BIT Engineer

WIS-TV Columbia, SC

BIT Engineer – WIS Television is seeking a Broadcast/Information Technologies Engineer.

Job functions include maintaining and installing equipment at the studio and transmitter facility, providing engineering support to all news and production operations, maintaining working knowledge of overall station equipment operations to provide assistance and training to operators.

Applicant should have a strong background in information technology and knowledge of IP networking, and computer and software maintenance. Responsibilities include preventive maintenance, installations, and repairs on all equipment and grounds at the WIS facility and keeping the station’s technical operation in compliance with FCC rules and the terms of the station authorization. The ability to be able to assume occasional operation of the SNV/ENG truck for remote TV broadcasting of news or community events would be a plus.

Experience with studio equipment preferred. Valid driver’s license; ability to lift 50 lbs. or more; ability to climb ladders and work on elevated surfaces; Solid understanding of the requirements of a 24/7 live news operation. Applicant must have good organizational and communication skills. SBE certificate or equivalent preferred.

If qualified, please submit your resume and your application online at Drug screen required. No phone calls please.


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