IT administrator WQOW


WQOW, ABC’s subsidiary serving the nation’s 128th largest market, is looking for a highly motivated IT administrator for its award-winning, state-of-the-art broadcast facility. As a key member of the engineering team, the IT administrator will provide and perform all IT support for the station, including IT policies and procedures, equipment maintenance for WAN / LAN / VPN, points of contact. wireless access, domain controllers, Cisco VOIP phone systems and PC workstations.

Tasks include, but are not limited to:

• Active Directory management

• Desktop support for local and remote users

• Design, implement and maintain IT / network security policies

• Work with corporate engineering and third party vendors to configure, install and maintain switches, routers, servers, NAS and other hardware and software

• Provide capital budget support and advice for equipment selection and replacement

Skills preferences and requirements:

• Diploma in a field related to IT, or equivalent combination of education and work experience required

• Microsoft, Cisco, CompTIA and other industry certifications are a plus

• Experience with Active Directory administration, remote desktop applications, VPN and Office 365 required

• Experience in broadcasting or related field preferred

• Experience with Avid, iNews, Imagine Automation, Ross Overdrive and the Vantage transcoding system an asset

Physical requirements:
Ability to lift and carry 50 lbs. It may be necessary to climb, kneel and crawl occasionally for cable installations. The position requires a driver’s license. Occasional trips to sister resorts La Crosse, Wausau and Madison and other corporate properties are required. Typical hours are Monday through Friday; however, all engineering staff are available 24/7.

We offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits. If you are interested in joining our team and coming to work in a dynamic and modern broadcast facility, please send your resume to:

Dennis McSorley, Chief Engineer


5545 highway 93

Eau Claire, WI 54701

[email protected]

WXOW / WQOW is an EOE-M / F / D / V


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