Tower & Maintenance Technician

Website PBS North Carolina

PBS North Carolina, a public television network serving the state of North Carolina, has an opening for a Tower and Maintenance Technician.

The University of North Carolina Center for Public Media, branded on-air as PBS North Carolina, is operated by the University of North Carolina system. The network’s operations are located at the UNC Center for Public Television at Research Triangle Park between Raleigh and Durham.

U.S. News & World Report ranks Raleigh as the 2nd Best Place to Live in the country and the 22nd Best Place to Retire. Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill are known for their research/technology roots and collegiate rivalries. This tri-city region (known as the Triangle) is luring new residents every day with strong job growth and high quality of life. Many people who call the Raleigh and Durham metro areas home are young, friendly, diverse and educated. They enjoy dining out in local restaurants – many of which have earned national accolades – and gathering over craft beers in one of the region’s many microbreweries. A strong sense of community is evident, as strangers are quick to provide a friendly conversation when standing in line at the supermarket. Raleigh, Durham ad Chapel Hill also encompass beautiful green spaces, family-friendly museums and a growing art and music scene defined by monthly gallery walks, summer concerts and music festivals.

The Tower & Maintenance Technician ensures the transmission of PBS NC broadcast signals, the integrity of broadcast equipment as related to the position and the overall condition of the 50 service sites.

This position provides building and tower construction, remodeling, and maintenance of PBS NC’s Transmission sites.

This includes inspections and necessary maintenance on the tower structures, buildings, access roads, and grounds.

The operation of equipment and climbing towers up to 2000 feet to perform job functions is a required skill of this position.

Minimum requirements include a high school diploma or equivalency; or demonstrated possession of the competencies necessary to perform the work.

Some positions may require special licenses or certification.

Optional Guidelines: Experience in the trade(s) areas related to the area of assignment may be substituted on a year-for-year basis.

All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.

Preferred education, experience, and skills include the following: 3+ years of industrial maintenance experience, 1+ year of tower experience and a valid driver’s license

To learn more about PBS NC and to apply for this position, please visit: before November 23, 2022.

PBS NC is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer that welcomes all to apply, including protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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