50%-Troubleshoot technical equipment problems and make repairs.
15%-Performs preventative maintenance on technical facilities, including rebooting systems.
10%-Order technical repair parts as necessary. needed.
10%-Install new technical equipment and systems.
5%-Communicates issues and problems to management to ensure long term equipment replacement decisions.
5%-Participate in capital equipment purchase planning.
5%-Assist in signal acquisition for newscasts as necessary.
Formal training in electronics repair and maintenance.
At least three years of successful experience in a broadcast equipment maintenance at a television station or production facility.
SPECIFIC KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Familiar with solid state electronics.
Be able to trouble shoot failures in broadcast and computer systems.
Experience working with broadcast ENG microwave systems.
Have a good familiarity with computers and networking.
Good interpersonal skills.
Good verbal and written communication skills.
Must be team oriented and have had past successful experience working in a team environment.
Must have good organizational and time management skills.
Must be able to follow directions and dependably complete work assignments.
Must be technologically proficient.
Must have valid drivers license.