Broadcast Checker Job Description Sample
Creative Director - Digital & Broadcast Motion Design
Laundry is looking for a rad, experienced Creative Director who has a cutting edge style and who wants to work at one of the best design & animation studios in the world. Candidates should have 3-5 years art directing experience in the motion design/commercial digital and broadcast industry. Significant experience with diverse commercial work, main title design and network branding all a huge plus! You will get to work with our amazing executive creative directors and collaborate with our amazing team of artists who are some of the best in the business. Please apply only if you have excellent communication skills and strong studio management experience. This is a staff position. You will be expected to ideate, concept and lead projects as well as be able to present your ideas, and the ideas of others to clients. You would also be required to oversee and work on projects from beginning through completion and delivery while ensuring client satisfaction. Your role would also consist of studio management responsibilities, overseeing projects, leading teams of artists, working with our head of production and producers in managing budgets and schedules for projects from inception through completion.
Please submit portfolio and link to website.
Proficiencies in the following - Photoshop, Illustrator, C4D, Maya, Pitch Experience, TV, Film, Adobe Suite, Art Direction, After Effects, Maya, Houdini, Editing, Digital, Social, Mobile, et al.
Competitive Salary $120K - $150K + Benefits
Chief Engineer, Broadcast Media Center (2147-254)
The University of Montana and the Broadcast Media Center invites applications for a Chief Engineer for broadcast facilities of MontanaPBS and Montana Public Radio. The Chief Engineer will be responsible for the design, implementation, maintenance and proper operation of all engineering technical aspects of television and radio stations.
The Chief Engineer must be committed to providing timely, quality service in the stewardship of the financial, physical and human resources in the support of The University of Montana Broadcast Media Center. This position reports to the Broadcast Media Center Technical Director.
The University of Montana is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and has a strong institutional commitment to the principle of diversity in all areas. In that spirit, we are particularly interested in receiving applications from a broad spectrum of qualified people who would assist the University in demonstrating its essential values of innovation and creativity, impact, openness, and partnership.
Position is full-time, 1.0 FTE, MUS Professional Contract and includes a comprehensive and competitive benefits package including Insurance package, mandatory retirement plan, partial tuition waiver, and wellness program.
Salary for this position is commensurate with qualifications.
Demonstrated working knowledge of Radio and Television Transmitters
Demonstrated ability to diagnose and repair broadcast related equipment to component level
Demonstrated working knowledge of LAN and WAN networking best practices
Demonstrated competence using general test equipment including multi-meters, oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers, etc.
Demonstrated competence with general and specialized computer word processing, spread sheets, data bases and drawing programs
Knowledge of FCC broadcast requirements
Knowledge of digital television systems theory
Knowledge of HD SD-SDI quality control for video & audio level and timing
Knowledge of safe procedures required to repair, tune and operate High Voltage High Power transmitters
Basic fabrication and Soldering skills
The ability to exercise diplomacy and good judgment
Two (2) years of post-secondary technical training specializing in broadcast engineering, information technology, electronic communications, or closely related field plus three (3) years of full-time (or part-time equivalent) experience in one of the above fields or an equivalent combinations of relevant education and experience.
Must currently possess or be eligible to obtain a valid Montana driver's license by start date and possess an acceptable driving record (less than 10 points).
Certification by the Society of Broadcast Engineers (SBE)
Demonstrated proficiency with computer networks and IT systems
Demonstrated studio and remote live Digital TV production engineering experience
Demonstrated ability to handle all technical aspects of a broadcast facility
Candidate is able to perform work at all studio sites and transmitter sites
Demonstrated ability to monitor and respond to remote transmitters 24/7
Demonstrated experience with audio/video routing systems
Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot and repair transmitter and RF systems
Knowledge of remote control systems (Davicom, Burk, Gentner)
Knowledge of proper grounding procedures for lightning protection and interference reduction
Knowledge of 3 phase AC power distribution and wiring requirements
Demonstrated experience, skills & ability to access geographically challenging sites via 4WD vehicle, snowmobile, snowshoes.
Qualified candidates must be able to meet minimum requirements and perform the primary functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodation.
- Must be able to perform: ability to lift up to 75 lbs; travel and work in extreme weather conditions; hike (and/or ski) to remote sites; reach, climb, crouch, balance, twist, crawl, and kneel; ability to operate snowmobiles, 4WD trucks and tow a trailer safely; ability to travel to and from remote sites safely under all weather conditions at all times of day; work under stressful circumstances in all weather conditions, which requires mobility and physical demands.
About UM and the Broadcast Media Center
The University of Montana is a unit of the Montana University System with more than 11,000 undergraduate and graduate students and 500+ full-time faculty members. It is located in Missoula, a culturally vibrant community of about 70,000, surrounded by mountain grandeur which was recently ranked in the "top 20 best college towns with a population of less than 250,000" by the American Institute for Economic Research and ranked 9th in Outside Magazine's "The 16 Greatest Places to Live in America" in 2014. Many national publications recognize Missoula for its high quality of life. Abundant recreational opportunities in surrounding state and national forests and nearby Glacier National Park and Yellowstone National Park complement a thriving intellectual atmosphere.
The Broadcast Media Center houses KUFM-TV and KUFM Radio. Both are 24-hour-a-day, professionally staffed, CPB-qualified stations, broadcasting as a public service of UM-Missoula. Both stations extend educational and culturally enriching programming: in radio to western and north-central Montana, and statewide in television through MontanaPBS, a collaborative service of UM and Montana State University. The center provides broadcast-quality video and audio production for campus departments on all the University of Montana campuses, as well as national, state and local government agencies.
To learn more about the University of Montana, Missoula, and the State of Montana, please visit the links below.
University of Montana
City of Missoula
Video: There's This Place
Missoula Area Chamber of Commerce
State of Montana
Criminal Background Investigation is required prior to Offer of Employment.
In accordance with University policy, finalists for this position will be subject to criminal background investigations.
Reasonable accommodations are provided in the hiring process for persons with disabilities. For example, this material is available in alternative format upon request. As an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, we encourage applications from minorities, veterans, and women. Qualified candidates may request veterans' or disabilities preference in accordance with state law.
References *References not listed on the application materials may be contacted; notice may be provided to the applicant.
Testing Individual hiring departments at UM may elect to administer pre-employment tests, which are relevant to essential job functions.
Employment Eligibility. All New Employees must be eligible and show employment eligibility verification by the first date of employment at UM, as legally required (e.g., Form I-9).
How to Apply
Priority Application Date: January 13, 2019
Applications received by this date will be guaranteed consideration. Application review will begin after the date and continue until the position is filled.
Please submit the following application materials via "New Resume/CV" button below.
Please note: only five (5) attachments are allowed per application. Please combine documents accordingly.
Letter of Interest – addressing the stated required skills for the position
Detailed resume listing education and describing work experience
Three (3) professional references - Names and contact information
Broadcast Engineer/It Technician
Assist in maintenance of on-air product.
Maintain, troubleshoot & repair equipment and systems.
Install technical equipment & systems at studio, transmitter, STL, in company vehicles, remotes, promotions and at two-way sites in keeping with good engineering practice.
Support station & field operations, as necessary, especially during major studio & field efforts involving technical equipment.
Additional duties and responsibilities may be assigned as necessary.
4 years' experience in broadcast facilities with minimum 2 years Associates degree in electronics or equivalent electronics experience
Experience in high powered FM and directional AM
Ability to troubleshoot and repair at the component level
Familiarity with high voltage, generators, satellite downlink facilities and receivers required
Understanding/troubleshooting of computers, networking and AOIP is a must.
Understanding of basic FCC rules including EAS a plus
Valid state driver's license for operation of company vehicles is required.
Personal vehicle is required for 24 hr. response for emergencies.
24x7 on call, on site availability/service required
Excellent customer service skills are required
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to identify colors, use close and distant vision, visually focus, hear, balance, sit, walk, bend, touch/feel, carry up to 50 pounds, climb, squat, crawl, stand, lift, push/pull, reach, twist and turn.
PT Remote Broadcast Technician
Entercom Dallas seeks a Remote Broadcast Technician to support its Events & Experiences department and maintain readiness of promotional equipment and vehicle fleet. Responsibilities include but are not limited to assisting engineering and event production teams with the setup, takedown and execution of successful remote broadcasts and station events. Remote techs are responsible for the operation of station vehicles, live sound and broadcast equipment. Remote Technicians must have a very good understanding of audio – both live and recorded.
They must understand sound system maintenance and installation issues. They should also possesses the ability to use good engineering practices for wiring and exhibit good radio frequency safety.
Essential duties and Responsibilities:
Maintain readiness of all promotional equipment and station vehicles.
Develop and maintain organizational procedures for broadcast equipment.
Engineer and execute live remote broadcasts utilizing Marti RPU systems, POTS, ISDN and IP technology.
Set-up and operate live performance studio as FOH sound engineer.
Knowledge of remote broadcast vans equipped with generators and pneumatic masts.
Assist with setup and repair of broadcast gear and sound equipment.
Support in-station and field operations as necessary across the technical and promotions departments.
Additional duties and responsibilities may be assigned.
A friendly, customer service focused work ethic.
Must be a self-starter and ability to work independently with little to no supervision.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Work well under pressure and have the ability to think "outside the box" to solve issues quickly.
Possess a valid driving license.
Analyst, Broadcast News Program Insights
Role: The Analyst will assist the NBC News Program Insights team in analyzing Nielsen audience data and consumer insights in order to help deepen understanding of news viewers' behaviors and drive business decisions impacting performance of the key NBC News franchises: TODAY, Nightly News, Meet the Press, and Dateline. The position is for someone with a sense of curiosity about what makes news viewers tick and the role supports internal clients including: Programming, Marketing, Press, Finance, Affiliate Partnerships, and Senior Management.
As a key member of the NBC News Program Insights team, the Analyst's responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
Working with Nielsen and internal data systems to provide routine reporting of linear TV ratings performance of NBC News' and competitors' programs
Communicating visually-compelling, cohesive, data-driven analyses to clients assisting team (from Sr. Manager to VP level) with ad hoc research requests, analyses, and presentations
Proactively identifying and interpreting trends in daily and weekly ratings reports
Creating and maintaining Nielsen data tracking files used by the team
Monitoring industry news/press for trends and competitive insights
Occasionally assisting the NBC News Program Insights team in fulfilling administrative tasks
Four-year degree (B.A., B.S.) from an accredited college or university, preferably in Communications, Marketing, Media, Finance, Statistics, or related field
Proficiency with Microsoft Office tools, particularly Excel, including expertise with pivot tables and logic statements to manipulate and analyze data
Must be willing to work in New York
1+ years of relevant experience in TV/digital media research or analytics with a network, agency, or supplier
Familiarity with the usage of ratings analytics in Programming, Media/Marketing, Press, and Finance
Demonstrated knowledge of Nielsen data systems and tools (such as NPOWER) a plus
Recent hands-on experience analyzing large and complex data sets a plus
Demonstrated passion for TV and news/current events content
Analytical thinker with superior mathematical/statistical capabilities
Passion for storytelling using data
Excellent oral and written communication skills with the ability to effectively summarize and articulate research findings
Detail-oriented with the ability to work efficiently and accurately
Proven ability to be a proactive thinker and self-starter
Intellectually curious with a demonstrated aptitude and willingness to learn new methods and tools
Collaborative attitude and team player
Broadcast Operations Manager
- Please note that this is a Staff with End Date (SWED) role. This position has an anticipated end date of June 30, 2019.
Anticipate, react to, and resolve technical and operational issues with urgency
Act as the prime representative of On-Air Operations on a 24X7 basis to both internal and external clients, and business partners
Supervise and direct the on-air technical staff throughout the entire broadcast day, including more than 30 NABET-represented operations specialists
Maintain and execute network broadcast schedule: NBC network distribution to 230 affiliates, and Telemundo network distribution
Coordinate broadcast operations throughout the four domestic time zones
Supervise pre-recorded, live and time zone delayed program schedules
Ensure availability and quality assurance of all scheduled on air media, including programs, live control rooms, remote feeds, commercials, network promotions and public service announcements
Resolve all facility, equipment, media and broadcast scheduling issues
Provide professional and technical communication to senior management, program producers, studio control rooms and affiliate representatives
Record and communicate all changes and discrepancies to the on air schedule including live programming, breaking news and on-air defects
Adjust manpower assignments and hours based on operational demands and changes
Leadership role in project management and presentation
Relevant experience in an On-Air broadcast environment with strong understanding of the television production and distribution process
Additional Job Requirements
Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered (note job #:45266BR)
Must be willing to work in New York, NY
Must be willing to work 24/7/365 in a dynamic fast-paced environment
Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU's Alternative Dispute Resolution Program (internal only)
BA/BS degree; concentration in Communications, Telecommunications, Computer Science, or Electrical Engineering preferred
Experience in a live broadcast environment, with Master Control and Transmission experience preferred
Technical experience with automated, real-time systems, familiarity with RF modulation and MPEG devices.
Ability to troubleshoot video and audio problems.
Experience with commercial traffic and facility scheduling operations
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Project Management background
Ability to effectively prioritize and multi-task
Store - Price Checker - CA
Position Summary: Responsible for providing exceptional customer service and creating a customer centric environment. Responsible for maintaining the pricing integrity of our store through adherence to company guidelines and polices.
General Purpose: Customer Service, Basic selling skills, Merchandising and retail operating standards, Pricing Integrity and accuracy to ensure compliance with the State of California Pricing Laws.
? Must exhibit exceptional customer service at all times in all interactions and communications with customers, fellow associates and management
? Able to work a flexible schedule to meet business needs based on changes to pricing
? Utilize operational interactivity to comfortably connect with our customers, understand their needs and present solutions
? Embraces Staples values; Own it, Say it like it is, Be Caring, Keep it Simple, and Work Together every shift
? Exhibit sound judgment and ethical behavior at all times
? Delivers exceptional customer service
? Perform price changes, price discrepancy and pricing audits via:
o Weekly Price Check Audits
o Daily Price Changes
o Price Discrepancy Report
o Records Retention
? Responds resourcefully to customer requests and concerns
? Provide an inviting environment for the customers by maintaining a neat and clean area
? Adhere to all company policies procedures & safety standards
? Perform other related duties as assigned
? Convey appropriate product and services knowledge
? Able to engage and speak to customers
Preferred skills and experience
? Customer service experience in a retail environment
? Attention to detail and managing execution
Reporting to this person: No direct reports
Staples is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.
Cisco TV Broadcast And Events Production Manager
What You'll Do
This Broadcast and Events Production Manager is responsible for managing the San Jose Cisco TV facilities, as well as overseeing production crew and freelancers working in these spaces. This person is responsible for ensuring the proper training and people are scheduled to support events. This person will also be responsible for monitoring Meetings, Events and Broadcasts globally to ensure consistency throughout our facilities.
Creates process, policy, and best practices for production crew and freelancers as it pertains to supporting Cisco TV Meetings, Events and Broadcasts.
Trains and mentors production crew and freelancers on facility specifics, scheduling, workflow, process and best practices.
Helps and mentors broadcast producers, production crew and freelancers with large, challenging and complex project.
Handles and leads broadcast elements, pre-broadcast countdown and promos/commercials for Broadcasts and Events.
Oversees and Manages freelance payroll and pay rates.
Interface between Cisco TV leadership and the Managed Service leadership to plan and implement training and scheduling of full time and freelance Managed Service staff.
Managing and overseeing our scheduling team. Includes: Reviewing and advising Senior Director assignments, reviewing and advising on-location crew scheduling, specifically travel plans and coverage (external events).
Overseeing our studios for production readiness, set changes, equipment changes and personnel.
Liaise and align with the engineering and studio production crew.
Supporting day-to-day tasks or special requests during high volume production days/weeks.
Navigating scheduling conflicts and/or escalations.
Who You'll Work With
The Cisco TV team is Cisco's internal production team. In this role you will work closely with our Internal Events and Broadcast manager and External Events and Broadcast manager, identifying and strategizing on areas of improvement of the overall operations of our studio and event center facilities. You will work very closely with our managed service, contract production crew and freelance crew; helping with hiring freelance staff, training and implementing new processes and procedures.
Who You Are
You have 5+ years of full time experience in live corporate or broadcast television.
You have experience leading and motivating large teams.
You have proven knowledge and understanding of live broadcast and production crew.
Good understanding of broadcast and production practices, techniques and terminology.
You have hands on knowledge of broadcast video production equipment.
You have a strong production skillset.
The ability to work flexible hours including night and weekends when needed.
Must be willing to work in San Jose, California.
Ability to prioritize and work on multiple tasks and adhere to deadlines in a fast paced energetic environment.
Strong organizational, analytical and problem solving skills.
Must be employee-focused and maintain a high level of customer satisfaction with internal business partners.
Possess excellent communication, presentation, organization and time management skills.
Ability to work well independently and on collaborative teams.
At Cisco, each person brings their own unique talents to work as a team and make a difference.
Yes, our technology changes the way the world works, lives, plays and learns, but our edge comes from our people.
We connect everything – people, process, data and things – and we use those connections to change our world for the better.
We innovate everywhere
- From launching a new era of networking that adapts, learns and protects, to building Cisco Services that accelerate businesses and business results. Our technology powers entertainment, retail, healthcare, education and more – from Smart Cities to your everyday devices.
- We benefit everyone
- We do all of this while striving for a culture that empowers every person to be the difference, at work and in our communities.
Colorful hair? Don't care. Tattoos? Show off your ink. Like polka dots? That's cool. Pop culture geek? Many of us are. Be you, with us! #WeAreCisco
WGAL, Hearst Television's NBC affiliate in Lancaster, PA, is seeking a Broadcast Technologist / Maintenance Technician with drive, ambition and dedication to quality control of local news production and day-to-day technical operations. We are looking for a person with a positive, team-oriented attitude with good communication skills and willingness to work in a dynamic broadcasting and news environment. The Broadcast Technologist maintains the technical integrity of the station's on-air signals and its equipment from acquisition to distribution. This position provides support for end users and associated systems for all station efforts in-house and on remote location.
Install & maintain broadcast equipment and systems
Assist with day to day technical operational systems and needs
System & application installation/updates/support
Trouble-shoot and correct, or repair, equipment, systems, and IT network issues in a timely manner
Maintains microwave central receive sites, satellite antenna systems, signal distribution and routing systems, processing systems, monitoring devices, and automation systems
Maintains production equipment including studio cameras, production switcher, play out servers, graphics devices, lighting systems, weather graphics and weather systems, audio consoles, microphones, and IFBs
Maintains news-gathering equipment including ENG cameras, field gear, ENG, DSNG, and SNG trucks, editing systems, and support devices
Maintains support equipment including master and sub switchers, monitors, videotape machines, computer systems, microphones, and intercoms
Conducts troubleshooting, installation, research, documentation, and cabling tasks.
Must be willing to perform occasional light building or facility maintenance duties.
2+ years of experience working at a commercial television station with experience in maintaining and troubleshooting a wide variety of broadcast equipment.
Skill with video production, microwave systems, IT infrastructure, and station automation.
Good analytical & technical problem-solving skills
Must be able to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment with constant deadlines
Good interpersonal and communication skills, positive attitude, team player
Have a solid background in broadcast television systems, transmission, and satellite communications
Excellent troubleshooting and problem-solving skills with the ability to repair equipment
Knowledge of computers, computer systems, and networking
Excellent skill with video production, microwave systems, IT infrastructure, and station automation
Desired to have experience with AutoCAD for system design and layout
Must be able to lift, carry, and move up to 50 lbs., climb ladders, work on rooftops and in confined spaces
Must be flexible to work various days and non-standard shifts as assigned
Must have the ability to work effectively with other team members and independently
Must be capable of following instructions, verbal and written
Must have the ability work with minimal supervision
Maintain Corporate Standards, Policies, and Procedures
College or Technical School degree preferred
Military training and experience in electronics, avionics or related fields will be considered
Military Broadcast Television Equipment Maintenance (BTVEM) course from Defense Information School (DINFOS) a plus.
Broadcast Engineer (12166)
Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated to ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!
WJAR-TV in Cranston, RI is seeking a full-time Broadcast Engineer! This individual will be responsible for installing and maintaining video, audio, and other equipment associated with television broadcasting. This includes server-based record and play-out systems, non-linear editors, production switchers, routing switchers, MPEG encoders, decoders, automation, news room computer systems, data networks, and broadcast transmission equipment.
Provide the engineering design and assist with the building and installation of electronic systems/equipment as assigned
Maintain and repair transmitters (AM, FM, TV, Microwave, Fiber, satellite, etc.), receivers, cameras, switchers, graphic systems, audio equipment, video tape systems, routers, automation/editing systems, intercoms, two-way radios, monitors and display systems
Provide budget information to support the implementation of new systems
Provide technical support to operational users
Consult and communicate with engineering management and other engineers on technical issues as required
Provide specific engineering signal flow diagrams for CAD documentation on all work performed on technical systems
Perform all technical work to engineering standards and practices
Other duties may be assigned
Qualifications and Requirements:
Minimum of two to five years broadcast experience
Associate's degree (AA) in electronics preferred
Self-starter, able to work efficiently without direct supervision
Be able to work effectively with other departments receiving and communicating instructions via telephone or in person
Be able to read and understand technical materials
Able to set priorities under pressure of deadlines
Able to concentrate for long periods of time
Must be flexible to accommodate shift changes including extended hours, weekends, and evenings
Working knowledge of broadcast station operations
SBE certification preferred
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!
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