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Engineering Technician

WCIV is seeking a talented, tech\-savvy individual to join our outstanding engineering team\! This individual will be responsible for installing and maintaining video, audio, and other equipment associated with television broadcasting\. If you're a professional who enjoys problem\-solving, working with technology, and supporting talented individuals in providing the best news programming for the Lowcountry, then keep reading\!

**The Engineering Technician's responsibilities include:**

+ Maintain and repair computers, servers, transmitters, \(AM, FM, TV, Microwave, Fiber, satellite, etc\.\), receivers, cameras, switchers, graphic systems, audio equipment, video tape systems, routers, automation/editing systems, intercoms, monitors and display systems
+ Provide technical support to operational users
+ Provide support in management of Servers, Network Security, and Network Services
+ PC/MAC hardware/software support of on\-site installing, servicing, and repairing workstations
+ Provide support for the technical needs of the News, Sales, Promotions, and Business Departments
+ Assist with video equipment set\-up and maintenance
+ Assist with Transmitter and Master Control Maintenance
+ Assist with LAN and WAN\-related hardware and software maintenance
+ Assist with live production events in the field
+ Develop knowledge of facility\-specific IT needs and assist in supporting these systems
+ Apply regular security updates
+ Perform physical inventory of equipment
+ Assist with building and installing electronic systems/equipment as assigned
+ Consult and communicate with engineering management and other engineers on technical issues as required
+ Perform all technical work to engineering standards and practices and maintain accurate records of all work performed
+ Other duties may be assigned

**Other Qualifications and Requirements:**

+ Associates degree \(AA\) or equivalent experience in IT, electronics, or computer\-related field
+ CompTIA A\+/N\+/Security\+ and/or SBE certifications preferred
+ Self\-starter, able to work efficiently without direct supervision
+ Ability to effectively organize and prioritize workload
+ A great team\-oriented attitude and dedication to QUALITY
+ Strong familiarity with Microsoft, MAC, and Linux operating systems
+ Excellent communication skills
+ Familiarity with AVID\-related software and hardware a plus
+ Must be able to work a flexible schedule with on\-call duty, including weekends and holidays
+ Ability to lift computers and equipment generally less than 50 pounds

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc\. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace\!

**About Us**

Make your mark in Media with Sinclair Broadcast Group, a diversified media company dedicated to connecting people with content everywhere\! We have consistently led the broadcast industry since our inception, and now Sinclair owns the largest regional sports network business and one of the largest television broadcast portfolios in the country\. In addition, we have affiliations with all of the major broadcast networks, own Tennis Channel, and several multicast networks including TBD and Comet\. Our content is distributed over\-the\-air, on multi\-video providers, and through our industry\-leading digital media platforms\. We also recently launched a free TV streaming service called STIRR\. Our success is the direct result of our extraordinary employees and management team who believe in our vision and are dedicated to ensuring a great future for our employees\. We are advancing the world of Media and want YOU to join our winning team\!

**About the Team**

The life\-blood of our organization is our people\. We have a compelling story, a goal\-oriented culture, and we take really good care of people\. How good? Here is a glimpse: great benefits, open door policy, upward mobility and a strong desire to see you succeed\. Ready to be part of a winning team? Let’s talk\.