IT Manager

Company: WGEM TV
Company Website
Location: Quincy, IL
Full Time

Details:
WGEM is the dominant NBC affiliate located in Quincy, Illinois. We serve the Tri-States region consisting of Illinois, Missouri and Iowa.

Job Summary/Description:
This position will be responsible for all IT systems in this broadcast facility. This includes software upgrades and patches to various equipment along with networking responsibilities. This person would also be responsible for providing connectivity and maintenance for employee workstations.

Responsibilities:
– Install and configure computer hardware, operating systems, and applications within the station.
– Ensures compliance with applicable regulations and communication with departments regarding those regulations.
– Assist in the implementing Capital Projects.
– Integration, maintenance, and operation of new and current equipment including towers, transmitters, microwave, satellite, IT and tenant installations.
– Must be able to install and remove rack equipment weighing 25-50 pounds with the help of another employee.

Qualifications/Requirements:
– Have good People Skills to work with the other Departments.
– Must have knowledge of the engineering aspects of the technical facility including studio support, post editing systems, field production support and transmission of live/taped events and programs.
– Have expert knowledge regarding equipment, IT technology, systems and be able to step in and assist in emergency situations.
– Have working knowledge of the latest operating systems software, including automation, server, and desktop operating systems.
– A degree in broadcast engineering or related field/experience is preferred.
– Broadcast engineering or related experience in computer networks is preferred.

Interested applicants can, go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on “apply now”, we encourage you to upload your resume and cover letter.

Additional Info:
Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Gray Television expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gray’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.

As a condition of employment, Gray Television will require that newly hired employees, whether part-time or full-time, be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus by the first workday to the extent permitted by applicable law unless you qualify for a medical or religious accommodation.

Experience:
– Have expert knowledge regarding equipment, IT technology, systems and be able to step in and assist in emergency situations.
– Have working knowledge of the latest operating systems software, including automation, server, and desktop operating systems.
– A degree in broadcast engineering or related field/experience is preferred.

Contact:
Interested Candidates should send resume and cover letter to mschreacke@wgem.com.

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