DIRECTOR OF ENGINEERING (TELEVISION & RADIO) – San Diego, CA

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DATE POSTED:  9/18/2014 (#5)

KFMB STATIONS – San Diego, CA

DIRECTOR OF ENGINEERING (TELEVISION & RADIO) *NEW POSTING!

We have an immediate opening for a Director of Engineering to oversee the on-air presentation and technical aspects of KFMB Station’s television station (CBS News 8 (KFMB-TV), a CBS affiliate in San Diego), as well as our two local radio stations (KFMB-AM 760 and 100.7 JACK FM). Position will oversee and manage all engineering functions, including broadcast operations and digital distribution systems, studio and remote field operations, transmitter, master control, tower operations, equipment, building and operations maintenance, IT, security, engineering personnel management and budgets/capital planning and maintenance. Position will be required to develop and implement current and long-range technical operation plans with an emphasis on emerging technology and competitive ENG to support all television and radio broadcast operations, including the identification, evaluation and implementation of technical installation and equipment needs, as well as recommendations regarding technical and/or support systems requirements for existing operational infrastructures and future technological developments. Position requires a solid understanding of both television and radio broadcast requirements, including on-air servers, broadcast equipment, automated news production, master control operations, and other on-air operations. Knowledge of the following areas is also required: Fundamental principles, uses, capabilities, and limitations of television broadcasting equipment, including advanced digital technologies; Principles and applications of electronics in production and transmission of live and/or recorded transmissions of program material; Principles and practices of broadcasting and television and radio station administrations; State of the art technological advancements in broadcast equipment, systems, and related software;  OSHA and FAA regulations; FCC regulations regarding TV and Radio broadcasting and related records, reports, and procedures. Previous broadcast engineering management experience (5+ years) in a television production and/or broadcast facility, including responsibility for projects relating to technical operations and equipment is required. Previous television broadcasting experience required. Previous radio experience is preferred. SBE certification is also preferred. Bachelor’s Degree with a major in radio/television broadcasting, electronic/electrical engineering, or a related field is also required.

 

KFMB STATIONS JOB LISTING

Friday, September 12, 2014

 

Please submit all resumes* via e-mail:  jobs@kfmb.com OR via:

  • Fax:   (858) 278-3741;
  • Mail:  KFMB/Human Resources

7677 Engineer Rd.

San Diego, CA92111

Note: KFMB Stations does not accept unsolicited resumes or applications.

Web Sites: WWW.CBS8.COM; WWW.SANDIEGOJACK.COMWWW.760KFMB.COM;

 

The KFMB Stations are an Equal Opportunity Employer.  The Stations prohibit unlawful discrimination based on race, color, creed, sex, religion, marital status, age, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state or local laws.  The Stations prohibit discrimination in all employment practices and personnel actions on any basis prescribed by law, including discriminatory employment practices which are specifically prohibited by the Federal Communications Commission.