Chief Engineer
  JOB CODE: STL01052
Location: KDNL St. Louis, MO
Type: Full Time
Make your mark in Broadcasting. Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc is one of the largest and most diversified television broadcasting companies in the nation, programming 149 stations located in 76 geographically diverse markets after pending transactions. Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believes in a vision and is dedicated to making Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc a communications powerhouse. We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!


KDNL ABC 30 Saint Louis is currently seeking a Chief Engineer.

A qualified candidate will coordinate or perform maintenance of computer and broadcast equipment of television broadcasting station by performing the following duties:

  • Plan, manage, train, and coordinate technician's activities.
  • Assist and advise in planning of future equipment installations, requirements, and budgetary recommendations.
  • Supervise maintenance of computer software, hardware, and local area network applications on systems throughout the station.
  • Establish the procedures to insure that all IT equipment is operational and secure.
  • Keep software versions up to date. Insures software license compliance. Follows all corporate directives for IT security.
  • Supervise preventive maintenance and/or troubleshooting on almost any electronic device or support electronics whether in-house or installed at transmitter; including but not limited to: cameras, video equipment and/or audio switching equipment, processing and monitoring equipment, microwave transmitters and receivers, satellite receivers, and computing equipment.
  • Supervise and/or perform transmitter maintenance of all transmitters.
  • Respond to trouble calls with broadcast or computer equipment (sometimes after regular hours and weekends).
  • Other duties as assigned.

  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in broadcast television
  • 21st century skill set, a great team-oriented attitude and a dedication to quality
  • A strong IT background
  • A College degree, SBE certification, and A+ certification are highly desired
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