13 hours

Technician, MCO/Operations

Tribune Company
Salt Lake City, UT
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Technician, MCO/Operations in Salt Lake City, Utah | Careers at UT-Salt Lake City;5020 Amelia Earhart Drive (KSTU)
  • Technician, MCO/Operations

    Location US-UT-Salt Lake City
    Posted Date 1 month ago(7/9/2019 4:57 PM)
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  • Overview

    KSTU FOX 13 a Tribune Broadcasting station has an opening for a Master Control Operator to work in our Salt Lake City Operation Center. The ideal candidate has experience with broadcast automation systems and/or strong computer skills or IT experience. Experience working in a broadcast hub facility is highly desired.



    • Monitors the automation system for proper event execution
    • Prepares syndicated programming, runs commercial breaks during newscasts and high-value network and sports programming
    • Accurately checks every aspect of each log in the automation system
    • Keeps all stations in compliance with FCC rules and regulations governing television broadcasters including EAS requirements, closed captioning logs and compliance with the FCC Children’s Television Act
    • Verifies material airing via the program log; researches and contacts appropriate source for missing material
    • Monitors transmitters and tower lights under the FCC regulations
    • Other duties as assigned



    • College degree in Telecommunications pred; equivalent experience required
    • Minimum of 2 years in Master Control pred, experience in a master control HUB desired
    • Must be capable of using IT-based equipment in a broadcast environment
    • Computer knowledge, familiarity with server playback and recording, and automation systems pred
    • Knowledge of satellite spot delivery systems pred
    • Must be able to work independently with a high degree of accuracy and have the ability to solve problems
    • Must be able to work a flexible schedule including nights, holidays, weekends & ON CALL shifts
    • Must be able to work under deadlines and have the ability to multi-task




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    Posted: 2019-08-22 Expires: 2019-09-21

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