- Assembles and sets up audio and video equipment, cameras, recorders, and other equipment needed for broadcast production both in studio and on location; monitors and operates equipment during production; takes corrective action if problems develop.
- Repairs broadcast equipment; troubleshoots problems using schematic; locates and procures any needed parts; installs part and tests repaired equipment; performs routine and corrective maintenance on equipment.
- Monitors technical advances in field; researches and reports on possible new equipment purchases; design, installs, and integrates new equipment; documents new equipment.
- Operates and maintains the Television Master Control; routes broadcast signals to campuses, up-link sites, and other destinations.
- Operates, monitors, and adjusts transmitters in compliance with FCC regulations.
- Operates and monitors satellite receivers; performs technical evaluations of signals.
- Consults with other broadcasting and production staff to ascertain and configure technical and equipment needs for various productions.
- May provide guidance to lower-level Broadcast Technicians.
- High school diploma or GED is required.
- Associate’s degree in electronics, electronic telecommunications, or a related field is desirable.
- 2 years of television broadcast experience is required.
- Proficient communication skills.
- Maintains a high degree of professionalism.
- Demonstrated time management and priority setting skills.
- Demonstrates a high commitment to quality.
- Possesses flexibility to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment.
- Highly thorough and dependable.
This role regularly requires the ability to effectively communicate. This role frequently requires the ability to handle equipment. This role frequently requires the ability to remain stationary and ascend/descend ladders/stairs. This role requires the ability to move objects weighing up to 25 pounds. The role requires the ability to detect items in close proximity as well as far away; discern between colors; detect objects in peripheral space of self; discern items in detail; and to have good depth perception. The person in this role must be able to perform the essential functions with or without an accommodation.
Job ID: 295546
Career Level: Intermediate
Job Function: Marketing & Communications
Job Family: Broadcasting & Production
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