Position Title:
Operations and Engineering Technician

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 Full-time Air Operations Technician

Responsibilities:
The Operations and Engineering Technician will be responsible for acquisition of signals utilizing digital satellite and microwave communications, related to KPRC's news operation. This individual will also operate KPRC's Master Control automation system and control the stations local and network programming as well as interstitial elements (breaking news, commercials, promos, PSAs, etc) for day-to-day operations, reviewing and verifying commercial playback logs, updating commercial breaks, ingesting and file transfer from multiple sources using file based technologies.

Qualifications:

An Associates Degree in Radio TV, Mass Communications, Electronics or Computer Science is desired. Bachelor degree preferred. Applicant must be open to new ideas, new technology and production methods. Solid work ethic and a positive approach to the job is a must. Strong IT skills, familiarity with Florical Automation System and HD/SD format experience are desired. This position features extensive on-the-job training and will require work during early morning hours, evening hours, weekends and holidays as part of a regular schedule.

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.

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

To apply please send resume via email or mail to:

Human Resources
8181 Southwest Freeway
Houston, Texas 77074
jbagwell@kprc.com
No Phone Calls Please

We are an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, marital status, disability, matriculation or political affiliation.

EOE/DRUG-FREE

Contact Information:

Name or Department:
Judi Bagwell

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

Email:
jbagwell@kprc.com

Telephone:
713-778-4748

Fax:
713-778-8995