Broadcast Engineering Supervisor
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 4/14/2019

Job Description

12News, The TEGNA NBC affiliate in Phoenix, AZ is looking for a Broadcast Engineering Supervisor. This position will manage broadcast and facility maintenance staff, information technology staff, and studio operational staff. Manage, maintain, support, and improve broadcast technologies, production and facility maintenance for an award-winning NBC affiliate and multi-channel operations. 

Essential Job Functions

  • Manage a team which supports KPNX broadcast technologies in a 24/7/365 environment
  • Manage the implementation and documentation of capital and special projects
  • Manage and maintain the station's compliance with FCC requirements
  • Advise and assist in the creation of operational and capital budgets
  • Assist in the technical support of critical hardware and software
  • Monitor and scrutinize daily on-air technical quality
  • Support improved workflows for our on-air and online products
  • Conduct performance reviews for staff
  • The position reports to the Manager of Technology and Operations.

 

Job Requirements

Requirements

  • Preferred Bachelor’s Degree and a minimum of five years’ experience in a broadcast operations/technology management role
  • Demonstrated strong leadership, team management, and has excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • In-depth knowledge of broadcast technologies including; Transmitters, Antennas, Broadcast Switchers, Router Systems, ENG and DSNG Transmissions, Field Cameras, Signal Path Workflows
  • Working knowledge of other technologies including; Camera Robotics Controls, Information Technology Infrastructure, Phone Systems
  • Demonstrated strong project management experience
  • Ability to work well and make quick decisions under pressure
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule in support of a 24x7x365 operation 

The above statement reflects the general details considered necessary to describe the principal function of the job identified and shall not be construed as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent in this job position.

 

About TEGNA
TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. With 47 television stations and two radio stations in 39 markets, TEGNA delivers relevant content and information to consumers across platforms. It is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching approximately one-third of all television households nationwide. Each month, TEGNA reaches 50 million adults on-air and approximately 35 million across its digital platforms. TEGNA has been consistently honored with the industry’s top awards, including Edward R. Murrow, George Polk, Alfred I. DuPont and Emmy Awards. TEGNA delivers results for advertisers through unparalleled and innovative solutions including OTT local advertising network Premion, centralized marketing resource Hatch, and G/O Digital, a one-stop shop for local businesses to connect with consumers through digital marketing. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. For more information, visit www.TEGNA.com.

TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.

 

 

Job Snapshot

About Us

TEGNA, Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.