Full Time Job

Feed Room Operator


Chicago, IL 02-04-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

WGN America is currently seeking a Feed Room Operator.


The WGN America Feed room operator will be responsible for operation of multiple systems associated with the NewsNation operation.

• Ability to quickly manage, tune in and record TVU's, LiveU, Dejero, Zoom, Microwave and Satellite signals for WGN America's News Nation.
• Knowledge of Adobe Premiere, Bitcentral and ENPS systems a plus. Undergradute degree in broadcasting or similar major required.
• Good communication skills and the ability to quickly multi-task is essential.
• Three to five years television news gathering and microwave experience is required.

The Chicago facility originates two national television networks and WGN-TV/Channel 9. This position is a full time staff position which will require membership in IBEW.

Company Profile

Nexstar Media Group is America’s largest local television and media company with 196 full power stations (including partner stations) in 114 markets addressing nearly 63% of US television households and a growing digital media operation.