Full Time Job

Technician, MCO / Operations


St. Louis, MO 07-30-2020
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

Technician, MCO/Operations (NE)

• Bachelors Degree in Communications preferred • 2 – 3 years in Master Control and other Broadcasting experience

Requirements- Knowledge Skills & Abilities:
• Operate broadcast equipment in Master Control for (8) channels.
• Operate equipment including automated on-air playback systems, media prep operations, satellite receiving equipment and server-based media storage systems
• Operation of Production Control Room Automation (Ross Overdrive), Production Audio, Camera robotics, Non-Linear editing, Microwave truck operations, Satellite Truck Operations
• Monitor transmitter remote systems- take transmitter readings and make remote adjustments to transmitter as needed
• Communication with all station departments, including making quick decisions and having the ability to react quickly to changing conditions, is required.
• Precise written skills are required in writing discrepancy reports daily and maintain written documentation of daily events and errors during assigned shifts.
• Able to lift at least 60 pounds.
• Build and decorates the set and/or provides props used for production
• Assist in the installation, operation, and maintenance broadcast equipment
• Provide production-related support as needed and may work with outside production facilities
• Assist in digital media productions, liaising with appropriate departments
• May convert analog recordings, film, or printed materials to digital format
• Maintains and stores equipment, records, and tapes
• Experience in television, film, or postproduction preferred but not required
• Must be able to interact well with video journalists, anchors, videographers, news managers, production, and engineering staff
• Detail oriented
• Excellent communication and organization skills
• Availability to work any shifts, including weekends and overnights.
• A valid driver's license is required, with a good driving record.

KTVI / KPLR are Equal Opportunity Employers.

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.
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