Broadcast Engineer

Posted by Nexstar

Albuquerque, NM
Posted: 2019-11-12

Description:

KRQE Media Group, a CBS Affiliate in Albuquerque, NM has an immediate opening for a Broadcast Engineer.   In this position, you will operate, maintain, update and repair hardware and systems used for broadcasting and business operations for the station.

Responsibilities:

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Installs and tests new systems and technical infrastructure for the station.
  • Minimizes service interruptions at times of equipment and/or system failure by rapidly identifying and implementing solutions.
  • Sets up and operates equipment and transmission links during outside broadcasts.
  • Installs and maintains the IT network, switches, data backups, work stations and printers.
  • Interprets and implements instructions and requests from other station personnel.
  • Communicates with members of the engineering team and other teams to effectively resolve equipment and system issues.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

REQUIREMENTS & SKILLS:

  • Technical degree in Digital Electronics, Broadcasting, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience.
  • Fluency in English.
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
  • Valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record.
  • Minimum three years’ experience with digital electronics systems in a television broadcasting environment.
  • Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment.
  • Strong PC/MS Office experience.
  • Experience with fiber connectivity, production setups, A/V routing and patching, audio equipment, graphics systems and editing systems.
  • Experience with digital transmitters, microwave equipment, and other broadcast-related equipment.
  • Significant experience evaluating, selecting, installing, servicing and maintaining broadcasting industry equipment and information technology systems.
  • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.

Contact:

Apply online at: https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar 
Job Req #: 1137

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

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