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Chief Engineer

Posted on 11/21/22 8:42 by WFIL/WNTP Radio
location Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
time Full Time
applications 0 Applications


Salem Media Group has an exceptional opportunity for a Radio Broadcast Engineer in our Philadelphia cluster of stations:   WFIL (AM560 - Philadelphia's Christian Radio) and WNTP (Philadelphia’s AM990 The Answer) - serving Christian and Conservative audiences.      


         Handle the installation, maintenance and legal operation of all audio, electronic and broadcast transmitting equipment necessary for the stations to function

         Monitor the overall technical operation of the stations to insure compliance with FCC, Federal, EPA, OSHA, State and local regulations

         Execute maintenance and repair and/or coordinate maintenance and repair for station office, studios and transmitter facilities

         Instruct and assist operators in the proper operation of the station’s broadcast equipment, FCC procedures and requirements, and any computer equipment necessary for the operators to perform their required duties

         Readily demonstrate the ability and willingness to work with department heads to promote the company’s interests and success

         Strive to enhance the efficiency of the engineering and technical operation

         Oversee remote broadcasts and personal appearances where electronic equipment is involved.

         Maintain the public file and complete all applicable reports

         Responsible to follow all Salem policies & procedures

         Reports directly to the General Manager


         High power AM transmitter experience

         Knowledge of directional and non-directional AM Arrays

         SBE certification

         3 + years’ experience

         Knowledge of Audio Over IP console systems

         Knowledge of Wide Orbit automation system preferred

         This position requires around-the- clock response to equipment problems and outages.  

         This is a physically demanding position.  Position requires frequent physical exertion including standing, crawling, fitting into tight spaces, climbing stairs and ladders, and lifting and carrying materials and equipment weighing 50-100 pounds

         Valid driver’s license required

To apply, visit www.SalemMedia.com, click on the Careers tab

and search for the Chief Engineer-Philadelphia position


Salem Media Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer 

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