Engineering Maintenance Technician III
Date Posted: November 4, 2020
Deadline: October 26, 2015
Organization: Educational Television Commission (SCETV)
City: Columbia, SC
Wages/Salary: $31,805.00 - $58,848.00 Annually
Minimum requirements: Associate degree in a related area; or high school diploma and experience in the repair and maintenance of electronic broadcasting equipment. Preferred requirements: An associate's degree in electronics and four years of related experience in the repair/maintenance of electronic broadcasting equipment.
Knowledge of analogue and digital broadcast standards. Experience in diagnostics and troubleshooting for analogue and digital routing, switching and editing systems. Experience in the maintenance of studio and field production equipment. Experience providing technical engineering assistance in the planning, design and construction of analogue and digital facilities.
Proficiently installs, maintains and repairs portions of television equipment which utilize: complex low, high, and very high frequency digital and analogue electronic technologies; and extremely complex linear and rotary mechanical technologies.
Diagnose and correct malfunctioning complex electronic portions of computer controller analog/digital audio and or video routing, production switchers or edit systems, CPU controller field or studio 3CCD camera systems, tape less video / audio storage units, CPU and non CPU controller audio switchers. Repair of Beta, 1/2 inch, and digital tape recorders / players. Works as maintenance Eng. in charge of studio or field productions.
Diagnose and correct malfunctions of extremely complex linear and rotary mechanical portions of equipment.
Assist higher level technicians with the construction, installation and maintenance of facilities for production and transmission.
Provide technical engineering assistance in the planning, design and construction of production/routing/distribution facilities to the Technical Maintenance Manager, Technical Operations Director and the Vice President for Engineering.
Assembles facilities for extremely complex production of program material (may assist in higher level technician when the facilities are extremely complex). Advise, assist and guide lower level technicians in appropriate maintenance and repairing techniques, troubleshooting, construction and installation.
Serve as technician in charge for studio, remote and postproduction activities. Participate with higher level administrators, operation managers, etc. in the development of procedures, rules and policies. Participate in the evaluation of equipment and design facilities. Review specifications of new equipment and design of facilities. Review specifications on new equipment, recommending new equipment purchases. Operate equipment, e.g., cameras, recorders, et., during production.
Provide technical engineering assistance in the design, construction, maintenance and operation of remote transmission sights, studios and signal pathways throughout the state system.