Promoting and Advocating for the Broadcasters of Nevada, While Serving the Public

Nevada Broadcasters Association

Come join Scripp’ ABC station KTNV Channel 13 in the dynamic city of Las Vegas. The Assistant Chief Engineer will help lead an organization responsible for on-air performance of broadcast operations including all video, audio and associated equipment adhering to policies and procedures established by management.

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WHAT YOU’LL DO:

  • Back up the Dir, Engineering in managing the installation and repair of all television, mobile and internet systems and equipment.

  • Monitor and enforce procedures, regulation and policies as set by management. Assist in establishing and implementing policies and procedures.

  • Assist in managing the scheduling of personnel; and plan, design and document on-going and future television and online systems.

  • Work with Dir, Engineering in the determination of current and future studio needs; in the tracking of repair and maintenance budgets; in the evaluation of equipment prior to purchase.

  • Communicate professionally with individuals and groups within and outside of the station. Communicate on a frequent basis with all other departments.

  • Maintain good employee and labor relations. Coordinate staff training to meet the on-going and future technological needs of the station.

  • Perform other duties as needed.

WHAT YOU’LL NEED:

  • An Associates degree in electrical or electronic engineering from an accredited institution is preferred.

  • 3 years of experience in television engineering and operations.

WHAT YOU’LL BRING:

  • Must have an understanding of electronic, electrical, mechanical and information systems.

  • Good verbal and written communications skills.

  • Must be able to function during demanding and stressful periods and be time flexible.

  • Must have a keen interest in emerging broadcast related technologies and how they might be utilized in our business environment.

ADDITIONAL CONSIDERATIONS:

  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.

  • Valid driver’s license and good driving record required. In addition, proof of insurance and liability coverage may be required.

ABOUT SCRIPPS:

The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP) is a diversified media company focused on creating a better-informed world. As the nation’s fourth-largest local TV broadcaster, Scripps serves communities with quality, objective local journalism and operates a portfolio of 61 stations in 41 markets. The Scripps Networks reach nearly every American through the national news outlets Court TV and Newsy and popular entertainment brands ION, Bounce, Grit, Laff and Court TV Mystery. Scripps is the nation’s largest holder of broadcast spectrum. Scripps runs an award-winning investigative reporting newsroom in Washington, D.C., and is the longtime steward of the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Founded in 1878, Scripps has held for decades to the motto, “Give light and the people will find their own way.”

As an equal employment opportunity employer, The E.W. Scripps Company and its affiliates do not discriminate in its employment decisions on the basis of race, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender, color, religion, age, genetic information, medical condition, disability, marital status, citizenship or national origin, and military membership or veteran status, or on any other basis which would be in violation of any applicable federal, state or local law. Furthermore, the company will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship for the company.

 

Qualified applicants should apply at http://scripps.com/careers.    

Station/Company

KTNV

Post Date: April 30, 2021
Closing Date: May 30, 2021