Raycom Media

  • Maintenance Engineer

    # of Openings
    Employment Status
    Regular Full-Time
    Work Days
    Work Hours
  • Job Overview

    KPLC/KVHP is seeking a qualified candidate with 2 to 5 years experience in the installation, troubleshooting and maintenance of a wide variety of broadcast equipment. This includes microwave, satellite, video servers and broadcast digital equipment. Candidate must exhibit an knowledge of broadcast electronics, analog and digital technology, computers, LAN/WAN networks, station automation, digital UHF & VHF transmitters, related microwave and other RF equipment.


    Candidate should be familiar with SD/HD digital TV formats, ATSC encoders and be able to maintain an up-to-date knowledge of the latest related technologies and FCC rules and regulations. Hours and shifts will vary depending on the news events of the day, with weekend, night, on call and holiday work. Must be able to lift heavy equipment, work at heights and obtain a DOT medical card for operation of SNG truck. The successful candidate must be able to think on their feet, work well with others, and be a self-starter and a team player.


    KPLC/KVHP is located in beautiful Lake Charles, Louisiana, and is the local NBC, FOX and ABC affiliate for the 174th market. We also broadcast 4 other digital streams, as well as a very strong Internet presence with our news. KPLC/KVHP broadcasts 6.5 hours of news daily.


    Qualified applicants, apply online (Raycom Media Careers) and attach resume. Drug screen and MVR check required.  No phone calls please.  EOE-M/F/D/V


    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed