JOB TITLE: Broadcast Engineer
LOCATION: San Antonio, TX (on site)
ABOUT THE ROLE & TEAM:
TelevisaUnivision Local Media San Antonio has an opportunity for a Broadcast Engineer. This position participates in the installation, maintenance and repair of TV and Radio studio/transmitter equipment to maintain competitive signals in the market while complying with all FCC technical requirements. Responsibilities include maintaining telecommunications, computers, networking systems and integrating platforms for online content.
You are a motivated, enthusiastic self-starter who can work effectively in a team as well as independent.
Maintains station operation through preventive and corrective maintenance.
Establishes and follows routine maintenance procedures and schedules for all broadcast equipment.
Works with Radio programming, TV news and Operations department to maintain broadcast equipment as needed.
Ensures station compliance with rules and regulations applicable to FCC, local, state, and federal, laws.
Performs necessary measurements of equipment performance.
Installs and performs maintenance on control consoles, audio routers, recording equipment, microphones, digital audio systems, transmitters, antennas, control systems, remote equipment, etc. Provides maintenance/support of computer networks and related systems.
Basic knowledge of applicable FCC rules and regulations
Television automation experience
Working knowledge of computer networking technology.
Ability to troubleshoot broadcast equipment to the component level.
Knowledge of high-power FM and TV transmitting facilities.
Familiarity with RCS-Zetta and Avid software/hardware products a plus.
Knowledge of generators and UPS systems.
Ability to read and interpret design documentation, including elevations, connection drawings and schematics.
Associate Degree in Electronics, Communications, or equivalent combination of education, Military training in electronics/communications technology and work-related experience.
Minimum 3 years Broadcast experience with TV/Radio Studio and transmission facilities.
SBE Certification preferred.
Valid driver's license and an insurable driving record required.
Ability to lift or move up to 50 lbs.
Ability to climb ladders and working on elevated surfaces (e.g. rooftops).
Manual dexterity for soldering, use of hand tools and working on small components.
Ability to be on-call to respond to studio and transmission systems failures at remote transmitting locations.
Must be willing to work from office in San Antonio, TX
Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States
TelevisaUnivision believes that a happy, well-balanced employee is what makes our culture thrive. We offer a wide selection of perks and benefits including PTO; tuition reimbursement; wellness and employee support programs; 401K; and life and other insurance plans. This is all in addition to our comprehensive and competitive health benefits package featuring medical, dental and vision coverage options.
Univision requires that all U.S. and Puerto Rico employees be vaccinated against COVID-19. This position will require the successful candidate to submit proof of vaccination. The Company is an equal opportunity employer, and will reasonably accommodate a qualified candidate, who may be unable to be vaccinated, consistent with federal, state, and local law.
Univision is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.