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Assistant Chief Engineer

WFMJ Television, Inc.
Youngstown, Ohio 44503
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Assistant Chief Engineer

WFMJ-TV is looking for an Assistant Chief Engineer. The Assistant Chief Engineer will assist with overseeing the day to day operations of the Engineering Department and is responsible for the maintenance of all broadcast technology and equipment at the studio, and when needed will assist the Transmitter/RF Supervisor in the maintenance of our Comark Parallax solid state transmitters.

Duties include:

  • Manage the day-to-day operations including, scheduling, assigning tasks. maintenance, and troubleshooting the various broadcast systems.
  • Assist when needed with satellite feeds, remotes, Florical Automation, Utah Scientific master control and router.
  • Experience with Telestream Vantage for traffic and syndication.
  • Expertise in Ross Overdrive, Vision switcher, and Xpressions.
  • Work with the Chief Engineer, General Manager, and station ownership in the planning and acquisition of equipment for engineering projects.
  • Keep up with current FCC regulations and ensure compliance.
  • It is imperative the Assistant Chief Engineer be self-motivated and follow current broadcast trends.
  • Be the primary point of call for emergencies.


  • 5 years' experience in broadcast television maintenance.
  • An understanding of broadcast television computers, servers, and networking.
  • Ability to follow and update station drawings and workflows.
  • Ability to work nights and weekends when needed.
  • SBE Certification a plus.

WFMJ is an independently owned NBC and CW affiliate. We offer a great work environment and excellent health care benefits

Send resumes to: Chief Engineer


P.O. Box 689

Youngstown, Ohio 44501-0689

Email: bflis@wfmj.com

No phone calls, no walk-ins please

WFMJ Television is an equal opportunity employer


Posted: 2019-01-09 Expires: 2019-02-08

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Assistant Chief Engineer

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