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Denver, CO - MAX Media of Denver - Chief Engineer: IT Director

Post by drocha » Fri Nov 08, 2019 10:05 am

Company: Max Media of Denver
Job Title: Chief Engineer: IT Director
Location:CO Denver
Job Description: Max Media of Denver is searching for an Engineer/IT Director. The Engineer maintains the installation, maintenance/repair of studio equipment, transmitting and ancillary equipment in order to maintain competitive signals in the market while complying with all FCC technical requirements. For us the broadcast business is more than just playing music, it is about serving our communities, our listeners, our employees, and our advertisers. The center of GREAT radio is a GREAT signal so we “darn near” worship a solid engineer. We are looking for a radio engineer with a successful track record. The person we are looking for is someone who sees the future of radio and is excited about it. This is a critical position in our company. (That you’d get to work in an area that is full of every outdoor experience possible is simply a plus). Includes: assisting with telecommunications, computer and networking systems.

Who We Are:

Max Media of Denver currently features 2 stations in the Denver metro area and surrounding counties. You will be living and working in the best city in the country; working in a modern, well-equipped, and active broadcast facility with a fully staffed, award winning team.

Key Responsibilities:
• Protecting licenses by insuring both stations are in compliance with FCC rules and regulations
• Maintains station operation through preventative and corrective maintenance
• Oversee a cluster of 2 radio stations – 2 FM’s / KFCO + KJHM
• Main site is 100,000 watts and 2,200 feet tall
• Booster site is 20,000 watts and appx 280 feet tall
• Follows routine maintenance procedures and schedules for all broadcast equipment
• Performs necessary measurements of equipment performance
• Installs and performs maintenance on broadcast consoles, audio routers, recording equipment, microphones, digital audio systems, transmitters, antennas, control systems, remote equipment, etc.
• Assists with maintenance and support of computer networks and related systems
• 24/7 on call
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Working knowledge of all applicable FCC rules and regulations preferred
• Computer literacy in or the desire to lean applicable software packages
• Ability to troubleshoot broadcast equipment to the component level preferred
• Ability to assist in troubleshooting and repairing AM and FM transmitting facilities
• Knowledge of electrical systems and the UPS and standby generators
• Knowledge of Wide Orbit System is a major plus
• Troubleshoot HVAC systems problems and minor maintenance as needed
• Knowledge of telephone systems including VOIP
• Interact with management and staff at all levels
• Ability to multi-task and handle pressures and deadlines and skills in prioritizing
• May be required to lift 50 pounds
• Ability to climb stairs and ladders is required
• Minimum 5+ years in broadcast engineering or related field
Education and Licensing:
• Associates or technical degree in Information Technology or related field or equivalent level of experience
• SBE Certification a plus
• Must possess valid state driver’s license and provide required proof of personal vehicle insurance
What we offer:
• Competitive pay
• Professional growth and career path
• Focused, responsible and collaborative work environment with the ability, to ask “what if” and try innovative solutions
• Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance coverage
• Paid Vacation & Holidays

Apply only if you meet these minimum requirements.

The ideal candidate is a passionate self-starter, a creative problem solver, motivator and collaborator. If you’re a true professional with a consistent track record of working cross-functionally to win, you have found your new creative home in Denver!

Please forward your package to include; resume, portfolio of work, testimonials and a 60 second video on why we should hire you to Jeff Norman, President/General Manager


Position Level: Senior level
Supervisory Responsibilities: No
Salary Range:
Application Deadline:
Notes: No Phone Calls Please

Contact Company: Max Media of Denver
Contact Name: Jeff Norman
Contact Address: 3033 S Parker Rd, Suite 700
Aurora , Colorado 80238
Phone: 303-872-1500

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