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WPEC in West Palm Beach, Florida is currently seeking a Chief Engineer.
West Palm Beach
|A qualified candidate will coordinate or perform maintenance of computer and broadcast equipment of the television broadcasting station by performing the following duties:
· Plan, manage, train, and coordinate technician’s activities
· Assist and advise in planning of future equipment installations, requirements, and budgetary recommendations
· Supervise maintenance of computer software, hardware, and local area network applications on systems throughout the station
· Establish the procedures to insure that all IT equipment is operational and secure
· Keep software versions up to date. Insures software license compliance. Follows all corporate directives for IT security
· Supervise preventive maintenance and/or troubleshooting on almost any electronic device or support electronics whether in-house or installed at transmitter; including but not limited to: cameras, video equipment and/or audio switching equipment, processing and monitoring equipment, microwave transmitters and receivers, satellite receivers, and computing equipment
· Supervise and/or perform transmitter maintenance of all transmitters
· Respond to trouble calls with broadcast or computer equipment (sometimes after regular hours and weekends)
· Other duties as assigned.
· A minimum of 7 years experience in broadcast television
· 21st century skill set, a great team-oriented attitude and a dedication to quality
· Strong leadership skills and exceptional communication are absolutely essential for the successful candidate to possess
· A strong IT background
· Hands-On Digital RF Skills – FCC License desirable
· Highly Skilled with Computer Assisted Drawing Software, Spreadsheet, and Database Management Tools
· A college degree, SBE certification, Project Management, and A+ certification are highly desired
· Military Service is Highly Valued
Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/