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iHeartMedia Broadcast Engineer in San Antonio, Texas

iHeartMedia Stations

Job Summary:

iHeartMedia San Antonio has an immediate opening for a full-time broadcast engineer.

Successful candidates should have a familiarity with radio broadcast operations including maintenance of broadcast automation and studio equipment, Transmitter RF equipment, AM antenna systems and computer/IT skills. Successful applicant would be responsible for all aspects of a large market operation.

Responsibilities:

  • Participates in designing, configuring, deploying and maintaining various types of electronic equipment for optimum transmission and/or broadcast performance with scalability, performance and reliability.

  • Assists clients, fellow technicians, and service personnel in the installation, training and support of software, hardware, and related 3rd party peripheral components, including but are not limited to file servers, commercial grade workstations, networking switches, NICs, monitors, KVMs, and radio equipment.

  • Tests faulty electronic components and circuits to locate defects and applies knowledge of electronic systems and test tools to diagnose causes of malfunction.

  • Implements planned maintenance support (e.g. installs tools, applies upgrades, etc.) as a preventative/precautionary measure.

  • Aligns, adjusts, and calibrates RF transmission equipment according to manufacturer specifications and FCC regulations.

  • Maintains the integrity of mission critical data and audio file storage and backups.

  • Maintains reliable operation of audio automation system.

  • Maintains internal tools used by the department and records repairs, calibrations and tests.

  • Makes capital improvement recommendations to engineering management.

  • Make facilities maintenance recommendations of transmitter sites for safe and reliable technical operation.

  • May participate in after-hours production/deployment/releases.

  • Provides 24/7 on-call response to all studio and transmission technical operations issues.

Qualifications:

  • Excellent written and oral communication

  • Excellent organizational skills

  • Ability to work independently and as a team member

  • Occasional night and weekend work is expected and must be on-call and available to respond 24/7

  • Must be able to climb ladders, work in small spaces and have the ability to lift 50 pounds

  • Valid state driver’s license and an excellent driving record

Education/Experience:

  • Associate degree or greater in a technical field or 5+ years equivalent experience

Certification:

  • SBE certification is a plus

Location

San Antonio, TX: 20880 Stone Oak Parkway, 78258

Position Type

Regular

Benefits:

iHeartMedia’s benefits offering is flexible and offers a variety of choices to meet the diverse needs of our changing workforce, including the following:

  • Employer sponsored medical, dental and vision with a variety of coverage options

  • Company provided and supplemental life insurance

  • Paid vacation and sick time

  • Paid company holidays, including floating holiday that enable our employees to celebrate the holiday of their choosing

  • A Spirit day to encourage and allow our employees to more easily volunteer in their community

  • A 401K plan with matching contributions (matching currently suspended)

  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) for benefit eligible employees and all household members at no cost – services include telephonic counseling sessions, consultation on legal and financial matters, emotional well-being, family and caregiving

  • A range of additional voluntary programs, such as spending accounts, student loan refinancing, accident insurance and more!

The Company is an equal opportunity employer and will not tolerate discrimination in employment on the basis of race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, ethnicity, national origin, marital status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other legally protected classification or status.

Our organization participates in E-Verify. Click here (http://iheartmediacareers.com/Pages/EEO.aspx) to learn about E-Verify.

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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iHeartMedia is the number one audio company in the United States, reaching nine out of 10 Americans every month – we specialize in radio, digital, social, podcasts, influencers, data, and events across the nation and provide premier opportunities for advertisers.

Visit iHeartMedia.com to learn more about us.

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