Part-Time IT Technician in Columbia MO, at Cumulus Media

Date Posted: 1/14/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

CUMULUS MEDIA | Columbia-Jefferson City is looking for an experienced part-time  IT Technician.  The IT Technician is responsible for the installation, maintenance and repair of computers, LAN/WAN networks and telecommunication equipment. May also assist the Chief Engineer with the installation, maintenance and repair of broadcasting equipment to maintain a competitive audio presence in the market.

Who We Are: 

CUMULUS | Columbia-Jefferson City currently features 7 stations in Mid Missouri.  Our stations include: Q106.1 KOQL, Soft Rock 101.5 KPLA, 102.3BXR,  NASH FM 100.1, News-Talk 98.9/1400 KFRU, News-Talk 103.5/1240 KLIK, and Classic Hits 97.5  The cluster of 7 stations reaches thousands of listeners on a daily basis.     

Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintain maximum up-time for all computer system and LAN/WAN networks
  • Follow routine maintenance procedures and schedules for all network and computer equipment
  • May assist on the installation and maintenance of control consoles, audio routers, recording equipment, microphones, digital audio systems, transmitters, antennas, control systems, remote equipment, etc.
  • Responsibilities include keeping systems patched and software up to date, ensuring anti-virus software is current and operating correctly and being on 24/7 in the event of an off-air emergency
  • Must be willing to learn about radio automations and routing systems
  • Travel to other office or tower sites may be necessary from time to time.
  • 24/7 on call


Job Requirements


  • Windows 2008, XP, Windows 7, Windows 10, Active Directory, Microsoft SQL Server 2000-2003-2005-2008, MySQL, Microsoft IIS, Apache, Mac iOS, Microsoft Office and Exchange clients
  • Routing/Switching: MPLS, BGP, OSPF, IP Multicast, VOIP
  • Internet Security: Firewall (PIX/ASA, Barracuda), Intrusion Detection Services, NAT, Policy Routing, DMZ, VPN (IPSec, L2TP)
  • LAN/WAN architectures including Ethernet, Spanning Tree, ISL and Point to Point Circuits.
  • Cisco PIX/ASA firewalls, Cisco Switches, Cisco IP Routers, Cisco VOIP, etc.
  • Experience with packet level network troubleshooting
  • Adtran Atlas DACS, Adtran T1/T3 CSU/DSUs, ISDN BRI and PRIs
  • Interact with management and staff at all levels and ability to multi-task and handle pressures and deadlines
  • Computer audio including WAV, MP2, MP3, AAC
  • May be required to lift 50 pounds
  • Ability to climb stairs and ladders is required
  • Minimum 3+ years in IT related field
  • All new hires must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by date of hire, subject to legally-mandated accommodations

Education and Licensing:

  • Microsoft MCSE preferred
  • Cisco CCNA or above preferred
  • SBE CBNT a plus
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills required
  • Continuing education to maintain knowledge on the latest systems and technology
  • Must possess valid state driver's license and provide required proof of personal vehicle insurance

What we offer:

  • Competitive pay
  • Focused, responsible and collaborative work environment with the ability, to ask what if and try innovative solutions


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CUMULUS MEDIA is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).