Carry out maintenance at our transmitter site in West Africa to enable the continued airing of the good news!
We would like you to join our TWR family in West Africa and help us keep broadcasting God's Word and love in West Africa. If you have experience with the maintenance of machinery and buildings and would like to use those gifts in the spread of the Gospel, then this may be the place for you. The 400-acre transmitter site has diesel generators, antennas, vehicles, tractors, and other machinery which need oversight, along with the buildings. We look forward to hearing from you!
Please note: This position is a supported/sponsored missionary role (not a direct hire opportunity), so you would develop a team of partners who provide financially for your full salary and benefits as a part of this role. We do provide training, resources, and coaching to help missionaries reach these financial support goals!
Our West Africa Broadcast Operations team is looking for missionary to serve as a Mechanic and Maintenance Technician to participate in maintenance of antenna towers and associated diesel equipment, TWR vehicles, transmitter building, studio building and 400-acre TWR-site, missionary residences and mission vehicles.
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
Cultural sensitivity within international teams and a team spirit
Ability to manage priorities and workflow with attention to detail
Mechanical aptitude with the ability to troubleshoot and make basic repairs
Ability to work outdoors in hot, humid conditions
Operation and maintenance of diesel generators
Vehicle, tractor and other machinery maintenance
Participate in maintenance of towers and associated hardware, at heights above 500’
Execute basic repairs of HVAC, small motors, fans, etc.
Repair and maintain fences, roofing, painting, grounds, etc.
Mechanical and electrical background
Experience with diesel engines
Knowledge of tower structures and support systems, along with a familiarity with standard rigging practices and metal structure maintenance
Proficient in French or a willingness to attend language school
TWR exists to assist the Church in reaching the world for Christ by media so that lasting fruit is produced. TWR engages millions in over 275 languages in 190 countries with biblical truth. For more than 65 years, God has equipped TWR to lead people from doubt to decision to discipleship.
Speaking hope to the world by radio, and online at www.twr360.org, all the time, TWR harnesses media to share the hope of Jesus with a potential audience of four billion people around the world.
Join us, using your skills for the furtherance of the Gospel through media!