IT Specialist / Maintenance Engineer
Hearst TelevisionLouisville, KY
Full Time Job
WLKY TV is looking for an IT Specialist /Maintenance Engineer to join our station.
This position is responsible for IT Desktop Support and Broadcast television support at our station. The IT Specialist will perform day-to-day maintenance and carry
out upkeep of computers and network infrastructure and printers and provide
user support, also they will support ENG operation and other television systems.
• Station IT operations under the direction of the IT Manager and Director of Engineering.
LAN/IT infrastructure, installation and support of network hardware &
with end users and install desktop, laptop and workstation computers based
on company direction
technical guidance and support to end users
to work as a part of a large collaborative group
with end users to determine and troubleshoot hardware, software and system
news-gathering equipment including ENG cameras, field gear, ENG, DSNG, and SNG
trucks, editing systems, and support devices.
troubleshooting, installation, research, documentation, and cabling tasks.
• Occasional travel to two news bureau locations
IT work experience and the desire to succeed
years in a desk top support role or equivalent
in the television broadcast setting is preferred
military experience will be considered
knowledge of Microsoft Windows desktop and server operating systems
and stand-alone printers and digital copiers
device support & connectivity
and web-based applications
the positive attitude of a collaborative team player
to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment with constant deadlines
professional interpersonal and communication skills
have the ability to sit or stand for long periods of time
• Must be flexible to work various days and non-standard shifts as assigned
• Computer Science, Information Science or Information Technology
or an equivalent combination of training and real-world work experience
including military experience. -
• Previous experience in Broadcast production environment is a plus