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Washington DC, USA: BIT Field Engineer - Turner

Job Vacancy: 
BIT Field Engineer - Turner

Washington DC, USA

The Job

The Broadcast & IT Field Engineer is tasked with timely and professional technical support in a fast paced 24x7x365 field newsgathering/production environment.

The Daily
  • Individuals in this job have fully demonstrated the skills, knowledge and competencies necessary to set up and operate satellite news gathering ("SNG") trucks & flyaways, install & configure video streaming hardware, perform quality control and maintenance and repair of all television broadcast and/or satellite transmission and receiving equipment, as well as perform general hardware and software support for local computing equipment (e.g. laptops, LAN connection, digital phones) on site.
  • This position requires proficient electronics and IT support skills.
  • Travel, often on short notice, is required, and the ability to physically lift and move equipment weighing 50 pounds or more may be necessary.
  • Must be willing to perform varied tasks when required on assignment to support the production.
  • Must have ability to adapt to rapidly changing situations frequently encountered in field remote environments.
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills (verbal, written) are required.
  • This position will primarily provide field support but will also spend time in-house or assisting Broadcast and IT teams with project and maintenance work when not otherwise deployed in field.

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Posted on TVZ: 16th July 2020
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