Position Title:
IT Specialist/Broadcast Maintenance

Company:
PNS - KPRC-TV 2

FT/PT:
Full Time

Location of Position:
P. O. Box 2222
Houston, Texas

General Position Description:
KPRC TV Local 2, the Post Newsweek owned - NBC station in Houston, Texas is looking for an experienced and organized individual to support the station IT and broadcast facility.

Responsibilities:
Responsibilities will include providing installation, maintenance, and repair of IT and broadcast equipment in all areas of the KPRC-TV operation. The facility includes the following equipment: a blend of Windows servers and workstations, WAN, LAN, Microsoft Exchange Server, Active Directory, newsroom and automation systems, graphics systems, video servers, signal routing and distribution and other IT/Broadcast gear supporting digital workflows. This specialist will need to provide timely support for needs arising during live broadcasts.

NOTE: All of the essential functions of this position are not necessarily described in this posting.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 4 years experience in television working in IT and broadcast maintenance capacity with broadcast computer related hardware and software
  • In-depth knowledge of Microsoft operating systems (certification preferred) including Windows Servers, Microsoft Exchange
  • Working knowledge of administering and tuning SQL server
  • Working knowledge of Local Area Network and Wide Area Networks, including TCP/IP and network
  • Non-linear editing, FTP, encoding software, file formats, and HDTV systems, anti-virus software
  • Great communication, interpersonal, and learning skills

Comments:
Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a pre-employment alcohol and drug screening, investigative background check, employment/education verifications and reference checks. You must hold a valid driver's license and be insurable under Texas Law.

EOE/DRUG-FREE

Contact Information:

Name or Department:
Claudia Geyen

Address:
P. O. Box 2222 Houston, Texas 77252

Email:
cgeyen@kprc.com

Telephone:
713-778-4748

Fax:
713-778-8995