Maintenance Engineer

Engineer for WJW
Cleveland-Akron, Ohio

posted on March 17, 2017

job posting:

Maintenance Engineer All times are in Eastern Daylight Time. Job ID 2017-45487 Location US-OH-Cleveland Category Engineering Posted Date 2/28/2017 More information about this job: Overview: This proactive individual will succeed in troubleshooting, repair, installation and preventive maintenance of broadcast equipment. Person should have strong expertise in TV broadcast systems including IT/LAN infrastructure, studio, control room, master control, , wireless mics and newsroom equipment including non-linear editing systems, field cameras and ENG trucks. Provides direct technical support for news department doing more than 60 hours of live programming weekly. Responsibilities: Maintain station equipment through preventive maintenance and repair. Installation, wiring and documentation for broadcast equipment, automation, IT servers, switches and routers. Perform diagnostics and repair of computer systems. Hardware repairs/Software installations, updates. Perform on-site user support for desktop PC’s, MAC and other computer related issues. Operate or assist with transmission of satellite/RF microwave truck/bonded cellular devices from the field. Assist news department with support for non-linear editing systems, FTP, basic live truck repairs. Have basic understanding of technical documents and drawings. Qualifications: Minimum 3-5 years’ experience in IT, electronics or television environment or similar. Ability to troubleshoot/ repair broadcast equipment including computer systems, ENG cameras, wireless devices, video monitoring systems, routers, patch panels. Working knowledge of HD equipment including encoders/decoders, digital distribution of A/V. Use of audio/video/data test equipment such as digital waveform-spectrum analyzer. Demonstrated IT experience with basic server, networking topology and operating systems. Work with management team on design, installation and integration of digital broadcast technology. Amateur radio operator, FCC license, Cisco/Microsoft/SBE certifications all a plus. Good hand dexterity with ability to climb ladders, work in high or tight spots, lift minimum 50 lbs Excellent problem solving abilities and skill in prioritizing issues. Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States. WJW is an equal opportunity employer. Company Info: Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment, and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting's 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% equity interest in TV Food Network and a 32% equity interest in CareerBuilder. For more information please visit

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