28 days old

Broadcast Technicians

Cleveland, OH 44115
Position Title: Broadcast Technician

Position Summary:

Under the provisions of the ideastream Collective Bargaining Agreement the Broadcast Technician must assure programming is broadcast on schedule and in accordance with quality standards. Also performs all tape room functions.

Essential duties and responsibilities:

Program/monitor automation systems for a multi-channel television operation; assure all programs are cued and broadcast on time.

Assure all programs are available to the automation systems on a timely basis

Monitor EAS and Perform EAS procedures in accordance with FCC regulations; run weather or special crawls as required. Monitor on air signal at all times; correct problems or seek technical assistance.

Read electronic scopes and adjust signal as required.

Monitor and operate transmitter functions; take corrective action as needed.

Adjust satellite receivers.

Adjust break elements as needed.

Notify Traffic of problems with tapes, video server cuts etc.

Perform all network recordings to tape or server as required; assure quality. Prep all recordings for automatic playback.

Perform machine to machine editing. Perform all dubbing, duplicating functions.

Load spots into the video server.

Perform minor maintenance.

Operate equipment manually as necessary

Maintain updated knowledge of FCC rules and regulations.



Knowledge of basic electronics (audio/visual scopes). Knowledge of FCC rules and regulations. Demonstrated ability to operate required video/audio equipment. Computer literacy, experience operating windows applications. Demonstrated problem solving and decision making skills. Demonstrated ability to work without close supervision. Demonstrated ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously. Ability to react quickly and accurately in a fast paced live environment.


Experience in broadcast operations very helpful.


Associates Degree or Technical Training in video production/engineering technology or equivalent experience.

Essential Physical Demands and Working Environment:

Ability to see, communicate, hear and utilize electronic communication devices. Physical ability for fine motor manipulation of instruments. Must be able to sit for long periods of time and maintain attention to monitors.



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