CG40 - Broadcast/Engineering Maintenance Technician II
General Nature of Work:
Operates a broadcast transmitter or installs, maintains, repairs or operates television and radio equipment.
Guidelines for Class Use/Distinguishing Characteristics:
Positions in this class perform moderately complex maintenance of television and radio production equipment or have proficiency in the set-up of moderately complex broadcast facilities.
Examples of Work:
(Note: The examples of work listed in this class specification are not necessarily descriptive of any one position in the class. The omission of specific statements does not preclude management from assigning specific duties not listed herein if such duties are a logical assignment to the position. The intent of the listed examples is to give a general indication of the levels of difficulty and responsibility common to all positions in this class.)
Operates radio and/or television transmitter; maintains program and transmitter logs.
Installs, maintains, sets up and repairs television or radio equipment used in the production of programs; may assist higher-level technicians with the assembly, construction, installation or maintenance of equipment or facilities.
Performs modifications of existing electronic equipment.
Provides technical guidance or supervision to subordinate personnel.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
(Note: The knowledge, skills and abilities listed are not necessarily inclusive of the requirements for every position in the class.)
Knowledge of electronic equipment, including maintenance and repair.
Knowledge of radio and television production equipment.
Knowledge of broadcasting standards.
Knowledge of Federal Communications Commission rules and regulations governing radio and/or television transmission.
Skill in the repair, maintenance and set-up of equipment used in the production of radio and television programs.
Ability to supervise lower level technicians.
State Minimum Training and Experience
State Necessary Special Requirements:
Some positions require possession of an FCC general class license.
(Note: Additional requirements may be applicable for individual positions in the employing agency.)
An associate degree in electronics and experience as a radio or television technician or in the operation of a broadcast transmitter.
MUSC Minimum Training and Experience Requirements:
A high school diploma and two years of work experience as a radio or television technician or in the operation of a broadcast transmitter.
MUSC Physical Requirements: