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Award winning radio stations WLR FM and Beat 102-103 are looking for a new ‘Head of IT & Broadcast services’.

The position will be based at our purpose built Broadcast Centre, located in Waterford city. This is an exciting opportunity for an individual with exceptional technical ability to lead in a hands on IT Management role in radio!

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES WILL INCLUDE: Installing, configuring, and supporting all types of hardware and software. The administration of a windows based server infrastructure, some of which run on VMware ESX. The administration of a multi-vendor, multi-site network environment. Managing the current Office 365 e-mail implementation. Supporting, and maintaining the studio infrastructure. Knowledge of analogue and digital on-air desks, studio broadcast equipment and ideally have experience with Myriad, Airwaves and Burli.  Managing building services for The Broadcast Centre. Supporting and maintaining the broadcast transmission network (with a team of contractors). Providing support for scheduled Outside Broadcasts. Managing ongoing projects with third party vendors/contractors. Negotiating contracts/SLAs with suppliers. Supporting mission critical systems in a 24/7/365 environment.

  • THE IDEAL CANDIDATE WILL: 
    Hold a Microsoft certification.
    Be experienced in broadcast or live venue setting.
    Have Mac OS support experience, and/or Avid Pro Tools.
    You hold a current safe-pass
  • MUST HAVES: • Customer facing experience.
    You will be dealing with clients on a regular basis.
    Be passionate about multi-tasking and must thrive on sourcing solutions under a pressurized ‘Live radio’ environment.
    Full, clean Irish drivers licence.
    Fluent English speaker.

APPLY WITH CV AND COVER LETTER TO MICHAEL.BYRNE@WLRFM.COM

DEADLINE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS: FRIDAY OCTOBER 19TH 2018