KTLF Chief Engineer

Published On August 8, 2017 » 241 Views»

Job Description: Chief Engineer

KTLF Light Praise Radio/KTPL WORD 88/ The Legacy

August 2017

Reports to: General Manager


  • Maintenance and repairs of all transmitter/translator sites including:
    • All equipment: RF broadcasting, satellite link, remote control, temperature controls
    • KTLF/KTPL owned buildings or towers
    • Remote control interface (air card, phone line, web)
  • Maintenance and repairs of studio equipment and software including:
    • ENCO DAD radio automation and it’s associated support programs
    • MusicMaster Music Scheduling software.
    • Logitek networked audio consoles/routers and associated programs.
    • Audio streaming hardware and software (Icecast)
  • Installation of complete receive and transmit systems at new translator sites
  • Maintenance and repairs of studio broadcasting and studio RF equipment
  • Minor equipment repairs when possible
  • Timely shipping and receiving of engineering/RF equipment ordered or sent back for repair.
  • Maintain arrangements with contract engineers around the state to diagnose and/or repair problems and/or do periodic maintenance on translator sites
  • Obtain quotes for needed equipment for both repairs and installation work


  • Along with the General Manager, maintain a schedule of work flow and plan ahead
  • Schedule repair trips in a manner consistent with the principles of stewardship (i.e. take all necessary equipment along, group maintenance and repairs)
  • This is a job that will require on-call status and occasionally unusual work hours.
  • Stay up to date on changes in broadcasting equipment and systems

A full time employee position, compensation commensurate with experience. Please send your resume to Robyn@ktlf.org.

To apply for this job email your details to Robyn@ktlf.org

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