Chief Engineer – Savannah-Hilton Head
Alpha Media is a growing radio broadcast media company that has a passion for great radio and digital content. Our philosophy is to be smaller, faster, bolder, and work as a high functioning, best of class team at all levels. We hire and retain top talent who are unique, innovative and vibrant. We believe in creating progressive products, world class events and building strong relationships in our communities. We own and operate 86 stations in 16 markets across the United States.
With radio reaching over 90% of virtually every segment of the population…and with 245 million Americans spending at least 2 ¾ hours a day listening, radio is here to stay.
When you are choosing an employer, what do you look for? If you are looking for an environment where management believes in having fun, has a passion for the business we are in and works hard to provide the best possible live and local radio in the industry, then Alpha Media is for you.
Alpha Media – Savannah-Hilton Head is seeking a results-oriented Chief Engineer with a proven track record in Broadcast Media. The Chief Engineer will be responsible for maintaining all station technical and electronic operations within FCC regulations and guidelines, and in accordance with company policy
Principal Duties and Responsibilities include:
Maintain and repair as necessary all technical and electronic equipment at the studios and transmitter sites
Maintain station operation through preventative and corrective maintenance
Installs, monitors and performs maintenance on control consoles, audio routers, recording equipment, microphones, digital audio systems, transmitters, antenna systems, meters, control systems, remote equipment, etc.
Review all technical documents
Review and sign station logs on a weekly basis to determine if required entries are being made
Inspect and calibrate as necessary the transmission system
Monitor any equipment performance measurements or perform other tests as specified in the rules or terms of stations authorization
Interact with management and staff at all levels
Requirements of this position may include the following:
Associates or technical degree in Broadcasting Engineering Technology or related field or the equivalent combination of education and work experience
A minimum of five years of experience in electronic troubleshooting, repairs for audio, video, and radio frequency, microwave equipment and in satellite communications
Experience in computer automation and high speed Internet
Experience with cluster-wide studio equipment and operations, audio routing, AES and AoIP protocols, digital audio delivery and automation, EAS, studio telephone and engineering IT systems
Ability to use electronic test equipment and troubleshoot broadcast equipment to the component level
Ability to work independently to troubleshoot and repair high-power AM and FM transmitting facilities
IT skills including PC/server trouble shooting and repair and knowledge of TCP/IP, UDP and local area networking
Knowledge of all applicable FCC rules and regulations
Excellent knowledge of basic electronics theory and principles including ohms law and ability to read schematics
Proven ability to communicate technical information and interact easily with all levels of staff
Knowledge of electrical systems, UPS, and standby generators and record keeping
Knowledge of telephone systems and protocols including POTS, 1A2, ISDN, T1, DSL, VoIP and PRI circuits
Must possess valid state driver’s license and provide required driving record and proof of insurability
Preference may be given to candidates who have the above experience plus the following:
Experience with radar equipment
Knowledge of telephone systems and cellular are preferred
SBE Certifications a plus
The successful candidate will have the proven ability to prioritize work and manage the stress of a high pressure work environment and will be expected to comply with all company procedures and internal controls associated with the assigned duties. Physical requirements: Ability to lift and/or move loads up to 75 lbs, ability to climb ladders and work on elevated surfaces and the have the ability to be on 24 x 7 x 365 callout for after-hours emergencies or routine maintenance as the need arises
If you feel you are a qualified candidate and want to join a fast-moving, growing entity, submit your cover letter and resume ASAP to Gigi.South@alphamediausa.com with the subject line of Chief Engineer – Savannah-Hilton Head.
Alpha Media is an equal opportunity employer.
No phone calls please.
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If you or anyone you know would be interested, please email resume and cover letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Or send to: Alpha Media LLC
Attn: Director Of Sales
401 Mall Blvd.
-No phone calls please-
It is Alpha Media LLC’s policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons in all job classifications and positions without discrimination on the basis of race, religion, sex, national origin, age or disability.
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