Job Description:

WFSU-TV/The Florida Channel is looking for an experienced Broadcast Engineer, Job Id 42504 to join our team. 

About Us:

The Florida Channel - located in Tallahassee, FL - produces 24/7, year-round coverage of all three branches of state government.  Programming includes gavel-to-gavel coverage of a wide variety of state proceedings, along with a wide variety of documentary and public affairs programs and segments covering issues of interest and importance to all Floridians.  The programming is delivered statewide by satellite and is also available on the Internet.

Description:

In our Capitol Complex location, this full-time position will be expected to…

  • Perform IT operations, assistance and installations as needed.  May run cables and connectors
  • Participate in the weekly on-call engineer schedule.  This is an after-hours duty that may be assistance by phone or require a return trip to the facility
  • Monitor and maintain the performance of all broadcasting systems to ensure their continuous operation
  • Interpret and implement instructions and requests from other station team members
  • Communicate well with members of the engineering team and other team members to effectively resolve equipment and system issues
  • Assist other engineering team members in maintaining network servers and installing software updates

Qualifications:

  • An Associate's degree or vocational/technical training and a minimum of 4 years appropriate experience.
  • Proof of a valid FL Class E or GA driver’s license or the ability to obtain license upon hire
  • The ability to satisfy the travel and flexible schedule requirements
  • Operational knowledge of television station equipment
  • Must be self-motivated, have good time-management skills and able to perform assigned duties with little supervision
  • Demonstrated ability to work through difficult and stressful situations
  • Strong PC skills including Microsoft Office and Outlook
  • Ability to effectively identify basic problems as they occur and take appropriate steps to resolve with minimal downtime
  • Must have the ability to comprehend schematics and technical manuals
  • Proficient in test equipment for use in installation, maintenance and repair of broadcast systems
  • Strong communication, interpersonal and organizational skills

Anticipated hiring range is low to mid-$40,000’s annually – dependent on education and experience.

If Interested:

Visit  https://jobs.fsu.edu to learn more and apply to the listed Job Id number. Only applicants who apply online and complete the two-steps listed in the “How to Apply” section will be considered. This opportunity is open until filled.

An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.

Job Location: 
Tallahassee, FL
United States
Job Category: 
Engineering/Operation/Technical
Job Type: 
Full time
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If Interested:

Visit  https://jobs.fsu.edu to learn more and apply to the listed Job Id number. Only applicants who apply online and complete the two-steps listed in the “How to Apply” section will be considered. This opportunity is open until filled.

 

 

 

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