Broadcast Engineer, Penticton, Bell Media

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If you’re ready to bring game-changing ideas to life and join a community that values bold ideas, professional growth and employee wellness, we want you on the Bell team.

The Bell Media team creates and delivers the best Canadian and international content across our digital media, television, radio, and out-of-home advertising platforms. We’re looking for innovative team players ready to take some of the most well-known entertainment brands in the country to the next level.

Position: Broadcast Engineer
Company: Bell Media INC.
Location: Bell Media Radio Penticton, BC
Job Status: Regular – Full time
Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Bell Media is seeking a motivated and independent Broadcast Technology professional to be a full time permanent employee, in the capacity of Broadcast Engineer for our radio stations in British Columbia’s Salmon Arm Region.

Responsibilities:
With support from of the General Manager – North Okanagan/Shuswap Division, and the Chief Engineer– BC Interior, you will:
Provide support to Salmon Arm, Revelstoke and Golden stations with equipment maintenance and installation for Radio station facilities
Assist with facility upgrades including building and equipment requirements
Testing and repair of analog and digital circuits; radio transmitters and receivers
Repair, maintenance and trouble shooting of satellite equipment
Troubleshooting and repair systems related to radio transmission or reception
May be required to work in restricted or close quarters
Flexibility with schedule required in response to emergency repair needs
Travel within region required to assist with tower maintenance and/or station maintenance requirements within geographic region

Skill requirements:
Knowledge of development and modification systems in broadcast industry
Experience with Microsoft operating systems
Post secondary school graduate from recognized technical institute in broadcast electronics
Preferred 1 – 3 years experience in a similar or related position
Ability to work with minimal supervision and/or frequently un-supervised
Mature, calm and professional manner
Demonstrated calm communication style
Able to take instruction with ease; willing to learn
Proven display of initiative
A valid driver’s license (abstract may be required)

Bilingualism is an asset (English and French); adequate knowledge of French is required for positions in Quebec.

Additional Information:
Position Type: Non Management
Job Status: Regular – Full Time
Job Location: Canada : British Columbia : Penticton
Application Deadline: 01/28/2021

Please apply directly online to be considered for this role. Applications through email will not be accepted.

At Bell, we don’t just accept difference – we celebrate it. We’re committed to fostering an inclusive, equitable, and accessible workplace where every team member feels valued, respected, and supported, and has the opportunity to reach their full potential. We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities.

Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. For a confidential inquiry, simply email your recruiter directly or recruitment@bell.ca to make arrangements. If you have questions regarding accessible employment at Bell please email our Diversity & Inclusion Team at inclusion@bell.ca.

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