Technician

Job Number: R50011040

Brand: Fox TV Stations

Job Type: Engineering

Location: Las Vegas, Nevada

Job Posting Date: January 22, 2020

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OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

Fox TV Stations

FOX Television Stations is one of the nation's largest owned-and-operated network broadcast groups, comprising 28 stations in 17 markets and covering over 37% of U.S. television homes. This includes seven duopolies in the top 10 markets: New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Dallas, San Francisco, Washington, D.C. and Houston; as well as duopolies in Minneapolis, Phoenix, Orlando and Charlotte.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Must be able to work independently, but in a team environment while monitoring and scrubbing multiple stations with Volicon and iTX Desktop clients, per standard operating procedures, with focus on quality of service.  Use Manage Engine ticketing software to make changes to traffic logs as requested by Traffic and Promotions departments.  Will work closely with management and notify and escalate FCC compliance, automation, transmission and other issues that are critical to the operations.  Take initial steps to troubleshoot issues pertaining to iTX automation and perform other duties as assigned by management.

2-3 years master control or other broadcast experience and ability to follow standardized processes and procedures required to ensure FCC compliance of stations served.  Knowledge and understanding of automation systems (preferably Grass Valley iTX) and familiarity with broadcast systems such as DASDEC EAS, Volicon monitoring, discrepancy software (preferably Pikolo) and health reporting software (preferably Statmon).  Must be able to proficiently operate multiple PCs.  Have knowledge of Microsoft Outlook, Excel and Word as well as Adobe Acrobat is required.  Must possess strong attention to detail and the ability to work on multiple and concurrent tasks with in-depth troubleshooting skills.

EOE/M/F/Veteran/Disabled


Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans.  Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job. Examples of a reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter, or using specialized equipment.  Please send an email to ftsadminjobs@foxtv.com or call (212) 301-5853, or visit our readily accessible office located at 1185 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10036, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you.”

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

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