IT Support/Maintenance Engineer

Category: Engineering
Position/Title: IT Support/Maintenance Engineer
Details:

WLKY TV is looking for an IT / Maintenance Engineer to join our station. This position is responsible for Supporting IT and Maintenance Television engineering at our station and website. The IT Support Engineer will perform day-to-day maintenance and carry out upkeep of computers and network infrastructure and printers and provide user support. This position will also support television operations and automation systems.

Job Responsibilities:

·         Support IT operations under the direction of the IT Manager and Director of Engineering.

·         Maintain LAN/IT infrastructure, installation and support of network hardware & software

·         Consult with end users and install desktop, laptop and workstation computers based on company direction

·         Provide technical guidance and support to end users Conducts troubleshooting, installation, research, documentation, and cabling tasks.

·         Consult with end users to determine and troubleshoot hardware, software and system problems

·         Advise on and perform upgrades, after consultation, tailored to the end user’s specific needs

·         Maintains production equipment including robotic camera system, production switcher, play out servers, graphics devices, lighting systems, weather graphics and weather systems, audio consoles, microphones, and IFBs.

·         Maintains digital transmitters, microwave central receive sites, satellite antenna systems, signal distribution and routing systems, processing systems, monitoring devices, and automation systems.

Vacancy Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 8/24/2016
Closing Date: 9/24/2016
City: Louisville
State: Kentucky
Experience:

Experience Requirements:

  • Engineering or Computer environment for a minimum of two-years of an accredited technical electronics school equivalent or equivalent work experience.
  • Some IT work experience and the desire to succeed
  • Experience in the television broadcast setting is preferred

 

Requirements:

Qualifications Requirements:

  • Current knowledge of Microsoft Windows desktop and server operating systems
  • Network and stand-alone printers and digital copiers
  • Mobile device support & connectivity
  • Desired to have experience maintaining and troubleshooting digital broadcast transmitters
  • VPN, Cisco equipment, TCP/IP and subnets, NAS, LAN ManagementPossess the positive attitude of a collaborative team player
  • Ability to work under pressure in a fast paced environment with constant deadlines
  • Demonstrate professional interpersonal and communication skills
  • Must have the ability to work effectively with other team members and independently
  • Must be capable of following instructions, verbal and written
  • Must have the ability work with minimal supervision

Education:

BS or BA in Computer Science, Information Science or Information Technology or an equivalent combination of training and real world work experience.

Contact: To Apply: Apply online at careers.hearsttelevision.com.
EOE M/F/D/V
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IT Media Tech

Category:
Media – Journalism – Newspaper

Position/Title:
IT Media Tech

Primary Industry:
Broadcasting – Radio – TV

Manage Others:
No

Details:

WHAS11 has an opening for an IT Professional who has technical
experience with media oriented technologies including a strong
understanding of content management systems and remote operations
support. The ideal candidate will be able to deploy, configure, maintain
and monitor all active equipment in order to ensure smooth daily
operations. Additionally, a stellar performer will have a problem
solving/solutions oriented mentality with the desire to learn, and will
practice perseverance with trouble-shooting to ensure that ongoing
problems and general maintenance are managed effectively and
efficiently. Daily responsibilities include:

Fully support, configure, maintain, and upgrade servers and equipment
Ensure network security and connectivity
Monitor network performance (availability, utilization, throughput, and latency); test for weaknesses and develop solutions
Specify system requirements and design solutions
Research and make recommendations on server systems
Protect station network and equipment from IT risk, including malware, viruses, and other similar threats

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace.

Vacancy Type:
Full Time

Date Posted:
8/24/2016

Closing Date:
10/15/2016

City:
Louisville – 40202

State:
Kentucky

URL:
http://www.whas11.com

Experience:
3 Year(s)

Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or 3 to 5 years related experience in a multi-platform IT environment
Experience with Broadcast Automation, Graphics, Editors, Switchers, Routers
Hands
on experience with networking, routing and switching; Experience with
firewalls, Internet VPN’s remote implementation, troubleshooting, and
problem resolution
Familiarity with backup and recovery software and methodologies
Excellent knowledge of best practices around management, control, and monitoring of broadcast infrastructure
Excellent project management skills with proven experience managing media technology projects
Demonstrated sensitivity in handling confidential information
Can successfully communicate technical information in a non-technical manner
apply at whas11.com.

This is a Union Position and requires membership in IBEW.About TEGNA:
TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA), formerly Gannett Co., Inc., is comprised of a dynamic portfolio of media and digital businesses that provide content that matters and brands that deliver. TEGNA reaches more than 90 million Americans and delivers highly relevant, useful and smart content, when and how people need it, to make the best decisions possible. TEGNA Media includes 46 television stations and is the largest independent station group of major network affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching approximately one-third of all television households nationwide. TEGNA Digital is comprised of Cars.com, the leading online destination for automotive consumers, CareerBuilder, a global leader in human capital solutions, and other powerful brands such as G/O Digital and Cofactor. For more information, visit www.TEGNA.com.

TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.

Contact Company:
Louisville,KY

Contact E-Mail:
amarkenson@tegna.com

Contact Details:
Alison Markenson

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Digital Content Reporter

Category:
Media – Journalism – Newspaper

Position/Title:
Digital Content Reporter

Primary Industry:
Broadcasting – Radio – TV

Manage Others:
No

Details:

WHAS11, the TEGNA station and ABC affiliate in Louisville, KY is
seeking a Digital Content Reporter to help expand our growing digital
platforms.

If you have the desire to create engaging, clickable
stories and share them on social media and on-air, then this is the
place to showcase your skills.

Job Requirements

The
position is responsible for developing and publishing original content
for whas11.com and our social media accounts, and monitoring all
local news beats and trending digital sources to evaluate and assign
coverage for all platforms at WHAS11.

The right candidate is a
passionate, strong writer who can find and develop original, engaging
content that drives social engagement using text, video, and multimedia
and can work well as part of a technically savvy team that collaborates
with content producers and reporters to develop valuable, relevant
content on all platforms. A strong working knowledge of the Louisville
area is important. Candidate must also be willing to work various
shifts.

You must be able to shoot, edit, write and turn daily
pieces. You must be creative and offer a willingness to “push the
envelope.”

You must be a self-starter who we can count on—to show up on time, motivated and ready to roll.

Previous newsroom experience preferred but not mandatory. Must be willing to work flexible days and hours.

Responsibilities include:

Covering breaking news events as part of a fast-paced digital team
Strong writing skills
Solid news knowledge – preferably of the Louisville market
Working in multiple content management systems
Editing and managing video on digital platforms
Knowledgeable about how to use social media to generate digital traffic and engagement
Researching, creating, and publishing original content to wtsp.com
Ability to identify potentially viral stories
Ability to work with reporters to develop assigned stories
Working under tight deadlines
Planning ahead for social and digital coverage of events
Ability to manage content on a variety of platforms including desktop, mobile sites, apps and social media

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace.

Vacancy Type:
Full Time

Date Posted:
8/18/2016

Closing Date:
12/15/2016

City:
Louisville – 40202

State:
Kentucky

URL:
http://www.whas11.com

Experience:
3 Year(s)

Requirements:
Three years’ experience working in news as a digital producer and/or on an assignment desk

Strong communication skills
Ability to prioritize and manage requests from various sources and work well with varied personalities on deadline
Experience
working in a digital content management system like WordPress, Lakana,
Brightcove, and with digital photo and video editing tools
Excellent writing, editing, and proofreading skills
Outstanding interpersonal, organizational, and time-management skills
Apply at WHAS11.com or TEGNA.com

About TEGNA:

TEGNA
Inc. (NYSE: TGNA), formerly Gannett Co., Inc., is comprised of a
dynamic portfolio of media and digital businesses that provide content
that matters and brands that deliver. TEGNA reaches more than 90 million
Americans and delivers highly relevant, useful and smart content, when
and how people need it, to make the best decisions possible. TEGNA Media
includes 46 television stations and is the largest independent station
group of major network affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching
approximately one-third of all television households nationwide. TEGNA
Digital is comprised of Cars.com, the leading online destination for
automotive consumers, CareerBuilder, a global leader in human capital
solutions, and other powerful brands such as G/O Digital and Cofactor.
For more information, visit www.TEGNA.com.

TEGNA
Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO
employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all
qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national
origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual
orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability,
enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation,
veteran status or genetic information.

Contact Company:
Louisville,KY

Contact E-Mail:
amarkenson@tegna.com

Contact Details:
Alison Markenson

Apply Online URL:
http://whas11.com or TEGNA.com

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Assistant News Specialists

WAVE 3 News, the Raycom Media, NBC affiliate in Louisville, KY has 2  immediate openings for a part-time Assistant News Specialist focusing on the technical aspects of newscast production. The successful candidate will: operate teleprompter, studio cameras, audio, and run graphics. Other duties will include contributing stories to WAVE3.com and our mobile apps as well as associate producing and editing video. Previous television experience preferred. The hours will vary and may include early mornings, late nights and weekends. Please complete online application and attach cover letter and resume.

https://careers-raycommedia.icims.com/jobs/5643/assistant-news-specialist/job

https://careers-raycommedia.icims.com/jobs/5645/assistant-news-specialist/job

No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V

Country Program Director in Murray KY

COUNTRY PROGRAM DIRECTOR IN MURRAY KY

Forever Communications has a great opportunity for a Program Director in Murray KY for Froggy 103.7-WFGS. We need a strong leader that can continue to grow the Froggy brand across all platforms.

In addition to being a true team player, you must be well-versed in all aspects of programming including on-air presentation, music scheduling, coaching talent, promotions, marketing and content development. Digital acumen is a must as well as a strong willingness to work closely with the sales team to grow revenue.

Please email your materials to jmims@forevercom.com.

Forever Communications is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Master Control Operator

Category:
Engineering

Position/Title:
Master Control Operator

Details:

WLKY-TV has an opening for a Master Control operator who is a
self-motivated, detail oriented, organized multi-tasking team player. This person is responsible for the equipment that provides the content of our broadcast on-air program streams. Candidate will be responsible for monitoring multiple air channels, acquiring, ingesting and preparing content, executing playlists, maintaining regulatory compliance, assuring quality control of on air product, and documenting transmission events. This position involves ingesting commercials and programs, timing them and making sure they all play on air properly.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate live and taped programming for broadcast
  • Maintaining on air operation to include running commercials, network and local programming
  • Monitors multiple channels to ensure regulatory compliance and quality signals.
  • Operate Harris Automation equipment
  • Follow FCC monitoring and EAS procedures.
  • Observing transmitters and taking readings
  • Maintains program and transmitter logs.
  • Executes, edits, updates, and appends playlists.
  • Acquires content from various distributors.
  • Reports equipment issues and transmission discrepancies.

Vacancy Type:
Full Time

Date Posted:
8/16/2016

Closing Date:
9/16/2016

City:
Louisville

State:
Kentucky

Experience:

Experience Requirements:

Must have computer and software experience.

Prior exposure to television station operations
and newscast production a plus.

Requirements:

Qualifications Requirements:

  • Computer literacy is mandatory.
  • Attention to details is imperative.
  • Applicant must be able to multi-task
  • Must be a team player with strong interpersonal skills
  • Operational knowledge and experience with master control activities and functions
  • Knowledge of VizRT graphics a plus
  • Ability to learn specialized software applications
  • Aptitude for operating electronic equipment for broadcast and production requirements.

Education:

Technical school or completion of college level  technical courses a plus or equivalent work experience

Contact:
To Apply:
Apply online at careers.hearsttelevision.com.

EOE
M/F/D/V

General Sales Manager

Sales Manager in Columbus, IN needed to train and actively coach local direct sales people in the field. Our three-station cluster has averaged 6% local sales increases the past 5 years. “Customers First” is not a platitude here, it is our sales culture. We invest in ongoing education and teaching our sales force about the business of business. We are genuinely engaged in building our clients’ businesses through the best practices. If you buy into the vision/mission of being the best in the business and not always schlepping packages, then you should apply. This Midwest market is above average in all the good things, family life, schools, parks, the arts and economically is the #1 place to locate a business, thus ensuring continued vitality. We have a fun, team-oriented, family environment that is just the opposite of the rat race at the public stock held companies. If you are a genuine person of good character you could retire here. $85K+ package includes healthcare, 401k, vacation, holidays (all the usual). This is a chance to lead the sales effort for a multi FM cluster and relocate your family to a truly great community.

Express your interest to Mike King by emailing mking@qmix.com.

Reporter/MMJ

14 News, the Tri-State’s News and Weather Leader and NBC affiliate in Evansville, Indiana has an opening for a Reporter/Video Journalist (MMJ). Successful candidate will need a Bachelor degree in Journalism or related field. Minimum 1-2 years reporting experience/live reporting. Ability to tell memorable stories and experience in breaking major news stories preferred. Candidate will shoot their own material using PS High Definition cameras and edit on non-linear equipment. Must demonstrate strong news judgment, a keen sense of logistics and the ability to work well under pressure with strong “live” reporting skills. Candidate will gather, write and present news reports for various newscasts including 14news.com, variety of social networking platforms and will perform other duties as assigned by Content Management. If qualified, please apply online and attach cover letter and resume at https://careers-raycommedia.icims.com. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V