Technical Manager - Pickelball
Tennis ChannelSanta Monica, CA
Full Time Job
We are seeking a Technical Manager to oversee the technical aspects of our pickleball productions. This role will ensure the seamless execution of all technical aspects related to live tournaments and events. The primary goal will be to maintain the highest quality standards while managing a team of technical professionals.
Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:
• Technical Oversight: Lead and manage all technical aspects of production, including camera operations, lighting, audio, IP REMI transmission delivery and broadcast equipment.
• Team Leadership: Supervise and coordinate technical staff, including camera operators, lighting technicians, sound engineers, and production assistants. Provide guidance and support to ensure the team's efficiency and productivity.
• Equipment Management: Work with the Engineer in Charge (EIC) to maintain and oversee the proper functioning of all production equipment, including cameras, lighting fixtures and microphones.
• Quality Control: Ensure all broadcasts meet the highest quality standards, including video quality, audio clarity and overall technical excellence.
• Troubleshooting: Identify and resolve technical issues that may arise during live broadcasts.
• Collaboration: Work closely with producers, directors, production managers, and other production team members to execute their creative vision while adhering to technical requirements.
• Safety Compliance: Ensure all technical operations adhere to safety regulations and best practices, including electrical safety and equipment maintenance.
• Budget Management: Assist in budget planning for technical equipment and tournament expenses.
• Proven 10 years' experience in television production with technical supervisory roles
• Strong knowledge of television broadcast equipment and technology
• Excellent problem-solving and troubleshooting skills
• Effective leadership and team management abilities
• Detail-oriented with a commitment to delivering high-quality productions
• Ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment
• Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. PickleBallTV is television streaming network dedicated to both the sport and the lifestyle of Pickleball. Our network is home to every aspect of the wide-ranging, worldwide Pickleball community
Pickelball TV is part of the Sinclair Broadcast Group. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair!
We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!
About the Team
The life-blood of our organization is our people. We have a compelling story, a goal-oriented culture, and we take really good care of people. How good? Here is a glimpse: great benefits, open-door policy, upward mobility and a strong desire to see you succeed. Ready to be part of a winning team? Let's talk.
The base salary compensation range for this role is $157,000 to $175,000. Final compensation for this role will be determined by various factors such as a candidates' relevant work experience, skills, certifications, and geographic location. Full time positions are eligible for benefits that include participation in a retirement plan, life and disability insurance, health, dental and vision plans, flexible spending accounts, sick leave, vacation time, personal time, parental leave and employee stock purchase plan.