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Position/Title:
Technician I, Maintenance
Details:

KLAS-TV has an immediate opening for a Technical I, Maintenance Engineer.

Nexstar Media Group Inc. is the largest TV station operation in the country.  With the reach of 171 television stations in 100 markets addressing nearly 38.7% of US television household, and a diversified, growing digital media operation.  Nexstar Media Group Inc. is the parent company of Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. & Nexstar Digital LLC.  Learn more at www.nexstar.tv.

The Maintenance Technician is a member of the Technical Services Department and responsible for providing engineering and maintenance support for KLAS-TV under the direction of Technical Services Management.  This person must have general knowledge of television transmitters and RF.

EEO Statement: 

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Vacancy Type:
Full Time
Date Posted:
6/17/2020
Closing Date:
7/17/2020
City:
Las Vegas – 89109
State:
Nevada
URL:
http://www.8newsnow.com/
Experience:
Responsibilities:

  • Assist in maintaining all station broadcast equipment within the facility. 
  • Assist in maintaining and monitoring all inbound and outbound transport streams.
  • Install, support and maintain IT equipment and infrastructure.
  • Review and maintain system design documents and drawings.
  • Perform routine maintenance on all broadcast equipment.
  • Problem solving/troubleshooting to reduce equipment downtime and maximize system efficiency.
  • Develop audio/video and IT solutions that meet end users’ requirements.
  • Responsible for maintaining multiple servers/routers/hubs/switches/PC’s.
  • Generates analysis from concept to completion on projects assigned.
  • Interface with various users, technical services, technicians and other Engineers to implement, install and debug these systems.
  • Responsible for successful completion of new initiatives and operational projects.  Must be detail oriented with the ability to multi-task and prioritize in a fast-paced environment.
  • Perform other job related duties as requested by management.
Requirements:
Skills & Responsibilities:

  • BS degree in Electrical Engineering, IT, and/or other advanced technical/science degree or related work experience.
  • Experience with broadcast audio, video and control systems, video servers, graphics & IT systems.
  • Knowledge of master control and operations.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. 
  • Proficient with Windows and Mac operating systems.  
  • Must be detail oriented with ability to multi-task and prioritize in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to communicate with non-technical staff to resolve technical matters.
  • Knowledge of IT networking, firewalls, RF, fiber optics and encoding/decoding.
  • Ability to lift and move PC and peripheral equipment…up to 50lbs.
  • Ability to climb latter, stairs, and work in high elevation, tight enviroments.
Contact:
Apply online at: https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar
Apply Online URL:
https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar
Job Req #:
4640
***** EOE/MINORITIES/FEMALES/VETERANS/DISABLED *****
Station/Company

KLAS TV

Post Date: June 17, 2020
Closing Date: July 17, 2020