Job Title Engineer, Maintenance
Education Technical Degree
Career Level Experienced (Non-Manager)
Location Nexstar - WDTN - Dayton, OH 45439 US (Primary)
Job Type Full-time
WDTN-TV, a Nexstar Media station, located in Dayton, OH is seeking an experienced Maintenance Engineer to join our team. Qualified applicant must have experience in the installation, operation and maintenance of a wide variety of news & broadcast equipment. Must be able to troubleshoot broadcast systems as well as individual equipment, be familiar with SD/HS Digital TV Formats. Candidate will also have the ability to setup and troubleshoot single and multi-camera live shots and remotes involving audio mixing and video switching.
Must be willing to work nights, weekends and during special projects as well as during breaking news and severe weather events including storm coverage.
The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills, strong organizational skills and be a motivated self-starter and team player. They must also have a high level of focus on quality and accuracy and be able to handle other projects as assigned.
Transmitter maintenance experience, component level troubleshooting skills, formal or military electronics and SBE certification a plus.
Must have a valid driver's license.