CBS Corporation Remote Broadcast Technician in Chicago, Illinois

Remote Broadcast Technician

REF#: 28454

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Radio

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time

JOB LOCATION: Chicago, IL, US

ABOUT US:

CBS RADIO is one of the largest major-market broadcast media operators in the United States and the undisputed leader in news and sports radio. Producing original audio and video content, live events and exclusive programming broadcast via on-air, online and mobile platforms, CBS RADIO reaches more than 72 million consumers nationwide each week. As a part of CBS Corporation, the division owns and operates 117 radio stations in 26 markets - including the top 10 as ranked by Nielsen Audio - as well as an extensive array of digital assets. CBS RADIO distributes its programming via AM, FM and HD Radio stations, Radio.com and CBS Local Digital Media apps, making engaging with audiences easier than ever before. For more information, please visit www.cbsradio.com.

DESCRIPTION:

This full-time position will support our Remote Broadcast Department, event related duties including but not limited to the following:

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Execution of Remote Broadcasts

  • Remote Line Tests

  • Execution of Audio for live performances

  • Setting up, testing, adjusting and tearing down recording equipment for live performances

  • Coordinate Equipment Maintenance

  • Maintain equipment inventory

  • Other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Previous Sound/Remote Broadcast experience preferred

  • Previous Technical/Audio Experience preferred

  • A valid driver’s license with clean driving record

  • Experience working in a fast paced, multi-tasking environment

  • Proven ability to work in a team focused environment

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled