OPB is looking for someone with broadcast experience who embraces the ever-changing media landscape to lead the team responsible for the media creation pipeline at our network center in Portland and the RF distribution technology at our remote sites located between The Dalles and Astoria, OR. OPB is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Minimum of five (5) years of relevant experience, including education, training and experience that provides the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities for this position (such as broadcast, video, or audio experience, experience with large IP networks, etc.).
Strong supervisory and management experience.
Ability to maintain existing systems and equipment while envisioning and implementing new systems, equipment, etc. to meet changing needs of organization.
Ability to lead others through the challenges of equipment management (installation, repair, maintenance, working through equipment failure, etc.).
Creative thinker and problem solver with the ability to translate ideas into action.
Skilled at providing customer service, which includes the ability to explain high level technical issues to a wide-variety of colleagues, stakeholders, contractors, etc.
Awareness and ability to understand federal regulations governing television and radio broadcasting.
Capacity to effectively manage complex projects, large budgets (approximately $1 million) and meet deadlines.
Familiarity working in IP including local area networking, file handling, and protocol management as it relates to the broadcast environment.
Ability to design and troubleshoot file-based workflows.
Comfortable working in a rapidly changing technological environment.
Ability to appropriately and professionally represent OPB in the community and interact with co-workers and the general public in a professional manner.
Strong computer skills, especially in Word and Excel, and a capacity to quickly learn new software programs.
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Ability to meet working conditions and knowledge/ability to observe appropriate safety practices.
Knowledge of or ability to learn how to do basic emergency mechanical repairs.
Valid driver’s license and clean driving record.
Enthusiasm for the mission of OPB.