Entercom Communications Assistant Engineer (St. Louis,MO) in St. Louis, Missouri
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Job Schedule: Full-Time
Job Location: St. Louis, MO, US
Entercom St. Louis has an immediate opening for an Assistant Engineer to support its 5 station cluster.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities include the following:
Maintain integrity of on-air product for 100% reliability 24/7
Ability to inspect, repair, and maintain all broadcast radio station equipment, including FM, HD and AM transmitters, antennas, satellite down/up-links, automation system, studio equipment, remote equipment, generators, telephone system and other related equipment
Set up and maintenance of broadcast remote equipment
Support station and field operations, as necessary, especially during major studio and field efforts involving complex technical operations
Assist with IT support to all staff
Back up Chief Engineer as necessary for weekly review of logs for correct and complete entries, EAS test and tower light requirements.
Some supervisorial and project management duties will be required
Additional duties and responsibilities may be assigned as needed
Minimum two years of experience in broadcast facility maintenance with 2 years associates degree in electronics or 5 years full time hands on experience, including hands-on support of FM/AM radio transmitters and modern studio equipment at a radio station
Ability to troubleshoot and repair electronics at the component level
Familiarity with high voltage, generators, satellite downlink facilities and receivers
Experience with modern digital audio systems including WideOrbit, VoxPro and Axia Livewire is highly desirable
Strong knowledge of computers and IT systems. CompTIA A+ and/or Network+ certifications preferred
Proficiency with Microsoft Office is a must (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio)
Knowledge of FCC Rules and Regulations
Strong verbal and writing communication skills
Strong proven time management skills including the ability to multi-task in a multiple project environment
Must be a “self-starter” able to work independently and fulfill responsibilities without constant supervision
Experience in project planning, management and execution
Must be able to lift at least 50 pounds, climb ladders, grasp objects and work in a physically active setting
Availability to work various hours / days, including occasional weekends and holidays when necessary
Ability to provide 24x7 on-call, on-site service for studio and transmitter locations
A valid driver’s license, satisfactory completion of a motor vehicle record check, and, if the position requires use of applicant’s own vehicle, proof of insurance, is required.
Entercom Communications Corp. (NYSE: ETM) is a leading audio and entertainment company engaging over 170 million consumers each month through its iconic broadcast brands, expansive digital platform, premium podcast network and live events and experiences. With presence in every major U.S. market, and accessible on every device, Entercom delivers the industry’s most compelling live and on-demand content and experiences from voices and influencers its communities trust and love. The company’s robust portfolio of assets and integrated solutions offer advertisers today’s most engaged audiences through targeted reach, brand amplification and local activation—all at national scale. Entercom is the unrivaled leader in local radio sports and news and the #1 creator of live, original local audio content in the U.S. Learn more at www.entercom.com, Facebook and Twitter (@Entercom).
Entercom is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Entercom affords equal employment opportunity to qualified individuals regardless of their race, color, religion or religious creed, sex/ gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, age (over 40), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, military or veteran status, or other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law, and to comply with all applicable laws and regulations. Consistent with our commitment to equal employment opportunity, we provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities who need assistance in applying electronically for a position with Entercom, unless doing so would impose an undue hardship. To request a reasonable accommodation for this purpose, please call 1-610-660-5614. Please note that this phone number is to be used solely to request an accommodation with respect to the online application process. Calls for any other reason will not be returned. Reasonable accommodation requests are considered on a case-by-case basis.
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