Chief Engineer

Station/Company: KTVZ - NewsChannel 21
Location: Bend Oregon
Hours: Full Time

Job Summary

NPG of Oregon Inc., a cluster of television stations that includes NBC, FOX, The CW, and Telemundo affiliates in Bend, Oregon is seeking a dynamic, technically advanced, and self-motivated Engineering Manager. NPG of Oregon is the market news leader for the community with a long-standing tradition of service to the citizens of Central Oregon.

This position requires total responsibility for the station’s technical operations and facilities maintenance, including studio, on-air, news, remote operations, production, power, and video/IT systems as well as installation and maintenance of equipment at the transmitter site and translator(s). The Engineering Manager will direct the development and administration of departmental budget, operating plans, capital projects, service agreements and will administer guidelines to assure the proper maintenance and functionality of all equipment and systems.

Candidates must possess sound leadership abilities, strong collaboration skills, excellent verbal and written communication and a proven record in project-planning and implementation. At least two years’ experience in broadcast television engineering or related field is required, with extensive knowledge of troubleshooting and repair of equipment preferred. A valid Oregon Drivers’ License is required.

NPG offers a competitive compensation package that includes a comprehensive benefits plan (medical/dental/vision/life/short-term and long-term disability, 125C and 401K with employer match, etc.). We work in a challenging, live environment and have opportunities for learning.
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Candidates must pass a drug test and background check.
NewsChannel 21 is an equal opportunity employer.

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Expiration: May 13, 2023