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Technical Engineer

Technical Engineer

Job ID 
2017-1204
# of Openings 
1
Job Location Name 
Grand Ole Opry
Job Location(s) 
US-TN-Nashville
Posted Date 
7/18/2017
Category 
Technical Services
Type 
Full-Time

More information about this job

Overview

Serves as technical engineer for the Opry Entertainment Group. Oversees and optimizes the design, operation and maintenance of all technical and media systems. Provides technical support and consultation for various OEG properties and new business opportunities.

Responsibilities

  • Supporting Engineer for Technical Services during live, television, radio or internet events.
  • Supports Chief Technical Engineer with the maintenance, organization, operation and documentation of all audio and visual equipment, as well as the digitization, archiving, backup, and on/offsite storage for the asset management system.
  • Executes the research and development of all technical upgrades.
  • Oversees the preventative maintenance and repair of all electronic equipment including audio, video, communications, in–house television, media appliances and storage devices.
  • Maintains and monitors the design, operation and repair of all in-house technical media system infrastructure; including audio, coax, A/V CAT5/6 and fiber connectivity.
  • Insures appropriate documentation is maintained for all technical systems and wiring; including block diagrams, system schematics, CAD drawings and detailed technical procedures.
  • Interfaces with Information Technology and Other departments within the organization, with respect to technical systems.
  • Maintains awareness of all current technologies and recommends equipment system changes, upgrades and modifications which includes sight visits and industry trade shows.
  • Performs other duties as required.

Qualifications

Education          

  • Associates Degree in a related field required.

Experience        

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in the audio and video industry.
  • Extensive experience with electronic repair and schematic design required. 
  • Advanced knowledge of media appliance computers, A/V design and electronics troubleshooting.
  • Basic knowledge of music and acoustics.