Radio Remote Technician
About the Job
Bonneville International has been a leader in broadcasting for over 50 years, with a mission to build up, connect, inform and celebrate communities and families across our markets. We currently own and operate 22 radio stations in Seattle, Phoenix, Denver, Sacramento, San Francisco and Salt Lake City, along with the NBC Affiliate TV station, KSL TV 5, in Salt Lake. We’re proud of our history, and we want talented people to join us as we continue to grow!
KSL NewsRadio is seeking a Remote Technician to set up and operate the equipment necessary to ensure a smooth broadcast of live shows and provide support in other areas as needed by the engineering, programming and/or promotions departments.
Primary technician to set up and operate equipment at remote sites for program-length remotes
Operate studio and remote broadcast equipment as required
Maintain equipment needed for radio remote broadcasts; report technical problems and equipment malfunctions when necessary
Work with Marketing and Promotions Directors to assign proper and/or desired equipment for each remote
Do production and on-air KSL board operation as directed by Program Director
Operate on-air studio consoles and ensure technically excellent and flawlessly timed content for broadcast
Clearly and succinctly communicate regularly with hosts, anchors and producers on upcoming show elements.
Other duties as assigned
REQUIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:
Understanding of and familiarity with radio broadcasting equipment
Able to send and receive satellite, microwave, ISDN, cellular and standard telephone feeds
Familiar with computer and digital audio equipment operation
Work effectively in a team environment
Maintain a valid driver’s license and proven ability to safely drive company vehicle or personal vehicle, as case may be, without exposing the Company to serious liability risks
Receive, process, and maintain information through oral and/or written communication effectively.
Substantial physical movements (motions) of the wrists, hands, and/or fingers.
Ability to extend hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction with good eye and hand coordination.
Lift, move, and carry up to 50 pounds on occasion.
Bonneville is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Minority/female/disability PWDNET/veteran are encouraged to apply.