Loading...
Share this Job

Maintenance Technician

6694

Minneapolis, MN, US, 55403

Other
Minneapolis
Full-Time

CBS News and Stations, brings together the power of CBS News, 28 owned television stations in 17 major U.S. markets, CBSN, CBSN Local platforms, local websites and cbsnews.com, under one umbrella. CBS News and Stations is home to the nation’s #1 news program 60 MINUTES, CBSN, the first 24/7 digital streaming news network, the award-winning broadcasts CBS MORNINGS, CBS SATURDAY MORNING, the CBS EVENING NEWS WITH NORAH O’DONNELL, CBS SUNDAY MORNING, CBS WEEKEND NEWS, 48 HOURS and FACE THE NATION WITH MARGARET BRENNAN. CBS News and Stations also produces the award-winning 60 MINUTES+ for Paramount+. CBS News and Stations provides news and information for the CBS Television Network,  CBSNews.com, CBSN, CBS News Radio and podcasts, CBS Mobile, Paramount + and other digital platforms. CBS News and Stations is dedicated to providing the highest quality journalism under standards it pioneered and continues to set in today’s digital age. CBS News earns more prestigious journalism awards than any other broadcast network.  

 

This role maintains, repairs and installs all technical equipment.

• Installs, maintains and helps document all technical facilities, equipment and related software.
• This includes but is not limited to: satellite, microwave, fiber optic and MPEG 2/4 transport, UHF and VHF ATSC digital transmission systems, studio and operations automation systems, control room and routing switchers, IT systems and networks, file based media systems and facility HVAC, electrical and security systems.
• The Engineer must interface closely with technology users to identify, trouble shoot and correct problems.
• Candidate must be able to effectively multi-task and access priorities in a fast-paced winning team culture.
• Candidate is required to join IBEW Local 292 Union.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

• Two-year degree or higher, or certificate in Electronics, Engineering, IT or equivalent electronics
• IT training and experience strongly preferred
• Minimum 5 years’ experience in television broadcast and television equipment maintenance and repair
• A proven “hands on” maintenance background is required
• Proven ability to assist and/or lead engineering projects as assigned, including implementation of emerging technologies
• SBE certification is a plus
• Must be results-oriented, innovative and demonstrate leadership
• Must understand and abide by EHS safety rules and procedures that pertain to related job functions
• Must have a valid Driver’s License
• Ability to lift 50 pounds and push 75 pounds

 

ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet. 

 

At ViacomCBS, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. ViacomCBS is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status. 

 

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access. https://www.viacomcbs.com/careers as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by calling 212.846.5500 or by sending an email to viacomaccommodations@viacom.com. Only messages left for this purpose will be returned. 


Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis