Engineer for Bay News 9
Tampa-St Petersburg-Sarasota, Florida

posted on February 10, 2017

job posting:

Requisition Number: 187025BR Position Type: Full Time JOB OVERVIEW: Hands-on engineer with a customer-service focus and a willingness to work as part of a high level and professional team JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: • Troubleshoot and repair television studio and field equipment • Provide operational support for IT networks, automation systems, workstations and users • Support and troubleshoot PC/MAC hardware & software • Maintain RF, satellite and fiber transport equipment • Install video/audio equipment and PC workstations • Install, troubleshoot and maintain ENG/DSNG microwave and satellite systems • Light general facilities maintenance • Perform other duties as assigned MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: • AS Degree in electronics or industrial electronics with five years of experience in the installation and maintenance of analog and digital television systems preferred KNOWLEDGE SKILLS & ABILITIES: • Technical background with PC’s, MAC, software and networking • A strong technical background in ENG/DSNG trucks, microwave systems, satellite systems, fiber networks and studio automation a must • Previous experience with 24 hr television news a plus • Time Management: ability to organize and manage multiple priorities • Interpersonal: ability to interface with internal company and division personnel at various levels and outside equipment vendors and suppliers • Communication: strong interpersonal and verbal communication skills with the ability to clearly communicate solutions; and able to relate well with diverse populations and age groups • Attitude: requires adaptability, enthusiasm, initiative and a positive approach to problem solving. Must enjoy working with people and assisting staff with technical support issues • Must obtain and maintain a valid driver’s license for authorized driving in the State of Florida • Must adhere to schedule guidelines • Must be able and willing to work different shifts and be flexible with schedule changes WORKING CONDITIONS: • Inside and outside throughout the year. May be subjected to various weather conditions, which could include extreme hot and cold • Requires travel to remote locations including news bureaus, microwave receive sites, sports venues, fiber hub sites, cable headends and other locations • Can require long periods of personal computer use and phone communications. • Communicates in person, by phone and by email • Must be able to work under time pressure deadlines and willing and able to work different shifts or longer shifts due to "breaking news" and severe weather emergencies. Willing and able to work weekends and holidays • Drives company vehicle to and from different locations in a safe manner by obeying all traffic laws • Lifting and carrying up to 100 pounds • Must be able to distinguish colors and discern sounds More on Spectrum: Charter Communications reaffirms its commitment to providing equal opportunities for employment and advancement to qualified employees and applicants. Individuals will be considered for positions for which they meet the minimum qualifications and are able to perform without regard to race, color, gender, age, religion, disability, national origin, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, current unemployment status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws. Charter Communications is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran/Current Unemployment Status. Spectrum is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran/Current Unemployment Status.

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