Radio Broadcast Technician – Vancouver, BC

    Rogers Media Inc.

    Rogers Media Inc. has a permanent position available for a Radio Broadcast Technician reporting to the Director of Engineering – British Columbia.

    The successful candidate joins a collaborative team supporting a market-leading, three station cluster with studios in Vancouver and multiple studio and transmitter sites in other parts of British Columbia.

    This is a rare opportunity to succeed in an environment of rapidly converging media extending beyond traditional radio.

    What you are doing:

    • Assist in the maintenance, repair, design and installation of broadcast studio systems, including automation systems.
    • Assist in the maintenance, repair, design and installation of AM, FM and HD transmission systems, including microwave and associated subsystems.
    • Providing technical support to on-air staff and support assistance for remote broadcasts. Partnering with other Rogers support and media divisions in the sharing of technical knowledge and assistance.
    • Sourcing and procurement of capital and operational materials.
    • Creation and maintenance of detailed documentation in Microsoft Visio, Access and Excel.
    • Rotating after-hours on call.

    What you will bring:

    • Graduate of recognized Electronics Technician or Technologist program preferred.
    • One to two years experience in radio broadcast engineering supporting studios and transmitters operations.
    • Demonstrated competency with computers and networks infrastructure.
    • Self-directed, detail oriented and driven to fulfill responsibilities with minimal oversight.
    • Knowledge and experience with AoIP systems such as Axia and Wheatstone.
    • Knowledge and experience with Wide Orbit Radio audio automation system.
    • Knowledge and experience with Burli newsroom system.
    • A valid British Columbia driver’s license and willingness to travel.
    • Comfortable lifting 20 kilos and working on ladders.
    • Qualified to work in Canada.

    To apply for this job please visit jobs.rogers.com.