Broadcast Engineer

Engineer for WLNE-TV/ABC6
Providence, Rhode Island

posted on September 25, 2019

job posting:

ABC6 WLNE-TV in Providence Rhode Island, a Standard Media Group station, is seeking a proactive Broadcast Engineer with strong technical and communications skills. The Broadcast Engineer will assist with overseeing the day to day operations of the Engineering Department and is responsible for the maintenance of all broadcast technology and equipment at the station and transmitter sites. Assists in managing all aspects of the Engineering Department Maintains all broadcast technology and equipment for the station and transmitter sites Ensures station compliance with rules and regulations applicable to FCC, local, state, and federal, laws Works closely with Chief Engineer to implement new technologies and technical infrastructure for the station Assists with managing engineering and technology capital projects to the established budgets. Manages and coordinates fiber connectivity, production setups, A/V routing and patching, audio equipment, graphics systems and editing systems Evaluates, selects, installs, services and maintains station equipment and information technology systems Repairs and maintains station building infrastructures Assists in maintaining station vehicle fleet, including live satellite trucks Communicates with and coordinates equipment maintenance and training with vendors/contractors Performs other duties as assigned Requirements & Skills: Associate Degree in Electronics, Communications, or equivalent combination of education and work-related experience preferred Minimum three years experience with a television broadcasting environment Familiarity with network and server maintenance is a plus Fluency in English; strong communication, both verbal and written Strong interpersonal and organizational skills Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments, and handle multiple tasks simultaneously Ability to work extended hours, as needed No phone calls please. WLNE-TV / ABC6 is an equal opportunity employer. Business Manager WLNE 10 Orms St. Providence, RI 02904

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expires on 10/25/2019