Chief Engineer


KADN/KLAF, the FOX and NBC affiliate in Lafayette, LA, is looking for an experienced Chief Engineer.

The Principle Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

Develops and implements policies, standards and procedures for keeping all stations FCC compliant including correcting any deficiencies in the operating standards in the applicable time frame set forth by FCC regulations.
Performs preventive maintenance on electronic, computer, and broadcast equipment.
Performs required repairs on electronic, computer, and broadcast equipment.
Programs and install software and hardware for various communication systems related to the technical operation of the stations.
Maintain quality connectivity from studios to transmitters; including Microwave backup systems.
Monitor remote transmitter and server functionality via alert technology to insure timely response time for resolution.
Maintains quality and consistency of on-air signal and operational equipment and oversees transmitter sites.
Troubleshoots all on-air malfunctions with equipment
Implements and maintains FCC operational requirements while keeping abreast of FCC rules and other applicable state and local laws.
Knowledge of signal broadcast patterns; related engineering studies; and FCC related filings.
Keeps current on technological advances within the broadcast industry.

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Equal Opportunity Employer.

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