Assistant Chief Engineer

KOSA-TV in Odessa-Midland, TX is seeking an Assistant Chief Engineer. The CBS7 Media Group includes CBS, Telemundo, CW, MyTV, H&I, ION, La Ley radio, & CBS7.com. This individual will be responsible for installing and maintaining video, audio, and other equipment associated with broadcast television and radio. This includes server-based record and play-out systems, non-linear editors, production switchers, routing switchers, MPEG encoders, decoders, automation, newsroom computer systems, data networks, and broadcast transmission equipment. We need someone who is a self-starter with the ability to work efficiently without direct supervision, be able to work effectively with other departments and be able to set priorities under pressure of deadlines. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: • Organize, plan, manage, document and execute assignments within an exciting live broadcast environment. • Provide technical support to operational users. • Consult and communicate with Chief Engineer on technical issues as required. • Perform all technical work to engineering standards and practices. • Install and maintain various equipment. • 2-5 years of maintenance experience in television broadcast preferred. • Must have a solid background in computers, computer systems, and networking. • Must hold a valid driver's license
Requirements:
• Strong management & organizational skills
• Good communication skills
• College degree or equivalent job experience
• Significant experience in an IT environment
• Operational knowledge of PC’s and graphics computers
• Good people skills
• Valid driver’s license & good driving record
• Pre-employment drug screening

Please apply online at https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings or send resume to afrady@cbs7.com