TV Maintenance Technician
CBS Television StationsBoston, MA
Full Time Job
CBS Television Stations consists of 28 CBS-owned stations in 17 major U.S. markets, as well as the stations' digital properties. The portfolio of stations includes 15 that are part of the CBS Television Network, eight affiliates of The CW Network, three independent stations and two MyNetworkTV affiliates.
The station group's properties also include CBSN Local, a joint initiative with CBS Interactive that features direct-to-consumer streaming news services in the markets where the Company has local news organizations. CBS Television Stations' premium local content is also distributed to consumers by the group's websites and mobile applications.
Maintenance, repair, installation, and operation of broadcast technical equipment and systems within the broadcast plant and related facilities at a top-10 market television station duopoly.???Also provide support of station operations in major station efforts or special projects as needed.
Candidates should have a thorough knowledge of IT, analog and serial digital television systems (SD and HD) and equipment found in a large television plant as well as experience in non-linear editing systems and video compression systems.??They should also be competent in using Microsoft Office products and have at least a basic understanding of CAD software.??Experience with microwave, satellite and two-way radio systems would be considered a plus.??Operating experience (video, audio and camera robotics) is desirable.??Candidates should have a minimum of five years' experience as a radio, television or cable systems maintenance engineer in a professional broadcast facility or closely related industry.??Excellent oral and written communication skills are required.?'sBE certification is preferred.