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Operations Engineer - Full Time, Hourly, Temporary - Job #9-14

POSTING DATE: April 1, 2014
REVISED DATE: May 20, 2014
JOB #:  9-14
JOB TITLE: Operations Engineer
COMPANY: WNYT/WNYA-TV
STATUS: Full-Time, Hourly, Temporary

QUALIFICATIONS:

Candidates are required to have one-year prior experience in Broadcast Master Control Operations.

Skills required include:

  • On-air Switching
  • Videotape and Video Server Operations
  • Run Audio for Live Programs
  • Remote Truck Operation

Preferred qualifications include experience with Master Control Automation, Grass Valley switching systems and ENG/Sat truck operation.  Current FCC General Class license and/or SBE certification in Television Broadcasting a plus.

Applicants must have a valid unrestricted New York State driver's license and safe driving history as determined by the Company.  Driving record will be checked.

DUTIES:

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • On-air switching of programming and commercial insertion
  • Keeping FCC station and program logs
  • Recording and preparation of video/audio material for program and news play-out.
  • Transmitter remote control operation
  • Audio operation for production and/or live news
  • Operation of ENG vehicles
  • Basic equipment maintenance.

This job will be scheduled for 40 hours per week.  Scheduled days and shifts may vary.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

The following physical requirements are typical, but not all inclusive: Sight, hearing and manual dexterity to certify proper video and audio quality, driving vehicles, and to operate necessary equipment.  Mobility to retrieve materials from various locations in the station, to set-up cabling and equipment at live news sites.  Weight range of lifting: 60 pounds.

APPLY TO:

Send a cover letter and resume to:

Christine Kimball, Office Manager
WNYT-TV NewsChannel 13 – Job #: 9-14
715 North Pearl Street
Albany, NY 12204
Fax: (518) 436-5657
Email: ckimball@wnyt.com

No Telephone Calls Please

WNYT-TV IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.

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