• Full Time
  • Anywhere

Roanoke,VA

Graham Media Group

DESCRIPTION

WSLS-TV is searching for a seasoned engineering professional to manage the broadcast, IT, and facility operations. Key responsibilities include: 

  • Collaboration: Work with the General Manager to ensure technical equipment is integrated, maintained, and delivers top-quality sound and imagery. 

  • Budget Management: Establish and manage operating and capital budgets. 

  • Facility Maintenance: Maintain technical facilities at the studio and transmitter site. 

  • Disaster Planning: Develop and communicate disaster plans. 

  • Technology Integration: Research, evaluate, and incorporate new technology to enhance efficiency and quality. 

  • Infrastructure Management: Integrate back-office infrastructures to ensure seamless service across all station platforms (air, web, mobile). 


JOB EXPERIENCE

Qualifications: 

  • Education: Bachelor's degree in a related field. 

  • Experience: Minimum of five years in management or supervisory roles. 

  • Technical Skills: 

  • Strong management and technical expertise. 

  • Proven ability to lead and motivate engineering and IT personnel. 

  • Serve as the key technical lead for all departments. 

  • Proficiency in digital broadcast equipment with an emphasis on IT. 

  • Experience with control room and master control automation, digital newsroom servers, file-based ENG and ENG systems, and ATSC transmission. 

  • Leadership: Collaborative leader with excellent written and oral communication skills. 

 

  • Other Requirements: 

  • Successful completion of a pre-employment alcohol and drug screening, background check, employment/education verifications, and reference checks. 

  • Valid driver’s license and insurability under Texas law. 


REQUIREMENTS

Our Core Values: 

  • Integrity: We uphold the highest standards of integrity in all our actions. 

  • Teamwork: We work together, across boundaries, to meet the needs of our viewers and to help the company win. 

  • Innovation: We are creative in delivering value to our viewers, and we encourage the adoption of new ideas and technology. 

  • Passion: We are passionate about our work, striving for excellence in all that we do. 


ADDITIONAL INFO

Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screening, investigative background check, employment/education verifications and reference checks. GMG and WSLS are an Equal Opportunity Employer. In addition to complying with the requirements of federal law, GMG & WSLS will comply with applicable state and local laws prohibiting employment discrimination.


HOW TO APPLY

Application Instructions:

To apply, please send your resume via email to:

[email protected]

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