Operations Technician

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

Portland,ME

Sinclair Broadcast Group

DESCRIPTION

WGME CBS13 / WPFO FOX 23, in Portland, Maine, is a trusted brand providing Maine viewers with local news, weather, sports, entertainment, and social media content. We hire talented people who wish to excel in the television and digital content industry. You will have the opportunity to work with a team filled with spirit, passion and imagination. We have an exciting opportunity for a FT hands-on Operations Technician that will serve in any of the broadcast operations positions as assigned as part of a team to ensure programming airs correctly with the highest technical quality possible.


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REQUIREMENTS

WGME CBS13 / WPFO FOX 23, in Portland, Maine, is a trusted brand providing Maine viewers with local news, weather, sports, entertainment, and social media content. We hire talented people who wish to excel in the television and digital content industry. You will have the opportunity to work with a team filled with spirit, passion and imagination. We have an exciting opportunity for a FT hands-on Operations Technician that will serve in any of the broadcast operations positions as assigned as part of a team to ensure programming airs correctly with the highest technical quality possible. This will include master controls, audio, spot server, floor directing, studio camera and lighting and other duties as assigned. The ideal candidate must be versatile and capable of learning specialized software applications and have an aptitude for operating electronic equipment. You must have great attention to detail, excellent computer skills, and must be able to work in a fast paced environment.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Broadcast operations including setting up, controlling and monitoring television broadcast equipment to transmit television programs and commercials to the viewing audience
  • On-air switching, dubbing and transferring programs
  • Gathering satellite feeds for broadcast use
  • Preparation and operation of equipment (before, during and after live newscasts)
  • Support the production of newscasts and other live or taped programming for television and multi-platform use
  • Support operation of the station by assisting Engineering, News, and other departments
  • Other duties as assigned

Experience:

  • Previous experience as a Master Control Operator is preferred

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!


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Sinclair Broadcast Group

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