11414 West Center Road, Suite 342
Omaha, NE 68144
Phone: 402-933-5995
Fax: 402-933-0059
E-mail: jim@ne-ba.org

Broadcast Careers: KETV TV, Omaha - Broadcast Maintenance Technician

 

Category:
Engineering

Position/Title:
Maintenance Technician

Details:

KETV has an opening for an
experienced Broadcast Maintenance Technician. The Maintenance Technician
maintains the technical integrity of the station’s on-air signals and its
equipment from acquisition to distribution. This position supports all station
efforts in-house and on remote location.

 

Job Responsibilities:

 

  • ·        
    Maintains digital transmitters,
    microwave central receive sites, satellite antenna systems, signal distribution
    and routing systems, processing systems, monitoring devices, and automation
    systems.

 

  • ·        
    Maintains production equipment
    including robotic camera system, production switcher, play out servers,
    graphics devices, lighting systems, weather graphics and weather systems, audio
    consoles, microphones, and IFBs.

 

  • ·        
    Maintains news-gathering
    equipment including ENG cameras, field gear, ENG and SNG trucks, editing
    systems, and support devices.

 

  • ·        
    Maintains support equipment
    including master and sub switchers, monitors, videotape machines, XDCAM decks,
    computer systems, microphones, and intercoms.

 

  • ·        
    Conducts troubleshooting,
    installation, research, documentation, and cabling tasks.

Vacancy Type:
Full Time

Date Posted:
5/11/2017

Closing Date:
6/11/2017

City:
Omaha

State:
Nebraska

Experience:

  • ·        
    Should have 2+ years of
    experience working as a maintenance technician.

Requirements:

Qualifications
Requirements:                                             

 

  • ·        
    Must have a solid background in
    broadcast television systems, transmission, and satellite communications

 

  • ·        
    Must have excellent
    troubleshooting and problem-solving skills with the ability to repair equipment
    down to the circuit level

 

  • ·        
    Must have knowledge of computers,
    computer systems, and networking

 

  • ·        
    Must have advanced skill with
    video production, microwave systems, IT infrastructure, and station automation

 

  • ·        
    Desired to have experience
    maintaining and troubleshooting digital broadcast transmitters

 

  • ·        
    Must be able to lift, carry, and
    move up to 50 lbs., climb ladders, work on rooftops and in confined spaces

 

  • ·        
    Must be flexible to work various
    days and non-standard shifts as assigned

 

  • ·        
    Must have the ability to work
    effectively with other team members and independently

 

  • ·        
    Must be capable of following
    instructions, verbal and written

 

  • ·        
    Must have the ability work with
    minimal supervision

 

  • ·        
    Must have the ability to sit or
    stand for long periods of time

 

  • ·        
    Must have excellent vision (with
    or without corrective lenses) with ability to read and distinguish colors.

 

Education:

 

  • ·        
    Associates degree in electronic
    engineering or a minimum of two-years of an accredited technical electronics
    school equivalent or equivalent work experience.

 

  • ·        
    SBE CPBE (or better)
    certification a plus.

Contact:
To Apply
Please visit careers.hearstteleivison.com to apply.
EOE
M/F/D/V

 


Job posted by an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

5/11/17

 

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