Responsibilities
 Operate Satellite News Gathering (SNG) vehicle and all associated RF, compression
(encoding/decoding), and communications (IFB/PL) systems
 Perform routine maintenance on transmission systems and vehicle to ensure 24/7 readiness
 Maintain daily logs and perform standard vehicle checks to ensure safety and compliance with
state and federal (DOT) regulations
 Communicate daily with Operations personnel to confirm location, availability, and readiness
for any breaking news events
 Interface with clients, talent, and venue representatives with professionalism and competence
 Travel as necessary, sometimes on short notice

Experience / Skills

Requirements
 2-3 years experience as an uplink engineer preferred
 Commercial Driver's License (CDL) preferred, but not necessary
 Pass DOT physical, maintain a DOT medical card, and submit to routine background checks
 Submit and pass random DOT drug and alcohol tests as required
 Must be able to lift and carry a minimum of 95 pounds - including cable and other equipment
 Must be able to climb safely on top of and/or under a truck to perform routine maintenance
and repairs in the field