3 days ago (4/11/2019 4:24 PM)
WHNT, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a full-time Broadcast Engineer to work in our Huntsville, AL location. The Broadcast Engineer will have a strong engineering background with an emphasis on speed and accuracy. The candidate with have a comfort with information technology and a passion for learning new technology in a fast-paced and challenging news operations environment.
Develop, evaluate and purchase new technology; integrate new technology with current systems Support and implement new station technology; train department and other station staff as appropriate Maintain and repair station gear and equipment; facility maintenance Provide IT support for studio equipment Responsible for media management. Manage timing, check promos/commercials that are in Brutus Perform other duties as assigned
Bachelors degree in engineering preferred; relevant work experience required 3-5 years experience as a Broadcast Engineer for a broadcast television station Project management, communication skills, and ability delegate tasks required Computer literacy in Microsoft OS and Office Suites, Automation Systems, Linux and Networking Knowledge of Electrical Systems, UPS, and standby generators, and record keeping Knowledge of telephone systems and protocols including, POTS and VoIP Systems May be required to lift 50 pounds Must be able to work efficiently under deadlines and time constraints Must be able to work independently Must be able to work flexible schedule including nights, holidays and weekends Equal Employment Opportunity #TBMB