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RF Broadcast Engineer or Technician

Jan - Dec 2022 | TWR International

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Trip #25712

RF Broadcast Engineer or Technician

Trip #25712

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TWR International

Location:

Multiple Regions

Dates:

Jan - Dec 2022
Lasts 3 months to 1 year

Activities:

Technical/Professional Skills

Cost:

** See Financial Information Below
Agency: TWR International
Location: Multiple Regions
Dates: Jan - Dec 2022
Lasts 3 months to 1 year
Activities: Technical/Professional Skills
Cost: ** See Financial Information Below
Inquire about the trip

Are you an engineer or technician with RF experience and a heart to get the Gospel to the peoples of West Africa or Central and South America? How about considering joining our TWR family to keep broadcasting God's Word and love in West Africa or the Caribbean? If you are an engineer or technician with RF experience, then this may be the place for you. We look forward to hearing from you!

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What the Mission Trip Will Be Like

Oversee radio broadcasts through installing, operating, maintaining, troubleshooting and repairing all equipment related to the broadcasts (including studios, RF and AF). Design and implement equipment modifications and improvements and train others to do the same.

Core Competencies:

Commitment to Jesus Christ evidenced by a personal relationship

Excitement about being involved in full-time missions and willingness to develop a team of prayer and financial partners

Strong people skills; ability to communicate in a friendly and winning way

Cultural sensitivity within international teams and a team spirit

Ability to manage priorities and workflow with attention to detail

Responsibilities:

Supervise site technicians in installation, operation, maintenance, troubleshooting and repairing all equipment related to broadcast (towers, rigging equipment, tuning equipment, transmitters, audio processing, computers, remote control, computer networks, generators, studio equipment, and other broadcast equipment)

Maintain oversight of stock of spare parts, apply scheduled and unscheduled maintenance, fault isolation, troubleshooting, repairs, and applying creative approaches when normal solutions are not possible or practical

Assist TWR’s partner offices in installing, maintaining, troubleshooting and repairing equipment related to broadcasting, training their personnel and providing consulting advice

Evaluate broadcast systems of the transmitting station, TWR national offices and TWR partners in the region and make suggestions for changes, modifications and improvements Desirable Qualifications:

Four-year degree in electrical/computer engineering or a two-year degree in electronics or equivalent work experience

Minimum five years’ experience in a broadcasting environment

Proficiency in spoken and written English and intermediate French (Benin site)

Ability/willingness to travel occasionally

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Additional Trip Information

Region:
Caribbean, Western Africa
Participant Age:
Adult, Senior Adults
Eligible to Go:
Families, Individuals, Married Couples
Other Financial Notes:
If serving as a short-term missionary with TWR, individuals either volunteer OR raise support for a per diem rate to cover the cost of living expenses.
Training debriefing
Full orientation and debriefing
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Mission Trip Offered By TWR International

TWR International is a non-profit, global, Christian media organization that creates and distributes audio media over radio (shortwave, AM and FM) and digital media over the Internet in over 300 languages in order to reach the entire world for Christ so that lasting fruit is produced. TWR is looking for technical, creative and business people who want to serve God and bring a message of hope to the world.

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