Operations Engineer (WNYT/WNYA , Engineering Maintenance)

POSTING DATE: October 31, 2018       
JOB#: 21-18
JOB TITLE: Operations Engineer           
COMPANY: WNYT/WNYA , Engineering Maintenance
SCHEDULE: 

Varies

STATUS: Full Time, Hourly
 
QUALIFICATIONS: 


Candidates are required to have previous experience in Broadcast Master Control Operations, or equivalent academic training. 

Skills preferred include:

  • On-air Switching
  • Video Server Operations
  • Run Audio for Live Programs
  • Remote Truck Operation

Preferred qualifications include experience with Master Control Automation, Grass Valley switching systems and ENG/Sat truck operation.  Current FCC General Class license and/or SBE certification in Television Broadcasting a plus. 

Applicants must have a valid unrestricted New York State driver's license and safe driving history as determined by the Company. Driving record will be checked.

 
DUTIES: 

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: 

  • On-air switching of programming and commercial insertion
  • Keeping FCC station and program logs
  • Recording and preparation of video/audio material for program and news play-out. 
  • Transmitter remote control operation
  • Audio operation for production and/or live news
  • Operation of ENG vehicles
  • Basic equipment maintenance. 

This job will be scheduled for 40 hours per week. Scheduled days and shifts may vary.  

 
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: 


The following physical requirements are typical, but not all inclusive:  Sight, hearing and manual dexterity to certify proper video and audio quality, driving vehicles, and to operate necessary equipment.  Mobility to retrieve materials from various locations in the station, to set-up cabling and equipment at live news sites.  Weight range of lifting:  60 pounds.

 
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https://wnyt.com/article/10124/
Job# 21-18
Albany, NY
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