Company: Sinclair Broadcast Group
Location: Cedar Rapids
Posted on: September 21, 2023
KGAN is has an excellent opportunity for a Chief Engineer to
join our team! -This position plays an imperative role overseeing
our engineering team and master control operators along with
overseeing our entire broadcast network.
- Oversee all engineering functions of the station, including,
planning of future equipment installations, requirements, and
- Manage training and hiring processes for engineering
- Supervise maintenance of computer software, hardware, and local
area network applications
- Ensure software license compliance and all software versions
are up to date
- Supervise preventive maintenance and/or troubleshooting of
broadcast electronical equipment, including but not limited to,
cameras, audio and video equipment, microwave transmitters and
receivers, satellite receivers, and computing equipment
- Supervise and/or perform transmitter maintenance
- Work with Corporate leadership to ensure security and FCC
What skills do you need to be successful in our role?
- A minimum of 5 years' experience in broadcast electrical system
and equipment maintenance
- Experience training and managing technicians with a positive
and constructive attitude
- Proficiency in evaluating, troubleshooting, installing, and
maintaining broadcast equipment and IT systems
- Dedication to quality and time management while upholding to
all FCC regulations
- Hold a valid driver's license
- Must be flexible to accommodate shift changes including
extended hours, weekends, and evenings
- Ability to work on ladders, stand for long periods of time, and
lift computers or equipment up to 50 lbs.
- Technical degree in electronics or a related field, or an
equivalent of work and educational experience
- SBE certification and A+ certification is preferred
We offer an excellent benefit package which includes medical,
dental & vision, 401(k), employee discounts, wellness program,
three weeks vacation for new hires and much more!
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity
Employer and Drug Free Workplace!
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