Senior Satellite Technician We are looking for Senior Satellite Technicians to install, perform upgrade services and maintenance on large (3+ meter) C-Band Satellite dishes for the radio and TV broadcast industry. In this role, along with an assistant, you will be required to install and mount satellite components and cabling and assist with aiming, troubleshooting, and compiling diagnostic reports. To be successful as a TBA satellite technician, you should demonstrate excellent problem-solving abilities and precision in your work. Ultimately, a top-notch satellite technician should be able to diagnose and resolve technical issues efficiently and provide excellent customer support. Senior Satellite […]
Between January 2019 and November 2020, TBA Communications installed over 120 new TV transmitters for the TV re-pack initiative.  Take a look through our “Showcase” to see some examples of our work!  With our work on the television repack clearing the upper 300 MHz of the UHF TV spectrum complete, our attention shifts to the C-band satellite spectrum transition that is radically changing the landscape of the 3.7 to 4.2GHz frequency. Over the next three years all registered satellite antennas must retrofitted or replaced to comply with the FCC’s mandated spectrum re-allocation of the lower 280 MHz of the band […]
TBA recently added four Applied Instruments XR-3™ Modular Test Analyzers to it’s crew’s toolboxes allowing rapid alignment, setup and proof of performance documentation of satellite antenna installations. From satellite dish alignment, to UHF off-air antenna pointing, to cable TV MER measurements, the XR-3 is the signal level meter (satellite meter) for you! The XR-3 is the most capable meter offered by Applied Instruments. The XR-3’s modular design with field swappable modules provides wide versatility to fit different measurement applications, including broadcast satellite, VSAT satellite, VHF/UHF off-air, and CATV (QAM and analog).
TBA has just acquired two Ford Transit Connect service vehicles for our fleet. They’re outfitted with internal shelving ladder racks and 1500W AC inverters. This addition doubles our field service capabilities.