Posted on :
18 May, 2022
18 May, 2022
e.tv is South Africa’s biggest independent, free-to-air television channel. With over 16 million viewers, e.tv appeals to all races, ages and income groups and is the most viewed English language channel in the country. We are the destination of choice for local and international entertainment, a place where viewers can come together to set their imaginations free.
Job Title: Engineer
Location: Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Reference #: etv095
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: Market Related
The incumbent is responsible for ensuring the maintenance, repair, replacement and technical support for all broadcast and related equipment, both hardware and software in e.tv and eNCA. This is a shift work based position.
-Providing technical support during live broadcasts.
-Providing technical line-ups, testing and routing of all incoming live satellite and fibre feeds.
-Assisting SNG/ENG crews with repairs and maintenance of their equipment.
-Providing first line support to all operational personnel.
-Assisting in diagnosing and correcting faults that occur during broadcasts.
-Performing first line repairs and fault finding down to component level.
-Assisting in the installation and commissioning of new equipment.
-Ensuring drawings and documentation are up to date if future installation changes occur.
-Apply system change procedures
-Performing and reporting preventative maintenance per published schedule.
-Completing routine system checks as per published schedule.
-Identifying possible breakdown points and develop preventative plans to minimize down time.
-Investigating and submitting fault finding report during breakdowns to prevent future down time.
-Investigating escalated incidents to responsible service owners and seek resolution.
-Facilitating recovery following resolution of incidents.
A relevant qualification in Electrical Engineering and/or IT.
A minimum of 5 years experience within a Broadcast environment.
Application Deadline: 25/05/2022