Technician, MCO/ Operations (NE)

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere


Nexstar Media Group,Inc.


Purpose/reason for this Position:


KTVI-FOX2/KPLR11 is seeking qualified applicants having experience and expertise in all facets of broadcast television engineering operations. You may edit video for our newscasts, as well as work in the studio and control room during the newscasts: Operating cameras, audio, ENG/SNG Trucks and more. Must be able to demonstrate non-linear editing skills.  Hours can be anything from early morning to late night, holidays, weekends, etc. We are a 24/7 operation. 


• Bachelors Degree preferred
• 2 – 3 years Master Control experience and other broadcasting experience


Knowledge Skills & Abilities:

 Operate broadcast equipment in Master Control for (8) channels.

 • Operate equipment including automated on-air playback systems, media prep operations, satellite receiving equipment and server-based media storage systems

 • Operation of Production Control Room Automation (Ross Overdrive), Production Audio, Camera robotics, Non-Linear editing, Microwave truck operations, Satellite Truck Operations

 • Monitor transmitter remote systems- take transmitter readings and make remote adjustments to transmitter as needed

 • Communication with all station departments, including making quick decisions and having the ability to react quickly to changing conditions, is required.

 • Precise written skills are required in writing discrepancy reports daily and maintain written documentation of daily events and errors during assigned shifts.

 • Able to lift at least 60 pounds.
Build and decorates the set and/or provides props used for production
Assist in the installation, operation, and maintenance broadcast equipment

Provide production-related support as needed and may work with outside production facilities
Assist in digital media productions, liaising with appropriate departments
May convert analog recordings, film, or printed materials to digital format
Maintains and stores equipment, records, and tapes
Experience in television, film, or postproduction preferred but not required
Must be able to interact well with video journalists, anchors, videographers, news managers, production, and engineering staff
Detail oriented
Excellent communication and organization skills
Availability to work any shifts, including weekends and overnights.
A valid driver’s license is required, with a good driving record.


KTVI / KPLR are Equal Opportunity Employers


Apply online at:–Production–NE-_REQ-19099