iHeartMedia Market Engineering Manager in Grand Rapids, Michigan

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iHeartMedia Stations

Job Summary:

Successful candidates should have a familiarity with radio broadcast operations including maintenance of broadcast automation and studio equipment, Transmitter RF equipment, directional AM antenna systems and computer/IT skills. Successful applicant would be responsible for all aspects of a large market operation.

iHeartMedia Grand Rapids/Muskegon operates 8 FM and 3 AM stations in Western Michigan including WBCT-FM 325kw ERP and WSRW 265kw ERP. The Grand Rapids cluster has recently updated studio hardware to WheatNet IP and operates all FM stations in HD Radio.

Responsibilities:

  • This is a service oriented position requiring excellent written and oral communications, personable interaction with fellow employees and organizational skills.

  • Responsible for all aspects of a large market operation.

  • Occasional night and weekend work is expected and must be on-call and available to respond 24/7.

  • Install, maintain, and repair all broadcast equipment (both studio and transmitter hardware) related to the 8 FM and 3 AM stations in Western Michigan.

  • This position requires the people skills to manage a 3 person engineering team, and has daily interaction with executive management, accounting, programming, sales and a fulltime news department.

Qualifications:

  • You must be able to work independently and as a team leader/member of this 3 person engineering department.

  • Familiarity with radio broadcast operations including maintenance of broadcast automation and studio equipment, Transmitter RF equipment, directional AM antenna systems and computer/IT skills.

  • For consideration you must possess a valid state driver’s license and have an excellent driving record.

  • Ability to troubleshoot GatesAir/Harris, BE and Continental transmitters as well as WheatNet IP audio management system is preferred.

Experience:

  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience is required.

Education:

  • An associate degree or greater in a technical field or equivalent experience is required.

Certification:

  • SBE certification is a plus.

Location

Grand Rapids, MI: 77 Monroe Center Nw, Suite 800, 900 and 1000, 49503

Position Type

Regular

The Company is an equal opportunity employer and will not tolerate discrimination in employment on the basis of race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, ethnicity, national origin, marital status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other legally protected classification or status.

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iHeartMedia, Inc. is one of the leading global media and entertainment companies specializing in radio, digital, outdoor, mobile, live events, and on-demand entertainment and information services across the nation and providing premier opportunities for advertisers.

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