Broadcast Maintenance Engineer

Job Number: R50007796

Brand: Fox TV Stations

Job Type: Engineering

Location: Orlando, Florida

Job Posting Date: March 14, 2019

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OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

Fox TV Stations

FOX Television Stations is one of the nation's largest owned-and-operated network broadcast groups, comprising 28 stations in 17 markets and covering over 37% of U.S. television homes. This includes seven duopolies in the top 10 markets: New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Dallas, San Francisco, Washington, D.C. and Houston; as well as duopolies in Minneapolis, Phoenix, Orlando and Charlotte.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Repair and perform daily preventative maintenance of all equipment associated with three 24/7 television stations.  For example; master control and production automation systems, camera robotics, character generators, playback servers, transmitters, satellite distribution systems, desktop computers, networking equipment and various facility needs as assigned.  Engineer will assist in system design, construction and commissioning of new technologies at multiple station sites.  

Previous experience within a television station repairing and maintaining broadcast equipment and IT related components.  Ability to communicate effectively with management, vendors and co-workers, work efficiently and meet deadlines. Bachelors or Associate degree in IT systems, electronics or an equivalent amount of technical training is preferred.  Must be able to work independently and as a member of a team.  Ability to sit and stand for extended periods of time.  Must be flexible with schedule and willing to work weekends, holidays and occasional overnight shifts.  Ability to lift 50lbs.  Must possess a valid drivers’ license.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

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