Chief Engineer

Thursday, June 5, 2014 - 11:07am

WGMB-TV, A Fox affiliate in Baton Rouge, LA is seeking a Chief Engineer to lead and manage our engineering department in a multi-station environment. You must have an in depth knowledge of digital and analog technologies as used in a broadcast environment, as well as a good understanding of broadcast IT networks, high power UHF transmitters, broadcast , and ENG technologies.


-Manage the day to day technical operations of the stations, including but not limited to FCC compliance, design installation, and maintenance of on air broadcast equipment and production facilities.

-Oversee equipment maintenance

-Management of engineering and master control staff

-Prepare and manage expense and capital budgets


-A minimum of 5 years of experience in technical leadership roles in television

-Team oriented attitude and dedication to quality

-Exceptional knowledge and experience with HDTV, MPEG2, automation, ENG and high power UHF transmitters

-A strong IT background

Email all resumes to

10000 Perkins Road
Baton Rouge, LA 70810

Communications Corporation and Knight Broadcasting are Equal Opportunity Employers.