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Broadcast Engineer

Zimmer Radio, Inc.
Kansas City, MO
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Zimmer Marketing is looking to add a Broadcast Engineer to our radio engineering team for our 6 station cluster. This is a very rare opening.

Experience preferred with the following:

  • SBE Certification is a plus, CPBE level preferred
  • FM broadcast transmitters (both tube and solid state)
  • AM broadcast transmitters (both tube and solid state)
  • AM directional antenna systems
  • Digital and analog STL systems
  • HD Radio transmission systems
  • Broadcast play-out/automation systems (Wide Orbit preferred)
  • Remote broadcast equipment
  • Experience with basic TCP/IP networking and IP-based digital audio systems
  • Compliance of EAS standards and practices
  • Compliance with rules and regulations applicable to FCC, local, state,and federal laws
  • Ensure software license compliance and all software versions are up to date
  • Repair and troubleshooting technical broadcast equipment and systems
  • Minor coding skills are a plus
  • Ability to read and understand system drawings, signal flows, and schematics
  • Minimum of 3 years of Broadcast Engineering experience preferred
  • Technical Degree in electronics or related field is preferred
  • Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license in good standing
  • Ability to sit, stand, lift, stretch and carry up to 75 pounds, occasional work on ladders
  • Position requires being on call after hours including weekends and holidays
  • Work closely with General Manager and department managers to ensure station objectives are being met


  • Excellent benefits including a 401K, medical packages including optional dental and vision.
  • Supplemental Insurance policies available
  • Vacation time
  • Illness time (5 days per year)
  • 6 paid holidays and one floating holiday per year
  • Ongoing training and support

NOTE: The job description contains basic requirements for the position and is not intended to be a complete list of responsibilities; other duties may be assigned.

Job requires adaptability, enthusiasm, initiative, and a positive approach to problem solving. Must enjoy working with people and assisting staff with technical support issues.

Submit cover letter, resume, and contact information for at least two professional references along with your application.

We are a community-focused marketing group located in Joplin, Missouri. Our 6 award-winning radio stations are the most-listened-to in the Four States. Our marketing department consists of videographers, designers, copywriters, strategists, and developers who specialize in helping SMB’s reach their marketing goals.

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Zimmer Marketing is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Company Description
Established debt-free market leading company.

Zimmer Radio, Inc.


2702 East 32nd Street

Kansas City, MO


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