KMSP/WFTC -TV is in need of a qualified full time Engineering Technician. 3 years of experience in broadcast television and/or AV environment or equivalent collage degree is recommended. This position would be responsible for staffing our Master Control and Production Control Room environments.
Master Control operations: including monitoring transmitters to keep in FCC compliance. Programming, promotional and commercial ingest and preparation into master control automation systems.
Recording of satellite feeds and FTP of content into the master control automation servers.
Maintaining of transmitter and broadcast logs: Assisting Newscast Directors during live newscast and breaking news and weather.
Assist the Maintenance Technicians with projects that may include moving and installing equipment and the pulling and preparing of cables in our broadcast facility.
Production Automation Director Co-Operator during live and pre-recorded newscasts and segments.
Production Automation coding of newscast and segments and promos for live and pre-recorded broadcasts.
Basic knowledge of television equipment and operations in preferred
We are a 24/7 television broadcast center and this position will be scheduled both AM and PM shifts, weekends and most Holidays. Vacation relief will be one of the responsibilities of this job so scheduled days off may change. Must be willing to join IBEW local 292 as a requirement of this job.