Full Time Job

Broadcast Engineer

KSLA

Shreveport, LA 10-02-2021
 
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
Broadcast Engineer - KSLA

About KSLA:

KSLA is the local CBS affiliate within Shreveport that supports viewers across the Northern Texas, Arkansas, Louisiana area with the station located in Shrevport, Louisiana. We also are affiliates for Circle, Bounce, GRIT, and DABL. We support the local area with daily news as well as a strong presence on over-the-top streaming services and on our digital web. Viewership is strong across over 300,000 households and continues to grow at a good pace. We have recently just expanded our technology to encompass news production automation to ensure that our local news continues to be a strong leader in our viewing area.

Job Summary/Description:

The Broadcast Engineer will provide support to local news casts, live broadcast needs, high power transmitter support, technical core and helpdesk support and other duties as assigned by the Chief Engineer. Knowledge of both broadcasting and information technology will be required as part of this job.

The primary job duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

> Should be familiar with supporting Windows operating systems, LINUX operating systems and Apple operating systems.
> Should be familiar with supporting non-linear video/audio editing software (Adobe, OBS, GV Edius).
> Should be familiar with automation systems. Ross Overdrive, BitCentral and Digital Broadcast is a plus. > General upkeep ofbroadcast systems in support of the daily broadcasts.
> Work with vendors on supporting above installed systems.> Support broadcast equipment as requested by station personnel and/or the Chief Engineer
> Work within set deadlines for projects as indicated from the Chief Engineer and/or corporate requests.

Qualifications/Requirements:

> The applicant should be able to lift to 50 pounds
> The applicant should have an applicable college degree with specializations in Computer Sciences or Engineering or have comparable work experience (minimum of 3 years working within this field of expertise)

Interested applicants can, go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on ''apply now'', we encourage you to upload your resume and cover letter

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rn8on3-3-80-3-192-42 in your application.

Company Profile
KSLA

Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.