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WBMA, in Birmingham, AL, has an excellent career opportunity for a full-time Broadcast IT Engineer! In this role, you will support the Engineering Department on its daily computer, network operations and broadcast equipment. This position involves maintaining computers, servers, ENG equipment and other equipment related to television transmission and video automation systems, as well as business-side work stations. You will be directly responsible for hands-on support of modern broadcast equipment.
In addition, you will also be responsible for maintaining computer network and broadcast equipment at Sinclair owned and operated facilities, including WABM, WBMA, WTTO, and other facilities as needed. You must be efficient in troubleshooting problems and responding quickly under pressure.
RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:
PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORK ENVIRONMENT:
You must apply online at www.sbgi.net to be considered for the position.
Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
Required Skills Required Experience
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS NECESSARY TO PERFORM JOB DUTIES
Able to display and live out our Lead with Love principles by being: patient, kind, trusting, unselfish, truthful, forgiving, and dedicated.
Able to tolerate temperatures of 0 to 110 degrees.
Able to work outdoors.
Able to operate/drive a motor vehicle.
Able to hear, see and speak.
Able to speak, read and write English.
Able to smile and make eye contact to make a friendly impression when greeting guests, vendors and other employees.
Must have manual dexterity necessary to complete all job duties.
Able to sit and/or stand for long/short periods.
Able to maintain good personal hygiene.
Able to get along with other employees to work out problems and resolve conflicts.
Able to comprehend instructions and retain information.
Able to maintain dependable work attendance and flexibility with assigned work schedules including any required overtime, evenings, weekends and holidays.
Able to tolerate a fast-paced, hectic environment.
Able to be flexible to handle frequent changes in priorities.
Able to prioritize tasks and complete assignments on time.
Able to balance, stoop, kneel, crawl, and crouch, and work in confines spaces.
Able to lift, carry, push and/or pull objects and materials of moderately heavy weight (up to 50 pounds) and occasionally heavier weight (up to 100 pounds).
Able to work at heights up to and in excess of 150ft.
Able to tolerate approved exposure levels to various chemicals found in cleaning solvents, adhesives, paints, and lubricants
Able to use hand tools, power tools and equipment such as air compressor, skill saw, electric drill, impact wrench, hand wrenches, shovel, etc.