Company: EAGLE Communications, Inc.

Location: KTVM-TV - Bozeman, MT 59715

Industries: Broadcasting, Cable and/or IT

Job Type: Non-Exempt FT Employee

 

Education/Experience Level:

Associate Degree in Electronics or related degree and 3+ years orrelated field or equivalent work experience in broadcast, cable or IT.

 

Contact Information:  Please send Cover Letter, Resume and References to:

Director of Engineering

EAGLE Communications, Inc.

340 W.? Main
Missoula, MT 59802

rowen@keci.com

Broadcast Engineer - KTVM

About the Job

KTVM-TV is seeking to hire a local station Broadcast Engineer.?  This position is primarily responsible for the maintenance, troubleshooting and repair of all technical systems including news, studio, production, editing, computer and network equipment in the KTVM studio in Bozeman as well as the satellite news bureau in Butte.This position will also assist in servicing KTVM’s primary television transmitters in Bozeman and Butte as well as several translators and microwave relay sites so experience with RF communications is desirable but not mandatory.

As a local television station, KTVM operates 24/7 and the individual hired for this position understands he/shewill need to be available during emergency on-call situations as well as providing critical engineering support to the news department during key times – i.e. ratings sweeps, election nights or special news, sports or community events.The person hired will also be cross-trained in news production roles in order to handle these functions in times of sickness or vacations or at other times that management may designate.

The person hired understands that the main engineering staff is located in Missoula and therefore must be able to work independently with little direct supervision but will ask for assistance when needed.This position will also support Engineering management in preparing the annual engineering budget and plan for KTVM as well as working with the business office in reviewing and authorizing on going engineering expenses. This position will also have use of a company vehicle said use to be for authorized business purposes only and will need to pass a Motor Vehicle Record background check as a condition of employment.

Eagle Communications Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.?