emergency calls within a short time period. Required to carry cell phone and use laptop computer. Job requires statewide travel. Position is assigned to the primary transmitter sites in Richland, York, Greenwood, Barnwell, Aiken and Orangeburg Counties. Occasional travel to other South Carolina counties to assist with projects. FCC General Amateur Radio License required within 6 months of hire.

Contact:

APPLICATIONS MAY BE OBTAINED AND FILED ONLINE AT:
http://www.jobs.sc.gov 
OR
1041 George Rogers Boulevard 
Columbia, SC 29201

Job #68020 - TRANSMITTER SUPERVISOR

Please complete the State employment application to include all current and previous work history and education. A resume will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application.

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

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