WTXF, Director of Engineering (FT)

Position Details
Opening Date: 
Tue, 03/06/2018
Program Summary: 
The ideal candidate will possess exceptional IT and broadcast technology skills with extensive knowledge of all broadcast systems. Must be able to manage facilities including MEP infrastructure, office interiors and general operations with experience in HVAC and fire suppression systems. The successful candidate will assist the Vice President of Engineering to develop and implement current and long range technical and technological operation plans, prepare facilities expense budget and assist with the preparation of both current and future capital plans.
Position Summary: 
The Individual must be a strong leader with excellent verbal and written communication skills, must have the ability to direct and motivate the technical staff and work well with all station departments. Must possess strong attention to detail, accuracy and strong organization skills. Must maintain procedures and standards for operation and maintenance of equipment and studio operations.   Knowledge of news and master control automation environments, familiarity with Sony ELC and Grass Valley ITX a plus.  
Key Duties & Responsibilities: 
Bachelor’s Degree in electronics/electrical engineering preferred and a minimum of ten (10) years broadcast engineering experience required.  Proficiency with Word, Excel and PowerPoint and AutoCAD software a must. SBE certification is desirable.  Knowledge of television transmitters and RF facilities a plus.
Contact Info
Contact Info: 
For the aforementioned positions, qualified candidates should submit their resume and cover letter via the on-line application process at www.fox29.com | “ “Work for Us” WTXF IS AN EOE/M/F/Disabled/Veterans Please state job title and FOX Opportunities in your cover letter. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE