Operations Technician

WISN TV, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Date PostedDecember 28, 2017
IndustryTV Jobs
Job StatusNot Specified
SalaryNot Specified

WISN-TV has a part-time opening for an experienced broadcast Operations Technician. The Operations Technician maintains the technical integrity of the station’s on-air signals and its equipment from acquisition to distribution. The Operations Technician will be responsible to communicate effectively with the production department, as this is integral for a smooth outcome of newscasts. This position supports all station efforts in-house and on remote location.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Operate robotic cameras and studio floor directing

  • Basic multi-media computer skill and familiarity with current Internet technology including downloading of materials for promos and commercial client spots

  • Assist with promotional effort at station-sponsored community events as assigned.

  • Work as needed in control room in technical positions (including camera control, audio and TD)

  • Non-linear editing as needed for TV News-Creative Services Productions

  • Other duties as assigned by the TV Operations Manager

Experience Requirements:

  • Should have 2+ years of experience working as an operations technician at a commercial television station with extensive experience in operating a wide variety of broadcast equipment

  • Related military experience will be considered

Qualification Requirements:

  • Must have a solid background in operation of broadcast television systems and equipment


  • College Degree preferred but not required

  • Military training and experience will be considered

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