Facilities Maintenance Technician

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KHQA-TV in Quincy, IL has an excellent career opportunity for a full-time Facilities Maintenance Technician! This role will support KHQA with its daily facility operation as well as basic computer IT needs. You will be directly responsible for building maintenance, grounds maintenance, hands-on support of office equipment, as well as maintaining the station fleet.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Coordinate with the Operations Manager to properly maintain all facilities and grounds
  • Perform tasks associated with daily building upkeep
  • Perform weekly checks on all fleet vehicles, coordinate general maintenance as well as any major repairs
  • Provide support in the management of servers, network security and network services
  • PC/Mac hardware/software support of on-site installing, servicing and repairing workstations
  • Assist with video equipment set-up and maintenance
  • Develop knowledge of facility specific IT needs and assist in supporting these systems
  • Perform physical inventory of equipment as well as maintaining the station asset list
  • Perform monthly safety inspection
  • Perform building repairs as needed
  • Perform other duties as assigned





Physical Demands/Work Environment:
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule
  • On-call duty, including weekends and holidays
  • Ability to lift computers and equipment generally less than 50 pounds
  • Ability to work in all outdoor weather conditions
Skills and Experience:
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 2-4 years of building maintenance experience
  • Limited knowledge of plumbing and carpentry
  • Limited knowledge of basic electrical systems
  • Limited knowledge of vehicle maintenance
  • Proficiency in troubleshooting problems and responding quickly under pressure
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A great team-oriented attitude and dedication to quality
Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace!

Job Location Quincy, Illinois, United States
Company Location HR.KHQA.Quincy.Quincy.IL
Position Type Full-Time/Regular


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