Chief Engineer

March 29, 2023 by Comments Off on Chief Engineer

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Chief Engineer

KAZT-TV Channel 7 in the Phoenix (Prescott) DMA has an opening for the position of Chief Engineer. Responsibilites include oversight of all engineering and technical operations:

·         Continued maintenance of full power transmitter (Prescott), Class A transmitter (Phoenix) and four additional translators throughout Arizona

·         Developing and maintaining all aspects of broadcast transmission routes, including cost projections and negotiation of purchase terms

·         Maintenance of all station broadcast and IT equipment

·         Managing technical staff

·         Knowledge base of current and emerging technologies

Qualifications include:

·         Three-five years pertinent RF experience

·         Up-to-date knowledge of FCC rules and regulations for broadcasters

·         Society of Broadcast Engineers certification as a Broadcast Television Engineer

·         Strong IT/network knowledge and experience

·         Great communication skills and creative thinking

·         Ability to relocate to beautiful mile high Prescott, AZ with travel as needed to Phoenix and other translator sites

Email resume to: with “Chief Engineer” in the title.

KAZT-TV is an equal opportunity employer.


AZTV7 (KAZT-TV), the only locally owned and operated broadcast station in the Phoenix (Prescott) DMA, is licensed to broadcast across Phoenix and Northern Arizona with studio locations in both Phoenix and Prescott.  AZTV7 (Channel 7.1) is home to the locally produced morning show, The Arizona Daily Mix, as well as broadcasting today’s top programs including: Family Feud, Young Sheldon, The Goldbergs, Mom and more! Our mission is to be the most-loved station in Arizona. We utilize media to both entertain and create a sense of community. We engage with local businesses and events, sharing peoples’ stories and offering opportunities to support and connect with your neighbors.   AZTV7 is also home to MeTV, America’s #1 all classic television network with timeless and memorable television programs (Ch. 7.2); HSN Home Shopping Network (Ch. 7.3); Charge Network (Ch. 7.4) and AZTV Local Plus (Ch. 7.5). Visit

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