Full Time Job

Supervising Engineer

Nexstar

Peoria, IL 04-17-2022
 
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
• The Supervising Engineer is responsible for the supervising of operators as well as scheduling and timecard approval. This position will also work with other departments and will need to fill in on an operator position when needed.
• Supervise production operators
• Schedule operators and approve timecards
• Segments content and clips to the server and then trims and modifies it
• Operate TD, Audio, and Graphics positions
• Monitors strength, clarity and reliability of incoming and outgoing signals and adjusts equipment as necessary to maintain quality broadcasts
• Selects sources from which programming will be received, or through which programming will be transmitted
• Reports equipment problems and ensures that repairs are made and makes emergency repairs to equipment when necessary and possible
• Report to Chief Engineer/Director of Engineering
• Performs other duties as assigned.

Requirements & Skills:
• Technical degree in Digital Electronics, Broadcasting, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience
• Fluency in English
• Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
• Minimum two solid years' experience with digital electronics systems in a television broadcasting environment
• Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment.
• Strong PC/MS Office experience
• Experience with digital transmitters and other broadcast-related equipment
• Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rev931-34-231-147-28-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Nexstar

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.