Engineering Maintenance Technician

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Ref#: 27968
CBS Business Unit: CBS Television Stations
Job Type: Full-Time Staff
Job Schedule: Full-Time
Job Location: Baltimore, MD, US

About Us:
CBS Television Stations consists of 29 owned-and-operated stations, including 16 that are part of the CBS Television Network, eight affiliates of The CW Network, three independent stations and two MyNetworkTV affiliates. Among its stations are WCBS-TV and WLNY-TV (New York), KCBS-TV and KCAL-TV (Los Angeles), WBBM-TV (Chicago), KYW-TV and WPSG-TV (Philadelphia), KTVT-TV and KTXA-TV (Dallas-Ft. Worth), KPIX-TV and KBCW-TV (San Francisco), WBZ-TV and WSBK-TV (Boston), WUPA-TV (Atlanta), WWJ-TV and WKBD-TV (Detroit), KSTW-TV (Seattle), WTOG-TV (Tampa-St. Petersburg), WCCO-TV (Minneapolis), KCNC-TV (Denver), WFOR-TV and WBFS-TV (Miami), KOVR-TV and KMAX-TV (Sacramento), KDKA-TV and WPCW-TV (Pittsburgh), WJZ-TV (Baltimore), as well as WCCO-TV’s satellite stations KCCO-TV (Alexandria, Minn.) and KCCW-TV (Walker, Minn.).
Description:
Troubleshoot and repair a variety of professional broadcast video, computer and RF transmission equipment. May also be involved with installation and maintenance of IP-based systems and servers. Ability to read schematics and understand technical manuals required. Must be able to work day or night shifts.

Machines to Operate:
Test and Measurements Equipment
Computers
Various other Television Broadcast/Production Equipment
Qualifications:

Required:

Applicant should have a minimum of 5 years television broadcast maintenance experience with strong hands-on capability operating and repairing studio and ENG equipment; including News vans and Satellite trucks. Experience with non-linear editing systems and station automation. Computer networking and video servers experience a plus. Participation in technical projects including installation, wiring, integration, testing and troubleshooting a must. Applicant should be familiar with basic video and RF test equipment and troubleshooting techniques. Must have the ability to work independently and/or with a team and work under deadlines.

EEO Statement:
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
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