Engineer I, Maintenance, Transmitter



The Maintenance/Transmitter Engineer is responsible for transmitter site maintenance, and maintenance of broadcast and technology related equipment at the studio and remote sites.

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Date Posted:  2/1/2024

Closing Date:  6/30/2024

City:  Sioux Falls – 57104

State:  South Dakota


·         Oversee, maintain, and repair broadcast transmitter, antenna, and signal distribution systems.

·         Provide maintenance services to remote Transmitter, Tower, and Broadcast facilities and venues.

·         Participate in evaluating, selecting, installing, servicing, documenting, and maintaining broadcast equipment and information technology systems in the studio and remote sites.

·         Help implement new technologies and technical infrastructure for the facilities.

·         Work closely with management and co-workers to meet company objectives.

·         Interface with outside vendors for repairs or upgrades on systems.

·         Understand and assist in compliance with rules and regulations applicable to FCC, local, state, and federal laws.

·         Other duties as needed.

·         Previous broadcast engineering experience, with a strong RF and transmitter background preferred.

·         Experience operating, troubleshooting, and repairing electronic broadcast equipment preferred.

·         Basic knowledge of AC and DC power systems and test equipment.

·         HVAC experience would be a compliment.

·         Strong interpersonal and organization skills.

·         Good hand dexterity, ability to climb ladders, work in tight spots, lift minimum 50 lbs.

·         Polite composure under stress is required.

·         Basic knowledge and experience using hand and power tools.

·         Knowledge of common business software applications (Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook) a plus.

·         Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments, and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.

·         This position will require occasional night, weekend, and holiday work, along with overtime as situations demand.

·         Excellent communication and critical thinking skills, both oral and written with the ability to prioritize issues.

·         Valid driver’s license: Position requires some travel (appx. 25-35%) locally with occasional overnight stays required.

·         ‘Can Do’ attitude, desire to learn new skills consistent with good engineering/IT practices.

·         Basic understanding of technical drawings and documents.

·         Must be able to work independently, as well as collaboratively with other team members.

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