Staff Chief Engineer

Job Locations USA-CA-San Francisco
ID
2021-3791
Category
Engineering
Type
Regular
Telecommute
No

Overview

Audacy San Francisco seeks a talented and energetic individual to serve as a Staff Engineer for our 6 radio stations. If you possess the following skills and experiences, then please contact us to discuss this opportunity.

Responsibilities

 

What You'll Do:

  • Minimum 5 years broadcast engineering experience
  • Hands-on FM, HD and AM transmitter experience
  • AM Directional Antenna experience
  • Ability to inspect, repair, and maintain all broadcast radio station equipment, including transmitters, antenna’s, satellite downlinks, automation system, studio equipment, remote equipment, generators, telephone system and related other equipment
  • Knowledge of FCC Rules and Regulations
  • Strong verbal and writing communications skills
  • Strong proven time management skills including ability to multitask in a multiple project environment
  • IT & Network knowledge and experience
  • Strong PC skills including proficiency in document, spreadsheet, and documentation software applications
  • Experience with Computer based audio storage system (WideOrbit/VoxPro preferred)
  • Experience with digital audio and audio streaming
  • Assist with the maintenance and development of all aspects of technical facilities including studios, transmitters, telephone systems, satellite, STL, computers and data networks.

Qualifications

 

Required:

  • Excellent customer service and communication skills are critical 
  • Basic knowledge of computers and IT systems is a must, including networking and proficiency with Google Workspace.
  • A valid driver’s license, satisfactory completion of a motor vehicle record check, and, if the position requires the use of applicant’s own vehicle, proof of insurance, is required
  • PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: While performing the duties of this job, the employee will frequently be required to stand; walk; sit; use hands and fingers to handle or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk or hear; and smell. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 40 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus

Preferred:

  • SBE Certification is preferred
  • Experience with modern digital audio systems including Wide Orbit, Vox Pro, and Audio Over IP is highly desirable
  • Availability to work various hours / days, including weekends and holidays
  • Must have at least four years of college or technical school and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Availability to work various hours / days, including weekends and holidays
  • On-call availability 24/7 in case of equipment failure 

 

NOTE: The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by the employee, but are not a complete list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required. Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the employer. 

About Us

Audacy, Inc. (NYSE: AUD) is a leading multi-platform audio content and entertainment company with the country’s best collection of local music, news and sports brands, a premium podcast creator, major event producer, and digital innovator. Audacy engages 200 million consumers each month, bringing people together around content that matters to them. Learn more at www.audacyinc.com, Facebook (Audacy Corp) and Twitter (@AudacyCorp).

EEO

Audacy is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Audacy affords equal employment opportunity to qualified individuals regardless of their race, color, religion or religious creed, sex/ gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, age (over 40), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, military or veteran status, or other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law, and to comply with all applicable laws and regulations. Consistent with our commitment to equal employment opportunity, we provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities who need assistance in applying electronically for a position with Audacy, unless doing so would impose an undue hardship. To request a reasonable accommodation for this purpose, please call 1-610-660-5614. Please note that this phone number is to be used solely to request an accommodation with respect to the online application process. Calls for any other reason will not be returned. Reasonable accommodation requests are considered on a case-by-case basis.